Food Trends Highlights
Top 4 restaurant dishes Most popular fried chicken dishes in restaurants See More
Jct Kitchen & Bar (Atlanta, Georgia)
Merle's Whiskey Kitchen (Louisville, Kentucky)
Do-rite Donuts & Chicken (Chicago, Illinois)
Bowery Road (Nyc, New York)
Top rising variations The fastest rising ingredients, flavors, drinks etc with fried chicken See More
#1shrimp meat
88.75%
#2pecans
82.89%
#3salmon
78.68%
#4wine
70.00%
#5chicken sandwich
67.27%
#6almonds
51.67%
#7bananas
48.55%
#8pork
46.72%
#9juice
45.91%
#10sandwich
45.33%
Percentage of restaurants that serve fried chicken Restaurants

14.26%

39,218 of 274,982 Restaurants
Percentage of all online fried chicken recipes Online Recipes

0.16%

6,115 of 3,721,964 Recipes
Overview
fried chicken Growth Over Time How fried chicken has risen or fallen in popularity over the past year
Jan '19Feb '19Mar '19Apr '19May '19Jun '19Jul '19Aug '19Sep '19Oct '19Nov '19Dec '19Jan '20Feb '20Mar '2000.050.10.150.20.250.30.350.40.450.5
Year Over Year
Fried Chicken growth or decline vs one year ago
-5.77%
Yearly Eating Frequency
Average yearly consumption of fried chicken per consumer
2.17
The percentage of the average American diet that fried chicken represents Share of Plate
The popularity of fried chicken 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 fried chicken Restaurants

14.26%

39,218 of 274,982 Restaurants
Percentage of all online fried chicken recipes Online Recipes

