Highlights
Top 4 restaurant dishes Most popular basil dishes in restaurants See More

Grilled Tiger Prawn Thai Basil Garlic Chili

Emporium Thai Cuisine (Los Angeles, California)

$24.95

Mac Mart (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania)

$0.10

Spicy Basil Fried Rice

Top Thai Greenwich (Nyc, New York)

$11.95

Ginger Marinated Grilled Tofu Breakfast Radish Thai Basil Serrano

Elizabeth Street Cafe (Austin, Texas)

$6.00

Top rising variations The fastest rising ingredients, flavors, drinks etc with basil See More
#1red wine
29.75%
#2wine
26.00%
#3walnuts
25.38%
#4vegetable oil
24.73%
#5oil
24.73%
#6sausage
19.69%
#7cheese sauce
19.63%
#8onion
18.88%
#9fish
18.56%
#10salt
17.44%
Percentage of restaurants that serve basil Restaurants

28.13%

53,096 of 188,757 Restaurants
Percentage of all online basil recipes Online Recipes

0.56%

13,530 of 2,398,435 Recipes
Overview
basil Growth Over Time How basil has risen or fallen in popularity over the past year
Jul '18Aug '18Sep '18Oct '18Nov '18Dec '18Jan '19Feb '19Mar '19Apr '19May '19Jun '19Jul '19Aug '1900.10.20.30.40.50.60.70.80.9
Year Over Year
Basil growth or decline vs one year ago
1.85%
Yearly Eating Frequency
Average yearly consumption of basil per consumer
1.83
The percentage of the average American diet that basil represents Share of Plate
The popularity of basil at home vs at restaurants. The dashed black line represents the breakdown of the industry average Eating In VS. Eating Out
  • Eat In
  • Market Avg.
  • Eat Out
Percentage of restaurants that serve basil Restaurants

28.13%

53,096 of 188,757 Restaurants
Percentage of all online basil recipes Online Recipes

