Food Trends Highlights
Top 4 restaurant dishes Most popular basil dishes in restaurants See More
La Plage Wading River (Wading River, New York)
Findlay Wine Merchant (Findlay, Ohio)
The Citadel (Miami, Florida)
Thai Chili Express (San Jose, California)
Top rising variations The fastest rising ingredients, flavors, drinks etc with basil See More
#1grasshopper
#2soy milk
#3water
39.66%
#4anchovy
31.29%
#5beef
30.05%
#6clam
27.50%
#7wine
27.22%
#8beer
26.03%
#9tuna
22.99%
#10almonds
22.66%
Percentage of restaurants that serve basil Restaurants

25.98%

71,438 of 274,982 Restaurants
Percentage of all online basil recipes Online Recipes

0.48%

17,966 of 3,721,964 Recipes
Overview
basil Growth Over Time How basil has risen or fallen in popularity over the past year
Jan '19Feb '19Mar '19Apr '19May '19Jun '19Jul '19Aug '19Sep '19Oct '19Nov '19Dec '19Jan '20Feb '20Mar '2000.050.10.150.20.250.30.350.40.450.50.550.6
Year Over Year
Basil growth or decline vs one year ago
-6.32%
Yearly Eating Frequency
Average yearly consumption of basil per consumer
2.13
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

25.98%

71,438 of 274,982 Restaurants
Percentage of all online basil recipes Online Recipes

