Highlights
Top 4 restaurant dishes Most popular grits dishes in restaurants See More

Cheesy Grits

Datz (Tampa, Florida)

$4.00

Shrimp Grits

Brenda's French Soul Food (Sf, California)

$15.00

Cheese Grits

Brenda's Meat & Three (Sf, California)

$13.75

Pimento Cheese Grits

Buttermilk Kitchen (Atlanta, Georgia)

$5.50

Top rising variations The fastest rising ingredients, flavors, drinks etc with grits See More
#1malt
#2polenta
82.20%
#3apple
77.27%
#4almonds
52.55%
#5pasta
50.25%
#6coconut
43.55%
#7rice
38.24%
#8waffles
37.59%
#9fruit salad
36.05%
#10salt
34.83%
Percentage of restaurants that serve grits Restaurants

4.64%

8,764 of 188,757 Restaurants
Percentage of all online grits recipes Online Recipes

0.09%

2,187 of 2,398,435 Recipes
Overview
grits Growth Over Time How grits has risen or fallen in popularity over the past year
Jul '18Aug '18Sep '18Oct '18Nov '18Dec '18Jan '19Feb '19Mar '19Apr '19May '19Jun '19Jul '19Aug '1900.0250.050.0750.10.1250.150.1750.20.2250.250.2750.3
Year Over Year
Grits growth or decline vs one year ago
24.53%
Yearly Eating Frequency
Average yearly consumption of grits per consumer
1.54
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

4.64%

8,764 of 188,757 Restaurants
Percentage of all online grits recipes Online Recipes