0.56%

13,530 of 2,398,435 Recipes
Innovation Analysis
The most popular ingredients, flavors, and variations for basil, as well as the food and beverage combinations trending and fading over the past year
food and beverages Trends Highlights the most popular food and beverages ingredients with basil, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top food and beverages Ingredients
#1vegetables
38.45%
#2meat
15.49%
#3fruit
14.35%
#4seafood
8.28%
#5pizza
6.34%
#6cheese pizza
5.09%
#7italian
3.94%
#8meat pizza
3.11%
#9grilled cheese
2.42%
#10soup
2.33%
Fastest Rising food and beverages Ingredients
#1chile relleno
#2boneless wing
#3chicken fingers
#4mozzarella sticks
#5chicken marsala
#6grilled cheese
23.32%
#7meat pizza
12.67%
#8meat
12.13%
#9cheese pizza
11.63%
#10seafood
11.39%
vegetables Trends Highlights the most popular vegetables ingredients with basil, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top vegetables Ingredients
#1tomatoes
30.58%
#2greens
13.47%
#3onion
12.4%
#4mushrooms
8.05%
#5red pepper
6.4%
#6red tomato
6.21%
#7salad tomatoes
5.96%
#8red onion
5.8%
#9spinach greens
5.33%
#10spinach
5.33%
Fastest Rising vegetables Ingredients
#1ginseng
#2coleslaw cabbage
#3wakame
#4vidalia onion
#5cipollini onions
#6red onion
25.61%
#7red tomato
22.73%
#8red pepper
22.07%
#9onion
18.88%
#10salad tomatoes
12.24%
Fastest Falling vegetables Ingredients
#1iceburg lettuce
95.34%
#2chestnut mushrooms
70.73%
#3sweet orange pepper
68.13%
#4lima beans
65.85%
#5tuscan kale
65.85%
condiments Trends Highlights the most popular condiments ingredients with basil, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top condiments Ingredients
#1tomato sauce
12.91%
#2vegetable oil
12.74%
#3oil
12.74%
#4olives
12.27%
#5olive oil
10.17%
#6pesto
9.28%
#7garlic sauce
8.19%
#8tomato meat sauce
7.33%
#9pepper sauce
7.21%
#10pasta sauce
7.11%
Fastest Rising condiments Ingredients
#1vermont maple syrup
#2poppyseed dressing
#3tonkatsu sauce
#4applesauce
#5western dressing
#6vegetable oil
24.73%
#7oil
24.73%
#8pepper sauce
23.20%
#9olive oil
22.34%
#10olives
19.35%
dairy Trends Highlights the most popular dairy ingredients with basil, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top dairy Ingredients
#1cheese
35.28%
#2mozzarella
15.42%
#3cheese sauce
12.58%
#4pizza mozzarella cheese
7.48%
#5parmesan
7.4%
#6cream
5.47%
#7butter
5.35%
#8ricotta
4.37%
#9cream cheese
3.27%
#10vegan cheese
2.89%
Fastest Falling dairy Ingredients
#1colby cheese
85.37%
#2danish blue
81.03%
#3horseradish cheddar cheese
74.39%
#4oaxaca cheese
72.06%
#5condensed milk
59.02%
spices and herbs Trends Highlights the most popular spices and herbs ingredients with basil, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top spices and herbs Ingredients
#1garlic
23.81%
#2pepper
21.75%
#3salt
10.77%
#4garlic pepper
10.11%
#5salt pepper
7.29%
#6garlic salt
6.04%
#7fruit salt
5.51%
#8cheese salt
4.91%
#9hot pepper
4.8%
#10cilantro
4.57%
Fastest Rising spices and herbs Ingredients
#1guajillo chiles
#2tandoori masala
#3pimientos
#4arbol chiles
#5ghost pepper
#6cheese salt
30.21%
#7garlic salt
25.36%
#8garlic pepper
22.78%
#9salt pepper
20.79%
#10cilantro
19.98%
Fastest Falling spices and herbs Ingredients
#1tahitian vanilla
86.64%
#2cacao nibs
82.93%
#3cacao
80.3%
#4green cardamom
79.51%
#5ancho chili
74.39%
meat Trends Highlights the most popular meat ingredients with basil, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top meat Ingredients
#1chicken
25.77%
#2sausage
19.91%
#3bacon
9.63%
#4beef
8.77%
#5steak
7.35%
#6pork
6.96%
#7pepperoni
5.34%
#8goat meat
5.2%
#9chicken sausage
4.85%
#10prosciutto
4.53%
Fastest Rising meat Ingredients
#1beef chuck
#2kielbasa sausage
#3corned beef
#4kielbasa
#5chuck steak
#6steak
28.97%
#7chicken sausage
25.51%
#8beef
23.27%
#9pepperoni
19.73%
#10sausage
19.69%
Fastest Falling meat Ingredients
#1spam
35.98%
#2pork breakfast sausage
31.71%
#3sausage patties
30.16%
#4chicken andouille sausage
26.83%
