Highlights
Top 4 restaurant dishes Most popular dark chocolate dishes in restaurants See More

Dark Chocolate Chip Crunch Pancakes

Little Goat (Chicago, Illinois)

$12.00

Dark Chocolate

Theo Chocolate (Seattle, Washington)

$4.00

Dark Chocolate Sea Salt

The Holy Donut (Scarborough, Maine)

$2.80

Dark Chocolate Bars

Cao Chocolates (Kendall, Florida)

$3.00

Top rising variations The fastest rising ingredients, flavors, drinks etc with dark chocolate See More
#1malt
74.74%
#2herring
47.62%
#3salmon
47.09%
#4sausage
40.60%
#5beer
30.34%
#6cheese
30.15%
#7chocolate beer
30.05%
#8rice
28.44%
#9cherries
25.50%
#10chips
24.45%
Percentage of restaurants that serve dark chocolate Restaurants

5.85%

11,038 of 188,757 Restaurants
Percentage of all online dark chocolate recipes Online Recipes

0.18%

4,377 of 2,398,435 Recipes
Overview
dark chocolate Growth Over Time How dark chocolate has risen or fallen in popularity over the past year
Jul '18Aug '18Sep '18Oct '18Nov '18Dec '18Jan '19Feb '19Mar '19Apr '19May '19Jun '19Jul '19Aug '1900.050.10.150.20.250.30.35
Year Over Year
Dark Chocolate growth or decline vs one year ago
0.16%
Yearly Eating Frequency
Average yearly consumption of dark chocolate per consumer
1.75
The percentage of the average American diet that dark chocolate represents Share of Plate
The popularity of dark chocolate 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 dark chocolate Restaurants

5.85%

11,038 of 188,757 Restaurants
Percentage of all online dark chocolate recipes Online Recipes

