Food Trends Highlights
Top 4 restaurant dishes Most popular cacao dishes in restaurants See More
Harvest Cafe (Ventura, California)
Honest Weight Food Co-op (Albany, New York)
The Strand House (Manhattan Beach, California)
Good Karma Cafe (Red Bank, New Jersey)
Top rising variations The fastest rising ingredients, flavors, drinks etc with cacao See More
#1cod
#2mackerel
#3lobster meat
#4salmon
#5steak
75.97%
#6pasta
63.33%
#7chips
60.67%
#8water
59.27%
#9syrup
45.51%
#10eggs
34.33%
Percentage of restaurants that serve cacao Restaurants

1.15%

3,116 of 270,896 Restaurants
Percentage of all online cacao recipes Online Recipes

0.08%

3,039 of 3,984,503 Recipes
Overview
cacao Growth Over Time How cacao has risen or fallen in popularity over the past year
Mar '19Apr '19May '19Jun '19Jul '19Aug '19Sep '19Oct '19Nov '19Dec '19Jan '20Feb '20Mar '20Apr '20May '2000.0250.050.0750.10.1250.150.175
Year Over Year
Cacao growth or decline vs one year ago
6.21%
Yearly Eating Frequency
Average yearly consumption of cacao per consumer
2.16
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

1.15%

3,116 of 270,896 Restaurants
Percentage of all online cacao recipes Online Recipes