0.09%

2,187 of 2,398,435 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 and beverages Trends Highlights the most popular food and beverages ingredients with grits, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top food and beverages Ingredients
#1meat
25.3%
#2seafood
22.58%
#3vegetables
20.73%
#4fruit
12.41%
#5fried chicken
5.33%
#6fried shrimp
3.45%
#7hashbrowns
2.74%
#8fries
2.56%
#9sirloin
2.33%
#10grilled cheese
2.27%
Fastest Rising food and beverages Ingredients
#1spinach artichoke dip
#2hot sour soup
#3corona light
#4sodas
#5cheese pizza
#6sirloin
#7hashbrowns
#8fried shrimp
35.57%
#9fruit
18.79%
#10fries
11.17%
Fastest Falling food and beverages Ingredients
#2vegetables
8.23%
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
#1sausage
19.22%
#2bacon
15.62%
#3chicken
12.76%
#4breakfast sausage
10.88%
#5steak
9.84%
#6pork
8.71%
#7ham
8.66%
#8pork sausage
4.94%
#9pork chops
4.74%
#10chicken sausage
4.43%
Fastest Rising meat Ingredients
#1pastrami
#2drumstick
#3kielbasa sausage
#4spam
#5beef flank steak
#6pork chops
#7pork sausage
#8steak
62.25%
#9pork
45.49%
#10ham
36.92%
Fastest Falling meat Ingredients
#2chicken sausage
25.33%
#3bacon
12.1%
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
31.6%
#2prawns
31.6%
#3shrimp meat
14.39%
#4fish
10.46%
#5salmon
2.89%
#6crab meat
2.39%
#7scallops
1.64%
#8crawfish
1.53%
#9oysters
1.49%
#10lobster meat
1.25%
Fastest Rising seafood Ingredients
#1lobster meat
#2crab meat
64.40%
#3oysters
48.54%
#4scallops
16.67%
#5shrimp meat
9.02%
#6fish
7.00%
#7shrimp
2.26%
#8prawns
2.26%
Fastest Falling seafood Ingredients
#1cod
73.24%
#2ahi tuna
51.83%
#3ceviche
51.83%
#4mussels
46.47%
#5squid
39.78%
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
35.92%
#2cheddar
11.69%
#3butter
11.27%
#4cheese sauce
10.55%
#5cream
8.3%
#6cream cheese
5.82%
#7corn cheese
4.44%
#8buttermilk
4.27%
#9jalapeno cheese
4.1%
#10pimento cheese
3.3%
Fastest Falling dairy Ingredients
#2buttermilk
29.27%
#3jalapeno cheese
12.06%
#4cheddar
10.27%
#5pimento cheese
9.26%
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
#1tomatoes
15.74%
#2greens
14.18%
#3potatoes
13.25%
#4onion
11.39%
#5corn
8.33%
#6mushrooms
6.38%
#7breakfast potatoes
6.1%
#8beans
5.5%
#9jalapeno
5.35%
#10pickled vegetables
5.22%
Fastest Rising vegetables Ingredients
#1mushrooms
5.65%
#2green onions
5.34%
#3seasonal vegetables
2.82%
#4pickled vegetables
1.18%
#5corn
1.10%
Fastest Falling vegetables Ingredients
#1chicory
89.96%
#2purple potatoes
89.96%
#3spring onions
83.94%
#4shitake mushrooms
79.93%
#5turkish cucumber
79.93%
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
24.65%
#2toast
16.11%
#3biscuits
15.59%
#4waffles
8.99%
#5potato bread
7.5%
#6cake
7.27%
#7pancakes
5.57%
#8corn bread
5.37%
#9sugar
4.15%
#10frosting
3.39%
Fastest Rising bakery and desserts Ingredients
#1meringue
#2baking powder
#3white rice flour
#4sugar cones
#5mint oreos
#6waffles
37.59%
#7pancakes
23.18%
#8cake
3.69%
Fastest Falling bakery and desserts Ingredients
#1french toast sticks
91.08%
#2pita
83.27%
#3naan
79.93%
#4quiche
79.93%
#5blueberry pie
73.24%
perishables and prepared Trends Highlights the most popular perishables and prepared ingredients with grits, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top perishables and prepared Ingredients
#1eggs
55.83%
#2salad
10.56%
#3fruit salad
5.88%
#4egg whites
4.97%
#5chicken salad
4.56%
#6ice
4.54%
#7tacos
3.74%
#8slaw
3.63%
#9creamed corn
3.5%
#10potato masher
2.42%
Fastest Rising perishables and prepared Ingredients
#1garlic tomato soup
#2soy milk
#3ramen egg
#4fritos
#5sprouted tofu
#6fruit salad
36.05%
#7potato masher
21.29%
#8chicken salad
9.79%
#9salad
9.74%
#10tacos
7.05%
Fastest Falling perishables and prepared Ingredients
#2slaw
22.3%
#3ice
16.94%
#4creamed corn
8.11%
#5egg whites
4.08%
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
14.73%
#2pickles
10.79%
#3tomato sauce
10.55%
#4honey
10.43%
#5hot sauce
9.05%
#6spicy sauce
8.78%
#7cream sauce
8.57%
#8tomato meat sauce
8.46%
#9pepper sauce
7.96%
#10syrup
7.72%
Fastest Falling condiments Ingredients
#1cilantro pesto
89.96%
#2tahini dressing
86.62%
#3tahini sauce
86.62%
#4tahini
83.1%
#5chipotle mayo
81.11%
fruits Trends Highlights the most popular fruits ingredients with grits, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top fruits Ingredients
#1apple
26.5%
#2berries
15.31%
#3lemon
12.01%
#4seasonal fruit
9.76%
#5strawberries
7%
#6lime
6.85%
#7bananas
6.4%
#8orange
4.75%
#9blueberries
4.69%
#10peaches
4.09%
Fastest Rising fruits Ingredients
#1apple
77.27%
#2lemon
17.62%
#3lime
13.83%
#4blueberries
10.40%
#5orange
8.63%
Fastest Falling fruits Ingredients
#1melon
78.1%
#2nectarine
73.24%
#3blackberries
68.78%
#4mandarin
59.85%
#5plantains
49.82%
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
29.63%
#2garlic
19.11%
#3hot pepper
7.85%
#4chocolate
6.26%
#5salt
5.37%
#6cinnamon
5.28%
#7garlic pepper
5.09%
#8white pepper
4.96%
#9coffee beans
4.96%
#10chipotle
4.93%
Fastest Rising spices and herbs Ingredients
#1white pepper
54.74%
#2garlic pepper
38.84%
#3salt
34.83%
#4garlic
15.93%
#5hot pepper
5.84%
#6cilantro
1.17%
Fastest Falling spices and herbs Ingredients
#1sumac
95.54%
#2tapioca
73.24%
#3coriander
73.24%
#4pimientos
62.94%
#5cardamom
59.85%
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
#1cocktail
26.64%
#2wine
17.53%
#3beer
14.45%
#4bourbon
11.56%
#5red wine
5.73%
#6fruit beer
5.44%
#7white wine
5.2%
#8vodka
4.43%
#9champagne
4.29%
#10rose
3.95%
Fastest Rising alcohol Ingredients
#1pilsner
#2port wine
#3ketel one
#4malibu coconut rum
#5malibu rum
#6rose
#7fruit beer
32.98%
#8beer
32.62%
#9cocktail
5.65%
#10red wine
5.53%
Fastest Falling alcohol Ingredients
#2vodka
39.24%
#3champagne
25.44%
#4white wine
5.3%
beverages Trends Highlights the most popular beverages ingredients with grits, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top beverages Ingredients
#1coffee
32.94%
#2tea
13.57%
#3juice
11.92%
#4fruit juice
9.31%
#5brew coffee
7.72%
#6vegetable juice
7.5%
#7water
6.17%
#8cider
3.3%
#9orange juice
3.25%
#10lemonade
3.03%
Fastest Rising beverages Ingredients
#1lemonade
27.52%
#2juice
24.09%
#3vegetable juice
16.79%
#4water
16.34%
#5cider
15.20%
#6orange juice
10.88%
#7fruit juice
10.40%
Fastest Falling beverages Ingredients
#1ginger water
79.93%
#2coke
77.06%
#3lemon lime soda
59.85%
#4florida orange juice
59.85%
#5cranberry juice
59.85%
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
#1rice
32.81%
#2