There's nothing more delicious than the unveiling of the list of the World's 50 Best Restaurants. Who isn't fascinated by these temples of culinary excellence, the chefs behind them and how they rank against each other?
thefoodpeople have digested the results and come up with a suitably grand infographic that gives an in-depth insight into this haute cuisine battle royal.
thefoodpeople World's 50 Best Restaurants infographic salutes the winner but also gives the lowdown on which cities are home to the most top eateries and which restaurants have performed consistently well in recent years.
It also casts an eye over the pretenders to the gastronomic crown, who has got Michelin stars and who hasn't, and which of these high churches of cuisine are the most talked about.