Food & Beverage Industry Trends Highlights

Cupcake popularity has changed by 21.74% over the past year. On average, Cupcake is consumed 2.5 times every year. Market adoption for Cupcake in restaurants is 2.4% and it is on 0.05% of recipes.

Cupcake plating ideas from top restaurants

Most popular Cupcake dishes in restaurants. May 2021 data
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Showboy Bakeshop (Summerlin South, Nevada)
Something Delicious Bake Shop (Rochester, New York)
Tiffany's Bakery (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania)
Amy's Cupcake Shoppe (Hopkins, Minnesota)

Fastest rising Cupcake pairings

The fastest rising ingredients, flavors, and drinks with Cupcake. May 2021 data
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#1beer
65.63%
#2vanilla
18.56%
#3berries
15.90%
#4rose
9.49%
#5rose wine
9.19%
#6chocolate cake
8.73%
#7chocolate
5.07%
#8cookie
2.53%
#9biscuits
1.75%

Food Market Overview for Cupcake

Cupcake Growth Over Time

Monitor trends in Cupcake related conversations over the past year. May 2021 Data
Feb '20Mar '20Apr '20May '20Jun '20Jul '20Aug '20Sep '20Oct '20Nov '20Dec '20Jan '21Feb '21Mar '2100.10.20.30.40.50.60.70.8
  • Annual Growth

    Cupcake consumption yearly growth rate
    21.74%
  • Annual Consumption Frequency

    Cupcake is consumed 2.5 times on average every year
    2.5
  • The percentage of the average American diet that Cupcake represents. May 2021 data

    Market Adoption

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

    Home vs Restaurant Consumption

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

    Popularity in Restaurants

    2.4%
    14,916 of 621,918 Restaurants
  • 0.05% of recipes have Cupcake

    Popularity in Recipes

    0.05%
    2,396 of 4,735,453 Recipes

Product & Culinary Innovation Analysis

The upcoming food industry trends for Cupcake. May 2021 data

Most Popular prepared food Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular prepared food ingredients with Cupcake, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. May 2021 data
Top prepared food Ingredients and Pairings
#1cupcake
36.69%
#2cake
36.68%
#3cookie
6.44%
#4biscuits
5.88%
#5chocolate cake
3.84%
Declining Ingredients and Pairings
#1pumpkin pie
92.77%
#2falafel
89.5%
#3gelato
87.47%
#4bourbon chicken
86.49%
#5shaved ice
84.29%

Most Popular raw ingredients Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular raw ingredients ingredients with Cupcake, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. May 2021 data
Top raw ingredients Ingredients and Pairings
#1chocolate
30.74%
#2berries
11.86%
#3vanilla
10.09%
#4cream
8.77%
#5strawberries
7.84%
Declining Ingredients and Pairings
#1pumpkin spice
86.75%
#2prawns
86.4%
#3pumpkin
85.66%
#4lemon pepper
83.7%
#5dried cherry
81.6%

Most Popular beverages Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular beverages ingredients with Cupcake, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. May 2021 data
Top beverages Ingredients and Pairings
#1coffee
35.62%
#2beer
9.05%
#3rose wine
9.05%
#4rose
8.92%
#5tea
8.55%
Declining Ingredients and Pairings
#1eggnog
96.3%
#2bloody mary
89.78%
#3chai tea
76.65%
#4cold water
72.98%
#5vanilla shake
72.2%

Diets & Traits

Uncover the primary dietary motivations behind consumer preferences for Cupcake

Diets Over Time

The dietary references with Cupcake over time. May 2021 data
Mar '20Apr '20May '20Jun '20Jul '20Aug '20Sep '20Oct '20Nov '20Dec '20Jan '21Feb '21Mar '2101.252.53.7556.257.58.751011.2512.5
  • nut free
  • grain free
  • vegan
  • lactose free

Most popular Cupcake related motivations

The leading motivations and claims consumers choose Cupcake compared to all other dishes. May 2021 data
  • fitness

    2.92%
  • snack

    2.40%

Restaurant Trends Analysis

Cupcake adoption in the restaurant industry and pricing segmentation. May 2021 analysis

Cupcake Pricing Analysis

Track the average price of Cupcake dishes across all price tiers. May 2021 data
$10.74$9.86$11.54$10.84$17.88AVG$$$$$$$$$$
  • Restaurant Penetration

    2.4% of restaurants serve. May 2021 data
    2.4%
  • Foodservice Cuisine Penetration

    The cuisine that offers Cupcake the most. May 2021 data
    cupcake shop
    67%
  • Restaurant Menu Analysis

    90237 of menu items containing Cupcake. May 2021 data
    90,237
  • Dish Count Per Menu

    The average number of Cupcake dishes found in menus. May 2021 data
    6.05

Most Popular Cupcake Dishes

Most popular Cupcake posts from restaurants. May 2021 data
Showboy Bakeshop (Summerlin South, Nevada)
Something Delicious Bake Shop (Rochester, New York)
Tiffany's Bakery (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania)
Amy's Cupcake Shoppe (Hopkins, Minnesota)

Home Cooking

Discover Cupcake penetration in home cooking

Most Popular Recipes

The most notable variations of Cupcake recipes found online, and how they have performed over the past year. May 2021 data