Cooking Spotlight: The ‘Best Ever Food Review Show’


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Food review videos can help whet our appetite for new eating options!

There are a lot of YouTube channels about food reviews, but one of the most subscribed and most popular channels is the Best Ever Food Review Show hosted by Sonny Side.

We think that this channel can be a great source for “foodie” seniors, so we will be profiling it in this article!


Who Is Sonny Side?

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According to the Best Ever Food Review website, Sonny Side is:

The creator and host of our show, Sonny, is a well known media and food personality in the film industry. He was born and raised in Minnesota, USA and found his passion for filmmaking whilst traveling and living in Asia. He began what we now know as The Best Ever Food Review Show. Since his breakout, he has worked with popular channels such as The Travel Channel and collaborated with a few other big names in the film industry.

Sonny also stated in his YouTube channel,

I travel to unique parts of the world on the hunt for the best food each country has to offer and share these stories with you in my videos.

… I’m from the US but currently call Vietnam home. I’ve been living in Asia for 10 years and started making food and travel videos to document my experiences. People either enjoyed my undeniable wit or enjoyed watching me eat interesting food like sea penis, and thus the Best Ever Food Review Show came to be.

Here are some of the videos about him and how he earns money through YouTube:




What Is The “Best Ever Food Review Show” YouTube Channel

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The Best Ever Food Review Show YouTube channel showcases reviews of different unique foods around the world. The host, Sonny Side, gives his honest point of view with the foods he tried, as well as encouraging empathy and understanding of the cultures of other countries.

He also stated in the channel that the food he tried varies from,

the best street food to the most insane food markets to…well…yes, sea penis, nothing is off limits (except cucumbers. Cucumbers are off limits). I can’t wait to see where this food journey takes us. Don’t forget to subscribe, so we can connect through food and travel and become Bestys!

Some of the foods that he tried were Mexican death food, cactus, Texas Pig Face, rare Vietnamese crabs, Myanmar rare street foods, Philly CheeseSteak, rare giant sea snails, Syrian foods, horse tongue soup, testicles, Nigerian foods, twisted Cuban lechon, poisonous pufferfish, and even the Mexico’s Exotic Meats like lion, llama, and wild boar.


Most Popular Videos

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The Best Ever Food Review Show has been on YouTube since September 23, 2010 with over 400 videos, and as of the time of this writing has approximately 7.77 million subscribers and 1,555,873,428 total views.

As of the moment, the five most popular videos on the channel are:

Eating with the World’s Most Isolated Tribe!!! The Tree People of Papua, Indonesia!!” with 25,709,088 views.

Eating Japan’s POISONOUS PufferFish!!! ALMOST DIED!!! *Ambulance*” with 24,729,347 views.

Madagascar Street Food!!! Super RARE Malagasy Village Food!” with 19,654,542 views.

Eating in Africa’s Biggest Floating Slum!! Seafood Factories!!” with 18,653,043 views.

Asia’s SCARIEST Meat Market! Dog, Cat, Rat, Bat and more at Tomohon Market in North Sulawesi” with 16,988,291 views.

The videos are embedded below:






Online Presence And Publicity

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Best Ever Food Review Show is present in different social media platforms such as Facebook, Instagram, LinkedIn, and Patreon. You may also check their website for contents related to foods.

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You may also subscribe and watch video contents on their YouTube Channel.

Sonny Side was also interviewed on YouTube by Bert Kreischer, FKN Deliciousness, VTV World, and Helen’s Recipes (Vietnamese Food). The videos are embedded below:






We hope this article has been helpful as we believe Best Ever Food Review Show YouTube Channel is a great resource for seniors! Find out more by subscribing and watching videos in their YouTube Channel.





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