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

Dark Chocolate Olive Oil Sea Salt Ice Cream

Lick Ice Creams At The Pearl (San Antonio, Texas)

$9.99

Heart Darkness Valrhona Chocolate Ice Cream Sandwich

Revival Ice Cream (Monterey, California)

$6.00

Dark Chocolate

Theo Chocolate (Seattle, Washington)

$4.00

Dark Chocolate Bars

Cao Chocolates (Kendall, Florida)

$3.00

Top rising variations The fastest rising ingredients, flavors, drinks etc with dark chocolate See More
#1oysters
#2sausage
52.59%
#3salmon
31.42%
#4soda
21.36%
#5cherries
21.15%
#6wine
20.45%
#7cashews
20.08%
#8rice
19.49%
#9bacon
18.94%
#10dates
18.73%
Percentage of restaurants that serve dark chocolate Restaurants

4.57%

12,455 of 272,783 Restaurants
Percentage of all online dark chocolate recipes Online Recipes

0.18%

7,648 of 4,201,050 Recipes
Overview
dark chocolate Growth Over Time How dark chocolate has risen or fallen in popularity over the past year
Nov '18Dec '18Jan '19Feb '19Mar '19Apr '19May '19Jun '19Jul '19Aug '19Sep '19Oct '19Nov '19Dec '1900.050.10.150.20.250.30.35
Year Over Year
Dark Chocolate growth or decline vs one year ago
10.28%
Yearly Eating Frequency
Average yearly consumption of dark chocolate per consumer
1.81
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

4.57%

12,455 of 272,783 Restaurants
Percentage of all online dark chocolate recipes Online Recipes

