Highlights
Top 4 restaurant dishes Most popular imitation crab meat dishes in restaurants See More
Top rising variations The fastest rising ingredients, flavors, drinks etc with imitation crab meat See More
Percentage of all online imitation crab meat recipes Online Recipes

0%

24 of 4,201,050 Recipes
Overview
imitation crab meat Growth Over Time How imitation crab meat has risen or fallen in popularity over the past year
Nov '18Dec '18Jan '19Feb '19Mar '19Apr '19May '19Jun '19Jul '19Aug '19Sep '19Oct '19Nov '19Dec '1900.00050.0010.00150.0020.00250.0030.00350.004
Year Over Year
Imitation Crab Meat growth or decline vs one year ago
-6.71%
Yearly Eating Frequency
Average yearly consumption of imitation crab meat per consumer
1.23
The percentage of the average American diet that imitation crab meat represents Share of Plate
The popularity of imitation crab meat 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 all online imitation crab meat recipes Online Recipes

0%

24 of 4,201,050 Recipes
Innovation Analysis
The most popular ingredients, flavors, and variations for imitation crab meat, as well as the food and beverage combinations trending and fading over the past year
food Trends Highlights the most popular food ingredients with imitation crab meat, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top food Ingredients
#1meat
25.95%
#2seafood
23.83%
#3eggs
8.51%
#4soup
8.48%
#5tofu
8.14%
#6sushi
5.6%
#7salad
4.91%
#8broth
3.85%
#9curry
2.82%
#10fried rice
2.54%
Fastest Rising food Ingredients
#1stir fry
#2bean curd
#3curd
#4ice cream
#5stock
#6curry
#7fried rice
89.82%
#8sushi
46.01%
#9salad
26.55%
#10tofu
13.89%
Fastest Falling food Ingredients
#1shrimp tempura
56.86%
#2soup
50.57%
#3broth
44.17%
#4meatballs
36.73%
#5eggs
30.8%
seafood Trends Highlights the most popular seafood ingredients with imitation crab meat, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top seafood Ingredients
#1fish
17.44%
#2crab meat
17.16%
#3prawns
16.83%
#4shrimp
16.83%
#5squid
6.58%
#6salmon
4.37%
#7tuna
4.07%
#8scallops
3.66%
#9mussels
3.41%
#10calamari
2.29%
Fastest Rising seafood Ingredients
#1tilapia
#2pollock
#3bay scallops
#4smoked salmon
#5red snapper
#6salmon
#7scallops
#8tuna
58.18%
#9mussels
58.18%
#10squid
18.64%
Fastest Falling seafood Ingredients
#1clam
68.36%
#2oysters
64.85%
#3shrimp meat
60.45%
#4sea bass
20.91%
#5calamari
1.14%
vegetables Trends Highlights the most popular vegetables ingredients with imitation crab meat, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top vegetables Ingredients
#1onion
12.89%
#2mushrooms
10.15%
#3beans
9.35%
#4cucumber
9.25%
#5avocado
8.12%
#6tomatoes
7.47%
#7corn
7.26%
#8greens
7.22%
#9scallions
7.08%
#10broccoli
6.68%
Fastest Rising vegetables Ingredients
#1edamame
#2kale
#3olives
#4steamed vegetable
#5cherry tomatoes
#6greens
80.78%
#7beans
22.23%
#8onion
5.45%
Fastest Falling vegetables Ingredients
#1enoki
73.64%
#2oyster mushrooms
60.45%
#3lotus roots
60.45%
#4chives
56.86%
#5corn
54.81%
meat Trends Highlights the most popular meat ingredients with imitation crab meat, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top meat Ingredients
#1chicken
25.37%
#2pork
22.89%
#3beef
22.64%
#4steak
8.89%
#5sausage
6.72%
#6brisket
3.72%
#7flank
3.31%
#8lamb
2.69%
#9ham
1.6%
#10flank steak
