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

Cacao Almond Butter Banana Omega Crunch Bowl

Raw Juce (Coral Gables, Florida)

$9.00

Blood Orange Cacao

Urban Cookies (Phoenix, Arizona)

$2.99

Cacao Pebbles Smoothie Bowl

Nuda (La, California)

$12.00

Cacao Superfood Shake

Suncafe Organic (La, California)

$11.00

Top rising variations The fastest rising ingredients, flavors, drinks etc with cacao See More
#1stout
#2malt
#3salmon
#4bacon
#5dark chocolate
81.62%
#6beans
76.30%
#7herring
72.32%
#8chocolate milk
65.55%
#9milk chocolate
63.79%
#10cocktail
56.29%
Percentage of restaurants that serve cacao Restaurants

1.49%

2,819 of 188,757 Restaurants
Percentage of all online cacao recipes Online Recipes

0.05%

1,192 of 2,398,435 Recipes
Overview
cacao Growth Over Time How cacao has risen or fallen in popularity over the past year
Jul '18Aug '18Sep '18Oct '18Nov '18Dec '18Jan '19Feb '19Mar '19Apr '19May '19Jun '19Jul '19Aug '1900.0250.050.0750.10.1250.150.1750.20.2250.25
Year Over Year
Cacao growth or decline vs one year ago
-47.13%
Yearly Eating Frequency
Average yearly consumption of cacao per consumer
2.23
The percentage of the average American diet that cacao represents Share of Plate
The popularity of cacao 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 cacao Restaurants

1.49%

2,819 of 188,757 Restaurants
Percentage of all online cacao recipes Online Recipes

