We put the question to fans at a recent Buffalo Sabres game – according to a survey, what is the world's most recognizable smell? No one ended up identifying the number one item on the list, but we had fun asking.

Then the final family I asked provided a surprise I wasn't expecting.  Check it out.....

The World's Most Recognized Smells:

  1. Coffee
  2. Peanut Butter
  3. Vicks VaporRub
  4. Chocolate
  5. Wintergreen Oil
  6. Baby  Powder
  7. Cigarette Butts
  8. Mothballs
  9. Dry Cat Food
  10. Beer
  11. Ivory Soap
  12. Juicy Fruit Gum
  13. Orange
  14. Cinnamon
  15. Lemon
  16. Tuna
  17. Banana
  18. Crayons
  19. Cheese
  20. Bleach
  21. Freshly Mowed Lawn
  22. Thanksgiving Turkey
  23. Skunk
  24. Gasoline
  25. Clean Laundry

We even have a song with some of the world's most recognizable smells!