Food Trends Highlights
Top 4 restaurant dishes Most popular cheese sauce dishes in restaurants See More
Trattoria Di Monica (Boston, Massachusetts)
Zaxby's (Pelham, Alabama)
Piero's Italian Cuisine (Winchester, Nevada)
Flying Saucer (Chicago, Illinois)
Top rising variations The fastest rising ingredients, flavors, drinks etc with cheese sauce See More
#1almond milk
#2juice
81.12%
#3water
71.19%
#4berries
70.87%
#5soy milk
63.66%
#6fruit juice
57.24%
#7toast
52.30%
#8smoked salmon
50.02%
#9almonds
43.40%
#10cashews
42.97%
Percentage of restaurants that serve cheese sauce Restaurants

17.1%

47,013 of 274,982 Restaurants
Percentage of all online cheese sauce recipes Online Recipes

0.09%

3,214 of 3,721,964 Recipes
Overview
cheese sauce Growth Over Time How cheese sauce 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 '2000.010.020.030.040.050.060.070.080.09
Year Over Year
Cheese Sauce growth or decline vs one year ago
-12.13%
Yearly Eating Frequency
Average yearly consumption of cheese sauce per consumer
1.5
The percentage of the average American diet that cheese sauce represents Share of Plate
The popularity of cheese sauce 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 cheese sauce Restaurants

17.1%

47,013 of 274,982 Restaurants
Percentage of all online cheese sauce recipes Online Recipes

