dates Trends

Highlights

Top 4 restaurant dishesSee More Most popular dates dishes in restaurants
#1BACON WRAPPED DATES
Sugarcane Raw Bar Grill (Nyc, New York)
#2CRISPY HALLOUMI DATES
Ema (Chicago, Illinois)
#3CHORIZO DATES
Next Door (Denver, Colorado)
#4BACON DATES GOAT CHEESE EMPANADA
5411 Empanadas (Chicago, Illinois)
Top rising variationsSee More The fastest rising ingredients, flavors, drinks etc with dates
#1cupcakes
#2pastry
53.88%
#3pie
47.81%
#4wine
22.61%
#5pumpkin
7.14%
#6oatmeal
6.88%
Restaurants Percentage of restaurants that serve dates

0.51%

784 of 152,763 Restaurants
Online Recipes Percentage of all online dates recipes

0.05%

832 of 1,593,361 Recipes

Overview

dates Growth Over Time How dates has risen or fallen in popularity over the past year
Dec '17Jan '18Feb '18Mar '18Apr '18May '18Jun '18Jul '18Aug '18Sep '18Oct '18Nov '18Dec '1800.0250.050.0750.10.1250.150.1750.2
Year Over Year DATES growth or decline vs one year ago
19.67%
Yearly Eating Frequency Average yearly consumption of dates per consumer
1.62
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

0.51%

784 of 152,763 Restaurants
Online Recipes Percentage of all online dates recipes

0.05%

832 of 1,593,361 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
72.29%
#2cacao
16.57%
#3cinnamon
11.14%
Fastest Falling spices and herbs Ingredients
#1cacao
44.73%
#2cinnamon
38.6%
#3chocolate
37.57%
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
55.09%
#2coffee
35.93%
#3tea
8.98%
Fastest Falling beverages Ingredients
#1smoothie
39.62%
#2tea
12.45%
#3coffee
10.07%
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
43.11%
#2oatmeal
33.42%
#3granola
23.47%
Fastest Rising grains Ingredients
#1oatmeal
6.88%
Fastest Falling grains Ingredients
#1oats
36.33%
#2granola
16.43%
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
69.72%
#2almonds
22.22%
#3walnuts
8.06%
Fastest Falling nuts and seeds Ingredients
#1almonds
53.57%
#2coconut
45.04%
#3walnuts
31.16%
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
57.83%
#2pastry
16.61%
#3pie
13.74%
#4cookies
7.35%
#5cupcakes
4.47%
Fastest Rising bakery and desserts Ingredients
#1cupcakes
#2pastry
53.88%
#3pie
47.81%
Fastest Falling bakery and desserts Ingredients
#1cake
15.93%
#2cookies
11.05%
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
52.07%
#2ice cream
47.93%
Fastest Falling perishables and prepared Ingredients
#1salad
36.69%
#2ice cream
28.57%
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
46.36%
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
Fastest Falling meat Ingredients
#1bacon
27.99%
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
22.61%
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
39.45%
#2bananas
33.03%
#3apple
27.52%
Fastest Falling fruits Ingredients
#1bananas
50.14%
#2blueberries
39.62%
#3apple
30.06%
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
7.14%

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
30.26%
clean eating
5.11%
snack
4.48%
Diets Over Time The dietary references with dates over time
Jan '18Feb '18Mar '18Apr '18May '18Jun '18Jul '18Aug '18Sep '18Oct '18Nov '18Dec '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

0.51%

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
$9.57$6.58$9.63$10.51$13.09AVG$$$$$$$$$$
Most Popular dates Dishes The most notable variations of dates served across the country
DISH NAMERESTAURANTCITYSTATE
#1 Bacon Wrapped Dates SUGARCANE raw bar grillNycNew York
#2 Crispy Halloumi Dates EmaChicagoIllinois
#3 Chorizo Dates Next DoorDenverColorado
#4 Bacon Dates Goat Cheese Empanada 5411 EmpanadasChicagoIllinois
#5 Dates The Black SparrowLafayetteIndiana
#6 Bacon Wrapped Dates Salad The Luggage Room PizzeriaPasadenaCalifornia
#7 Stuffed Dates Boulud Sud MiamiMiamiFlorida
#8 Blue Cheese Bacon Dates Founding FarmersWashingtonD.c.
#9 Cabrales Bleu Cheese Dates Cafe SevillaSan DiegoCalifornia
#10 Goat Cheese Stiffed Bacon Dates Alibi PubLaramieWyoming
Menu Items How many total instances of dates found in restaurants across the country
1,099
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
832
Used As Ingredient How many online recipes use dates as an ingredient
788
Top Online Recipes The most notable variations of dates recipes found online, and how they have performed over the past year
1

Pistachio Cream Cheese Stuffed Dates from Cupcakes & Kale Chips

2

Tahini-Stuffed Dates (aka Tahini Bombs!) from Minimalist Baker

3

Bacon Wrapped Dates with Goat Cheese from Pinch of Yum

4

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

5

Bacon-Wrapped Dates from Our Savory Life

6

Vegan Cream Cheese Stuffed Dates from The Conscientious Eater

7

Bacon Wrapped Dates with Goat Cheese from Pinch of Yum

8

Eggless Dates and Walnut Loaf Cake from Spices N Flavors