lime Trends

Highlights

Top 4 restaurant dishesSee More Most popular lime dishes in restaurants
Top rising variationsSee More The fastest rising ingredients, flavors, drinks etc with lime
#1matcha
#2salsa verde
76.34%
#3rice noodles
76.34%
#4chicken wings
74.33%
#5grapefruit
74.33%
#6whipped cream
73.58%
#7cumin
68.99%
#8passion fruit
56.30%
#9salt
45.48%
#10tequila
43.27%
Restaurants Percentage of restaurants that serve lime

7.77%

11,872 of 152,871 Restaurants
Online Recipes Percentage of all online lime recipes

1%

14,348 of 1,431,592 Recipes

Overview

lime Growth Over Time How lime has risen or fallen in popularity over the past year
Nov '17Dec '17Jan '18Feb '18Mar '18Apr '18May '18Jun '18Jul '18Aug '18Sep '18Oct '18Nov '1800.10.20.30.40.50.60.7
Year Over Year LIME growth or decline vs one year ago
23.5%
Yearly Eating Frequency Average yearly consumption of lime per consumer
1.88
Share of Plate The percentage of the average American diet that lime represents
Eat in vs Eat out The popularity of lime 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 lime

7.77%

11,872 of 152,871 Restaurants
Online Recipes Percentage of all online lime recipes