0.18%

7,648 of 4,201,050 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
60.67%
#2vanilla
11.48%
#3salt
7.95%
#4cocoa
4.79%
#5cinnamon
3.93%
#6cacao
3.5%
#7mint
2.39%
#8vanilla bean
1.75%
#9pepper
1.47%
#10peppermint
1.42%
Fastest Rising spices and herbs Ingredients
#1arabica
#2ghost pepper
#3garlic pepper
#4ginseng
#5fenugreek
#6mint
30.54%
#7peppermint
17.59%
#8salt
15.79%
#9pepper
12.99%
#10cocoa
12.71%
Fastest Falling spices and herbs Ingredients
#1spice rub
93.85%
#2shiso
77.85%
#3tahitian vanilla
74.99%
#4carob
63.08%
#5cilantro
62.1%
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
#1cake
11.85%
#2frosting
11.66%
#3soft serve
11.61%
#4gelato
11.49%
#5cookies
11.4%
#6chocolate chips
10.16%
#7caramel
9.07%
#8sugar
9.03%
#9sweetener
7.65%
#10white chocolate
5.85%
Fastest Rising bakery and desserts Ingredients
#1sugar cones
#2pastry dough
#3bread croutons
#4italian bread
#5semolina
#6sugar
20.57%
#7cookies
15.68%
#8chocolate chips
10.10%
#9sweetener
9.59%
#10caramel
3.39%
Fastest Falling bakery and desserts Ingredients
#1sweet potato pie
72.31%
#2zeppole
63.08%
#3naan
63.08%
#4cinnamon swirl
63.08%
#5rum cake
44.61%
food Trends Highlights the most popular food ingredients with dark chocolate, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top food Ingredients
#1ice
20.57%
#2ice cream
20.28%
#3chips
20.21%
#4meat
9.7%
#5eggs
9.35%
#6seafood
4.57%
#7sandwich
4.43%
#8almond milk
3.74%
#9vanilla ice cream
3.38%
#10salad
2.96%
Fastest Rising food Ingredients
#1french onion soup
#2potato gnocchi
#3sashimi
#4buffalo chicken
#5pepperoni pizza
#6seafood
14.67%
#7meat
13.64%
#8chips
10.53%
#9eggs
4.03%
#10sandwich
2.78%
Fastest Falling food Ingredients
#1macaroni cheese
87.69%
#2pulled pork
84.18%
#3sweet potato fries
77.85%
#4turkey burger
72.31%
#5caesar salad
69.79%
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
27.12%
#2butter
26.3%
#3milk
21.54%
#4cheese
9.89%
#5yogurt
4.62%
#6cream cheese
2.67%
#7double creme
2.49%
#8coconut milk
1.81%
#9greek yogurt
1.72%
#10custard
1.2%
Fastest Rising dairy Ingredients
#1pepper jack
#2farmer cheese
#3chevre
#4parmigiano reggiano
#5pecorino romano
#6coconut milk
12.40%
#7milk
9.30%
#8cheese
4.42%
#9butter
1.32%
Fastest Falling dairy Ingredients
#1dairy sour cream
88.34%
#2blue cheese dressing
63.08%
#3half and half
58.46%
#4vanilla yogurt
56.92%
#5organic milk
55.69%
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
29.07%
#2bananas
13.15%
#3strawberries
12.36%
#4raspberries
10.22%
#5cherries
8.07%
#6orange
6.1%
#7blueberries
6.1%
#8lemon
4.94%
#9apple
4.86%
#10dates
4.03%
Fastest Rising fruits Ingredients
#1dragon fruit
#2kaffir lime
#3pink grapefruit
#4bitter orange
#5plantains
#6cherries
21.15%
#7dates
18.73%
#8orange
13.82%
Fastest Falling fruits Ingredients
#1red delicious apple
77.85%
#2kumquat
76.26%
#3mission figs
63.08%
#4seasonal fruit
47.87%
#5lychees
44.61%
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
#1coconut
27.64%
#2almonds
27.64%
#3pecans
8.03%
#4hazelnuts
7.76%
#5walnuts
7.18%
#6pistachios
5.26%
#7chia
4.5%
#8cashews
4.27%
#9flax seeds
2.15%
#10coconut flakes
1.71%
Fastest Rising nuts and seeds Ingredients
#1marcona almonds
#2candied pecans
52.31%
#3pumpkin seeds
23.96%
#4cashews
20.08%
#5pecans
15.62%
#6walnuts
1.16%
#7coconut flakes
0.47%
Fastest Falling nuts and seeds Ingredients
#1pistachio nuts
63.08%
#2chestnuts
31.25%
#3cashew nuts
26.15%
#4chia
18.13%
#5flaxseed
16.92%
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
22.67%
#2oil
14.22%
#3syrup
12.72%
#4honey
12.42%
#5maple syrup
8.29%
#6coconut oil
8.15%
#7almond butter
6.26%
#8chili
5.48%
#9nutella
4.66%
#10chocolate sauce
4.25%
Fastest Rising condiments Ingredients
#1honey mustard
#2clover honey
#3tzatziki
#4cajeta
#5ponzu
#6oil
15.94%
#7chili
15.64%
#8honey
13.24%
#9syrup
10.48%
#10coconut oil
8.24%
Fastest Falling condiments Ingredients
#2vanilla syrup
82.96%
#3balsamic dressing
81.54%
#4bechamel
72.31%
#5miso dressing
44.61%
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
27.95%
#2stout
16.4%
#3wine
10.02%
#4bourbon
7.95%
#5cocktail
7.58%
#6bitters
7.36%
#7ale
7.12%
#8imperial stout
7.04%
#9porter
4.19%
#10rum
3.23%
Fastest Rising alcohol Ingredients
#1cream ale
#2bud light lime-a-rita
#3sweet vermouth
#4mexican beer
#5vermouth
#6wine
20.45%
#7cocktail
13.88%
#8bourbon
7.59%
#9ale
3.85%
Fastest Falling alcohol Ingredients
#1jack daniels
77.85%
#2sangria
72.31%
#3coffee liqueur
57.4%
#4dry stout
44.61%
#5cointreau
39.58%
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
26.2%
#2beans
13.96%
#3mushrooms
12.38%
#4truffles
9.5%
#5pumpkin
7.84%
#6greens
7.75%
#7potatoes
6.09%
#8avocado
5.62%
#9tomatoes
4.81%
#10olives
4.49%
Fastest Rising vegetables Ingredients
#1baby carrots
#2tomatillos
#3nori
#4dill pickles
#5pickled cucumbers
#6pumpkin
29.48%
#7olives
19.93%
#8beans
12.63%
#9avocado
9.88%
#10mushrooms
9.16%
Fastest Falling vegetables Ingredients
#1iceberg lettuce
88.34%
#2sweet corn
80.74%
#3green onions
79.86%
#4russet
77.85%
#5yukon potatoes
77.85%
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
#1coffee
42.92%
#2espresso
9.26%
#3water
8.58%
#4tea
8.48%
#5hot chocolate
6.91%
#6soda
5.53%
#7juice
5.16%
#8smoothie
4%
#9green tea
3.1%
#10latte
2.9%
Fastest Rising beverages Ingredients
#1sprite
#2iced green tea
#3pink lemonade
#4boba
#5cream soda
#6juice
37.01%
#7latte
31.03%
#8soda
21.36%
#9espresso
10.34%
#10water
7.64%
Fastest Falling beverages Ingredients
#1coconut water
69.79%
#2hot tea
63.08%
#3matcha green tea
48.31%
#4cranberry juice
44.61%
#5soft drinks
26.15%
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
24.1%
#2malt
18.04%
#3oatmeal
12.88%
#4rice
10.56%
#5granola
10.23%
#6pasta
6.68%
#7shells
5.78%
#8cereal
3.6%
#9quinoa
3.03%
#10barley
2.46%
Fastest Rising grains Ingredients
#1bran
#2wild rice
#3black rice
#4zucchini noodles
#5fettuccine
#6pasta
47.27%
#7barley
46.61%
#8cereal
40.09%
#9rice
19.49%
#10oats
9.66%
Fastest Falling grains Ingredients
#1penne pasta
94.17%
#2macaroni
87.69%
#3rice noodles
75.38%
#4penne
73.63%
#5basmati rice
63.08%
meat Trends Highlights the most popular meat ingredients with dark chocolate, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top meat Ingredients
#1chicken
18.74%
#2bacon
16.29%
#3steak
15.44%
#4sausage
14.6%
#5beef
9.98%
#6pork
8.1%
#7breasts
3.77%
#8ham
3.67%
#9lamb
3.11%
#10prosciutto
2.35%
Fastest Rising meat Ingredients
#1sausage patties
#2rotisserie chicken
#3chicharron
#4drumstick
#5andouille sausage
#6prosciutto
84.62%
#7sausage
52.59%
#8lamb
52.31%
#9beef
26.82%
#10bacon
18.94%
Fastest Falling meat Ingredients