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21 Emmy-Worthy Performances By Food In A Television Series

Behind every great acting performance is a piece of food that is also acting.

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6. Wee-Bey's pit sandwich and potato salad from The Wire

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Seen in: Season 1 finale, "Sentencing."

Sandwich's most memorable quote: [convinces Wee-Bey to falsely confess to murders he didn't commit in order to protect his boss]


12. The Ron Swanson "Turkey Burger" from Parks and Recreation

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Seen in: Ron Swanson referenced this mythical turkey burger (which consists of a fried turkey leg inserted into a cooked hamburger) in the episode "Soulmates," but the burger wasn't shown on screen until Nick Offerman made this Jimmy Fallon appearance.

Burger's most memorable quote: [stuffs fried turkey leg into oversize hamburger]


20. George Sr.'s ice cream sandwiches from Arrested Development

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Seen in: Several episodes, most notably "Top Banana."

Sandwich's most memorable quote: [distracts George Sr., is favorite treat of Orange County inmates]