0.16%

6,115 of 3,721,964 Recipes
Innovation Analysis
The most popular ingredients, flavors, and variations for fried chicken, as well as the food and beverage combinations trending and fading over the past year
food Trends Highlights the most popular food ingredients with fried chicken, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top food Ingredients
#1fried chicken
39.77%
#2meats
33.71%
#3sandwich
5.65%
#4chicken sandwich
4.2%
#5seafood
3.61%
#6wing
3.19%
#7burger
3.03%
#8chicken wings
2.38%
#9salad
2.23%
#10eggs
2.19%
Fastest Rising food Ingredients
#1chile relleno
#2pasta fagioli
#3minestrone soup
#4mediterranean salad
#5tabbouleh
#6chicken sandwich
67.27%
#7salad
46.19%
#8sandwich
45.33%
#9wing
20.25%
#10seafood
10.63%
Fastest Falling food Ingredients
#1cheese crackers
73.53%
#2cheese quesadilla
64.71%
#3egg drop soup
64.71%
#4sesame chicken
64.71%
#5chili cheese fries
57.65%
meat Trends Highlights the most popular meat ingredients with fried chicken, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top meat Ingredients
#1chicken
76.37%
#2bacon
5.14%
#3steak
4.21%
#4pork
3.7%
#5beef
2.87%
#6sausage
2.78%
#7breasts
2.43%
#8pork belly
0.77%
#9brisket
0.73%
#10ham
0.56%
Fastest Rising meat Ingredients
#1pork loin
#2beef sausage
#3beef sirloin
#4turkish
#5sausage patties
#6brisket
49.63%
#7pork
46.72%
#8ham
41.63%
#9steak
34.37%
#10sausage
29.93%
Fastest Falling meat Ingredients
#1goat meat
88.24%
#2rotisserie chicken
39.91%
#3bone marrow
34.84%
#4pancetta
24.37%
#5chicharron
23.77%
bakery and desserts Trends Highlights the most popular bakery and desserts ingredients with fried chicken, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top bakery and desserts Ingredients
#1bread
25.55%
#2waffles
19.26%
#3biscuits
12.11%
#4sweetener
11.44%
#5buns
6.85%
#6roll
5.38%
#7toast
5.38%
#8corn bread
5.24%
#9cake
4.5%
#10pastry
3.31%
Fastest Rising bakery and desserts Ingredients
#1roll
68.02%
#2corn bread
43.99%
#3buns
42.15%
#4cake
33.69%
#5pastry
29.61%
#6toast
29.15%
#7bread
28.51%
#8sweetener
18.98%
Fastest Falling bakery and desserts Ingredients
#1naan
87.03%
#2fried dough
82.35%
#3white chocolate
72.38%
#4crostini
71.12%
#5fudge
71.12%
vegetables Trends Highlights the most popular vegetables ingredients with fried chicken, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top vegetables Ingredients
#1greens
18.37%
#2potatoes
17.61%
#3pickles
14.41%
#4onion
9.73%
#5beans
8.61%
#6tomatoes
8.19%
#7corn
7.6%
#8lettuce
5.27%
#9jalapeno
5.16%
#10collard greens
4.88%
Fastest Rising vegetables Ingredients
#1beans
58.22%
#2corn
43.43%
#3pickles
34.53%
#4potatoes
30.19%
#5greens
29.23%
#6tomatoes
28.83%
#7lettuce
23.47%
#8collard greens
16.13%
#9onion
15.39%
#10jalapeno
1.17%
Fastest Falling vegetables Ingredients
#1seasonal greens
78.82%
#2pea shoots
73.53%
#3garbanzos
64.71%
#4fava beans
64.71%
#5pickled ginger
64.71%
dairy Trends Highlights the most popular dairy ingredients with fried chicken, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top dairy Ingredients
#1cheese
46.36%
#2butter
14.85%
#3buttermilk
12.61%
#4cream
7.28%
#5cheddar
6.79%
#6parmesan
2.73%
#7mozzarella
2.44%
#8milk
2.31%
#9selles-sur-cher cheese
2.24%
#10blue cheese
2.11%
Fastest Falling dairy Ingredients
#1buffalo mozzarella
88.24%
#2cheddar jack
73.53%
#3taco cheese
64.71%
#4cilantro cream
47.06%
#5goat milk
47.06%
condiments Trends Highlights the most popular condiments ingredients with fried chicken, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top condiments Ingredients
#1honey
21.45%
#2gravy
18.4%
#3chili
12.7%
#4mayo
9.88%
#5syrup
8.42%
#6hot sauce
7.65%
#7aioli
6.06%
#8oil
5.33%
#9maple syrup
5.28%
#10stuffing
4.78%
Fastest Rising condiments Ingredients
#1tahini dressing
#2honey mustard vinaigrette
#3avocado cream
#4unagi sauce
#5pomodoro sauce
#6aioli
53.00%
#7stuffing
38.62%
#8oil
29.34%
#9honey
18.89%
#10gravy
13.72%
Fastest Falling condiments Ingredients
alcohol Trends Highlights the most popular alcohol ingredients with fried chicken, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top alcohol Ingredients
#1beer
35.15%
#2cocktail
26.69%
#3wine
10.84%
#4mimosa
8.21%
#5bourbon
5.08%
#6champagne
3.01%
#7bloody mary
2.94%
#8margarita
2.69%
#9whiskey
2.38%
#10rose
2.19%
Fastest Rising alcohol Ingredients
#1wine
70.00%
#2whiskey
66.76%
#3margarita
50.77%
#4bourbon
29.41%
#5rose
5.88%
#6champagne
4.39%
Fastest Falling alcohol Ingredients
#1sherry
73.53%
#2ipa beer
73.53%
#3moscato
69.75%
#4negroni
64.71%
#5kolsch
47.06%
grains Trends Highlights the most popular grains ingredients with fried chicken, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top grains Ingredients
#1rice
40.36%
#2pasta
20.37%
#3noodles
13.3%
#4grits
9.77%
#5macaroni
5.27%
#6spaghetti
3.34%
#7white rice
2.89%
#8ramen noodles
1.35%
#9shells
1.22%
#10quinoa
0.9%
Fastest Rising grains Ingredients
#1vermicelli noodles
#2buckwheat noodles
#3wheat berries
#4rotini pasta
#5elbow macaroni
#6white rice
47.64%
#7pasta
43.02%
#8spaghetti
38.88%
#9shells
30.59%
#10rice
24.61%
Fastest Falling grains Ingredients
#1flat rice noodles
73.53%
#2egg noodles
72.14%
#3couscous
54.62%
#4cheese tortellini
47.06%
#5udon noodles
47.06%
spices and herbs Trends Highlights the most popular spices and herbs ingredients with fried chicken, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top spices and herbs Ingredients
#1garlic
28.75%
#2pepper
23.27%
#3salt
9.1%
#4chocolate
8.08%
#5chipotle
5.89%
#6ginger
5.27%
#7sesame
5.2%
#8cilantro
4.72%
#9cinnamon
4.31%
#10lemon pepper
3.97%
Fastest Rising spices and herbs Ingredients
#1cilantro
45.71%
#2salt
28.37%
#3ginger
24.79%
#4lemon pepper
23.96%
#5pepper
21.10%
#6garlic
19.54%
#7cinnamon
17.75%
#8sesame
13.39%
Fastest Falling spices and herbs Ingredients
#1sumac
85.88%
#2garam masala
69.75%
#3allspice
64.71%
#4cumin
56.19%
#5spice rub
54.62%
fruits Trends Highlights the most popular fruits ingredients with fried chicken, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top fruits Ingredients
#1berries
18.25%
#2lemon
16.07%
#3strawberries
9.62%
#4bananas
9.33%
#5apple
8.53%
#6orange
7.84%
#7dates
7.74%
#8pineapple
6.94%
#9lime
6.75%
#10peaches
6.15%
Fastest Rising fruits Ingredients
#1dragon fruit
#2nectarine
#3maraschino cherries
#4fuji apple
#5bergamot
#6peaches
61.47%
#7bananas
48.55%
#8lemon
35.69%
#9pineapple
22.73%
#10lime
21.67%
Fastest Falling fruits Ingredients
#1raisins
73.53%
#2jackfruit
73.53%
#3tamarind
70.22%
#4kaffir lime
67.42%
#5dried cranberries
64.71%
seafood Trends Highlights the most popular seafood ingredients with fried chicken, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top seafood Ingredients
#1shrimp
37.65%
#2prawns
37.65%
#3oysters
7.29%
#4crawfish
3.14%
#5shrimp meat
2.23%
#6scallops
2.23%
#7calamari
2.23%
#8squid
1.92%
#9mussels
1.62%
#10clam
1.42%
Fastest Rising seafood Ingredients
#1bay scallops
#2pollock
#3baby shrimp
#4perch
#5mackerel
#6shrimp meat
88.75%
#7clam
61.61%
#8shrimp
43.38%
#9prawns
43.38%
#10scallops
36.62%
Fastest Falling seafood Ingredients
#1calamari
61.95%
#2lump crab meat
47.06%
#3squid
36.47%
#4crawfish
34.33%
#5lobster tails
21.74%
beverages Trends Highlights the most popular beverages ingredients with fried chicken, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category