here is the dish that the French cook the most on match nights!

For several days, our summer evenings have been punctuated by Euro 2024 football. And that’s good, because a HelloFresh x OpinionWay survey revealed what the French’s favorite dish was on match nights.

Since June 14, football aficionados vibrate to the rhythm of Euro 2024. For a month, and just before moving on to the long-awaited Paris 2024 Olympic Games, sports fans will follow the adventure of the French team.

And who says football evening, says meal with friends. If some people will decide to make different preparations as an aperitif dinner, others will rather focus on recipes synonymous with simplicity and speed.

Pizza, leader in homemade recipes

HelloFreshthe leader in cooking boxes, has teamed up with OpinionWay fora study devoted to French meals during Euro football 2024. The first rather surprising information to emerge from this study is the decline in home deliveries and take-out meals.

Indeed, 86% of French people intend to cook on match nights. Among the reasons given to justify this desire: the lower price than delivered or takeaway meals (29%), the healthier side (24%) and the taste which is better (20%).

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Regarding the dishes cooked on match nights by the French, the one that comes up the most is none other than pizza. Simple and quick to prepare, pizza is popular by half of French people (51%). It is followed by barbecue (37%) and salads (35%).

If you are looking for your next pizza recipe, discover without further delay our delicious recipe ideas !

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