dates Trends

Highlights

Top 4 restaurant dishesSee More Most popular dates dishes in restaurants
Top rising variationsSee More The fastest rising ingredients, flavors, drinks etc with dates
#1steak
#2pie
85.60%
#3sugar
52.25%
#4chicken
28.43%
#5pumpkin spice
26.23%
#6wine
18.00%
#7pumpkin
6.33%
#8apple
3.57%
#9granola
1.50%
#10cookies
0.65%
Restaurants Percentage of restaurants that serve dates

0.52%

796 of 152,871 Restaurants
Online Recipes Percentage of all online dates recipes

0.05%

682 of 1,431,592 Recipes

Overview

dates Growth Over Time How dates has risen or fallen in popularity over the past year
Nov '17Dec '17Jan '18Feb '18Mar '18Apr '18May '18Jun '18Jul '18Aug '18Sep '18Oct '18Nov '1800.0250.050.0750.10.1250.150.1750.2
Year Over Year DATES growth or decline vs one year ago
32.52%
Yearly Eating Frequency Average yearly consumption of dates per consumer
1.67
Share of Plate The percentage of the average American diet that dates represents
Eat in vs Eat out The popularity of dates at home vs at restaurants. The dashed black line represents the breakdown of the industry average
  • Eat In
  • Market Avg.
  • Eat Out
Restaurants Percentage of restaurants that serve dates

0.52%

796 of 152,871 Restaurants
Online Recipes Percentage of all online dates recipes

0.05%

682 of 1,431,592 Recipes

Innovation Analysis

The most popular ingredients, flavors, and variations for dates, 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 dates, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top spices and herbs Ingredients
#1chocolate
82.5%
#2cinnamon
12.2%
#3pumpkin spice
5.3%
Fastest Rising spices and herbs Ingredients
#1pumpkin spice
26.23%
Fastest Falling spices and herbs Ingredients
#1chocolate
39.48%
#2cinnamon
36%
beverages Trends Highlights the most popular beverages ingredients with dates, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top beverages Ingredients
#1smoothie
61.59%
#2coffee
38.41%
Fastest Falling beverages Ingredients
#1smoothie
36.62%
#2coffee
26.42%
bakery and desserts Trends Highlights the most popular bakery and desserts ingredients with dates, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top bakery and desserts Ingredients
#1cake
37.5%
#2cheesecake
15.21%
#3sugar
10.21%
#4pastry
10.21%
#5pie
8.96%
#6brownies
8.12%
#7cookies
5%
#8cupcakes
2.71%
#9donuts
2.08%
Fastest Rising bakery and desserts Ingredients
#1cupcakes
#2donuts
#3pie
85.60%
#4sugar
52.25%
#5cookies
0.65%
Fastest Falling bakery and desserts Ingredients
#1brownies
24.35%
#2cheesecake
23.69%
#3cake
22.34%
#4pastry
1.85%
nuts and seeds Trends Highlights the most popular nuts and seeds ingredients with dates, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top nuts and seeds Ingredients
#1coconut
61.21%
#2almonds
19.39%
#3cashews
12.15%
#4walnuts
7.24%
Fastest Falling nuts and seeds Ingredients
#1cashews
59.72%
#2coconut
46.27%
#3almonds
44.07%
#4walnuts
27.5%
grains Trends Highlights the most popular grains ingredients with dates, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top grains Ingredients
#1oats
42.71%
#2oatmeal
33.17%
#3granola
24.12%
Fastest Rising grains Ingredients
#1granola
1.50%
Fastest Falling grains Ingredients
#1oats
29.11%
#2oatmeal
22.67%
perishables and prepared Trends Highlights the most popular perishables and prepared ingredients with dates, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top perishables and prepared Ingredients
#1salad
41.78%
#2ice cream
38.9%
#3almond milk
19.32%
Fastest Falling perishables and prepared Ingredients
#1ice cream
58.24%
#2salad
31.56%
#3almond milk
18.8%
meat Trends Highlights the most popular meat ingredients with dates, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top meat Ingredients
#1bacon
56.04%
#2chicken
30.04%
#3steak
13.92%
Fastest Rising meat Ingredients
#1steak
#2chicken
28.43%
Fastest Falling meat Ingredients
#1bacon
42%
condiments Trends Highlights the most popular condiments ingredients with dates, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top condiments Ingredients
#1peanut butter
Fastest Falling condiments Ingredients
#1peanut butter
27.13%
alcohol Trends Highlights the most popular alcohol ingredients with dates, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top alcohol Ingredients
#1wine
Fastest Rising alcohol Ingredients
#1wine
18.00%
fruits Trends Highlights the most popular fruits ingredients with dates, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top fruits Ingredients
#1blueberries
38.89%
#2bananas
34.26%
#3apple
26.85%
Fastest Rising fruits Ingredients
#1apple
3.57%
Fastest Falling fruits Ingredients
#1blueberries
52.74%
#2bananas
37.4%
vegetables Trends Highlights the most popular vegetables ingredients with dates, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top vegetables Ingredients
#1pumpkin
Fastest Rising vegetables Ingredients
#1pumpkin
6.33%

