Highlights
Top 4 restaurant dishes Most popular fried chicken dishes in restaurants See More

Southern Fried Chicken

Wesburger 'N' More (San Francisco, California)

$10.00

Fried Chicken Waffles

Succotash (Fort Washington, Maryland)

$14.00

Fried Chicken Waffle

Republique (La, California)

$17.00

Fried Chicken Nachos

Honey Butter Fried Chicken (Chicago, Illinois)

$10.00

Top rising variations The fastest rising ingredients, flavors, drinks etc with fried chicken See More
Percentage of restaurants that serve fried chicken Restaurants

34.76%

94,812 of 272,783 Restaurants
Percentage of all online fried chicken recipes Online Recipes

0.4%

16,739 of 4,201,050 Recipes
Overview
fried chicken Growth Over Time How fried chicken has risen or fallen in popularity over the past year
Nov '18Dec '18Jan '19Feb '19Mar '19Apr '19May '19Jun '19Jul '19Aug '19Sep '19Oct '19Nov '19Dec '1900.10.20.30.40.50.60.70.80.91
Year Over Year
Fried Chicken growth or decline vs one year ago
5.96%
Yearly Eating Frequency
Average yearly consumption of fried chicken per consumer
2.16
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

34.76%

94,812 of 272,783 Restaurants
Percentage of all online fried chicken recipes Online Recipes

