Highlights
Top 4 restaurant dishes Most popular hard candy dishes in restaurants See More
Copper Pot Chicken Co. (Rockville Centre, New York)

$13.00

Carvel Ice Cream (New Milford, Connecticut)
Top rising variations The fastest rising ingredients, flavors, drinks etc with hard candy See More
Percentage of restaurants that serve hard candy Restaurants

0.36%

979 of 272,783 Restaurants
Percentage of all online hard candy recipes Online Recipes

0%

89 of 4,201,050 Recipes
Overview
hard candy Growth Over Time How hard candy has risen or fallen in popularity over the past year
Nov '18Dec '18Jan '19Feb '19Mar '19Apr '19May '19Jun '19Jul '19Aug '19Sep '19Oct '19Nov '19Dec '1900.00250.0050.00750.010.01250.0150.01750.020.0225
Year Over Year
Hard Candy growth or decline vs one year ago
48.9%
Yearly Eating Frequency
Average yearly consumption of hard candy per consumer
1.16
The percentage of the average American diet that hard candy represents Share of Plate
The popularity of hard candy 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 hard candy Restaurants

0.36%

979 of 272,783 Restaurants
Percentage of all online hard candy recipes Online Recipes

0%

89 of 4,201,050 Recipes
Innovation Analysis
The most popular ingredients, flavors, and variations for hard candy, as well as the food and beverage combinations trending and fading over the past year
bakery and desserts Trends Highlights the most popular bakery and desserts ingredients with hard candy, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top bakery and desserts Ingredients
#1candy
50.25%
#2sugar
9.61%
#3frosting
6.31%
#4soft serve
5.44%
#5gelato
5.41%
#6cookies
5.29%
#7cake
4.27%
#8sweetener
3.86%
#9caramel
3.48%
#10cotton candy
2.64%
Fastest Rising bakery and desserts Ingredients
#1apple pie
#2churro
#3cinnamon rolls
#4meringue
#5baguette
#6sugar
12.97%
#7cookies
7.26%
Fastest Falling bakery and desserts Ingredients
#1peanut butter cup
88.99%
#2brown sugar
88.99%
#3ice cream cake
72.48%
#4pancakes
72.48%
#5tart
63.31%
food Trends Highlights the most popular food ingredients with hard candy, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top food Ingredients
#1meat
18.32%
#2ice
15.75%
#3ice cream
13.5%
#4chips
9.56%
#5eggs
9.56%
#6salad
8.41%
#7seafood
6.67%
#8pizza
3.94%
#9sandwich
3.17%
#10burger
2.97%
Fastest Rising food Ingredients
#1wings
#2broth
#3sushi
#4tofu
#5grilled cheese
#6pizza
65.12%
#7chips
0.36%
Fastest Falling food Ingredients
#1vanilla ice cream
81.65%
#2cobb salad
77.98%
#3mashed potatoes
72.48%
#4grilled chicken
72.48%
#5egg whites
66.98%
spices and herbs Trends Highlights the most popular spices and herbs ingredients with hard candy, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top spices and herbs Ingredients
#1chocolate
44.3%
#2vanilla
11.67%
#3salt
7.86%
#4peppermint
6.23%
#5cinnamon
6.08%
#6pepper
5.26%
#7mint
5.26%
#8ginger
3.52%
#9hops
3.45%
#10cocoa
2.67%
Fastest Rising spices and herbs Ingredients
#1clove
#2thyme
#3black pepper
#4parsley
#5cardamom
#6pepper
#7mint
37.60%
#8chocolate
7.10%
#9salt
6.15%
#10peppermint
3.73%
Fastest Falling spices and herbs Ingredients
#1nutmeg
86.24%
#2cane sugar
81.65%
#3cocoa nibs
72.48%
#4hops
55.97%
#5cocoa
51.84%
fruits Trends Highlights the most popular fruits ingredients with hard candy, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top fruits Ingredients
#1berries
19.58%
#2apple
14.69%
#3strawberries
10.09%
#4orange
9.68%
#5lemon
8.9%
#6cherries
7.53%
#7raspberries
6.94%
#8bananas
5.08%
#9grapes
4.56%
#10mango
4.38%
Fastest Rising fruits Ingredients
#1dried cranberries
#2papaya
#3mandarin
#4mandarin oranges
#5kiwi
#6orange
#7raspberries
#8mango
65.12%
#9berries
59.61%
Fastest Falling fruits Ingredients
#1lychees
81.65%
#2tangerine
81.65%
#3passion fruit
81.65%
#4apricots
72.48%
#5plums
58.72%
dairy Trends Highlights the most popular dairy ingredients with hard candy, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top dairy Ingredients
#1cream
27.52%
#2cheese
20.41%
#3butter
17.56%
#4milk
10.83%
#5yogurt
5.23%
#6cheddar
3.74%
#7selles-sur-cher cheese
3.66%
#8blue cheese
3.42%
#9cream cheese
2.05%
#10goat cheese
1.89%
Fastest Falling dairy Ingredients
#1buttermilk
81.65%
#2cream cheese
58.72%
#3cheddar
58.72%
#4yogurt
51.08%
#5goat cheese
44.96%
