Food Trends Highlights
Top 4 restaurant dishes Most popular grits dishes in restaurants See More
Elizabeth's Restaurant (New Orleans, Louisiana)
Waypoint Public (San Diego, California)
Coastal Flats Fairfax Corner (Fair Oaks, Virginia)
Daisy Mae's Southern Fried Chicken & Breakfast (New Orleans, Louisiana)
Top rising variations The fastest rising ingredients, flavors, drinks etc with grits See More
#1soy milk
#2coconut milk
#3pecans
#4walnuts
61.57%
#5water
59.60%
#6sea bass
52.76%
#7pasta
43.21%
#8garlic
37.74%
#9salmon
33.31%
#10honey
29.46%
Percentage of restaurants that serve grits Restaurants

3.8%

10,461 of 274,982 Restaurants
Percentage of all online grits recipes Online Recipes

0.08%

2,889 of 3,721,964 Recipes
Overview
grits Growth Over Time How grits 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 '2000.0250.050.0750.10.1250.150.1750.2
Year Over Year
Grits growth or decline vs one year ago
5.87%
Yearly Eating Frequency
Average yearly consumption of grits per consumer
1.72
The percentage of the average American diet that grits represents Share of Plate
The popularity of grits 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 grits Restaurants

3.8%

10,461 of 274,982 Restaurants
Percentage of all online grits recipes Online Recipes

