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The best mayonnaises you can buy (a nostalgia-proof taste test)

In an Instagram post over the summer, I offered up my brand preference for mayonnaise, a seemingly innocent directive while making a simple tomato sandwich. Little did I know that I would receive more unsolicited replies than on any previous post ever. It sparked a heated debate in my DMs about brand preferences and which mayo was the definitive “best.”



a bottle of items on a table: Thirteen store-bought brands of mayonnaise assembled for a taste test. (Jay L. Clendenin / Los Angeles Times)


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Thirteen store-bought brands of mayonnaise assembled for a taste test. (Jay L. Clendenin / Los Angeles Times)

I wasn’t even aware of many of the brands brought to my attention, and it made me think, “Why do I like the brand I like? Do I actually know what my favorite is, or do I simply cling to the brand that I grew up with?” That’s always been my general theory for why most people cling to one brand over others. I needed to test

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