Food & Beverage Industry Trends Highlights

Hot Chocolate popularity has changed by -46.93% over the past year. On average, Hot Chocolate is consumed 1.35 times every year. Market adoption for Hot Chocolate in restaurants is 13.21% and it is on 0.13% of recipes.

Hot Chocolate plating ideas from top restaurants

Most popular Hot Chocolate dishes in restaurants. March 2021 data
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Kaldis Coffee On The Plaza (Kansas City, Missouri)
Spyhouse Coffee (Minneapolis, Minnesota)
The Milk Shake Factory (Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania)
Ernie's Family Restaurant Inc (Pekin, Illinois)

Fastest rising Hot Chocolate pairings

The fastest rising ingredients, flavors, and drinks with Hot Chocolate. March 2021 data
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Food Market Overview for Hot Chocolate

Hot Chocolate Growth Over Time

Monitor trends in Hot Chocolate related conversations over the past year. March 2021 Data
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  • Annual Growth

    Hot Chocolate consumption yearly growth rate
    -46.93%
  • Annual Consumption Frequency

    Hot Chocolate is consumed 1.35 times on average every year
    1.35
  • The percentage of the average American diet that Hot Chocolate represents. March 2021 data

    Market Adoption

  • The popularity of Hot Chocolate at home vs at restaurants. The dashed black line represents the breakdown of the industry average. March 2021 data

    Home vs Restaurant Consumption

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

    Popularity in Restaurants

    13.21%
    78,874 of 597,012 Restaurants
  • 0.13% of recipes have Hot Chocolate

    Popularity in Recipes

    0.13%
    5,901 of 4,598,338 Recipes

Product & Culinary Innovation Analysis

The upcoming food industry trends for Hot Chocolate. March 2021 data

Most Popular beverages Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular beverages ingredients with Hot Chocolate, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. March 2021 data
Top beverages Ingredients and Pairings
#1hot chocolate
74.77%
#2coffee
13.22%
#3tea
3.39%
#4latte
2.27%
#5water
1.73%
Trending Ingredients and Pairings
#1fruit punch
#2still water
#3pink lemonade
#4iced green tea
89.52%
#5soda water
76.89%
Declining Ingredients and Pairings
#1soft drinks
89.8%
#2hersheys cocoa
78.25%
#3iced latte
72.55%
#4eggnog
67.53%
#5ginger beer
57.21%

Most Popular bakery Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular bakery ingredients with Hot Chocolate, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. March 2021 data
Top bakery Ingredients and Pairings
#1chocolate
83.47%
#2sugar
4.18%
#3dark chocolate
2.46%
#4white chocolate
2.26%
#5mocha
1.96%
Trending Ingredients and Pairings
#1lard
#2garbanzo bean flour
#3chickpea flour
#4rice cakes
#5milk chocolate
Declining Ingredients and Pairings
#1nougat
51.46%
#2gluten free flour
47.97%
#3gf flour
47.97%
#4breadcrumbs
36.83%
#5stevia
23.17%

Most Popular food Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular food ingredients with Hot Chocolate, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. March 2021 data
Top food Ingredients and Pairings
#1pastry
29.47%
#2cookie
20.04%
#3biscuits
20.04%
#4bread
12.35%
#5toast
5.06%
Declining Ingredients and Pairings
#1fried dough
83.42%
#2evaporated milk
74.97%
#3gnocchi
72.36%
#4biryani
65.09%
#5pita
58.54%

Most Popular spices and herbs Ingredients and Pairings

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. March 2021 data
Top spices and herbs Ingredients and Pairings
#1cocoa
31.66%
#2peppermint
14.79%
#3cinnamon
13.08%
#4vanilla
12.01%
#5salt
8.62%
Trending Ingredients and Pairings
#1onion salt
#2celery salt
#3aloe vera
#4madagascar bourbon vanilla
#5fennel
Declining Ingredients and Pairings
#1pumpkin spice
75.87%
#2poblano chili
72.93%
#3poblano
72.93%
#4arabica
72.36%
#5cumin
68.41%

Most Popular desserts Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular desserts ingredients with Hot Chocolate, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. March 2021 data
Top desserts Ingredients and Pairings
#1biscuits
28.52%
#2cake
16.66%
#3ice cream
11.97%
#4caramel
10.4%
#5donuts
6.66%
Trending Ingredients and Pairings
#1cake pop
#2devils food cake
#3sheet cake
#4boston cream pie
#5wedding cake
Declining Ingredients and Pairings
#1pumpkin pie
88.31%
#2chocolate fudge cake
79.27%
#3butter cake
74.97%
#4apple cake
71.16%
#5spice cake
70.52%

Most Popular dairy Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular dairy ingredients with Hot Chocolate, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. March 2021 data
Top dairy Ingredients and Pairings
#1cream
36.36%
#2milk
34.35%
#3butter
11.43%
#4cheese
10.54%
#5cream cheese
1.56%