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Happy National Tortellini Day

The vast majority of Americans are raving fans of tortellini

Consider this:

91% of Americans like tortellini.

To conduct the Three Bridges Tortellini Day Survey, the researchers at Three Bridges [www.threebridges.com/] — a chef-crafted pasta, sauce, and meal brand that makes clean eating easy—asked 2,000 Americans how they go ‘tort’ally crazy for America’s favorite pasta.

*** THREEBRIDGES.COM TORTELLINI DAY SURVEY ***
(survey of 2,000 Americans, conducted on Feb. 6. 2018)

>> LESS THAN 1% OF AMERICANS HATE TORTELLINI

Among those who know what tortellini is (hello, 74% of Americans!) 38% say they love it, while another 53% like it. Only 9% dislike it.

>> 35% OF AMERICANS THINK TORTELLINI IS FANCIER THAN NORMAL PASTA

Another 28% say tortellini makes them feel fancy, even if they’re just adding sauce. 7% of Americans have even served it to impress someone!

>> 1 IN 10 AMERICANS HAVE MADE THEIR OWN TORTELLINI

Another 6% say they’ll only eat homemade tortellini. The other 94% thank heavens for pre-made pasta.

>> 78% OF AMERICANS GO CRAZY FOR CHEESE

America’s top 5 favorite tortellini fillings are:

#1: Cheese (21%)

#2: Triple cheese (19%)

#3: Chicken and cheese (19%)

#4: Spinach and cheese (19%)

#5: Italian sausage (13%)

Women are almost 10% more likely to prefer cheese in their tortellini (81 vs. 72%).

*** Source: www.threebridges.com ***

So, we want to hear it in the comments! What’s your favorite type of tortellini?

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