#5pork loin
18.05%
perishables and prepared Trends Highlights the most popular perishables and prepared ingredients with basil, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top perishables and prepared Ingredients
#1salad
24.35%
#2eggs
15.58%
#3fruit salad
13.89%
#4vegetable soup
10.01%
#5curry
6.54%
#6meatballs
6.43%
#7chicken salad
6.31%
#8tomato soup
6.16%
#9tofu
4.94%
#10ice cream
4.25%
Fastest Rising perishables and prepared Ingredients
#1biryani
#2refried black beans
#3fajita veggies
#4refried beans
#5dumpling wrappers
#6tomato soup
30.14%
#7chicken salad
17.36%
#8vegetable soup
10.92%
#9fruit salad
10.64%
#10salad
8.15%
Fastest Falling perishables and prepared Ingredients
#1carrot chips
49.71%
#2enchiladas
44.84%
#3falafel
34.81%
#4black bean soup
33.98%
#5oyster crackers
31.71%
grains Trends Highlights the most popular grains ingredients with basil, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top grains Ingredients
#1pasta
39.03%
#2rice
18.06%
#3noodles
12.01%
#4spaghetti
6.81%
#5rice noodles
5.72%
#6red rice
4.38%
#7egg noodles
3.16%
#8penne pasta
3.14%
#9penne
3.1%
#10brown rice
3.08%
Fastest Rising grains Ingredients
#1bran
#2cheerios
#3frosted flakes
#4chow mein noodles
#5lasagna noodles
#6red rice
46.81%
#7egg noodles
37.19%
#8rice noodles
25.77%
#9noodles
9.50%
#10rice
8.24%
Fastest Falling grains Ingredients
#1buckwheat soba noodles
65.85%
#2brown rice flour
56.1%
#3couscous
50.55%
#4paella rice
48.78%
#5buckwheat
48.78%
bakery and desserts Trends Highlights the most popular bakery and desserts ingredients with basil, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top bakery and desserts Ingredients
#1bread
31.79%
#2toast
13.13%
#3garlic bread
10.21%
#4crust
7.59%
#5roll
7.49%
#6rolls
7.49%
#7olive bread
6.42%
#8caramel
5.54%
#9soft serve
5.19%
#10sandwich bread
5.07%
Fastest Rising bakery and desserts Ingredients
#1velvet cake
#2oat cookies
#3bavarian cream
#4turbinado sugar
#5poppyseed bagels
#6olive bread
33.32%
#7caramel
25.47%
#8roll
23.79%
#9rolls
23.79%
#10crust
21.37%
Fastest Falling bakery and desserts Ingredients
#2soft serve
6.98%
fruits Trends Highlights the most popular fruits ingredients with basil, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top fruits Ingredients
#1lemon
23.7%
#2berries
13.81%
#3cherries
12.49%
#4lime
10.71%
#5seasonal fruit
8.77%
#6pineapple
7.12%
#7strawberries
7.08%
#8apple
5.19%
#9orange
5.01%
#10peaches
3.96%
Fastest Rising fruits Ingredients
#1acai berry
#2apple chips
#3dried fig
87.80%
#4lychees
85.67%
#5mission figs
84.39%
#6seasonal fruit
30.86%
#7peaches
27.24%
#8lemon
13.78%
#9pineapple
13.76%
#10cherries
12.69%
Fastest Falling fruits Ingredients
#1fuji apple
74.39%
#2prunes
70.73%
#3banana chips
68.48%
#4gala apples
65.85%
#5dried apple
56.37%
seafood Trends Highlights the most popular seafood ingredients with basil, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top seafood Ingredients
#1fish
22.97%
#2shrimp
17.86%
#3prawns
17.86%
#4shrimp meat
10.35%
#5salmon
8.06%
#6fish oil
4.6%
#7crab meat
4.23%
#8scallops
4.12%
#9tuna
3.52%
#10anchovy
3.44%
Fastest Rising seafood Ingredients
#1popcorn shrimp
#2sockeye salmon
#3king prawns
#4ahi tuna
#5imitation crab meat
#6fish oil
45.05%
#7salmon
28.35%
#8scallops
23.35%
#9tuna
19.35%
#10fish
18.56%
Fastest Falling seafood Ingredients
#1mackerel
65.85%
#2blue crab meat
64.72%
#3mahi mahi
56.41%
#4sushi nori
48.78%
#5haddock
48.78%
beverages Trends Highlights the most popular beverages ingredients with basil, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top beverages Ingredients
#1vegetable juice
18.91%
#2juice
18.87%
#3fruit juice
17.11%
#4water
13.53%
#5coffee
11.22%
#6tomato juice
7.36%
#7tea
5.63%
#8hot water
2.56%
#9cider
2.35%
#10lemonade
2.09%
Fastest Rising beverages Ingredients
#1chamomile tea
#2purified water
#3peach nectar
#4mountain dew
#5sparkling water
#6coffee
12.76%
#7fruit juice
11.58%
#8water
10.69%
#9vegetable juice
7.95%
#10juice
7.95%