0.18%

4,377 of 2,398,435 Recipes
Innovation Analysis
The most popular ingredients, flavors, and variations for dark chocolate, 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 dark chocolate, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top spices and herbs Ingredients
#1chocolate
57.88%
#2vanilla
11.02%
#3salt
7.63%
#4cocoa
4.98%
#5fruit salt
4.67%
#6cinnamon
3.92%
#7cacao
3.45%
#8mint
2.2%
#9sugar salt
2.15%
#10vanilla bean
2.06%
Fastest Rising spices and herbs Ingredients
#1habanero chili
#2ghost pepper
#3tandoori masala
#4italian herbs
#5italian basil
#6sugar salt
56.55%
#7fruit salt
26.88%
#8cinnamon
26.73%
#9cacao
23.06%
#10salt
18.77%
Fastest Falling spices and herbs Ingredients
#2mint
19.23%
#3vanilla bean
17.33%
#4cocoa
5.29%
bakery and desserts Trends Highlights the most popular bakery and desserts ingredients with dark chocolate, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top bakery and desserts Ingredients
#1milk chocolate
11.22%
#2chocolate cake
10.64%
#3cake
10.46%
#4soft serve
10.44%
#5gelato
10.16%
#6frosting
10.01%
#7chocolate chips
9.82%
#8cookies
9.09%
#9chocolate cookies
8.91%
#10white chocolate
8.49%
Fastest Rising bakery and desserts Ingredients
#1splenda
#2naan
#3marbled rye
#4caraway rye bread
#5sourdough croutons
#6chocolate chips
24.46%
#7chocolate cookies
20.29%
#8cookies
19.27%
#9cake
13.86%
#10chocolate cake
12.96%
Fastest Falling bakery and desserts Ingredients
#1french toast sticks
84.87%
#2corn tortillas
83.06%
#3corn syrup
78.09%
#4strawberry shortcake
76.47%
#5candy canes
73.52%
food and beverages Trends Highlights the most popular food and beverages ingredients with dark chocolate, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top food and beverages Ingredients
#1fruit
39.83%
#2vegetables
20.83%
#3chips
12.29%
#4meat
6.54%
#5hot chocolate
6.11%
#6seafood
4.48%
#7iced coffee
2.96%
#8sandwich
2.54%
#9sodas
1.92%
#10cracker
1.5%
Fastest Rising food and beverages Ingredients
#1cole slaw
#2chicken marsala
#3gyro
#4wonton soup
#5diet dr pepper
#6sodas
58.17%
#7cracker
42.13%
#8chips
24.45%
#9meat
19.73%
#10seafood
14.73%
Fastest Falling food and beverages Ingredients
#1macaroni cheese
95.19%
#2chicken caesar salad
90.37%
#3quesadillas
88.65%
#4french fries
88.65%
#5french onion soup
86.76%
dairy Trends Highlights the most popular dairy ingredients with dark chocolate, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top dairy Ingredients
#1cream
22.82%
#2butter
21.37%
#3milk
17.14%
#4cheese
8.16%
#5cream butter
6.11%
#6salted butter
5.53%
#7chocolate almond milk
5.39%
#8coconut milk
4.59%
#9yogurt
4.38%
#10vegan butter
4.35%
Fastest Rising dairy Ingredients
#1pimento cheese
#2goat feta cheese
#3string cheese
#4colby cheese
#5daiya cheese
#6salted butter
56.81%
#7cheese
30.15%
#8vegan butter
28.60%
#9coconut milk
26.34%
#10milk
15.04%
Fastest Falling dairy Ingredients
#2cream
3.97%
fruits Trends Highlights the most popular fruits ingredients with dark chocolate, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top fruits Ingredients
#1berries
29.45%
#2bananas
14.24%
#3strawberries
12.67%
#4raspberries
10.23%
#5cherries
6.73%
#6blueberries
5.7%
#7orange
5.28%
#8banana chips
4.83%
#9lemon
4.54%
#10apple
4.24%
Fastest Rising fruits Ingredients
#1fuji apple
#2pink grapefruit
#3freshly juiced lemon
#4tangerine
#5candied lemon
#6apple
35.15%
#7lemon
25.86%
#8cherries
25.50%
#9strawberries
6.16%
#10orange
1.58%
Fastest Falling fruits Ingredients
#1honeydew melon
82.35%
#2honeydew
69.74%
#3prunes
64.7%
#4watermelon
31.36%
#5cantaloupe
29.4%
condiments Trends Highlights the most popular condiments ingredients with dark chocolate, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top condiments Ingredients
#1peanut butter
14.57%
#2chocolate peanut butter
13.16%
#3chocolate sauce
10.06%
#4almond butter
9.9%
#5oil
9.69%
#6coconut butter
8.47%
#7syrup
8.36%
#8chocolate syrup
8.36%
#9cookie butter
7.88%
#10honey
7.78%
Fastest Rising condiments Ingredients
#1chipotle aioli
#2spinach pesto
#3italian dressing
