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    25 Controversial Food Opinions That Have Me Questioning My Own Tastes

    "Most food is better when eaten cold."

    When it comes to food, everyone has their own unique tastes and preferences. A dish that one person considers delicious may make another person gag in disgust.

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    Even though people have such different tastes, there are some food opinions that really go against the grain and make people say, "Wait, what?" Reddit user u/QueenCreeper786 posed the question, "What is the most controversial food opinion that you hold?" The results really took me by surprise. Here are some of the most shocking responses:

    1. "Goldfish crackers make a great cereal. Yes, add milk. Try it."

    u/patity92

    2. "Peas should only be eaten frozen."

    u/__wookie__

    3. "Cheese does not belong on pizza."

    u/EnumeratedWalrus

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    4. "Fries taste better with mayonnaise than with ketchup."

    u/No-Vermicelli4772

    5. "I eat kiwis with the skin on — like an apple."

    u/Typhillius

    6. "Muffins are just cake disguised as breakfast food."

    u/Chilulu3

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    7. "Nutella is flavorful, but it's really just oily trash. I feel like I'm eating chocolate margarine."

    u/llathosv2

    8. "MSG is awesome. I put that shit in a salt shaker 50/50 with table salt and use it in everything that calls for salt. Pure umami is game-changing."

    u/TacoManPJ

    9. "Well-done steak is arguably better than medium-rare."

    u/ColdAprilMorning

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    10. "Cornbread is cake. Yeah, that’s right."

    u/livestardustpuppet

    11. "Papaya tastes like ass."

    u/Pussydestroyer885

    12. "Garlic is fucking horrible."

    u/notinthelimbo

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    13. "Avocados are overrated. Yeah, they are good, but I know so many people who will pay $20 for two pieces of toast covered in green slime."

    u/Champu112

    14. "Deep dish pizza is just a casserole. Change my mind."

    u/Knob_Goblin

    15. "Shrimp are ocean insects. You might as well be eating a hornet or dragonfly."

    u/Gibsonfan159

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    16. "Fruit and chocolate actually DON'T taste good together."

    u/gothdreamer

    17. "White chocolate is just nasty. It's an insult to real chocolate."

    u/crypticfroggy

    18. "Pickles and peanut butter taste criminally good together."

    u/A_Very_Sus_Bush

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    19. "Hot dogs are sandwiches. Tacos are sandwiches. Empanadas are sandwiches. Pop-Tarts are sandwiches. Food that's on top of or surrounding another food is a sandwich."

    u/PMMEUrHopesNDreams

    20. "I HATE the middle part of an Oreo."

    u/Professional-Net-799

    21. "Cheese is really bad, in almost every way."

    u/Adriana_C_W

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    22. "Most food is better when eaten cold — especially meat dishes."

    u/rathillet

    23. "Bacon is extremely overrated."

    u/mrPastyMuffin

    24. "Oatmeal raisin cookies are better than chocolate chip."

    u/remes1234

    25. Finally: "Soup isn't a food — it's a drink."

    u/sycarte

    What's your most controversial food opinion? Drop it in the comments below!

    Note: Submissions have been edited for length and/or clarity.