Food & Beverage Industry Trends Highlights

Croutons popularity has changed by 52.13% over the past year. On average, Croutons is consumed 1.28 times every year. Market adoption for Croutons in restaurants is 25.66% and it is on 0.06% of recipes.

Croutons plating ideas from top restaurants

Most popular Croutons dishes in restaurants. March 2021 data
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Naples Pizza (Town Of Farmington, Connecticut)
Casa Mia Of Olympia (Olympia, Washington)
Terzo Mpls (Minneapolis, Minnesota)
Green Tomato Grill - Orange (Orange, California)

Fastest rising Croutons pairings

The fastest rising ingredients, flavors, and drinks with Croutons. March 2021 data
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#1silken tofu
#2milk alternative
#3nut milk
#4coconut milk
72.18%
#5maca
67.53%
#6scallops
57.31%
#7water
55.93%
#8bitters
46.86%
#9vegetable soup
45.57%
#10clam
42.54%

Food Market Overview for Croutons

Croutons Growth Over Time

Monitor trends in Croutons related conversations over the past year. March 2021 Data
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  • Annual Growth

    Croutons consumption yearly growth rate
    52.13%
  • Annual Consumption Frequency

    Croutons is consumed 1.28 times on average every year
    1.28
  • The percentage of the average American diet that Croutons represents. March 2021 data

    Market Adoption

  • The popularity of Croutons at home vs at restaurants. The dashed black line represents the breakdown of the industry average. March 2021 data

    Home vs Restaurant Consumption

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

    Popularity in Restaurants

    25.66%
    153,210 of 597,012 Restaurants
  • 0.06% of recipes have Croutons

    Popularity in Recipes

    0.06%
    2,861 of 4,598,338 Recipes

Product & Culinary Innovation Analysis

The upcoming food industry trends for Croutons. March 2021 data

Most Popular food Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular food ingredients with Croutons, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. March 2021 data
Top food Ingredients and Pairings
#1croutons
32.77%
#2bread
32.77%
#3salad
18.17%
#4vegetable soup
3.7%
#5eggs
2.74%
Declining Ingredients and Pairings
#1cinnamon bread
86.35%
#2hamburger buns
61.61%
#3slider buns
61.2%
#4caprese
57.34%
#5chicken wrap
55.05%

Most Popular vegetables Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular vegetables ingredients with Croutons, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. March 2021 data
Top vegetables Ingredients and Pairings
#1greens
24.25%
#2tomatoes
16.17%
#3onion
12.12%
#4olives
9.12%
#5lettuce
7.89%
Trending Ingredients and Pairings
#1taro root
#2ube
#3pea tendrils
#4baby heirloom tomatoes
#5gold potatoes
Declining Ingredients and Pairings
#1cauliflower rice
79.06%
#2green bell pepper
78.06%
#3ramps
77.25%
#4frisee
71.21%
#5vine ripened tomatoes
70.28%

Most Popular dairy Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular dairy ingredients with Croutons, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. March 2021 data
Top dairy Ingredients and Pairings
#1cheese
46.3%
#2parmesan
15.32%
#3butter
10.63%
#4cream
7.66%
#5cheddar
4.24%
Declining Ingredients and Pairings
#1emmental français
74.41%
#2italian cheese
65.23%
#3jack cheese
56.54%
#4cotija cheese
52.75%
#5chevre
51.51%

Most Popular spices and herbs Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular spices and herbs ingredients with Croutons, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. March 2021 data
Top spices and herbs Ingredients and Pairings
#1garlic
29.4%
#2pepper
23.14%
#3salt
15.97%
#4basil
7.67%
#5salt and pepper
4.8%
Trending Ingredients and Pairings
#1truffle salt
#2chamomile
#3cane sugar
#4bee pollen
#5spice rub
Declining Ingredients and Pairings
#1lemon pepper
63.98%
#2himalayan salt
59.5%
#3thai basil
50.19%
#4lemon basil
46.59%
#5cacao
45.8%

Most Popular condiments Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular condiments ingredients with Croutons, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. March 2021 data
Top condiments Ingredients and Pairings
#1oil
22.45%
#2olive oil
16.4%
#3vinaigrette dressing
10.61%
#4vinaigrette
10.61%
#5caesar dressing
10.49%
Declining Ingredients and Pairings
#1fruit vinegar
76.67%
#2red wine vinaigrette
72.29%
#3greek dressing
71.21%
#4herb oil
69.29%
#5sherry vinegar
64.9%

Most Popular meat Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular meat ingredients with Croutons, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. March 2021 data
Top meat Ingredients and Pairings
#1chicken
38.94%
#2bacon
16.65%
#3sausage
12.32%
#4steak
11.79%
#5beef
6.22%
Trending Ingredients and Pairings
#1chicken sausage
#2andouille sausage
#3applewood bacon
67.53%
#4ribeye
67.07%
#5italian sausage
58.71%