1.39%
Fastest Rising meat Ingredients
#1pork belly
#2flank steak
58.18%
#3chicken
13.69%
Fastest Falling meat Ingredients
#1ham
68.36%
#2sausage
63.5%
#3lamb
36.73%
#4brisket
32.21%
#5flank
20.91%
grains Trends Highlights the most popular grains ingredients with imitation crab meat, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top grains Ingredients
#1rice
31.5%
#2noodles
25.44%
#3rice noodles
11.86%
#4vermicelli
8.36%
#5egg noodles
5.44%
#6flat rice noodles
3.34%
#7brown rice
3.14%
#8white rice
2.66%
#9rice vermicelli
2.3%
#10sushi rice
2.25%
Fastest Rising grains Ingredients
#1sushi rice
#2shells
#3jasmine rice
#4quinoa
#5pasta noodles
#6brown rice
#7white rice
58.18%
#8rice noodles
21.68%
Fastest Falling grains Ingredients
#1vermicelli
63.5%
#2rice vermicelli
47.27%
#3flat rice noodles
47.27%
#4egg noodles
29.7%
#5udon noodles
20.91%
spices and herbs Trends Highlights the most popular spices and herbs ingredients with imitation crab meat, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top spices and herbs Ingredients
#1cilantro
22.16%
#2garlic
17.61%
#3pepper
15.9%
#4ginger
14.32%
#5sesame
12.16%
#6salt
5.79%
#7mint
3.87%
#8thai basil
2.61%
#9black pepper
2.16%
#10clove
1.6%
Fastest Rising spices and herbs Ingredients
#1clove
#2salt pepper
#3sweet basil
#4chili oil
#5allspice
#6ginger
#7pepper
58.18%
#8mint
58.18%
#9thai basil
58.18%
#10garlic
23.03%
Fastest Falling spices and herbs Ingredients
#2cilantro
32.21%
#3sesame
1.14%
condiments Trends Highlights the most popular condiments ingredients with imitation crab meat, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top condiments Ingredients
#1mayo
14.3%
#2chili
12.92%
#3miso
11.14%
#4oil
6.31%
#5paste
6.21%
#6lime juice
5.92%
#7mustard
5.42%
#8wasabi
5.32%
#9soy sauce
5.12%
#10fish sauce
4.93%
Fastest Rising condiments Ingredients
#1chili dressing
#2chili sauce
#3stuffing
#4honey
#5furikake
#6wasabi
#7paste
#8soy sauce
#9chili
#10fish sauce
Fastest Falling condiments Ingredients
#1sour sauce
47.27%
#2mustard
47.27%
#3miso
40.68%
#4sriracha
20.91%
#5lime juice
20.91%
bakery and desserts Trends Highlights the most popular bakery and desserts ingredients with imitation crab meat, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top bakery and desserts Ingredients
#1roll
35.85%
#2cake
28.15%
#3rice cakes
7.69%
#4sweetener
4.96%
#5toast
4.59%
#6bread
4.59%
#7frosting
3.96%
#8sugar
3.1%
#9pancakes
1.99%
#10soft serve
1.74%
Fastest Rising bakery and desserts Ingredients
#1sweetener
#2pancakes
#3soft serve
#4gelato
#5flour
#6toast
#7frosting
#8sugar
#9bread
#10roll
58.18%
Fastest Falling bakery and desserts Ingredients
#1rice cakes
60.45%
#2cake
60.45%
dairy Trends Highlights the most popular dairy ingredients with imitation crab meat, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top dairy Ingredients
#1cheese
31.3%
#2cream
20.92%
#3cream cheese
14.81%
#4milk
12.98%
#5butter
7.93%
#6coconut milk
4.42%
#7parmesan
1.99%
#8american cheese
1.84%
#9mozzarella
1.52%
#10selles-sur-cher cheese
0.91%
Fastest Rising dairy Ingredients
#1parmesan
#2mozzarella
#3sour cream
#4butter
#5coconut milk
#6cream
58.18%
#7milk
58.18%
#8custard
58.18%
#9cream cheese
40.61%
Fastest Falling dairy Ingredients
#3cheese
6.95%
