Highlights
Top 4 restaurant dishes Most popular italian basil dishes in restaurants See More
Top rising variations The fastest rising ingredients, flavors, drinks etc with italian basil See More
#1espresso
#2cashews
63.13%
#3wine
52.56%
#4prawns
47.23%
#5shrimp
47.23%
#6italian sausage
28.69%
#7crust
26.38%
#8penne
25.06%
#9lemon
21.87%
#10cream
21.54%
Overview
italian basil Growth Over Time How italian basil has risen or fallen in popularity over the past year
Nov '18Dec '18Jan '19Feb '19Mar '19Apr '19May '19Jun '19Jul '19Aug '19Sep '19Oct '19Nov '19Dec '1900.010.020.030.040.050.060.070.080.09
Year Over Year
Italian Basil growth or decline vs one year ago
-14.81%
Yearly Eating Frequency
Average yearly consumption of italian basil per consumer
1.57
The percentage of the average American diet that italian basil represents Share of Plate
The popularity of italian basil 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
Innovation Analysis
The most popular ingredients, flavors, and variations for italian basil, as well as the food and beverage combinations trending and fading over the past year
vegetables Trends Highlights the most popular vegetables ingredients with italian basil, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top vegetables Ingredients
#1basil
35.91%
#2tomatoes
22.1%
#3olives
9.56%
#4onion
7.38%
#5greens
7.12%
#6mushrooms
5.74%
#7spinach
3.49%
#8red pepper
3.11%
#9red onion
2.37%
#10potatoes
2.34%
Fastest Rising vegetables Ingredients
#1steamed vegetable
#2red lentils
#3leeks
#4baby arugula
#5portabella mushrooms
#6potatoes
27.04%
#7onion
17.06%
#8greens
11.52%
#9red onion
11.34%
#10olives
9.75%
Fastest Falling vegetables Ingredients
#1vine ripened tomatoes
83.69%
#2seasonal greens
81.36%
#3seaweed
81.36%
#4edamame
78.25%
#5jalapeno peppers
73.9%
dairy Trends Highlights the most popular dairy ingredients with italian basil, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top dairy Ingredients
#1cheese
40.97%
#2mozzarella
22.57%
#3parmesan
10.36%
#4ricotta
6.8%
#5cream
4.4%
#6butter
3.92%
#7burrata
3.18%
#8pecorino
2.54%
#9provolone
2.08%
#10romano
2.01%
Fastest Rising dairy Ingredients
#1greek yogurt
#2havarti
#3custard
#4muenster cheese
#5cheddar jack
#6pecorino
75.36%
#7romano
59.80%
#8provolone
40.17%
#9cream
21.54%
#10parmesan
10.00%
Fastest Falling dairy Ingredients
#1parmesan reggiano
56.5%
#2parmigiano cheese
56.5%
#3queso
51.06%
#4almond cheese
47.8%
#5selles-sur-cher cheese
47.8%
food Trends Highlights the most popular food ingredients with italian basil, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top food Ingredients
#1meat
32.78%
#2pizza
22.1%
#3seafood
11.02%
#4salad
9.01%
#5meatballs
6.72%
#6sandwich
4.37%
#7eggs
3.92%
#8bruschetta
2.83%
#9soup
2.62%
#10margherita pizza
2.62%
Fastest Rising food Ingredients
#1vanilla ice cream
#2fritters
#3seitan
#4steamed broccoli
#5chicken tenders
#6sandwich
65.95%
#7soup
61.31%
#8salad
20.68%
#9eggs
18.50%
#10meat
14.31%
Fastest Falling food Ingredients
#1french toast
73.9%
#2pepperoni pizza
67.37%
#3grilled chicken breast
62.71%
#4grilled salmon
47.8%
#5cannolis
47.8%
condiments Trends Highlights the most popular condiments ingredients with italian basil, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top condiments Ingredients
#1oil
20.99%
#2olive oil
18.6%
#3pesto
13.62%
#4tomato sauce
9.77%
#5marinara
7.83%
#6basil pesto
5.82%
#7vinaigrette
5.44%
#8vinegar
5.44%
#9extra virgin olive oil
5.19%
#10virgin olive oil
5.09%
Fastest Rising condiments Ingredients
#1honey mustard dressing
#2salsa verde
#3horseradish
#4citrus vinaigrette
