Food & Beverage Industry Trends Highlights

King Cake popularity has changed by 94.7% over the past year. On average, King Cake is consumed 1.46 times every year. Market adoption for King Cake in restaurants is 0.08% and it is on 0.01% of recipes.

King Cake plating ideas from top restaurants

Most popular King Cake dishes in restaurants. March 2021 data
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Willa Jean (New Orleans, Louisiana)
Burney's Sweets & More Of Raleigh (Raleigh, North Carolina)
Cake Cafe & Bakery (New Orleans, Louisiana)
Bywater Bakery (New Orleans, Louisiana)

Fastest rising King Cake pairings

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

King Cake Growth Over Time

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

    King Cake consumption yearly growth rate
    94.7%
  • Annual Consumption Frequency

    King Cake is consumed 1.46 times on average every year
    1.46
  • The percentage of the average American diet that King Cake represents. March 2021 data

    Market Adoption

  • The popularity of King Cake 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 King Cake

    Popularity in Restaurants

    0.08%
    493 of 597,012 Restaurants
  • 0.01% of recipes have King Cake

    Popularity in Recipes

    0.01%
    399 of 4,598,338 Recipes

Product & Culinary Innovation Analysis

The upcoming food industry trends for King Cake. March 2021 data

Most Popular desserts Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular desserts ingredients with King Cake, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. March 2021 data
Top desserts Ingredients and Pairings
#1king cake
50.63%
#2cake
40.66%
#3donuts
1.55%
#4biscuits
1.31%
#5praline
1.23%
Trending Ingredients and Pairings
#1oreo cookies
#2cream pie
#3chocolate cookies
#4soft serve
#5puff pastry
Declining Ingredients and Pairings
#1rum cake
84.07%
#2pancake
80.82%
#3butter cake
70.01%
#4lemon curd
66.02%
#5sorbet
57.52%

Most Popular food Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular food ingredients with King Cake, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. March 2021 data
Top food Ingredients and Pairings
#1pastry
44.99%
#2bread
22.87%
#3beignet
9.09%
#4brioche
4.33%
#5brioche bread
4.33%
Trending Ingredients and Pairings
#1focaccia bread
#2french toast sticks
#3zeppole
#4fried steak
#5pot sticker
Declining Ingredients and Pairings
#1ribs
81.12%
#2banh mi
68.14%
#3slaw
63.59%
#4pork chop
60.79%
#5poke
57.52%

Most Popular dairy Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular dairy ingredients with King Cake, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. March 2021 data
Top dairy Ingredients and Pairings
#1cream
34.62%
#2cheese
26.61%
#3cream cheese
21.57%
#4butter
8.22%
#5milk
3.73%
Trending Ingredients and Pairings
#1manchego
#2salted butter
#3greek feta
#4vanilla yogurt
#5cotija cheese
Declining Ingredients and Pairings
#1half and half
66.02%
#2condensed milk
49.03%
#3greek yogurt
27.18%
#4buttermilk
20.71%
#5jack cheese
19.51%

Most Popular bakery Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular bakery ingredients with King Cake, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. March 2021 data
Top bakery Ingredients and Pairings
#1sugar
42.27%
#2chocolate
33.03%
#3brown sugar
4.37%
#4flour
3.61%
#5chocolate chips
3.53%
Trending Ingredients and Pairings
#1lard
#2milk chocolate
#3mexican chocolate
#4stevia
#5breadcrumbs

Most Popular fruits Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular fruits ingredients with King Cake, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. March 2021 data
Top fruits Ingredients and Pairings
#1berries
30.88%
#2strawberries
16.58%
#3lemon
9.15%
#4apple
7.76%
#5blueberries
7.6%
Trending Ingredients and Pairings
#1soursop
#2freshly juiced lemon
#3banana chips
#4yuzu
#5lychees
Declining Ingredients and Pairings
#1passion fruit
69.11%
#2key lime
59.22%
#3kumquat
59.22%
#4apricots
49.03%
#5pineapple
32.33%

Most Popular spices and herbs Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular spices and herbs ingredients with King Cake, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. March 2021 data
Top spices and herbs Ingredients and Pairings
#1cinnamon
52.64%
#2vanilla
18.41%
#3pepper
4.92%
#4salt
4.74%
#5cinnamon sugar
4.38%
Trending Ingredients and Pairings
#1arabica
#2lemon basil
#3spice rub
#4thai basil
#5seasoned salt