Food & Beverage Industry Trends Highlights

Grits popularity has changed by 2.55% over the past year. On average, Grits is consumed 1.46 times every year. Market adoption for Grits in restaurants is 4.28% and it is on 0.06% of recipes.

Grits plating ideas from top restaurants

Most popular Grits dishes in restaurants. September 2020 data
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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)

Fastest rising Grits pairings

The fastest rising ingredients, flavors, and drinks with Grits. September 2020 data
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Food Market Overview for Grits

Grits Growth Over Time

Monitor trends in Grits related conversations over the past year. September 2020 Data
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  • Annual Growth

    Grits consumption yearly growth rate
    2.55%
  • Annual Consumption Frequency

    Grits is consumed 1.46 times on average every year
    1.46
  • The percentage of the average American diet that Grits represents. September 2020 data

    Market Adoption

  • The popularity of Grits at home vs at restaurants. The dashed black line represents the breakdown of the industry average. September 2020 data

    Home vs Restaurant Consumption

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

    Popularity in Restaurants

    4.28%
    23,544 of 549,475 Restaurants
  • 0.06% of recipes have Grits

    Popularity in Recipes

    0.06%
    2,306 of 3,635,380 Recipes

Product & Culinary Innovation Analysis

The upcoming food industry trends for Grits. September 2020 data

Most Popular food Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular food ingredients with Grits, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. September 2020 data
Top food Ingredients and Pairings
#1seafood
37.45%
#2meats
24%
#3eggs
11.41%
#4bread
6.78%
#5cookie
4.15%
Trending Ingredients and Pairings
#1soft drinks
#2corn bread
29.74%
#3sandwich
20.72%
#4bread
5.22%
#5ribs
3.99%
Declining Ingredients and Pairings
#1mozzarella sticks
92.42%
#2cheese sticks
92.42%
#3huevos rancheros
91.04%
#4chicken wrap
84.83%
#5cheeseburger
84.43%

Most Popular grains Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular grains ingredients with Grits, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. September 2020 data
Top grains Ingredients and Pairings
#1grits
#2rice
2.55%
#3pasta
2%
#4polenta
1.03%
#5oatmeal
0.65%
Trending Ingredients and Pairings
#1oats
#2cereal
#3oatmeal
#4rice
37.32%
#5shells
31.47%
Declining Ingredients and Pairings
#1spelt
90.14%
#2pappardelle
75.35%
#3macaroni
57.27%
#4sprouted grains
50.7%
#5buckwheat
50.7%

Most Popular meat Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular meat ingredients with Grits, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. September 2020 data
Top meat Ingredients and Pairings
#1chicken
21.94%
#2sausage
20.44%
#3bacon
20.21%
#4steak
11.61%
#5pork
8.95%
Trending Ingredients and Pairings
#1andouille sausage
24.70%
#2lamb
16.30%
#3ribeye
15.75%
#4beef
13.43%
#5chicken
1.17%
Declining Ingredients and Pairings
#1ham hock
75.35%
#2prosciutto
68.86%
#3pork sausage
64.79%
#4pancetta
64.14%
#5beef brisket
57.74%

Most Popular seafood Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular seafood ingredients with Grits, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. September 2020 data
Top seafood Ingredients and Pairings
#1shrimp
87.68%
#2scallops
2.87%
#3oysters
2.53%
#4crawfish
2.21%
#5shrimp meat
1.65%
Trending Ingredients and Pairings
#1bay scallops
#2perch
#3diver scallops
#4sea scallops
80.77%
#5lobster tails
71.26%
Declining Ingredients and Pairings
#1lobster meat
60.56%
#2calamari
47.41%
#3oysters
35.86%
#4mussels
28.79%
#5crawfish
28.56%

Most Popular dairy Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular dairy ingredients with Grits, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. September 2020 data
Top dairy Ingredients and Pairings
#1cheese
49.25%
#2butter
12.81%
#3cheddar
11.66%
#4cream
8.13%
#5gouda
4.55%
Trending Ingredients and Pairings
#1milk
41.74%
#2buttermilk
19.07%
#3butter
12.99%
#4cheddar
12.51%
#5cream
11.65%
Declining Ingredients and Pairings
#1fontina
67.13%
#2fruit yogurt
67.13%
#3mascarpone
58.92%
#4blue cheese
53.99%
#5whey
50.7%