1%

14,348 of 1,431,592 Recipes

Innovation Analysis

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

perishables and prepared Trends Highlights the most popular perishables and prepared ingredients with lime, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top perishables and prepared Ingredients
#1salad
34.27%
#2tacos
15.32%
#3guacamole
13.95%
#4ice cream
10.97%
#5curry
7.18%
#6tofu
4.35%
#7eggs
3.55%
#8ice
3.06%
#9stir fry
2.18%
#10chicken wings
1.85%
#11hamburger
1.69%
#12tostadas
0.73%
#13fish tacos
0.56%
#14nachos
0.32%
Fastest Rising perishables and prepared Ingredients
#1chicken wings
74.33%
#2fish tacos
74.02%
#3tostadas
63.37%
#4hamburger
16.12%
#5eggs
13.98%
#6tacos
13.75%
Fastest Falling perishables and prepared Ingredients
#1tofu
50.41%
#2salad
28.7%
#3nachos
14.21%
#4curry
13.15%
#5guacamole
12.62%
#6stir fry
11.83%
#7ice
4.48%
#8ice cream
2.81%
spices and herbs Trends Highlights the most popular spices and herbs ingredients with lime, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top spices and herbs Ingredients
#1cilantro
33.33%
#2garlic
12.19%
#3chocolate
11.38%
#4mint
10.93%
#5ginger
10.48%
#6salt
5.65%
#7chipotle
4.84%
#8pepper
4.66%
#9coriander
3.05%
#10matcha
1.79%
#11cumin
1.7%
Fastest Rising spices and herbs Ingredients
#1matcha
#2cumin
68.99%
#3salt
45.48%
Fastest Falling spices and herbs Ingredients
#1coriander
57.75%
#2chipotle
35.61%
#3pepper
30.65%
#4garlic
28.74%
#5mint
24.29%
#6ginger
20.65%
#7chocolate
20.22%
#8cilantro
6.28%
alcohol Trends Highlights the most popular alcohol ingredients with lime, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top alcohol Ingredients
#1cocktail
23.91%
#2tequila
17.59%
#3margarita
15.12%
#4wine
11.46%
#5rum
7.61%
#6vodka
7.41%
#7gin
7.11%
#8liquor
5.63%
#9whiskey
2.47%
#10bourbon
1.68%
Fastest Rising alcohol Ingredients
#1bourbon
#2whiskey
71.93%
#3vodka
70.04%
#4gin
51.15%
#5tequila
43.27%
#6cocktail
39.09%
#7rum
37.34%
#8liquor
21.23%
#9wine
15.22%
#10margarita
14.51%
meat Trends Highlights the most popular meat ingredients with lime, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top meat Ingredients
#1chicken
45.89%
#2beef
15.07%
#3steak
13.93%
#4pork
13.13%
#5bacon
6.39%
#6chorizo
2.85%
#7turkey
2.74%
Fastest Rising meat Ingredients
#1chorizo
1.13%
Fastest Falling meat Ingredients
#1bacon
25.46%
#2chicken
19.54%
#3steak
17.86%
#4turkey
8.16%
#5beef
3.3%
#6pork
0.36%
bakery and desserts Trends Highlights the most popular bakery and desserts ingredients with lime, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top bakery and desserts Ingredients
#1cake
21.35%
#2pie
19.86%
#3pastry
17.57%
#4cheesecake
10.68%
#5sugar
6.89%
#6tart
5.41%
#7toast
5.41%
#8bread
4.86%
#9tortillas
4.05%
#10meringue
3.51%
#11whipped cream
0.41%
Fastest Rising bakery and desserts Ingredients
#1whipped cream
73.58%
#2meringue
16.99%
#3tortillas
10.86%
Fastest Falling bakery and desserts Ingredients
#1cheesecake
28.17%
#2bread
27.86%
#3cake
22.66%
#4sugar
12.48%
#5pie
9.41%
#6pastry
7.42%
#7toast
5.9%
#8tart
5.22%
vegetables Trends Highlights the most popular vegetables ingredients with lime, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top vegetables Ingredients
#1corn
19.97%
#2greens
10.73%
#3spinach
9.84%
#4onion
8.64%
#5kale
8.49%
#6basil
7.9%
#7chilli
7%
#8cauliflower
6.11%
#9cabbage
5.51%
#10broccoli
5.22%
#11asparagus
4.02%
#12carrots
3.58%
#13butternut squash
1.49%
#14scallions
0.75%
#15beans
0.6%
#16tomatoes
0.15%
Fastest Rising vegetables Ingredients
#1butternut squash
#2scallions
#3asparagus
27.84%
#4cauliflower
25.95%
#5basil
14.01%
Fastest Falling vegetables Ingredients
#1chilli
54.22%
#2tomatoes
44.89%
#3kale
42.89%
#4carrots
39.48%
#5beans
36.32%
#6onion
29.26%
#7spinach
24.26%
#8cabbage
20.26%
#9corn
14.98%
#10broccoli
13.75%
#11greens
2.46%
seafood Trends Highlights the most popular seafood ingredients with lime, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top seafood Ingredients
#1fish
51.11%
#2salmon
33.89%
#3tuna
11.3%
#4cod
3.7%
Fastest Falling seafood Ingredients
#1tuna
41.06%
#2cod
26.91%
#3fish
19.29%
#4salmon
10.26%
condiments Trends Highlights the most popular condiments ingredients with lime, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top condiments Ingredients
#1salsa
34.17%
#2homestyle sauce
11.32%
#3honey
9.6%
#4hot sauce
8.83%
#5pico de gallo
8.45%
#6sriracha
7.29%
#7olive oil
7.29%
#8hummus
5.37%
#9fish sauce
4.03%
#10salsa verde
3.65%
Fastest Rising condiments Ingredients
#1salsa verde
76.34%
Fastest Falling condiments Ingredients
#1pico de gallo
41.75%
#2olive oil
41.02%
#3honey
33.87%
#4fish sauce
30.57%
#5hot sauce
18.31%
#6sriracha
16.24%
#7hummus
7.42%
#8homestyle sauce
4.84%
#9salsa
0.81%
beverages Trends Highlights the most popular beverages ingredients with lime, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top beverages Ingredients
#1juice
28.19%
#2smoothie
20.48%
#3coffee
17.55%
#4tea
12.5%
#5water
11.44%
#6lemonade
9.84%
Fastest Rising beverages Ingredients
#1coffee
30.12%
#2lemonade
19.85%
Fastest Falling beverages Ingredients
#1smoothie
53.8%
#2water
40.27%
#3tea
37.65%
#4juice
4.27%
grains Trends Highlights the most popular grains ingredients with lime, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top grains Ingredients
#1rice
53.64%
#2pasta
26.24%
#3quinoa
18.95%
#4rice noodles
1.17%
Fastest Rising grains Ingredients
#1rice noodles
76.34%
#2pasta
0.87%
Fastest Falling grains Ingredients
#1quinoa
50.98%
#2rice
26.48%
dairy Trends Highlights the most popular dairy ingredients with lime, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top dairy Ingredients
#1cheese
57.92%
#2coconut milk
11.97%
#3sour cream
10.81%
#4butter
10.42%
#5yogurt
8.88%
Fastest Rising dairy Ingredients
#1sour cream
3.50%
Fastest Falling dairy Ingredients
#1coconut milk
38.77%
#2cheese
20.07%
#3butter
15.84%
#4yogurt
7.42%
fruits Trends Highlights the most popular fruits ingredients with lime, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top fruits Ingredients
#1citrus
37.61%
#2watermelon
28.21%
#3grapefruit
12.39%
#4passion fruit
11.97%
#5strawberries
9.83%
Fastest Rising fruits Ingredients
#1grapefruit
74.33%
#2passion fruit
56.30%
#3watermelon
0.93%
Fastest Falling fruits Ingredients
#1citrus
23.33%
#2strawberries
5.12%
nuts and seeds Trends Highlights the most popular nuts and seeds ingredients with lime, 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
2.28%

