Food & Beverage Industry Trends Highlights

Grilled Cheese popularity has changed by 31.26% over the past year. On average, Grilled Cheese is consumed 1.48 times every year. Market adoption for Grilled Cheese in restaurants is 19.19% and it is on 0.12% of recipes.

Grilled Cheese plating ideas from top restaurants

Most popular Grilled Cheese dishes in restaurants. October 2020 data
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Hopcat (Kansas City, Missouri)
Marlow Winghouse & Sports Grill (Marlow Heights, Maryland)
Byte (Deland, Florida)
Tom & Chee (Nashville-davidson, Tennessee)

Fastest rising Grilled Cheese pairings

The fastest rising ingredients, flavors, and drinks with Grilled Cheese. October 2020 data
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#1coconut milk
#2apple
#3chocolate chips
#4tofu
88.04%
#5nut milk
83.46%
#6oysters
69.71%
#7milk alternative
61.56%
#8bourbon
60.77%
#9chili
60.54%
#10clam
60.52%

Food Market Overview for Grilled Cheese

Grilled Cheese Growth Over Time

Monitor trends in Grilled Cheese related conversations over the past year. October 2020 Data
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  • Annual Growth

    Grilled Cheese consumption yearly growth rate
    31.26%
  • Annual Consumption Frequency

    Grilled Cheese is consumed 1.48 times on average every year
    1.48
  • The percentage of the average American diet that Grilled Cheese represents. October 2020 data

    Market Adoption

  • The popularity of Grilled Cheese at home vs at restaurants. The dashed black line represents the breakdown of the industry average. October 2020 data

    Home vs Restaurant Consumption

    • Eat In
    • Market Avg.
    • Eat Out
  • Percentage of restaurants that serve Grilled Cheese

    Popularity in Restaurants

    19.19%
    115,595 of 602,215 Restaurants
  • 0.12% of recipes have Grilled Cheese

    Popularity in Recipes

    0.12%
    5,039 of 4,109,158 Recipes

Product & Culinary Innovation Analysis

The upcoming food industry trends for Grilled Cheese. October 2020 data

Most Popular food Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular food ingredients with Grilled Cheese, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. October 2020 data
Top food Ingredients and Pairings
#1grilled cheese
40.65%
#2meat
12.23%
#3sandwich
10.65%
#4bread
8.18%
#5soup
7.71%
Declining Ingredients and Pairings
#1hamburger buns
83.72%
#2slider buns
83.57%
#3chicken caesar salad
77.9%
#4bundle
74.22%
#5grilled chicken sandwich
68.54%

Most Popular dairy Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular dairy ingredients with Grilled Cheese, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. October 2020 data
Top dairy Ingredients and Pairings
#1cheese
75.15%
#2cheddar
7.04%
#3butter
4.72%
#4mozzarella
2.77%
#5cream
2.7%
Declining Ingredients and Pairings
#1italian cheese
75.57%
#2parmigiano reggiano
71.87%
#3creme fraiche
67.14%
#4herb cream cheese
56.83%
#5halloumi cheese
54.72%

Most Popular vegetables Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular vegetables ingredients with Grilled Cheese, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. October 2020 data
Top vegetables Ingredients and Pairings
#1tomatoes
38.95%
#2onion
12.51%
#3greens
10.62%
#4potatoes
6.57%
#5avocado
6.48%
Trending Ingredients and Pairings
#1pickled red cabbage
#2bibb lettuce
#3kohlrabi
#4pumpkin
#5seasonal greens
Declining Ingredients and Pairings
#1ramps
79.6%
#2yellow squash
71.87%
#3grape tomatoes
69.06%
#4baby carrots
67.99%
#5snap peas
67.43%

Most Popular meat Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular meat ingredients with Grilled Cheese, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. October 2020 data
Top meat Ingredients and Pairings
#1bacon
23.34%
#2chicken
18%
#3sausage
15.31%
#4steak
11.55%
#5pork
7.48%
Trending Ingredients and Pairings
#1stewing beef
#2stew meat
#3goat meat
#4spam
#5breakfast sausage
Declining Ingredients and Pairings
#1turkish
49.83%
#2canadian bacon
44.59%
#3lamb
34.67%
#4beef sausage
29.5%
#5chuck
26.91%

Most Popular spices and herbs Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular spices and herbs ingredients with Grilled Cheese, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. October 2020 data
Top spices and herbs Ingredients and Pairings
#1pepper
26.04%
#2basil
22.49%
#3garlic
21.03%
#4salt
10.59%
#5chipotle
3.76%
Trending Ingredients and Pairings
#1ortega chiles
#2pumpkin spice
#3methi
#4chamomile
#5bourbon vanilla
Declining Ingredients and Pairings
#1lemon pepper
46.19%
#2garlic salt
46.04%
#3pink salt
45.4%
#4dry rub
35.99%
#5adobo
34.48%

Most Popular condiments Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular condiments ingredients with Grilled Cheese, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. October 2020 data
Top condiments Ingredients and Pairings
#1chili
17.7%
#2pesto
13.55%
#3mayo
11.57%
#4jam
11.21%
#5honey
10.34%
Declining Ingredients and Pairings
#1marinade
84.91%
#2arugula pesto
66.85%
#3bechamel sauce
63.6%
#4olive tapenade
62.37%
#5orange marmalade
61.33%

Most Popular beverages Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular beverages ingredients with Grilled Cheese, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. October 2020 data
Top beverages Ingredients and Pairings
#1coffee
31.32%
#2soda
20.47%
#3juice
10.08%
#4water
9.38%
#5tea
7.21%
Trending Ingredients and Pairings
#1apple cider
#2soft drinks
#3chamomile tea
#4black tea
#5matcha green tea