Top 20+ signs you might be a foodie

Am I a Foodie?

First things first: what does “foodie” mean anyway? According to the Cambridge Dictionary, “a foodie seeks new food experiences as a hobby rather than simply eating out of convenience or hunger”. Can you relate to that?

Well, these 20+ signs will help you figure out if you have what it takes to call yourself a foodie. And if you do, how much of a Foodie are you? Continue reading to find out. Here are 20+ Signs You Might Be a Foodie!

Top 20+ signs you might be a foodie

You know you are a foodie when…

  • You plan your vacations around meals, not tourist attractions;
  • Grocery shopping is your favorite thing to do;
  • You have more kitchen supplies than clothes;
  • You’ve seen every Chef’s Table episode;
  • You have visited some of the places Anthony Bourdain visited on his shows;
  • Googling ‘best places to eat” is always on your Pre-Travel Checklist;
  • You firmly believe that food is the key to a great party;
  • You’re so excited to eat you forget to take a photo of your meal;
  • You can turn leftovers into a whole new delicious meal with the addition of a few herbs and spices;
  • You make bread from scratch at home;
  • You know a few plate techniques and you plate food like a Pro;
  • You don’t eat fast food;
  • You always try to use locally sourced ingredients;
  • You firmly believe that local spices are the best souvenirs to bring back from your travels;
  • You know that Poutine is not just the president of Russia;
  • You appreciate the old methods of food preservation;
  • Friends, family and co-workers ask you for lists of places to eat no matter the city;
  • You talk about food while eating;
  • You experiment instead of always relying on recipes;
  • You try a dish even when you risk an allergy from it;
  • Your work breaks are always around food;
  • Your fondest memories were made when gathered around a table;
  • You want your kids to grow up and cook for you.

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Now that you’ve realized you’re a foodie…

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