Highlights
Top 4 restaurant dishes Most popular hot chocolate dishes in restaurants See More

Frozen Hot Chocolate Ice Cream Pints

Soft Swerve (New York, New York)

$11.00

Ube Purple Yam Ice Cream Pints

Soft Swerve (New York, New York)

$11.00

Matcha Green Tea Ice Cream Pints

Soft Swerve (New York, New York)

$11.00

Coffee

Banter Nyc (New York, New York)

$3.00

Top rising variations The fastest rising ingredients, flavors, drinks etc with hot chocolate See More
#1grasshopper
#2hot dog
69.83%
#3prawns
61.86%
#4shrimp
61.86%
#5cheddar
51.20%
#6oats
50.29%
#7wine
47.25%
#8pasta
43.29%
#9pecans
41.33%
#10sausage
34.46%
Percentage of restaurants that serve hot chocolate Restaurants

9.22%

25,140 of 272,783 Restaurants
Percentage of all online hot chocolate recipes Online Recipes

0.15%

6,168 of 4,201,050 Recipes
Overview
hot chocolate Growth Over Time How hot chocolate has risen or fallen in popularity over the past year
Nov '18Dec '18Jan '19Feb '19Mar '19Apr '19May '19Jun '19Jul '19Aug '19Sep '19Oct '19Nov '19Dec '1900.050.10.150.20.250.30.350.40.45
Year Over Year
Hot Chocolate growth or decline vs one year ago
29.63%
Yearly Eating Frequency
Average yearly consumption of hot chocolate per consumer
1.53
The percentage of the average American diet that hot chocolate represents Share of Plate
The popularity of hot chocolate 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 hot chocolate Restaurants

9.22%

25,140 of 272,783 Restaurants
Percentage of all online hot chocolate recipes Online Recipes