0.09%

3,214 of 3,721,964 Recipes
Innovation Analysis
The most popular ingredients, flavors, and variations for cheese sauce, as well as the food and beverage combinations trending and fading over the past year
dairy Trends Highlights the most popular dairy ingredients with cheese sauce, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top dairy Ingredients
#1cheese sauce
36.27%
#2cheese
35.35%
#3blue cheese
5.87%
#4blue cheese dressing
5.61%
#5cheddar
4.73%
#6cream
3.41%
#7parmesan
3.18%
#8butter
2.31%
#9mozzarella
1.7%
#10sour cream
1.49%
Fastest Rising dairy Ingredients
#1parmigiano cheese
#2cream butter
#3danish blue
#4chihuahua cheese
#5parmesan reggiano
#6butter
43.11%
#7sour cream
27.47%
#8parmesan
27.21%
#9cheddar
14.39%
#10blue cheese dressing
13.32%
food Trends Highlights the most popular food ingredients with cheese sauce, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top food Ingredients
#1meats
43.65%
#2salad
8.68%
#3burger
8.51%
#4seafood
8.21%
#5sandwich
5.74%
#6nachos
5.33%
#7eggs
5.01%
#8pizza
4.91%
#9chips
3.89%
#10wing
3.32%
Fastest Rising food Ingredients
#1eggplant parmigiana
#2chicken noodle soup
#3biscuits gravy
#4wonton wrappers
#5dumpling wrappers
#6chips
30.93%
#7wing
22.75%
#8salad
22.56%
#9nachos
15.26%
#10pizza
7.11%
Fastest Falling food Ingredients
#1bacon cheeseburger
78.88%
#2spring rolls
78.18%
#3cheeseburger
76.18%
#4rigatoni pasta
72.72%
#5blt
68.83%
vegetables Trends Highlights the most popular vegetables ingredients with cheese sauce, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top vegetables Ingredients
#1onion
20.39%
#2greens
17%
#3tomatoes
14.53%
#4potatoes
10.32%
#5mushrooms
8.09%
#6jalapeno
7.31%
#7lettuce
6.24%
#8beans
5.6%
#9pickles
5.48%
#10broccoli
4.79%
Fastest Rising vegetables Ingredients
#1yukon gold potatoes
#2baby carrots
#3yuca
#4haricots verts
#5chinese broccoli
#6beans
59.19%
#7lettuce
35.47%
#8pickles
26.30%
#9greens
23.90%
#10potatoes
23.04%
Fastest Falling vegetables Ingredients
#2mushrooms
1.24%
meat Trends Highlights the most popular meat ingredients with cheese sauce, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top meat Ingredients
#1chicken
24.63%
#2bacon
19.8%
#3steak
14.47%
#4sausage
11.78%
#5beef
10.56%
#6pork
7.04%
#7franks
2.9%
#8hot dog
2.9%
#9breasts
2.89%
#10brisket
2.55%
Fastest Rising meat Ingredients
#1drumstick
#2bone marrow
#3beef sirloin
#4stew meat
#5sirloin steak
#6brisket
67.70%
#7beef
28.58%
#8pork
28.54%
#9steak
27.99%
#10franks
21.23%
Fastest Falling meat Ingredients
#2bacon
27.94%
#3breasts
14.27%
#4chicken
10.57%
bakery and desserts Trends Highlights the most popular bakery and desserts ingredients with cheese sauce, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top bakery and desserts Ingredients
#1bread
41.56%
#2toast
8.34%
#3pretzels
7.95%
#4buns
7.84%
#5tortillas
7.36%
#6roll
6.53%
#7sweetener
5.41%
#8caramel
4.97%
#9crust
4.91%
#10flour
4.53%
Fastest Rising bakery and desserts Ingredients
#1tortillas
72.87%
#2toast
52.30%
#3caramel
41.84%
#4sweetener
37.16%
#5flour
31.33%
#6bread
29.00%
#7buns
26.90%
#8roll
23.74%
#9pretzels
2.47%
Fastest Falling bakery and desserts Ingredients
#1sandwich bread
72.72%
#2whole wheat flour
63.63%
#3wheat flour
63.63%
#4lollipop
63.63%
#5french baguette
45.45%
spices and herbs Trends Highlights the most popular spices and herbs ingredients with cheese sauce, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top spices and herbs Ingredients
#1pepper
31.82%
#2garlic
25.67%
#3salt
13.11%
#4cilantro
5.75%
#5chipotle
5.51%
#6basil
5.11%
#7chocolate
3.43%
#8paprika
3.16%
#9salt pepper
3.05%
#10black pepper
3.01%
Fastest Rising spices and herbs Ingredients
#1vanilla bean
#2onion salt
#3spice rub
#4sumac
#5thai basil
#6cilantro
#7black pepper
#8chocolate
49.71%
#9chipotle
42.39%
#10pepper
30.27%
Fastest Falling spices and herbs Ingredients
#2paprika
3.36%
condiments Trends Highlights the most popular condiments ingredients with cheese sauce, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top condiments Ingredients
#1chili
16.27%
#2oil
14.59%
#3mustard
11.22%
#4salsa
10.17%
#5stuffing
9.93%
#6olive oil
8.09%
#7honey
7.54%
#8vinaigrette
7.29%
#9vinegar
7.29%
#10mayo
7.14%
Fastest Rising condiments Ingredients
#1coconut cream
#2strawberry vinaigrette
#3salsa fresca
#4tomato basil sauce
#5sesame ginger dressing
#6salsa
67.61%
#7olive oil
62.70%
#8mayo
52.30%
#9honey
42.54%
#10oil
35.92%
grains Trends Highlights the most popular grains ingredients with cheese sauce, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top grains Ingredients
#1pasta
52.44%
#2rice
14.91%
#3noodles
8.63%
#4macaroni
6.12%
#5shells
4.54%
#6spaghetti
4.09%
#7quinoa
2.75%
#8cavatappi
2.16%
#9brown rice
1.75%
#10pasta noodles
1.55%
Fastest Rising grains Ingredients
#1couscous
#2jasmine rice
#3orecchiette
#4farfalle pasta
#5puffed rice
#6brown rice
#7macaroni
66.69%
#8quinoa
60.02%
#9rice
30.20%
#10cavatappi
22.75%
alcohol Trends Highlights the most popular alcohol ingredients with cheese sauce, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top alcohol Ingredients
#1beer
48.3%
#2wine
17%
#3cocktail
14.31%
#4white wine
4.44%
#5bourbon
3.56%
#6red wine
3.18%
#7margarita
2.63%
#8whiskey
2.52%
#9tequila
1.92%
#10vodka
1.92%
Fastest Rising alcohol Ingredients
#1michelob ultra
#2curacao
#3michelob
#4kahlua
#5heineken
#6tequila
#7vodka
#8whiskey
59.47%
#9bourbon
22.75%
#10wine
22.30%
Fastest Falling alcohol Ingredients
#2cocktail
13.24%
fruits Trends Highlights the most popular fruits ingredients with cheese sauce, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top fruits Ingredients
#1lemon
23%
#2berries
13.47%
#3cherries
11.9%
#4apple
10.69%
#5lime
8.83%
#6strawberries
5.69%
#7orange
5.46%
#8bananas
5.11%
#9pineapple
4.88%
#10grapes
4.53%
Fastest Rising fruits Ingredients
#1seasonal fruit
#2melon
#3tangerine
#4red delicious apple
#5dried fruit
#6bananas
#7berries
70.87%
#8strawberries
63.66%
#9pineapple
51.54%
#10apple
49.31%
Fastest Falling fruits Ingredients
#1dried cherry
63.63%
#2cantaloupe
63.63%
#3pear
32.86%
#4peaches
12.71%
#5grapes
9.87%
seafood Trends Highlights the most popular seafood ingredients with cheese sauce, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top seafood Ingredients
#1shrimp
36.37%
#2prawns
36.37%
#3scallops
6%
#4oysters
4.66%
#5crab meat
3.32%
#6calamari
2.54%
#7clam
2.33%
#8shrimp meat
2.33%
#9mussels
2.19%
#10lobster tails
2.05%
Fastest Rising seafood Ingredients
#1pollock
#2bay scallops
#3lobster meat
63.66%
#4scallops
40.28%
#5crab meat
19.03%
#6shrimp
9.11%
#7prawns
9.11%
Fastest Falling seafood Ingredients
#3calamari
75.75%
#4mussels
65.9%
#5lobster tails
45.45%
beverages Trends Highlights the most popular beverages ingredients with cheese sauce, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top beverages Ingredients
#1water
24.11%
#2juice
19.61%
#3coffee
17.57%
#4fruit juice
12.22%
#5cider
5.86%
#6soda
4.84%