lemon Trends

Highlights

Top 4 restaurant dishesSee More Most popular lemon dishes in restaurants
Top rising variationsSee More The fastest rising ingredients, flavors, drinks etc with lemon
#1cherries
#2crab legs
#3chicken wings
#4gin
78.86%
#5sausage
77.80%
#6vodka
60.41%
#7cream butter
58.99%
#8arugula
42.79%
#9caramel
36.84%
#10donuts
30.99%
Restaurants Percentage of restaurants that serve lemon

14.86%

22,724 of 152,871 Restaurants
Online Recipes Percentage of all online lemon recipes

2.22%

31,783 of 1,431,592 Recipes

Overview

lemon Growth Over Time How lemon has risen or fallen in popularity over the past year
Nov '17Dec '17Jan '18Feb '18Mar '18Apr '18May '18Jun '18Jul '18Aug '18Sep '18Oct '18Nov '1800.250.50.7511.25
Year Over Year LEMON growth or decline vs one year ago
10.97%
Yearly Eating Frequency Average yearly consumption of lemon per consumer
2.32
Share of Plate The percentage of the average American diet that lemon represents
Eat in vs Eat out The popularity of lemon at home vs at restaurants. The dashed black line represents the breakdown of the industry average
  • Eat In
  • Market Avg.
  • Eat Out
Restaurants Percentage of restaurants that serve lemon

14.86%

22,724 of 152,871 Restaurants
Online Recipes Percentage of all online lemon recipes

2.22%

31,783 of 1,431,592 Recipes

Innovation Analysis

The most popular ingredients, flavors, and variations for lemon, as well as the food and beverage combinations trending and fading over the past year

