Good Luck Foods of the Season for Ute’s!

Beef Brisket (GrubHub)
Beef Brisket (GrubHub)
Beef Brisket (GrubHub)

Wearing the same jersey, refusing to shave, and waving rally towels are just a few ways superstitious fans provide their favorite team with good fortune! The Ute’s travel to USC for a big Pac 12 showdown next weekend.

Although some fans won’t be able to travel to sunny southern California, Grubhub found a way to give the Ute’s that extra edge from fans watching at home! Grubhub analyzed food orders during winning and losing game days in 2018 for the Ute’s to compile a list of the Ute’s good luck foods!

The Ute’s Good Luck Foods

  1. Satay chicken : 176% more popular 
  2. Turkey sandwich : 173% more popular 
  3. Shrimp tempura : 168% more popular 
  4. French onion soup : 138% more popular 
  5. Cheddar cheese curd : 138% more popular 
  6. Deep deep dish pepperoni pizza : 123% more popular 
  7. Jalapeno popper : 112% more popular 
  8. Smoked spare rib : 112% more popular 
  9. Meatball sandwich : 110% more popular 
  10. Beef brisket : 93% more popular 

Methodology: These are the most popular foods ordered on days Utah won in comparison to games they lost during the 2018-19 season. Provided by Grubhub.

Stuart is the founder, writer and wrangler at several sites including Gastronomic SLC, Utah Now and, The Utah Review; Stuart is a former restaurant critic of more than five years, working for the Salt Lake Tribune and has worked extensively with other local publications from Utah Stories through to Salt Lake Magazine and Visit Salt Lake.