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The most popular food-related search term fires up Google


Tuesday 16 August 2011 00:00 BST
(Elena Elisseeva/

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Despite the onset of shorter days and signs of fall lurking in the Northern hemisphere, the most popular food-related product search on Google over the last week is the culinary equivalent of summer - the grill.

According to Google Insights, as of August 16 at 1:30 p.m. GMT, the most common search term in the Food and Drinks category worldwide for the past seven days was "grill," followed by the terms "wine," "food," "coffee" and "juicer."

Topping the Google search hits for grill is the barbecue brand Weber, which boasts of its new Cadillac of barbecues this season, the Summit S-670, a top-of-the-line machine with a high heat searing station, tuck-away rotisserie system, and smoker box and burner.

"Flavorizer bars" are also angled at a pitch to direct juices down and away from the burners to prevent flare-ups.

Here's a look at the top 10 food-related product searches for the past seven days, worldwide.

1. Grill

2. Wine

3. Food

4. Coffee

5. Juicer

6. KitchenAid

7. Kettle

8. Cookware

9. Toaster

10. Blender

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