0.4%

16,739 of 4,201,050 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
#1meat
48.59%
#2seafood
9.24%
#3sandwich
7.51%
#4eggs
6.92%
#5salad
6.44%
#6burger
5.09%
#7wings
4.71%
#8chicken sandwich
4.69%
#9fried rice
3.72%
#10chicken wings
3%
Fastest Falling food Ingredients
#1corn tacos
83.96%
#2spinach tortillas
67.92%
#3stewed tomato
66.32%
#4tabbouleh
64.91%
#5red pepper hummus
62.57%
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
60.72%
#2steak
7%
#3bacon
6.41%
#4pork
6.36%
#5beef
5.83%
#6sausage
4.86%
#7breasts
4.62%
#8ham
1.57%
#9pork chops
0.95%
#10pork belly
0.9%
Fastest Rising meat Ingredients
#1guanciale
#2pork loin
#3flank steak
#4kielbasa
76.44%
#5pancetta
74.66%
#6steak
3.06%
Fastest Falling meat Ingredients
#1applewood bacon
73.27%
#2stewing beef
71.93%
#3canadian bacon
71.13%
#4pork sausage
58.67%
#5goat meat
56.33%
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
16.83%
#2onion
14.91%
#3potatoes
12.85%
#4tomatoes
12.83%
#5pickles
9.42%
#6beans
8.96%
#7lettuce
7.98%
#8mushrooms
6.13%
#9corn
5.3%
#10avocado
4.42%
Fastest Rising vegetables Ingredients
#1italian tomatoes
#2peperoncini
#3san marzano tomatoes
#4beefsteak tomato
#5cipollini onions
#6corn
3.83%
#7mushrooms
1.98%
#8avocado
1.08%
#9pickles
0.65%
Fastest Falling vegetables Ingredients
#1radish sprouts
87.52%
#2wakame
83.63%
#3porcini mushrooms
78.27%
#4hass avocado
71.93%
#5baby lettuce
71.93%
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
40.64%
#2butter
13.87%
#3cream
9.94%
#4buttermilk
8.67%
#5cheddar
8.38%
#6parmesan
4.61%
#7blue cheese
4.09%
#8mozzarella
3.88%
#9milk
2.72%
#10sour cream
2.33%
Fastest Falling dairy Ingredients
#1mexican cheese
57.89%
#2queso blanco
57.89%
#3parmigiano reggiano
50.1%
#4condensed milk
41.61%
#5monterey jack
39.9%
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
#1waffles
15.13%
#2sweetener
14.72%
#3bread
14.54%
#4roll
10.71%
#5toast
9.88%
#6biscuits
9.66%
#7buns
9.6%
#8cake
5.59%
#9tortillas
5.06%
#10frosting
4.72%
Fastest Rising bakery and desserts Ingredients
#1caramel chocolate
#2éclair
#3zeppole
#4raisin bread
#5cinnamon swirl
#6cake
26.22%
#7roll
5.19%
#8toast
1.01%
Fastest Falling bakery and desserts Ingredients
#1rum cake
75.05%
#2dulce de leche
73.05%
#3focaccia bread
71.93%
#4flourless chocolate cake
62.57%
#5ice cream cake
62.57%
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
16.87%
#2chili
15.62%
#3gravy
14.29%
#4mayo
11%
#5oil
9.16%
#6mustard
7.3%
#7syrup
6.86%
#8aioli
6.82%
#9stuffing
5.95%
#10vinaigrette
5.73%
Fastest Rising condiments Ingredients
#1grenadine
#2cajeta
#3herb vinegar
#4cranberry chutney
#5pomegranate vinaigrette
#6aioli
3.19%
#7chili
0.31%
Fastest Falling condiments Ingredients
#1honey dijon mustard
81.29%
#2blueberry syrup
71.93%
#3fig jam
71.93%
#4salsa sauce
67.92%
#5red pepper humus
62.57%
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
#1prawns
27.03%
#2shrimp
27.03%
#3fish
22.94%
#4salmon
5.59%
#5shrimp meat
3.77%
#6oysters
3.28%
#7tuna
2.63%
#8calamari
2.19%
#9scallops
2.12%
#10crab meat
1.9%
Fastest Rising seafood Ingredients
#1salmon steaks
#2alaskan salmon
#3lox
#4halibut
#5alaskan cod
#6salmon
41.20%
#7fish
10.61%
#8calamari
5.90%
Fastest Falling seafood Ingredients
#1popcorn shrimp
90.94%
#2tuna steaks
82.73%
#3king salmon
71.93%
#4sole
58.63%
#5smoked salmon
56.81%
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
26.67%
#2pepper
26.18%
#3salt
8.66%
#4cilantro
8.19%
#5ginger
7%
#6sesame
6.23%
#7chipotle
5.76%
#8chocolate
4.87%
#9cinnamon
2.62%
#10dill
2.4%
Fastest Rising spices and herbs Ingredients
#1italian parsley
#2nutmeg
#3cinnamon sugar
#4vanilla bean
#5spice rub
#6cinnamon
19.63%
#7chocolate
11.11%
#8ginger
1.96%
#9salt
1.67%
#10garlic
1.07%
Fastest Falling spices and herbs Ingredients
#1chamomile
85.96%
#2cocoa nibs
62.57%
#3lemon thyme
62.57%
#4masa
60.37%
#5seasoned salt
59.17%
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
49.21%
#2noodles
15.48%
#3pasta
12.83%
#4grits
5.75%
#5rice noodles
3.9%
#6white rice
3.36%
#7brown rice
2.39%
#8macaroni
2.37%
#9spaghetti
1.98%
#10shells
1.72%
Fastest Rising grains Ingredients
#1bulgur
#2rigatoni pasta
#3orecchiette
#4bowtie pasta
#5arborio rice
#6macaroni
45.66%
#7pasta
33.11%
#8grits
9.47%
#9spaghetti
6.27%
#10rice
3.56%
Fastest Falling grains Ingredients
#1corn masa
62.57%
#2wild rice
60.55%
#3rice vermicelli
56.18%
#4pasta noodles
53.22%
#5mustard seeds
43.86%
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
#1lemon
17.31%
#2berries
13.1%
#3lime
12.22%
#4apple
10.85%
#5pineapple
10%
#6orange
7.84%
#7mango
7.61%
#8strawberries
6.86%
#9bananas
6.55%
#10plantains
6.11%
Fastest Rising fruits Ingredients
#1dried cherry
#2kumquat
#3nectarine
#4gala apples
#5bergamot
#6bananas
31.81%
#7berries
9.42%
#8orange
4.59%
#9strawberries
3.65%
#10pineapple
0.63%
Fastest Falling fruits Ingredients
#1honeydew
71.93%
#2sour cherries
71.93%
#3prunes
67.92%
#4goji berries
57.89%
#5melon
54.65%
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
31.48%
#2cocktail
25.08%
#3wine
12.22%
#4bourbon
6.99%
#5mimosa
5.6%
#6ale
5.34%
#7margarita
3.52%
#8vodka
2.88%
#9sangria
2.77%
#10rum
2.72%
Fastest Rising alcohol Ingredients
#1cognac
#2syrah
#3johnnie walker
#4michelob
#5michelob ultra
#6mimosa
34.95%
#7ale
22.26%
#8wine
18.21%
#9margarita
11.44%
#10sangria
8.38%
Fastest Falling alcohol Ingredients
#1pinot noir
76.61%
#2cointreau
67.92%
#3sauternes
62.57%
#4coconut rum
62.57%
#5moscato
55.09%
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
Top beverages Ingredients
#1coffee
21.59%
#2juice
18.44%
#3tea
14.28%
#4water
13.49%
#5fruit juice
9.76%
#6soda
4.73%
#7lemonade
4.16%
#8cider
3.44%
#9iced tea
3.23%
#10sweet tea
3.01%
Fastest Rising beverages Ingredients
#1energy drinks
#2coconut water
#3lemon lime soda
#4sprite
#5cold water
#6soda
20.08%
#7coffee
15.28%
#8water
9.36%
#9cider
2.24%
Fastest Falling beverages Ingredients
#1chocolate milk
82.03%
#2grapefruit juice
81.29%
#3pink lemonade
77.54%
#4brew coffee
71.93%
#5ginger ale
71.93%
nuts and seeds Trends Highlights the most popular nuts and seeds ingredients with fried chicken, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top nuts and seeds Ingredients
#1coconut