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 lime compared to all other dishes
fitness
21.72%
weight loss
4.69%
clean eating
4.03%
Diets Over Time The dietary references with lime over time
Dec '17Jan '18Feb '18Mar '18Apr '18May '18Jun '18Jul '18Aug '18Sep '18Oct '18Nov '1801.252.53.7556.257.58.751011.2512.513.7515
  • Vegan
  • Vegetarian
  • Clean Eating
  • Gluten Free

Restaurant Analysis

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

Restaurant Penetration Percentage of restaurants that serve lime

7.77%

Cuisine Penetration The most popular restaurant cuisine to feature lime

american restaurant

19%
lime Pricing Analysis Average price of lime across the variously priced restaurants, from cheapest to most expensive
$9.51$7.58$9.87$10.12$9.7AVG$$$$$$$$$$
Most Popular lime Dishes The most notable variations of lime served across the country
DISH NAMERESTAURANTCITYSTATE
#1 Florida Key Lime Pie Billy's Stone Crab HollywoodHollywoodFlorida
#2 Cilantro Lime Salad Cilantro Lime RestaurantLos AngelesCalifornia
#3 Chipotle Lime Roasted Chicken Gallery 3 KitchenEl PasoTexas
#4 Spicy Avocado Lime B.GOODBostonMassachusetts
#5 Chipotle Lime Cauliflower Tacos Breakfast Second natureSan DiegoCalifornia
#6 Cilantro Lime Rice Mercado Santa MonicaSanta MonicaCalifornia
#7 Hook Lime Salad Hook & LimeOmahaNebraska
#8 Key Lime Tart Tartes Fine Tarts and PastriesPhiladelphiaPennsylvania
#9 Crispy Sriracha Lime Tofu Bites House of Leaf & BeanJacksonvilleFlorida
#10 Cup Key Lime Pie Ice Cream Roll MR.Cool Ice Cream-MiamiMiamiFlorida
Menu Items How many total instances of lime found in restaurants across the country
20,393
Dish Count Per Menu The average number of lime variations on a restaurant's menu
1.72

Home Cooking

Highlighting the leading online lime recipes and their penetration

Recipe Count How many online recipes exist for lime
14,348
Used As Ingredient How many online recipes use lime as an ingredient
11,900
Top Online Recipes The most notable variations of lime recipes found online, and how they have performed over the past year
#1

Spicy Chicken and Avocado tacos with Creamy Cilantro Lime Sauce from gimmedelicious.com

#2

Key Lime Pie Cheesecake Dip from The Salty Marshmallow

#3

Watermelon Lime Ice from Eat the Gains

#4

Whole30 Dinner Tacos With Mango Lime Salsa from Paleo Gluten Free Eats

#5

Slow Cooker Cilantro Lime Chicken Tacos from Belle of the Kitchen

#6

Healthy Creamy Avocado Cilantro Lime Dressing from gimmedelicious.com

#7

Easy Fish Tacos with Lime Crema from Ahead of Thyme

#8

Chipotle Lime Shrimp Bowls from Life Made Keto

#9

Cilantro Lime Shrimp and Avocado Salad from With Peanut Butter on Top

#10

Poached Salmon in Coconut Lime Sauce from RecipeTin Eats

#11

Key Lime Pie Cheesecake Dip from The Salty Marshmallow