Food & Beverage Industry Trends Highlights

Chicken Nuggets popularity has changed by -1.24% over the past year. On average, Chicken Nuggets is consumed 1.37 times every year. Market adoption for Chicken Nuggets in restaurants is 3.38% and it is on 0.04% of recipes.

Chicken Nuggets plating ideas from top restaurants

Most popular Chicken Nuggets dishes in restaurants. June 2020 data
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The Nugget Spot (Nyc, New York)
Raising Cane's Chicken Fingers (Downey, California)
The Nugget Spot (Nyc, New York)
Shake Shack (San Diego, California)

Fastest rising Chicken Nuggets pairings

The fastest rising ingredients, flavors, and drinks with Chicken Nuggets. June 2020 data
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Food Market Overview for Chicken Nuggets

Chicken Nuggets Growth Over Time

Monitor trends in Chicken Nuggets related conversations over the past year. June 2020 Data
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  • Annual Growth

    Chicken Nuggets consumption yearly growth rate
    -1.24%
  • Annual Consumption Frequency

    Chicken Nuggets is consumed 1.37 times on average every year
    1.37
  • The percentage of the average American diet that Chicken Nuggets represents. June 2020 data

    Market Adoption

  • The popularity of Chicken Nuggets at home vs at restaurants. The dashed black line represents the breakdown of the industry average. June 2020 data

    Home vs Restaurant Consumption

    • Eat In
    • Market Avg.
    • Eat Out
  • Percentage of restaurants that serve Chicken Nuggets

    Popularity in Restaurants

    3.38%
    9,148 of 270,896 Restaurants
  • 0.04% of recipes have Chicken Nuggets

    Popularity in Recipes

    0.04%
    1,615 of 3,984,503 Recipes

Product & Culinary Innovation Analysis

The upcoming food industry trends for Chicken Nuggets. June 2020 data

Most Popular food Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular food ingredients with Chicken Nuggets, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. June 2020 data
Top food Ingredients and Pairings
#1chicken nuggets
42.7%
#2meat
36.63%
#3burger
4.2%
#4fried chicken
3.39%
#5chicken wings
2.41%
Declining Ingredients and Pairings
#2burger
42.16%
#3fried chicken
36.49%
#4chicken wings
36.45%
#5pizza
20.52%

Most Popular meat Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular meat ingredients with Chicken Nuggets, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. June 2020 data
Top meat Ingredients and Pairings
#1chicken
82%
#2bacon
2.79%
#3breasts
2.46%
#4steak
2.29%
#5pork
2.08%
Trending Ingredients and Pairings
#1italian sausage
#2skirt steak
#3prosciutto
#4beef sausage
#5canadian bacon
Declining Ingredients and Pairings
#1drumstick
88.36%
#2brisket
76.73%
#3rotisserie chicken
65.09%
#4lamb
53.46%
#5ham
44.15%

Most Popular bakery and desserts Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular bakery and desserts ingredients with Chicken Nuggets, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. June 2020 data
Top bakery and desserts Ingredients and Pairings
#1bread
25.15%
#2sweetener
11.4%
#3pastry
10.59%
#4flour
8.14%
#5waffles
7.7%
Trending Ingredients and Pairings
#1flour
70.65%
#2bread
58.35%
#3roll
56.24%
#4sweetener
37.63%
#5sugar
31.87%
Declining Ingredients and Pairings
#1savory
80.96%
#2brioche
72.08%
#3mcflurry
65.09%
#4tart
65.09%
#5pita
65.09%

Most Popular dairy Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular dairy ingredients with Chicken Nuggets, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. June 2020 data
Top dairy Ingredients and Pairings
#1cheese
53.62%
#2butter
9.9%
#3cream
9.71%
#4milk
7.08%
#5parmesan
5.17%
Trending Ingredients and Pairings
#1butter
73.13%
#2cheddar
67.55%
#3parmesan
34.25%
#4cream
25.66%
#5cheese
17.84%
Declining Ingredients and Pairings
#2mozzarella
18.55%
#3cheese sauce
10.24%
#4selles-sur-cher cheese
2.26%

Most Popular vegetables Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular vegetables ingredients with Chicken Nuggets, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. June 2020 data
Top vegetables Ingredients and Pairings
#1potatoes
18.86%
#2greens
14.58%
#3onion
12.05%
#4tomatoes
8.49%
#5beans
8.13%
Trending Ingredients and Pairings
#1tomatoes
#2onion
#3sweet potatoes
58.24%
#4mushrooms
55.49%
#5corn
51.26%
Declining Ingredients and Pairings
#1salad greens
92.24%
#2red cabbage
76.73%
#3arugula
72.08%
#4collard
65.09%
#5garbanzos
65.09%

