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

Hot Chocolate

Bar Siena (Chicago, Illinois)

$5.00

Mission Hot Chocolate

Dandelion Chocolate (Sf, California)

$5.75

Hot Chocolate Whipped Cream

Elm Street Diner (Stamford, Connecticut)

$3.45

Unicorn Hot Chocolate

Toast Birmingham (Birmingham, Michigan)

$5.50

Top rising variations The fastest rising ingredients, flavors, drinks etc with hot chocolate See More
#1malt
#2cocktail
72.40%
#3rice
61.78%
#4hazelnuts
58.82%
#5sausage
53.26%
#6oats
49.16%
#7steak
47.31%
#8beer
46.86%
#9chocolate beer
46.10%
#10fish
36.05%
Percentage of restaurants that serve hot chocolate Restaurants

11.83%

22,334 of 188,757 Restaurants
Percentage of all online hot chocolate recipes Online Recipes

0.15%

3,685 of 2,398,435 Recipes
Overview
hot chocolate Growth Over Time How hot chocolate has risen or fallen in popularity over the past year
Jul '18Aug '18Sep '18Oct '18Nov '18Dec '18Jan '19Feb '19Mar '19Apr '19May '19Jun '19Jul '19Aug '1900.050.10.150.20.250.30.350.40.450.5
Year Over Year
Hot Chocolate growth or decline vs one year ago
-23.3%
Yearly Eating Frequency
Average yearly consumption of hot chocolate per consumer
1.56
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

11.83%

22,334 of 188,757 Restaurants
Percentage of all online hot chocolate recipes Online Recipes