0.08%

3,039 of 3,984,503 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
#1cacao
44.13%
#2chocolate
20.45%
#3cacao nibs
11.61%
#4vanilla
7.99%
#5cinnamon
5.01%
#6salt
4.29%
#7cocoa
3.33%
#8vanilla bean
1.17%
#9matcha
1.09%
#10mint
0.89%
Fastest Rising spices and herbs Ingredients
#1tarragon
#2seasoned salt
#3galangal
#4ginger garlic
#5garlic pepper
#6salt
60.13%
#7vanilla
23.42%
#8cocoa
21.58%
#9cinnamon
17.25%
#10matcha
16.10%
Fastest Falling spices and herbs Ingredients
#2vanilla bean
27.67%
#3cacao nibs
4.44%
#4mint
2.73%
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
27.75%
#2almonds
24.15%
#3chia
11.2%
#4peanuts
10.44%
#5cashews
5.78%
#6hemp seeds
4.63%
#7flax seeds
3.71%
#8walnuts
3.7%
#9coconut flakes
3.13%
#10hazelnuts
3.05%
Fastest Rising nuts and seeds Ingredients
#1chestnuts
#2flaxseed
62.59%
#3flax seeds
44.75%
#4cashew nuts
28.70%
#5walnuts
24.32%
#6peanuts
17.52%
#7almonds
10.48%
#8coconut
7.35%
#9chia
0.60%
Fastest Falling nuts and seeds Ingredients
#2coconut flakes
17.68%
#3hemp seeds
17.29%
#4cashews
9.1%
#5hazelnuts
6.61%
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
#1sweetener
18.19%
#2sugar
14.13%
#3pastry
13.57%
#4dark chocolate
10.33%
#5bread
9.18%
#6cake
7.98%
#7flour
7.55%
#8cookies
6.68%
#9chocolate chips
6.52%
#10ice cream
5.55%
Fastest Rising bakery and desserts Ingredients
#1chocolate chips
#2flour
83.79%
#3cookies
52.74%
#4sugar
31.25%
#5sweetener
25.31%
#6bread
24.37%
#7cake
18.94%
#8pastry
14.68%
#9dark chocolate
4.71%
Fastest Falling bakery and desserts Ingredients
#1wedding cake
76.81%
#2coconut cake
72.17%
#3churro
68.38%
#4baguette
65.22%
#5corn tortillas
65.22%
condiments Trends Highlights the most popular condiments ingredients with cacao, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top condiments Ingredients
#1nut butter
23.15%
#2syrup
12.42%
#3oil
11.56%
#4peanut butter
11.13%
#5maple syrup
9.67%
#6almond butter
9.26%
#7honey
8.49%
#8coconut oil
7.84%
#9chili
3.59%
#10agave
2.38%
Fastest Rising condiments Ingredients
#1fig jam
#2honey bbq sauce
#3rice vinegar
#4cilantro pesto
#5curry sauce
#6maple syrup
59.88%
#7chili
49.44%
#8syrup
45.51%
#9oil
30.06%
#10coconut oil
26.87%
Fastest Falling condiments Ingredients
#1mustard
90.06%
#2dijon
82.61%
#3wasabi
82.61%
#4chimichurri
76.81%
#5fruit compote
76.81%
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
27.29%
#2bananas
26.26%
#3dates
9.74%
#4strawberries
9.43%
#5blueberries
9.36%
#6cherries
3.74%
#7apple
3.58%
#8mango
3.43%
#9orange
3.3%
#10lemon
3.11%
Fastest Rising fruits Ingredients
#1quince
#2pink grapefruit
#3apple chips
#4freshly juiced lemon
#5bing cherry
#6cherries
46.33%
#7dates
17.70%
#8apple
14.61%
#9bananas
9.64%
#10blueberries
6.25%
Fastest Falling fruits Ingredients
#1plantains
80.12%
#2lychees
76.81%
#3jackfruit
70.19%
#4key lime
70.19%
#5kaffir lime
65.22%
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
32.96%
#2milk
31.41%
#3cream
12.15%
#4yogurt
9.31%
#5double creme
3.88%
#6cheese
3.66%
#7greek yogurt
2.06%
#8fruit yogurt
1.84%
#9selles-sur-cher cheese
1.71%
#10whey
1.02%
Fastest Rising dairy Ingredients
#1selles-sur-cher cheese
#2greek yogurt
30.79%
#3yogurt
23.53%
#4butter
21.41%
#5milk
19.77%
#6double creme
17.26%
#7fruit yogurt
17.17%
#8cream
4.80%
Fastest Falling dairy Ingredients
#2whey
16.52%
#3cheese
0.55%
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
30.23%
#2smoothie
22.24%
#3water
15.16%
#4juice
6.51%
#5tea
5.66%
#6soda
5.05%
#7latte
4.59%
#8hot chocolate
3.9%
#9espresso
3.4%
#10fruit juice
2.57%
Fastest Rising beverages Ingredients
#1boba
#2pink lemonade
#3soda water
#4orange soda
#5diet coke
#6soda
#7tea
61.56%
#8water
59.27%
#9latte
23.25%
#10fruit juice
12.45%
Fastest Falling beverages Ingredients
#1cherry juice
76.81%
#2grape juice
65.22%
#3hot tea
65.22%
#4root beer
65.22%
#5vegetable juice
62.05%
food Trends Highlights the most popular food ingredients with cacao, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top food Ingredients
#1chips
22.97%
#2eggs
17.73%
#3ice
17.54%
#4brownie
15.48%
#5meat
8.47%
#6sandwich
5.09%
#7seafood
4.14%
#8salad
3.22%
#9cheese cake
3.03%
#10egg whites
2.34%
Fastest Rising food Ingredients
#1sandwich
80.29%
#2chips
60.67%
#3brownie
58.23%
#4eggs
34.33%
#5egg whites
26.32%
#6ice
22.25%
#7cheese cake
4.35%
Fastest Falling food Ingredients
#2meat
20%
#3salad
17.78%
#4seafood
11.63%
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
#1beans
21.21%
#2greens
15.87%
#3avocado
12.55%
#4pumpkin
10.51%
#5mushrooms
9.93%
#6spinach
9.2%
#7potatoes
5.65%
#8soy
5.59%
#9truffles
4.73%
#10sweet potatoes
4.57%
Fastest Rising vegetables Ingredients
#1radicchio
#2poblano pepper
#3black olives
#4chili beans
#5broccoli rabe
#6spinach
18.93%
#7sweet potatoes
18.36%
#8greens
17.81%
#9potatoes
17.25%
#10soy
10.49%
Fastest Falling vegetables Ingredients
#2beans
11.69%
#3avocado
6.06%
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
49.47%
#2cocktail
12.77%
#3bitters
7.69%
#4bourbon
7.29%
#5wine
4.97%
#6rum
4.09%
#7rose
4.02%
#8liqueur
3.3%
#9whiskey
3.13%
#10vodka
2.08%
Fastest Rising alcohol Ingredients
#1grand marnier
#2burgundy
#3mexican lager
#4raspberry liqueur
#5johnnie walker
#6liqueur
21.74%
#7whiskey
9.84%
#8cocktail
8.63%
#9beer
4.04%
#10wine
3.88%
Fastest Falling alcohol Ingredients
#1lambic
72.17%
#2ruby port
65.22%
#3witbier
65.22%
#4riesling
65.22%
#5sherry
65.22%
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
35.06%
#2granola
23.01%
#3oatmeal
12.57%
#4rice
7.38%
#5malt
4.26%
#6quinoa
4.02%
#7pasta
3.67%
#8cereal
3.43%
#9buckwheat
2.75%
#10shells
1.68%
Fastest Rising grains Ingredients
#1pasta
63.33%
#2oats
26.88%
#3oatmeal
15.02%
#4cereal
14.20%
#5buckwheat
14.09%
Fastest Falling grains Ingredients
#1wild rice
72.17%
#2polenta
65.22%
#3grits
65.22%
#4bran
56.52%
#5brown rice