Most Popular vegetables Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular vegetables ingredients with Grits, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. September 2020 data
Top vegetables Ingredients and Pairings
#1greens
18.91%
#2tomatoes
14.72%
#3potatoes
13.75%
#4onion
12.06%
#5corn
11.6%
Trending Ingredients and Pairings
#1enoki
#2wakame
#3pear tomatoes
#4lettuce greens
#5baby heirloom tomatoes
Declining Ingredients and Pairings
#1kohlrabi
83.57%
#2portobello mushrooms
75.35%
#3bean sprouts
67.13%
#4turnip greens
67.13%
#5turnip
67.13%

Most Popular desserts Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular desserts ingredients with Grits, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. September 2020 data
Top desserts Ingredients and Pairings
#1biscuits
26.83%
#2waffles
25.77%
#3cake
19.24%
#4pancake
12.06%
#5pudding
4.28%
Trending Ingredients and Pairings
#1brownie
#2muffins
69.47%
#3cheese cake
38.94%
#4caramel
26.77%
#5croissants
17.38%
Declining Ingredients and Pairings
#1lemon cream
85.91%
#2candied fruit
67.13%
#3macaron
67.13%
#4strawberry cheesecake
67.13%
#5butterscotch
67.13%

Most Popular fish Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular fish ingredients with Grits, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. September 2020 data
Top fish Ingredients and Pairings
#1fish
67.53%
#2salmon
21.7%
#3tuna
2.1%
#4sea bass
2.04%
#5smoked salmon
1.55%
Trending Ingredients and Pairings
#1tuna steaks
#2alaskan cod
#3sardines
#4striped bass
#5tilapia
83.12%
Declining Ingredients and Pairings
#2sea bass
26.05%
#3mahi mahi
22.53%
#4tuna
16.57%
#5flounder
7.97%

Most Popular spices and herbs Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular spices and herbs ingredients with Grits, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. September 2020 data
Top spices and herbs Ingredients and Pairings
#1pepper
30%
#2garlic
25.29%
#3salt
11.28%
#4chocolate
8.43%
#5cinnamon
6.63%
Trending Ingredients and Pairings
#1salt
65.69%
#2ginger
38.04%
#3coriander
36.70%
#4cilantro
36.70%
#5garlic
32.59%
Declining Ingredients and Pairings
#1ghost pepper
67.13%
#2sumac
67.13%
#3adobo
57.74%
#4garlic chives
50.7%
#5cheese salt
50.7%

Most Popular fruits Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular fruits ingredients with Grits, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. September 2020 data
Top fruits Ingredients and Pairings
#1berries
21.84%
#2lemon
14.86%
#3strawberries
9.9%
#4apple
9.9%
#5bananas
9.65%
Trending Ingredients and Pairings
#1orange
36.63%
#2cherries
29.08%
#3lime
25.31%
#4blueberries
22.27%
#5strawberries
21.85%
Declining Ingredients and Pairings
#1currants
75.35%
#2citrus
57.74%
#3soursop
50.7%
#4black cherries
50.7%
#5meyer lemon
50.7%

Most Popular beverages Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular beverages ingredients with Grits, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. September 2020 data
Top beverages Ingredients and Pairings
#1coffee
29.25%
#2water
15.68%
#3juice
14.51%
#4soda
14.51%
#5tea
7.88%
Trending Ingredients and Pairings
#1soft drinks
#2boba
#3grapefruit juice
#4still water
#5pink lemonade
Declining Ingredients and Pairings
#2latte
13%
#3sweet tea
8.7%

Most Popular alcohol Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular alcohol ingredients with Grits, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. September 2020 data
Top alcohol Ingredients and Pairings
#1mimosa
25.75%
#2beer
22.22%
#3wine
21.93%
#4bourbon
7.73%
#5bloody mary
5.37%
Trending Ingredients and Pairings
#1lemon drop
#2campari
#3budweiser
#4bud light
#5irish whiskey
Declining Ingredients and Pairings
#2sangria
58.92%
#3bloody mary
53.29%
#4mimosa
37.6%
#5champagne
30.98%

Most Popular condiments Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular condiments ingredients with Grits, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. September 2020 data
Top condiments Ingredients and Pairings
#1gravy
25.93%
#2honey
16.48%
#3chili
13.38%
#4oil
10.88%
#5jam
7.11%
Trending Ingredients and Pairings
#1rice vinegar
#2goddess dressing
#3italian dressing
#4lemon oil
#5garlic mayo