vegetables Trends Highlights the most popular vegetables ingredients with hard candy, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top vegetables Ingredients
#1greens
13.88%
#2peanuts
12.57%
#3potatoes
8.64%
#4tomatoes
8.56%
#5corn
7.81%
#6onion
7.59%
#7beans
6.98%
#8pumpkin
5.72%
#9avocado
5.46%
#10pickles
4.67%
Fastest Rising vegetables Ingredients
#1red pepper
#2brussels sprouts
#3sun-dried tomatoes
65.12%
#4soy
37.60%
#5olives
10.08%
Fastest Falling vegetables Ingredients
#1kale
86.24%
#2arugula
81.65%
#3truffles
81.65%
#4jalapeno
72.48%
#5pumpkin
72.48%
beverages Trends Highlights the most popular beverages ingredients with hard candy, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top beverages Ingredients
#1coffee
20.49%
#2water
18.78%
#3juice
11.91%
#4soda
9.76%
#5tea
8.05%
#6cider
4.77%
#7fruit juice
4.67%
#8smoothie
4.24%
#9milkshake
3%
#10lemonade
2.36%
Fastest Rising beverages Ingredients
#1root beer
#2latte
#3seltzer
#4coke
#5ginger beer
#6smoothie
#7water
75.44%
#8milkshake
10.08%
#9juice
3.20%
#10soda
1.61%
Fastest Falling beverages Ingredients
#1apple cider
81.65%
#2green tea
72.48%
#3apple juice
44.96%
#4espresso
44.96%
#5lemonade
44.96%
condiments Trends Highlights the most popular condiments ingredients with hard candy, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top condiments Ingredients
#1peanut butter
14.06%
#2honey
12.42%
#3paste
10.77%
#4oil
10.53%
#5syrup
8.28%
#6vinaigrette
7.91%
#7vinegar
7.91%
#8chili
6.63%
#9jelly
6.27%
#10jam
4.69%
Fastest Rising condiments Ingredients
#1fruit jelly
#2bbq sauce
#3marinara
#4ranch dressing
#5honey mustard
#6jelly
#7syrup
49.39%
#8paste
10.08%
#9jam
10.08%
#10peanut butter
3.96%
Fastest Falling condiments Ingredients
#1lime juice
72.48%
#2nutella
72.48%
#3mayo
63.31%
#4vinegar
44.96%
#5vinaigrette
44.96%
alcohol Trends Highlights the most popular alcohol ingredients with hard candy, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top alcohol Ingredients
#1beer
31.04%
#2cocktail
15.56%
#3wine
13.76%
#4ale
6.38%
#5bitters
5.38%
#6rose
5.3%
#7bourbon
4.52%
#8rum
3.44%
#9whiskey
2.87%
#10liqueur
2.87%
Fastest Rising alcohol Ingredients
#1rum
#2port
#3mimosa
#4gin
#5tequila
#6cocktail
28.42%
#7whiskey
28.42%
Fastest Falling alcohol Ingredients
#1stout
77.98%
#2ale
76.41%
#3prosecco
72.48%
#4bloody mary
72.48%
#5liqueur
72.48%
nuts and seeds Trends Highlights the most popular nuts and seeds ingredients with hard candy, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top nuts and seeds Ingredients
#1pecans
20.24%
#2coconut
18.55%
#3almonds
16.71%
#4walnuts
16.14%
#5candied pecans
9%
#6pistachios
6.75%
#7cashews
5.06%
#8hazelnuts
3.21%
#9pepitas
1.12%
#10pumpkin seeds
1.12%
Fastest Rising nuts and seeds Ingredients
#1hazelnuts
#2pepitas
#3cashews
#4pecans
32.09%
#5coconut
13.52%
#6candied pecans
10.08%
#7almonds
0.90%
Fastest Falling nuts and seeds Ingredients
#1macadamias
63.31%
#2macadamia nuts
44.96%
#3pumpkin seeds
44.96%
#4walnuts
40.37%
#5pistachios
26.61%
meat Trends Highlights the most popular meat ingredients with hard candy, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top meat Ingredients
#1chicken
21.87%
#2bacon
18.61%
#3sausage
12.69%
#4pork
9.77%
#5steak
9.6%
#6beef
6.34%
#7ham
5.18%
#8breasts
4.26%
#9hot dog
2%
#10franks
1.92%
Fastest Rising meat Ingredients
#1hot dog
#2franks
#3prosciutto
#4pork belly
#5salami
#6pork
10.08%
#7beef
10.08%
#8chicken
3.96%
Fastest Falling meat Ingredients
#1applewood bacon
72.48%
#2brisket
72.48%
#3breasts
58.72%
#4ham
55.97%
#5chuck
44.96%
grains Trends Highlights the most popular grains ingredients with hard candy, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top grains Ingredients
#1rice
21.07%
#2pasta
16.14%
#3shells
12.31%
#4cereal
10.94%
#5malt
6.84%
#6granola
6.7%
#7oatmeal
5.47%
#8oats
4.1%
#9noodles
3.83%
#10barley
3.01%
Fastest Rising grains Ingredients
#1grits
#2white rice
#3rice krispies
#4rice krispies
#5spaghetti
#6noodles
#7rice
#8malt
10.08%
#9granola
10.08%
#10barley
10.08%
Fastest Falling grains Ingredients
#1oats
86.24%
#2oatmeal
81.65%
#3shells
60.69%
#4cereal
55.97%
#5gnocchi
44.96%
seafood Trends Highlights the most popular seafood ingredients with hard candy, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top seafood Ingredients
#1fish
42.4%
#2salmon
12.7%
#3prawns
12.47%
#4shrimp
12.47%
#5tuna
9.07%
#6scallops
2.49%
#7mussels
1.59%
#8cod
1.36%
#9ceviche
1.36%
#10anchovy
1.13%