#5chocolate sauce
#6vinaigrette
10.25%
#7vinegar
10.25%
#8olive oil
8.63%
#9marinara
6.03%
Fastest Falling condiments Ingredients
#1chili sauce
81.36%
#2chili dressing
81.36%
#3truffle oil
68.93%
#4relish
67.37%
#5bechamel
60.85%
meat Trends Highlights the most popular meat ingredients with italian basil, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top meat Ingredients
#1sausage
27.77%
#2chicken
16.98%
#3italian sausage
11.91%
#4pepperoni
8.34%
#5bacon
7.22%
#6beef
6.25%
#7prosciutto
5.49%
#8breasts
4.2%
#9ham
3.94%
#10salami
3.68%
Fastest Rising meat Ingredients
#1chuck
#2andouille sausage
#3chuck steak
#4guanciale
#5ground beef
#6beef
39.55%
#7ham
34.85%
#8italian sausage
28.69%
#9sausage
17.56%
#10salami
13.96%
Fastest Falling meat Ingredients
#1beef sausage
42%
#2sausage patties
34.75%
#3skirt steak
34.75%
#4pastrami
34.75%
#5chicken sausage
31.32%
spices and herbs Trends Highlights the most popular spices and herbs ingredients with italian basil, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top spices and herbs Ingredients
#1garlic
31.19%
#2pepper
25.26%
#3salt
12.63%
#4oregano
8.13%
#5parsley
5.44%
#6clove
3.93%
#7black pepper
3.56%
#8salt pepper
2.9%
#9rosemary
2.56%
#10chocolate
2.12%
Fastest Rising spices and herbs Ingredients
#1smoked paprika
#2serrano
#3habaneros
#4adobo
#5serrano pepper
#6chocolate
75.50%
#7parsley
54.74%
#8black pepper
40.54%
#9oregano
27.13%
#10clove
20.31%
Fastest Falling spices and herbs Ingredients
#1garlic pepper
73.9%
#2masa
56.5%
#3kosher salt
56.5%
#4chili oil
44.07%
#5cumin
34.75%
grains Trends Highlights the most popular grains ingredients with italian basil, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top grains Ingredients
#1pasta
58.41%
#2spaghetti
11.6%
#3noodles
5.64%
#4gnocchi
4.73%
#5penne
4.15%
#6rice
3.89%
#7linguine
3.5%
#8rigatoni
2.71%
#9fettuccine
2.04%
#10penne pasta
1.76%
Fastest Rising grains Ingredients
#1barley
#2rotini pasta
#3wild rice
#4vermicelli noodles
#5rotini
#6rigatoni
86.43%
#7rice
33.28%
#8grits
30.50%
#9mustard seeds
30.50%
#10linguine
27.47%
Fastest Falling grains Ingredients
#1oatmeal
56.5%
#2vermicelli
34.75%
#3jasmine rice
34.75%
#4fettuccine
27.5%
#5gnocchi
3.25%
bakery and desserts Trends Highlights the most popular bakery and desserts ingredients with italian basil, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top bakery and desserts Ingredients
#1bread
25.32%
#2crust
14.25%
#3toast
12.68%
#4roll
7.82%
#5pie
7.38%
#6sweetener
7.03%
#7flour
5.49%
#8caramel
5.33%
#9sugar
4.52%
#10cake
4.45%
Fastest Rising bakery and desserts Ingredients
#1semolina
#2sorbet
#3white bread
#4cornmeal
#5rustic bread
#6roll
78.24%
#7sugar
41.08%
#8sweetener
30.50%
#9crust
26.38%
#10cake
24.29%
Fastest Falling bakery and desserts Ingredients
#1chocolate mousse
67.37%
#2buns
59.85%
#3brioche buns
56.5%
#4muffins
56.5%
#5tart
51.06%
alcohol Trends Highlights the most popular alcohol ingredients with italian basil, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top alcohol Ingredients
#1wine
30.35%
#2beer
17.47%
#3cocktail
13.29%
#4ale
9.6%
#5white wine
7.05%
#6red wine
6.85%
#7vodka
5.79%
#8margarita
3.07%
#9rose
1.81%
#10prosecco
1.7%
Fastest Rising alcohol Ingredients
#1riesling
#2stout
#3cognac
#4pilsner
#5port wine
#6rose
#7white wine
68.88%
#8wine
52.56%
#9red wine
47.23%
#10vodka
34.23%
Fastest Falling alcohol Ingredients
#1sangria
73.9%
#2simple syrup
56.5%
#3shrimp cocktail
56.5%
#4guinness
34.75%
#5blue moon
34.75%
fruits Trends Highlights the most popular fruits ingredients with italian basil, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top fruits Ingredients