0.48%

17,966 of 3,721,964 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
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
#1basil
57.8%
#2garlic
11.82%
#3pepper
10.45%
#4salt
6.54%
#5oregano
2.55%
#6thai basil
2.53%
#7parsley
2.25%
#8clove
2.06%
#9mint
2.03%
#10cilantro
1.83%
Fastest Rising spices and herbs Ingredients
#1peppermint
#2candied ginger
#3allspice
#4garam masala
#5cocoa nibs
#6clove
33.83%
#7oregano
23.03%
#8parsley
22.58%
#9cilantro
18.98%
#10salt
16.99%
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
34.17%
#2greens
13.67%
#3onion
11.83%
#4olives
11.23%
#5mushrooms
7.02%
#6spinach
5.37%
#7potatoes
4.52%
#8avocado
4.48%
#9cucumber
3.73%
#10beans
3.63%
Fastest Rising vegetables Ingredients
#1black lentils
#2french green beans
#3julienne carrots
#4chinese cabbage
#5hash brown potatoes
#6onion
21.13%
#7spinach
17.57%
#8beans
13.18%
#9olives
10.56%
#10potatoes
9.06%
Fastest Falling vegetables Ingredients
#1vine ripened tomatoes
83.29%
#2baby beetroot
77.86%
#3salad potatoes
63.1%
#4fingerling potatoes
63.1%
#5alfalfa sprouts
58.49%
food Trends Highlights the most popular food ingredients with basil, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top food Ingredients
#1meats
33.14%
#2seafood
15.03%
#3salad
12.09%
#4pizza
11.78%
#5soup
6.93%
#6eggs
6.43%
#7sandwich
5.12%
#8caprese
3.73%
#9vegetable soup
3.18%
#10curry
2.51%
Fastest Rising food Ingredients
#1soft drinks
#2chinese noodles
#3corn tacos
#4chile relleno
#5boneless wing
#6flauta
#7soup
26.34%
#8sandwich
19.32%
#9salad
14.90%
#10eggs
10.07%
Fastest Falling food Ingredients
#2caprese
6.21%
#3pizza
4.82%
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
44.74%
#2mozzarella
17.26%
#3parmesan
9.33%
#4cream
6.63%
#5butter
6.18%
#6ricotta
4.87%
#7feta
3.1%
#8milk
3.05%
#9goat cheese
2.72%
#10cheddar
2.1%
Fastest Rising dairy Ingredients
#1vanilla yogurt
#2colby cheese
#3taco cheese
#4quesadilla cheese
#5oaxaca cheese
#6cheddar
33.61%
#7butter
31.92%
#8ricotta
26.82%
#9milk
24.00%
#10goat cheese
20.30%
Fastest Falling dairy Ingredients
#2mozzarella
3.78%
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
#1oil
22.02%
#2olive oil
16.55%
#3pesto
16.09%
#4chili
8.25%
#5basil pesto
7.99%
#6vinaigrette
7.72%
#7vinegar
7.72%
#8tomato sauce
4.97%
#9honey
4.26%
#10marinara
4.19%
Fastest Rising condiments Ingredients
#1vinaigrette
14.26%
#2vinegar
14.26%
#3chili
12.55%
#4oil
10.75%
#5marinara
10.19%
#6olive oil
7.65%
#7honey
6.56%
#8tomato sauce
0.36%
Fastest Falling condiments Ingredients
#1horseradish sauce
97.3%
#2chocolate sauce
81.55%
#3avocado mayo
77.86%
#4miso dressing
77.86%
#5sundried tomato pesto
77.86%
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
30.38%
#2sausage
21.51%
#3beef
9%
#4bacon
7.87%
#5steak
7.51%
#6pork
7.16%
#7prosciutto
4.71%
#8breasts
4.53%
#9pepperoni
3.89%
#10ham
2.73%
Fastest Rising meat Ingredients
#1ham
31.67%
#2beef
30.05%
#3pepperoni
16.94%
#4pork
15.61%
#5prosciutto
11.09%
#6sausage
9.96%
#7bacon
9.79%
#8steak
9.06%
#9chicken
7.05%
Fastest Falling meat Ingredients
#1sirloin steak
89.7%
#2chicharron
55.72%
#3turkish
44.65%
#4marrow
44.65%
#5canadian bacon
31.88%
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
25.66%
#2berries
18.63%
#3cherries
12.07%
#4lime
10.36%
#5strawberries
10.27%
#6orange
5.04%
#7peaches
4.77%
#8apple
4.52%
#9blueberries
4.45%
#10watermelon
3.82%
Fastest Rising fruits Ingredients
#1honeydew
#2sweet cherries
#3gooseberry
#4pink grapefruit
#5bitter orange
#6apple
33.92%
#7watermelon
19.82%
#8lemon
14.56%
#9berries
13.85%
#10strawberries
12.34%
Fastest Falling fruits Ingredients
#2orange
5.91%
#3blueberries
5.81%
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
36.73%
#2toast
12.21%
#3sweetener
9.63%
#4crust
7.81%
#5pastry
7.18%
#6roll
6.42%
#7sugar
5.51%
#8frosting
5.28%
#9cake
4.35%
#10pie
4.3%
Fastest Rising bakery and desserts Ingredients
#1chocolate truffles
#2mexican chocolate
#3saltines
#4hoagie buns
#5oatmeal raisin cookie
#6roll
40.08%
#7sugar
31.93%
#8frosting
20.76%
#9pastry
16.86%
#10bread
14.99%
Fastest Falling bakery and desserts Ingredients
#1wedding cake
97.36%
#2garlic croutons
90.58%
#3bread croutons
82.97%
#4marbled rye
81.55%
#5coffee cake
58.49%
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
47.9%
#2rice
17.07%
#3noodles
11.47%
#4spaghetti
7.98%
#5quinoa
3.62%
#6linguine
2.36%
#7rice noodles
2.08%
#8brown rice
2.05%
#9shells
1.62%
#10rigatoni
1.54%
Fastest Rising grains Ingredients
#1lo mein noodles
#2arborio rice
#3puffed rice
#4farfalle pasta
#5wheat berries
#6rigatoni
41.35%
#7shells
36.83%
#8rice
11.84%
#9rice noodles
9.82%
#10linguine
8.43%
Fastest Falling grains Ingredients
#1millet
49.68%
#2buckwheat
36.75%
#3jasmine rice
33.84%
#4udon noodles
30.82%
#5bulgur
26.2%
alcohol Trends Highlights the most popular alcohol ingredients with basil, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top alcohol Ingredients
#1cocktail
25.49%
#2wine
22.31%
#3beer
16.45%
#4vodka
6.49%
#5white wine
5.57%
#6gin
4.94%
#7margarita
4.6%
#8red wine
4.52%
#9bourbon
3.85%
#10rose
3.85%
Fastest Rising alcohol Ingredients
#1white wine
70.74%
#2red wine
37.50%
#3vodka
28.58%
#4wine
27.22%
#5beer
26.03%
#6bourbon
12.57%
#7margarita
7.95%
#8cocktail
4.17%
Fastest Falling alcohol Ingredients
#1ginger liqueur
77.86%
#2rye whiskey
68.37%
#3sherry
66.46%
#4gose
63.1%
#5sparkling wine
55.72%
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
#1juice
27.53%
#2water
19.3%
#3fruit juice
16.6%
#4coffee
12.01%
#5tea
7.51%
#6soda
3.96%
#7lemonade
3.96%
#8vegetable juice
2.97%
#9cider
2.83%
#10latte
2.2%
Fastest Rising beverages Ingredients
#1soft drinks
#2dr pepper
#3peach nectar
#4brewed iced tea
#5diet dr pepper
#6cider
62.58%
#7water
39.66%
#8soda
25.31%
#9fruit juice
15.15%
#10juice
11.66%