bakery and desserts Trends Highlights the most popular bakery and desserts ingredients with lemon, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top bakery and desserts Ingredients
#1cake
30.09%
#2pastry
17.48%
#3pie
8.1%
#4sugar
6.91%
#5cheesecake
6.69%
#6meringue
5.5%
#7tart
5.29%
#8bread
5.21%
#9toast
3.52%
#10cookies
2.68%
#11cupcakes
2.61%
#12caramel
2.11%
#13donuts
2.11%
#14candy
1.55%
#15croissants
0.14%
Fastest Rising bakery and desserts Ingredients
#1croissants
#2caramel
36.84%
#3donuts
30.99%
#4cupcakes
8.28%
Fastest Falling bakery and desserts Ingredients
#1candy
26.62%
#2pie
24.8%
#3sugar
22.3%
#4meringue
21.53%
#5pastry
21%
#6cheesecake
17.57%
#7bread
15.98%
#8tart
14.2%
#9cake
14.16%
#10cookies
13.69%
#11toast
12.92%
spices and herbs Trends Highlights the most popular spices and herbs ingredients with lemon, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top spices and herbs Ingredients
#1chocolate
22.15%
#2garlic
19.89%
#3ginger
11.22%
#4mint
7.92%
#5parsley
5.28%
#6vanilla
5%
#7cilantro
3.96%
#8salt
3.96%
#9rosemary
3.68%
#10matcha
2.92%
#11turmeric
2.83%
#12dill
2.83%
#13thyme
2.73%
#14lavender
2.64%
#15pepper
2.17%
#16sumac
0.57%
#17pumpkin spice
0.28%
Fastest Rising spices and herbs Ingredients
#1pumpkin spice
#2sumac
87.52%
#3lavender
81.70%
#4turmeric
34.53%
#5cilantro
27.19%
#6rosemary
6.12%
#7matcha
3.40%
Fastest Falling spices and herbs Ingredients
#1dill
47.17%
#2salt
33.61%
#3mint
30.67%
#4thyme
27.98%
#5pepper
26.62%
#6garlic
17.23%
#7ginger
14.96%
#8parsley
9.69%
#9vanilla
3.75%
#10chocolate
1.27%
perishables and prepared Trends Highlights the most popular perishables and prepared ingredients with lemon, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top perishables and prepared Ingredients
#1salad
54.84%
#2ice cream
19.13%
#3eggs
4.72%
#4ice
4.36%
#5risotto
4.24%
#6curry
3.39%
#7tofu
3.27%
#8chicken wings
3.15%
#9guacamole
2.91%
Fastest Rising perishables and prepared Ingredients
#1chicken wings
#2tofu
14.39%
#3guacamole
6.27%
Fastest Falling perishables and prepared Ingredients
#1risotto
24.05%
#2ice
23.63%
#3salad
17.05%
#4ice cream
11.09%
#5curry
2.99%
#6eggs
1.61%
seafood Trends Highlights the most popular seafood ingredients with lemon, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top seafood Ingredients
#1fish
43.32%
#2salmon
38.74%
#3tuna
6.94%
#4calamari
4.19%
#5cod
3.01%
#6mussels
2.88%
#7crab legs
0.92%
Fastest Rising seafood Ingredients
#1crab legs
#2mussels
21.60%
Fastest Falling seafood Ingredients
#1tuna
32.74%
#2cod
32.27%
#3fish
27.37%
#4calamari
18.64%
#5salmon
9.15%
meat Trends Highlights the most popular meat ingredients with lemon, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top meat Ingredients
#1chicken
55.54%
#2steak
10.66%
#3bacon
7.85%
#4beef
7.15%
#5pork
7.01%
#6lamb
5.33%
#7turkey
3.37%
#8sausage
2.52%
#9pork chops
0.56%
Fastest Rising meat Ingredients
#1sausage
77.80%
#2pork chops
74.98%
#3turkey
8.23%
#4pork
2.17%
Fastest Falling meat Ingredients
#1bacon
26.62%
#2chicken
14.43%
#3lamb
13.52%
#4beef
13.28%
#5steak
5.16%
vegetables Trends Highlights the most popular vegetables ingredients with lemon, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top vegetables Ingredients
#1greens
12.05%
#2kale
11.81%
#3spinach
10.74%
#4asparagus
10.62%
#5tomatoes
8.47%
#6basil
7.76%
#7broccoli
6.56%
#8potatoes
5.25%
#9zucchini
5.01%
#10cauliflower
4.77%
#11arugula
4.18%
#12onion
3.82%
#13lettuce
2.63%
#14cabbage
2.27%
#15soy free
1.31%
#16cannabis
0.95%
#17broccolini
0.84%
#18brussels sprouts
0.6%
#19lentils
0.36%
Fastest Rising vegetables Ingredients
#1cannabis
#2broccolini
#3brussels sprouts
#4soy free
63.69%
#5arugula
42.79%
#6broccoli
30.81%
#7cauliflower
9.49%
Fastest Falling vegetables Ingredients
#1lettuce
39.96%
#2cabbage
37.74%
#3onion
32.57%
#4zucchini
31.86%
#5lentils
30.81%
#6tomatoes
29.4%
#7spinach
25.19%
#8greens
23.48%
#9kale
19.95%
#10potatoes
16.3%
#11basil
10.49%
#12asparagus
7.31%
beverages Trends Highlights the most popular beverages ingredients with lemon, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top beverages Ingredients
#1tea
24.49%
#2coffee
23.65%
#3juice
22.97%
#4smoothie
12.67%
#5water
11.99%
#6green tea
4.22%
Fastest Falling beverages Ingredients
#1smoothie
31.62%
#2juice
27.83%
#3water
21.33%
#4green tea
14.68%
#5coffee
7.48%
#6tea
2.37%
grains Trends Highlights the most popular grains ingredients with lemon, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top grains Ingredients
#1pasta
55.28%
#2rice
22.36%
#3quinoa
11.99%
#4spaghetti
6.1%
#5couscous
4.27%
Fastest Rising grains Ingredients
#1pasta
7.67%
Fastest Falling grains Ingredients
#1couscous
63.31%
#2rice
34.5%
#3quinoa
25.15%
#4spaghetti
5.85%
dairy Trends Highlights the most popular dairy ingredients with lemon, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top dairy Ingredients
#1cheese
29.8%
#2butter
19.39%
#3cream
10.2%
#4parmesan
8.37%
#5ricotta
7.14%
#6feta
6.12%
#7yogurt
5.92%
#8cream butter
5.1%
#9cream cheese
4.29%
#10greek yogurt
2.24%
#11vegan cheese
1.43%
Fastest Rising dairy Ingredients
#1vegan cheese
#2greek yogurt
83.45%
#3cream butter
58.99%
#4cream cheese
21.36%
#5cheese
0.45%
Fastest Falling dairy Ingredients
#1feta
35.79%
#2ricotta
27.8%
#3cream
21.19%
#4parmesan
19.39%
#5butter
5.79%
#6yogurt
2.77%
condiments Trends Highlights the most popular condiments ingredients with lemon, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top condiments Ingredients
#1olive oil
21.52%
#2honey
16.03%
#3homestyle sauce
14.35%
#4hummus
14.14%
#5pesto
8.86%
#6tahini
5.91%
#7olives
3.8%
#8salsa
3.8%
#9jam
3.59%
#10aioli
3.38%
#11nutella
2.74%
#12harissa
1.05%
#13capers
0.84%
Fastest Rising condiments Ingredients
#1harissa
#2tahini
20.98%
#3homestyle sauce
16.24%
#4pesto
13.00%
#5hummus
6.27%
#6jam
5.67%
Fastest Falling condiments Ingredients
#1nutella
43.89%
#2salsa
38.21%
#3capers
36.92%
#4olives
34.05%
#5olive oil
33.55%
#6aioli
8.28%
#7honey
5.35%
alcohol Trends Highlights the most popular alcohol ingredients with lemon, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top alcohol Ingredients
#1wine
27.46%
#2cocktail
20.9%
#3gin
9.22%
#4vodka
6.76%
#5white wine
5.53%
#6whiskey
4.3%
#7liquor
4.1%
#8bourbon
4.1%
#9rose
3.89%
#10tequila
3.69%
#11champagne
3.48%
#12rum
2.87%
#13red wine
2.46%
#14beer
1.23%
Fastest Rising alcohol Ingredients
#1beer
#2liquor
#3gin
78.86%
#4champagne
60.52%
#5vodka
60.41%
#6tequila
46.76%
#7bourbon
26.12%
#8cocktail
23.77%
#9whiskey
16.45%
Fastest Falling alcohol Ingredients
#1rose
44.97%
#2red wine
32.06%
#3white wine
18.15%
#4rum
8.28%
#5wine
5.99%
fruits Trends Highlights the most popular fruits ingredients with lemon, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top fruits Ingredients
#1citrus
35.5%
#2blueberries
17.56%
#3pineapple
14.5%
#4strawberries
13.74%
#5watermelon
9.16%
#6grapefruit
7.63%
#7cherries
1.91%
Fastest Rising fruits Ingredients
#1cherries
#2grapefruit
3.74%
#3pineapple
1.10%
Fastest Falling fruits Ingredients
#1watermelon
39.72%
#2strawberries
18.25%
#3blueberries
1.24%
#4citrus
0.65%
nuts and seeds Trends Highlights the most popular nuts and seeds ingredients with lemon, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top nuts and seeds Ingredients
#1coconut
Fastest Falling nuts and seeds Ingredients
#1coconut
0.1%