0.08%

2,889 of 3,721,964 Recipes
Innovation Analysis
The most popular ingredients, flavors, and variations for grits, as well as the food and beverage combinations trending and fading over the past year
food Trends Highlights the most popular food ingredients with grits, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top food Ingredients
#1seafood
41.44%
#2meats
28.07%
#3eggs
13.04%
#4fried chicken
3.17%
#5french toast
2.78%
#6salad
2.61%
#7burger
2.27%
#8wing
2.02%
#9sandwich
1.85%
#10ribs
1.77%
Fastest Rising food Ingredients
#1patty melt
#2chopped salad
#3beef broth
#4grilled chicken sandwich
#5shrimp tempura
#6salad
66.79%
#7sandwich
62.16%
#8burger
43.21%
#9ribs
18.66%
#10fried chicken
10.75%
Fastest Falling food Ingredients
#1mozzarella sticks
85.86%
#2cheese sticks
85.86%
#3macaroni cheese
84.72%
#4curry chicken
80.91%
#5fried rice
79.9%
grains Trends Highlights the most popular grains ingredients with grits, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top grains Ingredients
#1grits
#2rice
2.81%
#3pasta
2.34%
#4polenta
0.82%
#5oatmeal
0.42%
#6shells
0.34%
#7macaroni
0.31%
#8noodles
0.22%
#9quinoa
0.18%
#10oats
0.18%
Fastest Rising grains Ingredients
#1rigatoni
#2zucchini noodles
#3angel hair pasta
#4tortellini
#5puffed rice
#6noodles
#7oatmeal
70.49%
#8pasta
43.21%
#9polenta
19.81%
#10oats
12.83%
Fastest Falling grains Ingredients
#2macaroni
73.15%
#3quinoa
55.93%
#4shells
32.37%
seafood Trends Highlights the most popular seafood ingredients with grits, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top seafood Ingredients
#1shrimp
46.14%
#2prawns
46.14%
#3scallops
1.67%
#4oysters
1.62%
#5crawfish
1.56%
#6shrimp meat
1.05%
#7crab meat
0.49%
#8lobster tails
0.42%
#9mussels
0.29%
#10clam
0.21%
Fastest Rising seafood Ingredients
#1squid
#2calamari
64.91%
#3mussels
23.56%
#4crab meat
14.57%
#5oysters
11.39%
Fastest Falling seafood Ingredients
#1popcorn shrimp
68.18%
#2mackerel
68.18%
#3bay scallops
68.18%
#4perch
42.72%
#5lobster tails
36.35%
meat Trends Highlights the most popular meat ingredients with grits, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top meat Ingredients
#1chicken
22.41%
#2bacon
20.25%
#3sausage
20.06%
#4steak
11.87%
#5pork
9.91%
#6beef
4.83%
#7ham
3.13%
#8pork belly
2.54%
#9andouille sausage
2.1%
#10brisket
2.09%
Fastest Rising meat Ingredients
#1ham
20.26%
#2beef
19.34%
#3steak
18.97%
#4brisket
17.17%
#5chicken
15.48%
#6andouille sausage
5.85%
#7bacon
3.44%
Fastest Falling meat Ingredients
#1prosciutto
82.64%
#2chicharron
76.13%
#3chuck
76.13%
#4pastrami
61.81%
#5italian sausage
56.6%
dairy Trends Highlights the most popular dairy ingredients with grits, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top dairy Ingredients
#1cheese
49.26%
#2cheddar
13.06%
#3butter
12.3%
#4cream
8.26%
#5gouda
4.45%
#6parmesan
3.56%
#7pimento cheese
2.46%
#8buttermilk
2.35%
#9goat cheese
2.16%
#10milk
1.88%
Fastest Rising dairy Ingredients
#1buttermilk
84.37%
#2butter
22.33%
#3cream
19.03%
#4goat cheese
14.23%
#5gouda
12.20%
#6pimento cheese
10.29%
#7parmesan
8.27%
#8cheese
4.29%
#9milk
2.42%
Fastest Falling dairy Ingredients
#1cottage cheese
80.91%
#2boursin cheese
68.18%
#3fontina
68.18%
#4parmesan reggiano
52.26%
#5stilton
52.26%
bakery and desserts Trends Highlights the most popular bakery and desserts ingredients with grits, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top bakery and desserts Ingredients
#1bread
23.52%
#2waffles
15.9%
#3toast
13.7%
#4biscuits
13.24%
#5cake
10.36%
#6pancakes
6.08%
#7sweetener
5.86%
#8pastry
5.01%
#9corn bread
3.14%
#10roll
2.94%
Fastest Rising bakery and desserts Ingredients
#1cream pie
#2focaccia bread
#3gingerbread
#4ice cream cake
#5rum cake
#6pancakes
41.20%
#7roll
29.85%
#8sweetener
20.98%
#9pastry
19.17%
#10cake
14.25%
Fastest Falling bakery and desserts Ingredients
#2corn bread
6.69%
vegetables Trends Highlights the most popular vegetables ingredients with grits, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top vegetables Ingredients
#1greens
18.05%
#2tomatoes
15.41%
#3potatoes
14.05%
#4onion
11.07%
#5corn
10.39%
#6mushrooms
8.16%
#7jalapeno
6.44%
#8beans
6.08%
#9spinach
5.16%
#10collard
5.01%
Fastest Rising vegetables Ingredients
#1baby bok choy
#2endive
#3alfalfa sprouts
#4purple onion
#5salad potatoes
#6beans
29.39%
#7corn
24.85%
#8potatoes
18.14%
#9jalapeno
17.41%
#10collard
8.40%
Fastest Falling vegetables Ingredients
#2greens
4.9%
#3spinach
4.53%
alcohol Trends Highlights the most popular alcohol ingredients with grits, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top alcohol Ingredients
#1mimosa
23.54%
#2cocktail
22.32%
#3beer
15.04%
#4wine
11.73%
#5bourbon
5.49%
#6bloody mary
5.01%
#7sangria
4.01%
#8rose
2.57%
#9champagne
2.44%
#10margarita
1.96%
Fastest Rising alcohol Ingredients
#1whiskey
#2white wine
28.68%
#3beer
25.44%
#4wine
20.63%
#5bloody mary
12.32%
#6cocktail
6.23%
Fastest Falling alcohol Ingredients
#1guinness
80.91%
#2burgundy
76.13%
#3gose
76.13%
#4marsala
72.72%
#5vodka
67.18%
fish Trends Highlights the most popular fish ingredients with grits, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top fish Ingredients
#1fish
67.41%
#2salmon
19.1%
#3sea bass
2.22%
#4tuna
2.13%
#5smoked salmon
1.5%
#6flounder
1.26%
#7red snapper
0.92%
#8mahi mahi
0.87%
#9halibut
0.82%
#10cod
0.82%
Fastest Rising fish Ingredients
#1alaskan salmon
#2tilapia
#3anchovy
#4tuna steaks
#5sardines
#6smoked salmon
70.49%
#7sea bass
52.76%
#8halibut
52.76%
#9mahi mahi
43.21%
#10salmon
33.31%
Fastest Falling fish Ingredients
#1striped bass
80.91%
#2salmon steaks
76.13%
#3ahi tuna
44.31%
#4lox
42.72%
#5swordfish
28.39%
spices and herbs Trends Highlights the most popular spices and herbs ingredients with grits, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top spices and herbs Ingredients
#1pepper
30.47%
#2garlic
23.92%
#3chocolate
8.95%
#4salt
7.81%
#5cinnamon
7.81%
#6basil
4.21%
#7vanilla
4.15%
#8chipotle
4.15%
#9cilantro
3.61%
#10ginger
2.94%
Fastest Rising spices and herbs Ingredients
#1vanilla
52.16%
#2salt
45.94%
#3garlic
37.74%
#4ginger
37.48%
#5cilantro
23.86%
#6chocolate
19.93%
#7cinnamon
14.28%
#8pepper
5.28%
Fastest Falling spices and herbs Ingredients
#1sumac
89.39%
#2cayenne pepper
84.09%
#3cardamom
68.18%
#4garlic salt
61.81%
#5tarragon
59.08%
condiments Trends Highlights the most popular condiments ingredients with grits, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top condiments Ingredients
#1gravy
24.03%
#2honey
12.95%
#3chili
11.7%
#4syrup
7.44%
#5stuffing
6.93%
#6oil
6.36%
#7jam
6.31%
#8cream sauce
5.51%
#9salsa
4.83%
#10hot sauce
4.66%
Fastest Rising condiments Ingredients
#1honey
29.46%
#2gravy
24.73%
#3chili
8.99%
#4oil
2.20%
#5vinaigrette
2.17%
#6jam
1.84%
Fastest Falling condiments Ingredients
#1tahini
90.76%
#2creole mustard
80.91%
#3mayo
77.8%
#4garlic oil
72.72%
#5chocolate sauce
68.18%
fruits Trends Highlights the most popular fruits ingredients with grits, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category