Most Popular condiments Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular condiments ingredients with Chicken Nuggets, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. June 2020 data
Top condiments Ingredients and Pairings
#1honey
14.78%
#2oil
14.73%
#3mustard
11.49%
#4ketchup
10.42%
#5chili
10.16%
Declining Ingredients and Pairings
#1garlic sauce
76.73%
#2white sauce
65.09%
#3yum yum sauce
65.09%
#4garlic mayo
65.09%
#5yellow mustard
65.09%

Most Popular spices and herbs Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular spices and herbs ingredients with Chicken Nuggets, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. June 2020 data
Top spices and herbs Ingredients and Pairings
#1pepper
23.06%
#2garlic
20%
#3salt
19.04%
#4chocolate
13.15%
#5paprika
5.77%
Trending Ingredients and Pairings
#1cocoa
#2red chili
#3nutmeg
#4poblano
#5garam masala
Declining Ingredients and Pairings
#2vanilla
30.19%
#3black pepper
5.26%

Most Popular beverages Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular beverages ingredients with Chicken Nuggets, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. June 2020 data
Top beverages Ingredients and Pairings
#1juice
15.9%
#2coffee
15.22%
#3water
13.28%
#4soda
11.12%
#5tea
10.67%
Trending Ingredients and Pairings
#1seltzer
#2sweet tea
#3mountain dew
#4diet dr pepper
#5carrot juice
Declining Ingredients and Pairings
#1green tea
86.04%
#2iced tea
74.61%
#3lemonade
67.42%
#4boba
56.37%
#5fruit juice
53.46%

Most Popular grains Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular grains ingredients with Chicken Nuggets, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. June 2020 data
Top grains Ingredients and Pairings
#1rice
28.77%
#2pasta
25.1%
#3noodles
21.18%
#4spaghetti
4.67%
#5cereal
4.5%
Trending Ingredients and Pairings
#1pasta
84.79%
#2oatmeal
74.53%
#3spaghetti
48.35%
#4macaroni
25.66%
#5noodles
17.58%
Declining Ingredients and Pairings
#2cereal
40.16%
#3quinoa
30.19%

Most Popular fruits Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular fruits ingredients with Chicken Nuggets, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. June 2020 data
Top fruits Ingredients and Pairings
#1berries
17.79%
#2apple
10.97%
#3lemon
10.1%
#4orange
9.59%
#5dates
9.15%
Trending Ingredients and Pairings
#1citrus
#2cantaloupe
#3lychees
#4seasonal fruit
#5gooseberry
Declining Ingredients and Pairings
#1peaches
70.08%
#2grapes
53.46%
#3blueberries
38.92%
#4jackfruit
30.19%
#5pear
30.19%

Most Popular alcohol Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular alcohol ingredients with Chicken Nuggets, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. June 2020 data
Top alcohol Ingredients and Pairings
#1beer
37.2%
#2cocktail
17.92%
#3wine
17.77%
#4rose
6.17%
#5corona
4.22%
Trending Ingredients and Pairings
#1corona
#2chardonnay
#3prosecco
#4white wine
#5guinness
Declining Ingredients and Pairings
#1rose
80.96%
#2mimosa
65.09%
#3bud light
30.19%
#4sake
30.19%

Most Popular seafood Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular seafood ingredients with Chicken Nuggets, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. June 2020 data
Top seafood Ingredients and Pairings
#1shrimp
41.27%
#2prawns
41.27%
#3scallops
3.7%
#4squid
3.08%
#5oysters
2.87%
Trending Ingredients and Pairings
#1calamari
#2crawfish
#3clam
#4mackerel
#5tobiko
Declining Ingredients and Pairings
#2scallops
65.09%
#3mussels
30.19%

Most Popular nuts and seeds Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular nuts and seeds ingredients with Chicken Nuggets, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. June 2020 data
Top nuts and seeds Ingredients and Pairings
#1almonds
34.05%
#2coconut
23.55%
#3peanuts
17.56%
#4cashews
4.28%
#5walnuts
3.64%
Trending Ingredients and Pairings
#1cashews
#2pecans
#3sunflower seeds
#4chia
#5pepitas
Declining Ingredients and Pairings
#5coconut flakes
30.19%

Most Popular fish Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular fish ingredients with Chicken Nuggets, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. June 2020 data
Top fish Ingredients and Pairings
#1fish
74.73%
#2salmon
14.1%
#3tuna
7.98%
#4sea bass
0.8%
#5smoked salmon
0.53%
Trending Ingredients and Pairings
#1smoked salmon
#2salmon
19.68%