Food & Beverage Industry Trends Highlights

Grilled Cheese popularity has changed by 26.54% over the past year. On average, Grilled Cheese is consumed 1.31 times every year. Market adoption for Grilled Cheese in restaurants is 18.67% and it is on 0.11% of recipes.

Grilled Cheese plating ideas from top restaurants

Most popular Grilled Cheese dishes in restaurants. April 2021 data
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Kraftsmen Baking (Houston, Texas)
Murray's Cheese Bar (New York, New York)
The Bistro At Annie's (Show Low, Arizona)
Buttersweet Bakery (Hapeville, Georgia)

Fastest rising Grilled Cheese pairings

The fastest rising ingredients, flavors, and drinks with Grilled Cheese. April 2021 data
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Food Market Overview for Grilled Cheese

Grilled Cheese Growth Over Time

Monitor trends in Grilled Cheese related conversations over the past year. April 2021 Data
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  • Annual Growth

    Grilled Cheese consumption yearly growth rate
    26.54%
  • Annual Consumption Frequency

    Grilled Cheese is consumed 1.31 times on average every year
    1.31
  • The percentage of the average American diet that Grilled Cheese represents. April 2021 data

    Market Adoption

  • The popularity of Grilled Cheese at home vs at restaurants. The dashed black line represents the breakdown of the industry average. April 2021 data

    Home vs Restaurant Consumption

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

    Popularity in Restaurants

    18.67%
    111,450 of 597,012 Restaurants
  • 0.11% of recipes have Grilled Cheese

    Popularity in Recipes

    0.11%
    5,200 of 4,598,338 Recipes

Product & Culinary Innovation Analysis

The upcoming food industry trends for Grilled Cheese. April 2021 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. April 2021 data
Top food Ingredients and Pairings
#1grilled cheese
44.38%
#2sandwich
11.73%
#3bread
9.16%
#4soup
8.68%
#5grilled cheese sandwich
7.49%
Declining Ingredients and Pairings
#1brown bread
64.47%
#2chicken enchilada
52.88%
#3wontons
48.39%
#4eggs benedict
44.6%
#5veggie chili
39.79%

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. April 2021 data
Top dairy Ingredients and Pairings
#1cheese
75.89%
#2cheddar
6.53%
#3butter
5.24%
#4cream
2.7%
#5mozzarella
2.53%
Declining Ingredients and Pairings
#1cottage cheese
70.91%
#2condensed milk
38.07%
#3paneer
35.43%
#4herb cream cheese
25.26%
#5nacho cheese
13.99%

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. April 2021 data
Top vegetables Ingredients and Pairings
#1tomatoes
40.92%
#2onion
12.65%
#3greens
10.21%
#4avocado
6.87%
#5potatoes
6.27%
Trending Ingredients and Pairings
#1chinese cabbage
#2lotus roots
#3water chestnuts
#4baby tomatoes
#5taro root
Declining Ingredients and Pairings
#1butter lettuce
72.91%
#2ramps
72.56%
#3sweet potato tots
70.31%
#4baby arugula
69.03%
#5baby carrots
65.59%

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. April 2021 data
Top meat Ingredients and Pairings
#1bacon
23.42%
#2chicken
17.73%
#3sausage
16.28%
#4steak
11.68%
#5ham
7.31%
Trending Ingredients and Pairings
#1ham hock
#2sirloin steak
#3mexican chorizo
#4flank
#5canadian bacon
Declining Ingredients and Pairings
#1bison
57.5%
#2skirt steak
52.88%
#3beef sausage
43.7%
#4pork loin
35.3%
#5duck fat
34.32%

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. April 2021 data
Top spices and herbs Ingredients and Pairings
#1pepper
23.19%
#2garlic
20.5%
#3basil
19.32%
#4salt
11.64%
#5jalapeno chili
9.61%
Trending Ingredients and Pairings
#1rose water
#2galangal
#3dried chili
#4butterfly pea
#5guajillo chiles
Declining Ingredients and Pairings
#1pumpkin spice
84.18%
#2adobo
74.5%
#3tapioca
72.56%
#4sweet basil
69.47%
#5cardamom
47.13%

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. April 2021 data
Top condiments Ingredients and Pairings
#1chili
14.8%
#2pesto
13.08%
#3oil
12.84%
#4mayo
12.47%
#5jam
11.12%
Declining Ingredients and Pairings
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