#1lemon
25.13%
#2cherries
21.58%
#3pineapple
7.89%
#4berries
7.67%
#5grapes
6.91%
#6orange
5.01%
#7plums
4.52%
#8apple
4.28%
#9bananas
3.97%
#10dates
3.73%
Fastest Rising fruits Ingredients
#1currants
#2mandarin
#3mandarin oranges
#4mango
#5blackberries
#6plums
84.88%
#7berries
60.62%
#8orange
46.81%
#9apple
41.38%
#10lemon
21.87%
Fastest Falling fruits Ingredients
#1figs
39.1%
#2black cherries
34.75%
#3dried cranberries
34.75%
#4peaches
6.79%
#5grapes
6.79%
seafood Trends Highlights the most popular seafood ingredients with italian basil, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top seafood Ingredients
#1prawns
17.62%
#2shrimp
17.62%
#3fish
16.97%
#4anchovy
8.89%
#5clam
8.11%
#6salmon
6.55%
#7scallops
5.08%
#8mussels
4.4%
#9calamari
4.4%
#10tuna
3.87%
Fastest Rising seafood Ingredients
#1ahi tuna
#2tilapia
#3baby clams
#4ceviche
#5diver scallops
#6mussels
#7scallops
67.79%
#8prawns
47.23%
#9shrimp
47.23%
#10tuna
30.50%
Fastest Falling seafood Ingredients
#1smoked salmon
64.41%
#2lobster tails
60.85%
#3lobster meat
34.75%
#4swordfish
34.75%
#5squid
34.75%
beverages Trends Highlights the most popular beverages ingredients with italian basil, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top beverages Ingredients
#1water
26.09%
#2coffee
19.91%
#3juice
19.49%
#4fruit juice
11.43%
#5latte
8.78%
#6espresso
3.06%
#7tea
2.83%
#8cider
1.94%
#9soda
1.77%
#10apple cider
1.53%
Fastest Rising beverages Ingredients
#1aperol spritz
#2cappuccino
#3smoothie
#4americano
#5tonic
#6soda
#7espresso
#8tea
74.00%
#9cider
45.00%
#10apple cider
30.50%
Fastest Falling beverages Ingredients
#1tomato juice
34.75%
#2green tea
34.75%
#3latte
32.77%
#4fruit juice
15.56%
#5coffee
9.65%
nuts and seeds Trends Highlights the most popular nuts and seeds ingredients with italian basil, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top nuts and seeds Ingredients
#1pine nuts
22.71%
#2almonds
18.6%
#3walnuts
11.51%
#4cashews
10.71%
#5pistachios
9.34%
#6coconut
9.02%
#7pecans
6.12%
#8hazelnuts
4.03%
#9pumpkin seeds
2.33%
#10candied pecans
2.09%
Fastest Rising nuts and seeds Ingredients
#1pepitas
#2cashew nuts
#3pecans
#4chestnuts
#5hazelnuts
#6candied pecans
#7pistachios
74.00%
#8cashews
63.13%
#9walnuts
20.46%
#10almonds
17.87%
Fastest Falling nuts and seeds Ingredients
#1macadamias
56.5%
#2pumpkin seeds
44.07%
#3pine nuts
9.22%
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 italian basil over time
Dec '18Jan '19Feb '19Mar '19Apr '19May '19Jun '19Jul '19Aug '19Sep '19Oct '19Nov '19Dec '1901.252.53.7556.257.58.751011.25
  • vegetarian
  • vegan
  • gluten free
  • plant based
Top Motivators The leading reasons consumers choose italian basil compared to all other dishes
fitness
4.43%
comfort
3.24%
clean eating
2.87%
Restaurant Analysis A look at the most popular italian basil dishes served in restaurants, their price points, and popularity
italian basil Pricing Analysis Average price of italian basil across the variously priced restaurants, from cheapest to most expensive
$14.62$11.64$15.35$13.87$10.67AVG$$$$$$$$$$
Restaurant Penetration Percentage of restaurants that serve italian basil
3.11%
Cuisine Penetration The most popular restaurant cuisine to feature italian basil
italian restaurant
91%
Menu Items How many total instances of italian basil found in restaurants across the country
15,305
Dish Count Per Menu The average number of italian basil variations on a restaurant's menu
1.8
Most Popular italian basil Dishes The most notable variations of italian basil served across the country