fruits Trends Highlights the most popular fruits ingredients with imitation crab meat, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top fruits Ingredients
#1lime
29.56%
#2lemon
23.23%
#3pineapple
19.52%
#4mango
11.35%
#5raisins
3.44%
#6cherries
3.18%
#7orange
2.89%
#8papaya
2.36%
#9passion fruit
2.1%
#10plums
1.84%
Fastest Rising fruits Ingredients
#1papaya
#2passion fruit
#3plums
#4tangerine
#5mango
#6pineapple
#7lemon
58.18%
Fastest Falling fruits Ingredients
#2cherries
20.91%
#4lime
56.86%
beverages Trends Highlights the most popular beverages ingredients with imitation crab meat, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top beverages Ingredients
#1juice
23.68%
#2fruit juice
18.94%
#3tea
16.72%
#4water
15.89%
#5coffee
8.07%
#6boba
5.02%
#7green tea
4.74%
#8smoothie
2.49%
#9iced tea
1.94%
#10black tea
1.66%
Fastest Rising beverages Ingredients
#1green tea
#2black tea
#3iced coffee
#4espresso
#5coffee
58.18%
#6boba
58.18%
#7iced tea
58.18%
#8water
5.45%
Fastest Falling beverages Ingredients
#2juice
32.21%
#3fruit juice
20.91%
#4tea
1.14%
nuts and seeds Trends Highlights the most popular nuts and seeds ingredients with imitation crab meat, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top nuts and seeds Ingredients
#1coconut
42.52%
#2cashews
23.58%
#3cashew nuts
15.04%
#4chestnuts
7.15%
#5almonds
3.25%
#6walnuts
3.25%
#7macadamias
2.6%
#8macadamia nuts
1.3%
#9pumpkin seeds
0.65%
#10chia
0.65%
Fastest Rising nuts and seeds Ingredients
#1cashews
#2cashew nuts
#3chestnuts
#4almonds
#5walnuts
#6coconut
58.18%
alcohol Trends Highlights the most popular alcohol ingredients with imitation crab meat, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top alcohol Ingredients
#1beer
23.96%
#2sake
19.82%
#3cocktail
17.75%
#4wine
16.71%
#5gin
4.15%
#6ale
4.15%
#7rose
4.15%
#8whiskey
4.15%
#9white wine
3.11%
#10stout
2.07%
Fastest Rising alcohol Ingredients
#1sake
#2wine
#3gin
#4cocktail
#5beer
58.18%
Fastest Falling alcohol Ingredients
#3whiskey
20.91%
Diets & Traits Why people choose this dish, and how it performed in various popular diets over the past year
Diets Over Time The dietary references with imitation crab meat over time
Dec '18Jan '19Feb '19Mar '19Apr '19May '19Jun '19Jul '19Aug '19Sep '19Oct '19Nov '19Dec '1901.252.53.7556.257.58.751011.2512.513.751516.2517.5
  • vegetarian
  • plant based
  • vegan
  • gluten free
Top Motivators The leading reasons consumers choose imitation crab meat compared to all other dishes
protein
5.31%
fitness
4.99%
snack
4.42%
Restaurant Analysis A look at the most popular imitation crab meat dishes served in restaurants, their price points, and popularity
imitation crab meat Pricing Analysis Average price of imitation crab meat across the variously priced restaurants, from cheapest to most expensive
$9.87$9$10.18$9.03$10.41AVG$$$$$$$$$$
Restaurant Penetration Percentage of restaurants that serve imitation crab meat
0.31%
Cuisine Penetration The most popular restaurant cuisine to feature imitation crab meat
chinese restaurant
18%
Menu Items How many total instances of imitation crab meat found in restaurants across the country
1,659
Dish Count Per Menu The average number of imitation crab meat variations on a restaurant's menu
1.94
Most Popular imitation crab meat Dishes The most notable variations of imitation crab meat served across the country