0.15%

3,685 of 2,398,435 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
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
#1soft serve
13.95%
#2gelato
13.64%
#3frosting
13.13%
#4cake
10.04%
#5chocolate cake
9.94%
#6bread
9.11%
#7cookies
8.15%
#8chocolate cookies
7.91%
#9milk chocolate
6.73%
#10chocolate chips
6.47%
Fastest Rising bakery and desserts Ingredients
#1pastry dough
#2turbinado sugar
#3croissant dough
#4upside down cake
#5bunuelo
#6bread
34.39%
#7chocolate cookies
32.23%
#8cookies
32.16%
#9chocolate chips
23.07%
#10milk chocolate
18.94%
Fastest Falling bakery and desserts Ingredients
#1yellow corn tortillas
94.61%
#2white corn tortillas
88.74%
#3french toast sticks
58.7%
#4quiche
58.7%
#5cinnamon buns
58.7%
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
63.38%
#2vanilla
10.04%
#3cocoa
4.87%
#4cinnamon
4.37%
#5salt
4.12%
#6pepper
3.38%
#7hot pepper
3.36%
#8fruit salt
2.59%
#9mint
2.02%
#10garlic
1.71%
Fastest Rising spices and herbs Ingredients
#1smoked paprika
#2jalepeno
#3coriander cumin
#4arabica
#5piquante peppers
#6fruit salt
73.09%
#7pepper
56.49%
#8salt
55.66%
#9hot pepper
55.21%
#10garlic
48.01%
food and beverages Trends Highlights the most popular food and beverages ingredients with hot chocolate, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top food and beverages Ingredients
#1fruit
28.4%
#2vegetables
20.34%
#3meat
14.06%
#4chips
8.53%
#5seafood
7.48%
#6hot tea
4.89%
#7sandwich
4.37%
#8iced coffee
3.93%
#9latte
3.33%
#10burger
3.21%
Fastest Rising food and beverages Ingredients
#1chimichurri chicken
#2hawaiian pizza
#3chicken parmigiana
#4chicken marsala
#5antipasto salad
#6iced coffee
38.13%
#7sandwich
35.93%
#8hot tea
28.24%
#9seafood
26.57%
#10meat
25.26%
Fastest Falling food and beverages Ingredients
#1hot sour soup
85.13%
#2macaroni cheese
85.13%
#3fried calamari
69.02%
#4french onion soup
69.02%
#5quesadillas
65.82%
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
31.48%
#2cheese
14.35%
#3butter
13.09%
#4milk
12.18%
#5cream butter
6.86%
#6cream cheese
6.8%
#7cheese sauce
5.96%
#8chocolate almond milk
2.87%
#9cheddar
2.68%
#10salted butter
2.5%
Fastest Rising dairy Ingredients
#1salted butter
#2cream cheese
22.48%
#3milk
21.72%
#4butter
19.68%
#5cheese
12.78%
#6cream
10.28%
#7cream butter
10.20%
#8chocolate almond milk
7.09%
#9cheddar
5.73%
#10cheese sauce
3.01%
Fastest Falling dairy Ingredients
#1baby mozzarella
82.3%
#2quesadilla cheese
77.05%
#3honey goat cheese
76.4%
#4goat feta cheese
69.02%
#5tahini cheese
69.02%
perishables and prepared Trends Highlights the most popular perishables and prepared ingredients with hot chocolate, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top perishables and prepared Ingredients
#1ice cream
30.56%
#2ice
26.39%
#3vanilla ice cream
11.73%
#4eggs
8.14%
#5salad
6.96%
#6fruit salad
4.78%
#7almond milk
3.32%
#8chicken salad
2.6%
#9cream of mushroom
2.41%
#10vegetable soup
2.07%
Fastest Rising perishables and prepared Ingredients
#1refried beans
#2burrito tortillas
#3corn flour tortillas
#4garlic bruschetta
#5beef stock
#6cream of mushroom
64.51%
#7salad
19.13%
#8eggs
16.80%
#9ice
12.87%
#10fruit salad
10.87%
Fastest Falling perishables and prepared Ingredients
#1spinach tortillas
88.01%
#2flatbread sandwich
82.3%
#3sprouted tofu
82.3%
#4potato tots
79.35%
#5vegetable potstickers
69.02%
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
#1hot sauce
17.15%
#2chocolate sauce
17.13%
#3spicy sauce
16.99%
#4cream sauce
9.76%
#5nutella
7.25%
#6peanut butter
6.87%
#7chili
6.77%
#8chocolate peanut butter
6.48%
#9chocolate syrup
5.11%
#10syrup
5.11%
Fastest Rising condiments Ingredients
#1chili
26.97%
#2hot sauce
25.94%
#3spicy sauce
22.11%
#4cream sauce
21.31%
#5chocolate sauce
21.23%
#6peanut butter
20.52%
#7chocolate peanut butter
20.37%
#8chocolate syrup
16.43%
#9syrup
14.77%
Fastest Falling condiments Ingredients
#1balsamic syrup
94.84%
#2garlic marinara sauce
90.09%
#3szechuan sauce
89.22%
#4tomato basil marinara
89.22%
#5garlic chutney
88.74%
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
37.42%
#2chocolate milk
18.48%
#3tea
11.53%
#4water
5.71%
#5hot water
5.64%
#6espresso
5.44%
#7juice
4.71%
#8fruit juice
3.51%
#9green tea
3.31%
#10milkshake
2.91%
Fastest Rising beverages Ingredients
#1mezcal
#2pink grapefruit juice
#3florida orange juice
#4peach nectar
#5fruit punch
#6water
#7hot water
#8espresso
65.22%
#9juice
45.92%
#10green tea
38.87%
Fastest Falling beverages Ingredients
#2milkshake
12.74%
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
25.66%
#2strawberries
15.38%
#3bananas
12.16%
#4cherries
9.01%
#5lemon
7.75%
#6raspberries
6.33%
#7apple
6.26%
#8orange
6.22%
#9seasonal fruit
5.05%
#10blueberries
4.92%
Fastest Rising fruits Ingredients
#1apple
#2lemon
57.49%
#3seasonal fruit
52.31%
#4blueberries
28.26%
#5raspberries
24.79%
#6cherries
20.72%
#7orange
17.14%
#8bananas
11.39%
#9berries
5.89%
#10strawberries
0.96%
Fastest Falling fruits Ingredients
#1honeydew melon
79.35%
#2kiwi
46.89%
#3acai berry
38.04%
#4honeydew
38.04%
#5currants
38.04%
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
14.54%
#2greens
12.93%
#3tomatoes
11.63%
#4beans
11.39%
#5onion
10.56%
#6potatoes
10.24%
#7mushrooms
9.39%
#8avocado
7.12%
#9seasonal vegetables
5.93%
#10salad greens
5.71%
Fastest Rising vegetables Ingredients
#1chard
#2black lentils
#3baby beets
#4chicory
#5baby portobello mushrooms
#6mushrooms
54.89%
#7onion
41.33%
#8seasonal vegetables
35.41%
#9potatoes
34.30%
#10tomatoes
33.03%
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
19.36%
#2bacon
15.05%
#3sausage
13.26%
#4steak
10.87%
#5beef
8.45%
#6pork
7.73%
#7hot dog
5.56%
#8breakfast sausage
4.4%
#9ham
4.21%
#10chicken sausage
4.18%
Fastest Rising meat Ingredients
#1bone marrow
#2marrow
#3sandwich style pepperoni
#4turkey pepperoni
#5kielbasa sausage
#6breakfast sausage
55.46%
#7sausage
53.26%
#8chicken sausage
47.83%
#9steak
47.31%
#10beef
37.82%
Fastest Falling meat Ingredients
#1turkey bacon
30.3%
#2white meat turkey
23.09%
#3goat meat
18.27%
#4beef brisket
17.39%
#5brisket
17.39%
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
#1cocktail
18.28%
#2beer
16.97%
#3chocolate beer
16.38%
#4wine
12.45%
#5fruit beer
9.32%
#6ale
5.83%
#7rum
5.51%
#8bourbon
5.39%
#9red wine
4.8%
#10coffee beer
4.4%
Fastest Rising alcohol Ingredients
#1citrus vodka
#2vienna beer
#3marsala
#4pinot noir rose
#5tawny port
#6rum
#7coffee beer
#8bourbon
77.69%
#9fruit beer
77.21%
#10cocktail
72.40%
Fastest Falling alcohol Ingredients
#2red wine
15.03%
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
24.64%
#2coconut
24.49%
#3hazelnuts
8.98%
#4pecans
8.87%
#5walnuts
7.47%
#6pistachios
4.97%
#7macadamias
4.51%
#8macadamia nuts
4.13%
#9cashews
3.53%
#10coconut flakes
3.15%
Fastest Rising nuts and seeds Ingredients
#1pistachio nuts
#2flaxseed
#3marcona almonds
#4pine nuts
#5pecan nuts
#6macadamia nuts
#7macadamias
#8walnuts
66.51%
#9hazelnuts
58.82%
#10coconut flakes
31.66%