Everyone has a favorite Thanksgiving side dish -- that one food you'll inevitably fill up on as you glop a second, third, or fourth serving onto your plate. Maybe you're a sucker for stuffing, sweet potato casserole, or even yams (no, they're definitely not the same thing). But how do preferences differ coast to coast? Does geography play into the popularity of certain sides or desserts?
Fortunately, the answers to those burning questions are a little clearer now thanks to a new infographic that identifies the most popular Thanksgiving foods in every state.
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This new survey of favorite Turkey Day food was compiled by a research team at General Mills, which looked into the most frequently searched recipes in a given state between November 1 and Thanksgiving of 2016 on three different popular recipe sites: BettyCrocker.com, Pillsbury.com, and Tablespoon.com.
The range of recipes may be a bit more diverse than you'd expect, and a couple whose inclusion in a Thanksgiving sides spread may seem a bit puzzling (looking at you, Mississippi). To find out where your state settles into the mix, check out the map (shown above) and the full breakdown:
Alabama -- Sausage balls Alaska -- Cinnamon rolls Arizona -- Shrimp Arkansas -- Chicken and dumplings California -- Macaroni and cheese Colorado -- Cranberry sauce Connecticut -- Butternut Delaware -- Sweet potato casserole Florida -- Pumpkin cheese cake Georgia -- Sweet potato caserole Hawaii -- Crescent recipes Idaho -- Biscuits Illinois -- Mashed potatoes Indiana -- Peanut butter cookies Iowa -- Monkey bread Kansas -- Pinwheels Kentucky -- Chicken and dumplings Louisiana -- Cornbread stuffing Maine -- Chicken pot pie Maryland -- Crab cake Massachusetts -- Cheesecake Michigan -- Chili Minnesota -- Green bean casserole Mississippi -- Chicken spaghetti Missouri -- Breakfast casserole Montana -- Oven roasted vegetables Nebraska -- Monkey bread Nevada -- Peanut butter cookies New Hampshire -- Blueberry pie New Jersey -- Crab cake New Mexico -- Pecan pie New York -- Cheesecake North Carolina -- Sweet potato pie North Dakota -- Apple crisp Ohio -- Buffalo chicken dip Oklahoma -- Pecan pie Oregon -- Bread stuffing Pennsylvania -- Buffalo chicken dip Rhode Island -- Monkey bread South Carolina -- Sweet potato pie South Dakota -- Pumpkin pie Tennessee -- Sausage balls Texas -- Chicken spaghetti Utah -- Crescent recipes Vermont -- Butternut squash soup Virginia -- Macaroni and cheese Washington -- Sugar cookies West Virginia -- Buffalo chicken dip Wisconsin -- Shrimp Wyoming -- Pork chop