#4habanero hot sauce
#5picante salsa
#6oil
43.36%
#7coconut butter
41.56%
#8syrup
30.49%
#9chocolate syrup
30.49%
#10almond butter
23.42%
perishables and prepared Trends Highlights the most popular perishables and prepared ingredients with dark chocolate, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top perishables and prepared Ingredients
#1ice cream
29.42%
#2ice
25.39%
#3eggs
12.27%
#4vanilla ice cream
10.56%
#5almond milk
8.21%
#6salad
3.85%
#7fruit salad
3.16%
#8cream of mushroom
2.99%
#9egg whites
2.81%
#10vegetable soup
1.13%
Fastest Rising perishables and prepared Ingredients
#1red pepper hummus
#2coleslaw
#3flatbread sandwich
#4red pepper coulis
#5fajita tortilla
#6eggs
21.53%
#7almond milk
18.48%
#8cream of mushroom
14.49%
Fastest Falling perishables and prepared Ingredients
#2vegetable soup
48.48%
#3egg whites
23.08%
#4ice cream
13.91%
#5ice
9.32%
nuts and seeds Trends Highlights the most popular nuts and seeds ingredients with dark chocolate, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top nuts and seeds Ingredients
#1almonds
26.82%
#2coconut
26.18%
#3hazelnuts
7.55%
#4walnuts
7.07%
#5pecans
6.74%
#6pistachios
5.17%
#7chia
5.02%
#8cashews
4.43%
#9flax seeds
2.73%
#10coconut flakes
2.29%
Fastest Rising nuts and seeds Ingredients
#1marcona almonds
#2pine nuts
#3pecan nuts
#4macadamia nuts
#5pistachio nuts
#6flax seeds
34.59%
#7pecans
15.67%
#8almonds
14.76%
#9coconut flakes
11.58%
#10chia
10.79%
Fastest Falling nuts and seeds Ingredients
#1chestnuts
64.7%
#2candied pecans
44.93%
#3cashew nuts
24.35%
#4walnuts
11.94%
#5almond slivers
9.22%
beverages Trends Highlights the most popular beverages ingredients with dark chocolate, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top beverages Ingredients
#1chocolate milk
31.18%
#2coffee
28.88%
#3espresso
7.08%
#4water
6.95%
#5tea
6%
#6almond coconut milk
4.13%
#7smoothie
3.72%
#8juice
3.45%
#9fruit juice
3.01%
#10brew coffee
2.84%
Fastest Rising beverages Ingredients
#1water
74.79%
#2tea
40.46%
#3brew coffee
38.32%
#4juice
28.60%
#5fruit juice
16.77%
#6chocolate milk
15.04%
#7almond coconut milk
7.06%
#8espresso
1.86%
#9coffee
0.02%
Fastest Falling beverages Ingredients
#1grape juice
47.05%
#2iced green tea
47.05%
#3sparkling water
29.4%
#4coke
22.98%
#5matcha tea
22.98%
vegetables Trends Highlights the most popular vegetables ingredients with dark chocolate, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top vegetables Ingredients
#1peanuts
24.5%
#2beans
12.59%
#3mushrooms
12.57%
#4truffles
9.62%
#5greens
8.1%
#6potatoes
6.65%
#7pumpkin
6.56%
#8avocado
6.51%
#9tomatoes
5.35%
#10butter beans
4.47%
Fastest Rising vegetables Ingredients
#1broccolini
#2parsnips
#3jicama
#4italian tomatoes
#5baby artichokes
#6potatoes
31.51%
#7mushrooms
19.28%
#8tomatoes
17.05%
#9peanuts
14.57%
#10pumpkin
12.96%
Fastest Falling vegetables Ingredients
#1baby green beans
95.93%
#2yellow potatoes
95.4%
#3yellow onion
91.85%
#4baby broccoli
91.53%
#5baby lettuce
91.17%
alcohol Trends Highlights the most popular alcohol ingredients with dark chocolate, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top alcohol Ingredients
#1beer
15.92%
#2chocolate beer
15.75%
#3wine
11.2%
#4cocktail
10.55%
#5fruit beer
8.35%
#6stout
7.9%
#7chocolate stout
7.84%
#8stout beer
7.16%
#9coffee beer
6.45%
#10bitters
6.12%
Fastest Rising alcohol Ingredients
#1stout
53.81%
#2chocolate stout
51.29%
#3fruit beer
47.26%
#4stout beer
43.92%
#5bitters
43.19%
#6beer
30.34%
#7chocolate beer
30.05%
#8coffee beer
26.79%
#9wine
18.24%
Fastest Falling alcohol Ingredients
#1negroni
88.23%
#2port
49.83%
#3weisse
47.05%
#4scotch ale
47.05%
#5fruits cordial
47.05%
grains Trends Highlights the most popular grains ingredients with dark chocolate, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top grains Ingredients
#1oats
27.83%
#2oatmeal
13.74%
#3granola
13.19%
#4rice
12.95%
#5pasta
7.89%
#6shells
6.89%
#7quinoa
4.17%
#8cereal
3.67%
#9sunflower seeds
3.13%
#10brown rice
2.88%
Fastest Rising grains Ingredients
#1sunflower seeds
#2brown rice