0.15%

6,168 of 4,201,050 Recipes
Innovation Analysis
The most popular ingredients, flavors, and variations for hot chocolate, as well as the food and beverage combinations trending and fading over the past year
spices and herbs Trends Highlights the most popular spices and herbs ingredients with hot chocolate, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top spices and herbs Ingredients
#1chocolate
66.15%
#2vanilla
8.95%
#3cocoa
6.08%
#4cinnamon
4.62%
#5salt
3.92%
#6peppermint
2.36%
#7pepper
2.26%
#8mint
2.03%
#9cacao
1.61%
#10matcha
1.46%
Fastest Rising spices and herbs Ingredients
#1lemon verbena
#2pimientos
#3ginger garlic
#4ginseng
#5lemon basil
#6peppermint
35.51%
#7mint
25.24%
#8cocoa
22.32%
#9salt
14.36%
#10pepper
11.09%
Fastest Falling spices and herbs Ingredients
#1lemon pepper
93.62%
#2pink peppercorns
72.9%
#3garlic salt
63.87%
#4black pepper
48.65%
#5cocoa nibs
47.67%
bakery and desserts Trends Highlights the most popular bakery and desserts ingredients with hot chocolate, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top bakery and desserts Ingredients
#1frosting
15.14%
#2soft serve
14.35%
#3gelato
14.22%
#4cookies
10.91%
#5cake
10.2%
#6marshmallows
7.5%
#7caramel
7.44%
#8fudge
7.23%
#9chocolate chips
6.31%
#10sugar
6.11%
Fastest Rising bakery and desserts Ingredients
#1crumble topping
#2sweet potato pie
#3phyllo dough
#4breadsticks
#5crumb topping
#6chocolate chips
23.53%
#7marshmallows
17.31%
#8cookies
14.59%
#9sugar
3.58%
Fastest Falling bakery and desserts Ingredients
#1turbinado sugar
85.55%
#2oatmeal raisin cookie
81.93%
#3rum cake
78.32%
#4ciabatta
75.91%
#5corn bread
68.27%
food Trends Highlights the most popular food ingredients with hot chocolate, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top food Ingredients
#1ice
22.84%
#2ice cream
21.46%
#3meat
14.16%
#4chips
11.07%
#5eggs
6.3%
#6sandwich
5.63%
#7vanilla ice cream
5.09%
#8seafood
4.82%
#9salad
4.19%
#10burger
2.98%
Fastest Rising food Ingredients
#1gyro
#2bruschetta
#3bacon cheeseburger
#4grilled chicken salad
#5lobster roll
#6seafood
30.61%
#7chips
25.78%
#8burger
17.89%
#9sandwich
16.71%
#10eggs
9.24%
Fastest Falling food Ingredients
#1chicken tenders
83.32%
#2caesar salad
80.49%
#3clam chowder
78.32%
#4mac cheese
73.63%
#5soft drinks
72.9%
dairy Trends Highlights the most popular dairy ingredients with hot chocolate, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top dairy Ingredients
#1cream
39.41%
#2butter
16.93%
#3milk
16.66%
#4cheese
14.13%
#5cheddar
2.48%
#6cream cheese
2.36%
#7double creme
2.14%
#8yogurt
2.09%
#9custard
1.71%
#10selles-sur-cher cheese
1.56%
Fastest Falling dairy Ingredients
#1nacho cheese
72.9%
#2herb butter
63.87%
#3vanilla yogurt
63.87%
#4muenster
59.35%
#5pepper jack
56.64%
beverages Trends Highlights the most popular beverages ingredients with hot chocolate, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top beverages Ingredients
#1coffee
46.57%
#2tea
13.52%
#3latte
8.68%
#4espresso
6.96%
#5water
6.58%
#6juice
4.32%
#7green tea
3.2%
#8cappuccino
2.98%
#9cider
2.88%
#10milkshake
2.62%
Fastest Rising beverages Ingredients
#1vegetable juice
#2iced green tea
#3grapefruit juice
#4grape juice
#5carrot juice
#6juice
55.61%
#7water
53.77%
#8cappuccino
51.50%
#9espresso
28.45%
#10milkshake
28.25%
Fastest Falling beverages Ingredients
#1soda water
72.9%
#2coconut water
72.9%
#3soft drinks
72.9%
#4iced tea
63.87%
#5fruit punch
56.64%
fruits Trends Highlights the most popular fruits ingredients with hot chocolate, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top fruits Ingredients
#1berries
24.77%
#2strawberries
14.61%
#3bananas
11.03%
#4cherries
9.22%
#5apple
8.03%
#6lemon
6.48%
#7raspberries
6.3%
#8orange
5.52%
#9blueberries
5.31%
#10dates
4.56%
Fastest Rising fruits Ingredients
#1bitter orange
#2red delicious apple
#3fuji apple
#4gala apples
#5currants