0.05%

1,192 of 2,398,435 Recipes
Innovation Analysis
The most popular ingredients, flavors, and variations for cacao, 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 cacao, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top spices and herbs Ingredients
#1chocolate
45.48%
#2vanilla
13.48%
#3cinnamon
9.09%
#4salt
8.14%
#5cocoa
7.62%
#6fruit salt
6.8%
#7sugar salt
2.3%
#8matcha
2.28%
#9vanilla bean
2.18%
#10organic vanilla
2.16%
Fastest Rising spices and herbs Ingredients
#1black cardamom
#2turkish red pepper
#3poblano chili pepper
#4gochujang
#5lemon verbena
#6sugar salt
#7vanilla bean
63.73%
#8fruit salt
56.29%
#9salt
54.54%
#10organic vanilla
48.34%
Fastest Falling spices and herbs Ingredients
#1pink peppercorns
77.67%
#2tahitian vanilla
68.74%
#3pimientos
60.93%
#4poblano
47.9%
#5cumin
47.9%
food and beverages Trends Highlights the most popular food and beverages ingredients with cacao, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top food and beverages Ingredients
#1fruit
50.13%
#2vegetables
26.56%
#3chips
6.05%
#4meat
3.51%
#5seafood
3.16%
#6hot chocolate
2.9%
#7latte
2.32%
#8sodas
1.99%
#9sandwich
1.36%
#10iced coffee
1.02%
Fastest Rising food and beverages Ingredients
#1iced coffee
#2sodas
88.13%
#3hot chocolate
81.21%
#4chips
42.42%
#5seafood
22.26%
#6vegetables
15.12%
#7meat
9.52%
#8fruit
5.26%
Fastest Falling food and beverages Ingredients
#1pizza
74.88%
#2meat pizza
68.74%
#3wing
65.27%
#4chips salsa
60.93%
#5cheese pizza
60.93%
dairy Trends Highlights the most popular dairy ingredients with cacao, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top dairy Ingredients
#1butter
22.12%
#2milk
19.84%
#3cream
9.47%
#4coconut milk
9.37%
#5yogurt
7.79%
#6vegan butter
7.75%
#7yogurt dairy
7.56%
#8fruit yogurt
5.83%
#9chocolate almond milk
5.34%
#10oat milk
4.78%
Fastest Falling dairy Ingredients
#2yogurt
12.54%
#3yogurt dairy
10.46%
#4fruit yogurt
4.19%
fruits Trends Highlights the most popular fruits ingredients with cacao, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top fruits Ingredients
#1berries
26.36%
#2bananas
25.81%
#3strawberries
10.01%
#4blueberries
9.53%
#5dates
8.11%
#6raspberries
5.72%
#7acai berry
4.21%
#8apple
3.51%
#9mango
3.47%
#10cherries
3.08%
Fastest Rising fruits Ingredients
#1tamarind
#2meyer lemon
#3freshly juiced lemon
#4gala apples
#5pink grapefruit
#6cherries
54.41%
#7apple
52.43%
#8mango
45.70%
#9dates
28.06%
#10raspberries
18.07%
Fastest Falling fruits Ingredients
#2bananas
1.5%
#3strawberries
0.58%
nuts and seeds Trends Highlights the most popular nuts and seeds ingredients with cacao, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top nuts and seeds Ingredients
#1coconut
26.72%
#2almonds
25.1%
#3chia
13.04%
#4cashews
6.26%
#5hemp seeds
6.22%
#6flax seeds
4.67%
#7coconut flakes
4.17%
#8walnuts
3.2%
#9hazelnuts
2.83%
#10pumpkin seeds
2.79%
Fastest Rising nuts and seeds Ingredients
#1candied pecans
#2pecan nuts
#3pine nuts
#4pecans
#5macadamias
#6flax seeds
46.52%
#7walnuts
40.66%
#8hemp seeds
26.52%
#9coconut
16.35%
#10almonds
15.94%
Fastest Falling nuts and seeds Ingredients
#1pistachios
38.07%
#2pistachio nuts
21.85%
#3chia
5.52%
#4pumpkin seeds
3.52%
condiments Trends Highlights the most popular condiments ingredients with cacao, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
bakery and desserts Trends Highlights the most popular bakery and desserts ingredients with cacao, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top bakery and desserts Ingredients
#1milk chocolate
14.24%
#2sugar
12.97%
#3dark chocolate
11.49%
#4cake
10.46%
#5frosting
9.2%
#6bread
9.07%
#7soft serve
8.52%
#8gelato
8.16%
#9chocolate cake
7.97%
#10chocolate chips
7.68%
Fastest Rising bakery and desserts Ingredients
#1vanilla wafers
#2marshmallow creme
#3lemon curd
#4french toast sticks
#5turbinado sugar
#6dark chocolate
81.62%
#7milk chocolate
63.79%
#8chocolate chips
56.29%
#9bread
47.01%
#10frosting
46.39%
Fastest Falling bakery and desserts Ingredients
#2gelato
5.73%
#3soft serve
4%
#4chocolate cake
0.75%
#5cake
0.15%
beverages Trends Highlights the most popular beverages ingredients with cacao, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top beverages Ingredients
#1coffee
20.79%
#2smoothie
19.2%
#3chocolate milk
16.56%
#4water
11.44%
#5almond coconut milk
8.93%
#6coconut water
6.12%
#7juice
5.23%
#8fruit juice
4.84%
#9tea
3.73%
#10vegetable juice
3.07%
Fastest Falling beverages Ingredients
#2coffee
6.89%
#3smoothie
2.61%
alcohol Trends Highlights the most popular alcohol ingredients with cacao, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top alcohol Ingredients
#1beer
28.08%
#2ale
22.52%
#3chocolate beer
14.01%
#4fruit beer
8.31%
#5coffee beer
6.35%
#6stout
5.09%
#7cocktail
5.07%
#8stout beer
4.32%
#9chocolate stout
3.02%
#10bitters
2.99%
Fastest Falling alcohol Ingredients
#2ale
43.63%
#3beer
19.97%
#4coffee beer
4.09%
#5fruit beer
3.54%
vegetables Trends Highlights the most popular vegetables ingredients with cacao, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top vegetables Ingredients
#1peanuts
22.79%
#2greens
13.44%
#3beans
12.19%
#4avocado
10.52%
#5pumpkin
8.93%
#6spinach greens
8%
#7spinach
8%
#8mushrooms
6.43%
#9soy
4.69%
#10potatoes
4.59%
Fastest Rising vegetables Ingredients
#1baby mushrooms
#2oyster mushrooms
#3pimento peppers
#4straw mushrooms
#5bamboo shoots
#6beans
76.30%
#7potatoes
25.03%
#8mushrooms
18.40%
#9peanuts
14.45%
#10avocado
14.30%
Fastest Falling vegetables Ingredients
#2soy
19.8%
perishables and prepared Trends Highlights the most popular perishables and prepared ingredients with cacao, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top perishables and prepared Ingredients
#1almond milk
31.4%
#2ice cream
17.75%
#3ice
17.44%
#4eggs
14.35%
#5vanilla ice cream
3.97%
#6salad
3.74%
#7fruit salad
3.04%
#8egg whites
2.93%
#9rice milk
2.54%
#10soy milk
2.47%
Fastest Rising perishables and prepared Ingredients
#1maraschino cherries
#2chickpea salad
#3bean sprout salad
#4beef broth
#5stewed tomato
#6salad
52.82%
#7ice
46.39%
#8fruit salad
40.26%
#9rice milk
32.25%
#10eggs
23.19%
Fastest Falling perishables and prepared Ingredients
#2rice krispies
47.9%
#3egg whites
30.17%
#4ice cream
0.44%
grains Trends Highlights the most popular grains ingredients with cacao, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top grains Ingredients
#1oats
30.96%
#2granola
25.56%
#3oatmeal
12.55%
#4rice
6.79%
#5quinoa
5.58%
#6pasta
4.49%
#7sunflower seeds
3.94%
#8cereal
3.21%
#9buckwheat
2.52%
#10brown rice
1.85%
Fastest Rising grains Ingredients
#1rice
43.27%
#2shells
42.08%
#3sunflower seeds
25.80%
#4buckwheat
21.56%
#5granola
3.45%
#6cereal
0.47%
Fastest Falling grains Ingredients
#1millet
80.46%
#2puffed rice
77.67%
#3pasta noodles