Not sure who decided on the order, which seems a little random. Or why some dishes made it onto the list and not others. Sushi for Japan, say, or adobo for the Philippines. Whatever. It's a fun list regardless. Maybe Top 10 Things Polar Bears Like To Eat will be next.
National Geographic's Top 10 National Dishes:
1. Hamburgers, U.S.
2. Ackee and Saltfish, Jamaica
3. Coo-Coo and Flying Fish, Barbados
4. Bulgogi, Korea
5. Kibbeh, Lebanon/Syria
6. Goulash, Hungary
7. Wiener Schnitzel, Austria
8. Pot-au-Feu, France
9. Roast Beef and Yorkshire Pudding, England
10. Irish Stew, Ireland