#6dates
33.42%
#7blueberries
15.18%
#8cherries
11.18%
Fastest Falling fruits Ingredients
#1prunes
63.87%
#2goji berries
63.87%
#3persimmon
56.64%
#4orange
44.51%
#5pineapple
36.49%
vegetables Trends Highlights the most popular vegetables ingredients with hot chocolate, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top vegetables Ingredients
#1peanuts
19.77%
#2beans
11.42%
#3greens
11.38%
#4potatoes
10.11%
#5tomatoes
9.3%
#6mushrooms
8.91%
#7onion
8.14%
#8pumpkin
7.33%
#9avocado
5.39%
#10carrots
4.58%
Fastest Rising vegetables Ingredients
#1poblano pepper
#2bok choy
#3baby carrots
#4roma tomatoes
#5pickle relish
#6tomatoes
33.01%
#7onion
21.95%
#8mushrooms
13.41%
#9pumpkin
13.20%
#10greens
10.88%
Fastest Falling vegetables Ingredients
#1chicory
72.9%
#2green beans
61.09%
#3black beans
58.31%
#4shallots
56.64%
#5collard
56.64%
condiments Trends Highlights the most popular condiments ingredients with hot chocolate, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top condiments Ingredients
#1peanut butter
17.45%
#2chili
14.64%
#3nutella
14.06%
#4syrup
11.19%
#5honey
10.61%
#6chocolate sauce
7.63%
#7oil
7.48%
#8hot sauce
5.36%
#9stuffing
5.32%
#10caramel sauce
4.57%
Fastest Rising condiments Ingredients
#1pepper sauce
#2basil pesto
#3onion jam
#4lemon dressing
#5chipotle dressing
#6hot sauce
60.91%
#7stuffing
41.68%
#8syrup
32.01%
#9honey
28.93%
#10chili
21.50%
Fastest Falling condiments Ingredients
#1spicy sauce
87.25%
#2hollandaise sauce
86.45%
#3virgin olive oil
84.51%
#4extra virgin olive oil
84.51%
#5chipotle aioli
84.51%
nuts and seeds Trends Highlights the most popular nuts and seeds ingredients with hot chocolate, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top nuts and seeds Ingredients
#1almonds
27.09%
#2coconut
24.81%
#3pecans
9.44%
#4hazelnuts
9.2%
#5walnuts
6.97%
#6pistachios
4.98%
#7macadamias
4.79%
#8macadamia nuts
4.32%
#9cashews
2.99%
#10chia
2.04%
Fastest Rising nuts and seeds Ingredients
#1pepitas
#2pine nuts
#3pecans
41.33%
#4chia
35.51%
#5coconut flakes
35.51%
#6cashews
15.97%
#7pistachios
15.01%
#8walnuts
4.75%
#9coconut
3.11%
#10almonds
1.97%
Fastest Falling nuts and seeds Ingredients
#1flaxseed
45.8%
#2hemp seeds
33.29%
#3marcona almonds
27.73%
#4macadamias
26.29%
#5macadamia nuts
21.32%
meat Trends Highlights the most popular meat ingredients with hot chocolate, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top meat Ingredients
#1chicken
19.41%
#2bacon
15.91%
#3sausage
14.94%
#4steak
10.48%
#5beef
8.36%
#6pork
7.74%
#7hot dog
5.91%
#8franks
5.72%
#9ham
5.62%
#10breasts
3.51%
Fastest Rising meat Ingredients
#1kielbasa
#2beef sirloin
#3salami
#4pancetta
#5spam
#6franks
71.16%
#7hot dog
69.83%
#8sausage
34.46%
#9ham
16.22%
#10beef
2.28%
Fastest Falling meat Ingredients
#1beef brisket
78.32%
#2andouille sausage
63.87%
#3rotisserie chicken
63.87%
#4sausage patties
59.35%
#5bison
45.8%
alcohol Trends Highlights the most popular alcohol ingredients with hot chocolate, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top alcohol Ingredients
#1beer
26.06%
#2cocktail
21.4%
#3wine
11.5%
#4stout
8.7%
#5bourbon
7.15%
#6ale
6.17%
#7rum
5.34%
#8rose
4.56%
#9bitters
3.32%
#10whiskey
3.16%
Fastest Rising alcohol Ingredients
#1cream ale
#2gose
#3amber ale
#4syrah
#5bud light lime-a-rita
#6whiskey
64.86%
#7rum
61.97%
#8rose
54.05%
#9ale
52.95%
#10wine
47.25%
Fastest Falling alcohol Ingredients
#1fruit beer
72.9%
#2port wine
63.87%
#3ipa beer
63.87%
#4jack daniels
27.73%
#5corona
27.73%
grains Trends Highlights the most popular grains ingredients with hot chocolate, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top grains Ingredients
#1rice
20.46%
#2oats
16.29%
#3pasta
14%
#4oatmeal
9.93%
#5malt
7.65%
#6granola
7.45%
#7shells
5.96%
#8cereal
5.66%
#9noodles
4.07%
#10grits
3.28%
Fastest Rising grains Ingredients
#1rigatoni
#2penne pasta
#3tortellini
#4