Diets & Traits

Why people choose this dish, and how it performed in various popular diets over the past year

Top Motivators The leading reasons consumers choose dates compared to all other dishes
fitness
31.26%
clean eating
5.32%
snack
4.56%
Diets Over Time The dietary references with dates over time
Dec '17Jan '18Feb '18Mar '18Apr '18May '18Jun '18Jul '18Aug '18Sep '18Oct '18Nov '1802.557.51012.51517.52022.52527.53032.5
  • Vegan
  • Clean Eating
  • Vegetarian
  • Gluten Free

Restaurant Analysis

A look at the most popular dates dishes served in restaurants, their price points, and popularity

Restaurant Penetration Percentage of restaurants that serve dates

0.52%

Cuisine Penetration The most popular restaurant cuisine to feature dates

american restaurant

20%
dates Pricing Analysis Average price of dates across the variously priced restaurants, from cheapest to most expensive
$9.38$6.82$9.4$10.37$11.87AVG$$$$$$$$$$
Most Popular dates Dishes The most notable variations of dates served across the country
DISH NAMERESTAURANTCITYSTATE
#1 Bacon Wrapped Dates SUGARCANE raw bar grillNew YorkNew York
#2 Medjol Dates Dagabi CucinaBoulderColorado
#3 Bacon Dates Goat Cheese Empanada 5411 EmpanadasChicagoIllinois
#4 Dates The Black SparrowLafayetteIndiana
#5 Goat Cheese Stiffed Bacon Dates Platter Alibi PubLaramieWyoming
#6 Baconwrapped Dates Salad The Luggage Room PizzeriaPasadenaCalifornia
#7 Chorizo Bacon Dates Red Pepper Sauce Next DoorDenverColorado
#8 Jam Wrapped Dates Spanish Goat Cheese MANCHEGOSanta MonicaCalifornia
#9 Stuffed Dates Formoli's BistroSacramentoCalifornia
#10 Late Night Dates GT Fish & OysterChicagoIllinois
Menu Items How many total instances of dates found in restaurants across the country
1,118
Dish Count Per Menu The average number of dates variations on a restaurant's menu
1.4

Home Cooking

Highlighting the leading online dates recipes and their penetration

Recipe Count How many online recipes exist for dates
682
Used As Ingredient How many online recipes use dates as an ingredient
651
Top Online Recipes The most notable variations of dates recipes found online, and how they have performed over the past year
#1

Almond Stuffed Medjool Dates Dipped in Raw Chocolate from Nest and Glow

#2

Chocolate-Covered Almond Butter Stuffed Dates from Salted Plains

#3

Bliss Balls No Dates from My Kids Lick The Bowl

#4

Vegan Cream Cheese Stuffed Dates from The Conscientious Eater

#5

Stuffed Baked Apples with Walnuts and Dates from Marla Meridith

#6

Pistachio Cream Cheese Stuffed Dates from Cupcakes & Kale Chips

#7

Vegan Peanut Butter Stuffed Dates with Chocolate and Sea Salt from The Viet Vegan

#8

Dates Stuffed with Goat Cheese, Walnuts and Mint from Flavour and Savour

#9

Banana Bread with Dates and Walnuts from Healthy Seasonal Recipes

#10

Roasted Cauliflower, Dates, Red Onion & Parsley Salad from Every Last Bite