Food & Beverage Industry Trends Highlights

Italian popularity has changed by -3.57% over the past year. On average, Italian is consumed 2.93 times every year. Market adoption for Italian in restaurants is 43.93% and it is on 2.24% of recipes.

Italian plating ideas from top restaurants

Most popular Italian dishes in restaurants. December 2021 data
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Vero Italian (Miami, Florida)
Milano Trattoria (Milford, Connecticut)
Cafe Fiorello (New York, New York)
Taverna Pizzeria And Risotteria (Atlanta, Georgia)

Fastest rising Italian pairings

The fastest rising ingredients, flavors, and drinks with Italian. December 2021 data
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#1gelato
26.69%
#2beer
15.71%
#3coffee
10.54%
#4liqueur
7.96%
#5fish
4.35%
#6chocolate
4.04%
#7cake
3.01%
#8pizza
2.00%
#9berry
1.29%

Food Market Overview for Italian

Italian Growth Over Time

Monitor trends in Italian related conversations over the past year. December 2021 Data
Aug '20Sep '20Oct '20Nov '20Dec '20Jan '21Feb '21Mar '21Apr '21May '21Jun '21Jul '21Aug '21Sep '21Oct '2100.250.50.7511.251.51.7522.25
  • Annual Growth

    Italian consumption yearly growth rate
    -3.57%
  • Annual Consumption Frequency

    Italian is consumed 2.93 times on average every year
    2.93
  • The percentage of the average American diet that Italian represents. December 2021 data

    Market Adoption

  • The popularity of Italian at home vs at restaurants. The dashed black line represents the breakdown of the industry average. December 2021 data

    Home vs Restaurant Consumption

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

    Popularity in Restaurants

    43.93%
    288,008 of 655,584 Restaurants
  • 2.24% of recipes have Italian

    Popularity in Recipes

    2.24%
    117,864 of 5,264,673 Recipes

Product & Culinary Innovation Analysis

The upcoming food industry trends for Italian. December 2021 data

Most Popular raw ingredients Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular raw ingredients ingredients with Italian, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. December 2021 data
Top raw ingredients Ingredients and Pairings
#1pasta
27.64%
#2tomato
11.02%
#3chicken
9.41%
#4garlic
9%
#5sausage
8.59%
Trending Ingredients and Pairings
#1cocoa bomb
#2sheepshead
#3chocolate egg
#4greek oregano
#5french mustard
Declining Ingredients and Pairings
#1almond creamer
100%
#2french vanilla creamer
100%
#3chickpea protein
100%
#4berbere
100%
#5cardoon
100%

Most Popular prepared food Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular prepared food ingredients with Italian, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. December 2021 data