Diets & Traits

Why people choose this dish, and how it performed in various popular diets over the past year

Top Motivators The leading reasons consumers choose lemon compared to all other dishes
fitness
21.72%
weight loss
4.14%
clean eating
4.12%
Diets Over Time The dietary references with lemon over time
Dec '17Jan '18Feb '18Mar '18Apr '18May '18Jun '18Jul '18Aug '18Sep '18Oct '18Nov '1801.252.53.7556.257.58.751011.2512.513.75
  • Vegan
  • Vegetarian
  • Clean Eating
  • Gluten Free

Restaurant Analysis

A look at the most popular lemon dishes served in restaurants, their price points, and popularity

Restaurant Penetration Percentage of restaurants that serve lemon

14.86%

Cuisine Penetration The most popular restaurant cuisine to feature lemon

coffee shop

15%
lemon Pricing Analysis Average price of lemon across the variously priced restaurants, from cheapest to most expensive
$11.54$9.56$11.8$13.85$14.43AVG$$$$$$$$$$
Most Popular lemon Dishes The most notable variations of lemon served across the country
DISH NAMERESTAURANTCITYSTATE
#1 Lemon Ricotta Hotcakes Sunnyside Café & EateryHobokenNew Jersey
#2 Lemon Pepper Chicken Dinner BAILEY'S BEST CAFEBuffaloNew York
#3 Meyer Lemon French Toast Kitchen StorySan FranciscoCalifornia
#4 Lemon Ricotta Pancakes Cafeteria RestaurantNew YorkNew York
#5 Lemon Curd The Crepe ShopChicagoIllinois
#6 Meyer Lemon Panna Cotta PassionfishPacific GroveCalifornia
#7 Avocado Toast Preserved Lemon Sesame BantamWestsideCalifornia
#8 Lemon Lilly Jane's Cupcakes - EagleEagleIdaho
#9 Lemon Curd Ricotta The Crumpet ShopSeattleWashington
#10 Oz Filet Mignon Perrys Pork Chop Grilled Salmon Lemon Dill Butter Chicken Parmesan Perry's Steakhouse & GrilleBirminghamAlabama
Menu Items How many total instances of lemon found in restaurants across the country
44,635
Dish Count Per Menu The average number of lemon variations on a restaurant's menu
1.96

Home Cooking

Highlighting the leading online lemon recipes and their penetration

Recipe Count How many online recipes exist for lemon
31,783
Used As Ingredient How many online recipes use lemon as an ingredient
28,825
Top Online Recipes The most notable variations of lemon recipes found online, and how they have performed over the past year
#1

Lemon Rosemary Gin Fizz from The Travel Bite

#2

Frozen Lemon Dreams from Our Handcrafted Life

#3

Easy Lemon Butter Fish in 15 Minutes from Chew Out Loud

#4

Mediterranean Baked Cod Recipe with Lemon and Garlic from The Mediterranean Dish

#5

Keto Lemon Mug Cake from Health, Home, & Happiness

#6

Lemon Garlic Butter Shrimp with Asparagus from With Peanut Butter on Top

#7

Fluffy Lemon Rosemary Layer Cake with Lemon Cream Cheese Frosting from Baker Bettie

#8

Chilean Sea Bass with Lemon Parmesan Cream Sauce from Dude That Cookz

#9

Lemon-Cream Cheese Crescent Danish from Pillsbury.com

#10

Easy Lemon Garlic Herb Crusted Baked Whole 30 Salmon from My Natural Family - Paleo Recipes