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Top 4 restaurant dishes Most popular macaroni cheese dishes in restaurants See More

Macaroni Cheese

B&h Dairy Kosher Restaurant (Nyc, New York)

$9.00

Macaroni Cheese Pasta

Robke's Country Inn (Northport, New York)

$11.95

North Atlantic Lobster Macaroni Cheese Pasta

Fleming's Prime Steakhouse & Wine Bar-santa Clara (Santa Clara, California)

$21.00

Roasted Garlic Macaroni Cheese Pot Pie

Magpie Artisan Pies (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania)

$9.50

Top rising variations The fastest rising ingredients, flavors, drinks etc with macaroni cheese See More
Percentage of restaurants that serve macaroni cheese Restaurants

6.38%

12,040 of 188,757 Restaurants
Percentage of all online macaroni cheese recipes Online Recipes

0.2%

4,687 of 2,398,435 Recipes
Overview
macaroni cheese Growth Over Time How macaroni cheese has risen or fallen in popularity over the past year
Jul '18Aug '18Sep '18Oct '18Nov '18Dec '18Jan '19Feb '19Mar '19Apr '19May '19Jun '19Jul '19Aug '1900.010.020.030.040.050.060.070.08
Year Over Year
Macaroni Cheese growth or decline vs one year ago
19.33%
Yearly Eating Frequency
Average yearly consumption of macaroni cheese per consumer
1.4
The percentage of the average American diet that macaroni cheese represents Share of Plate
The popularity of macaroni cheese 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
Percentage of restaurants that serve macaroni cheese Restaurants

6.38%

12,040 of 188,757 Restaurants
Percentage of all online macaroni cheese recipes Online Recipes

0.2%

4,687 of 2,398,435 Recipes
Innovation Analysis
The most popular ingredients, flavors, and variations for macaroni cheese, as well as the food and beverage combinations trending and fading over the past year
grains Trends Highlights the most popular grains ingredients with macaroni cheese, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top grains Ingredients
#1pasta
40.65%
#2macaroni
40.62%
#3rice
2.79%
#4elbow macaroni
2.54%
#5elbow pasta
2.53%
#6elbow macaroni pasta
2.51%
#7pasta noodles
1.95%
#8noodles
1.95%
#9penne pasta
1.36%
#10penne
1.36%
Fastest Falling grains Ingredients
#1spaghetti
70.02%
#2basmati rice
64.88%
#3corn flakes
59.03%
#4grits
54.48%
#5penne
43.93%
food and beverages Trends Highlights the most popular food and beverages ingredients with macaroni cheese, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top food and beverages Ingredients
#1meat
22.93%
#2vegetables
22%
#3mac cheese
14.96%
#4fruit
7.96%
#5seafood
7.51%
#6fried chicken
5.26%
#7cheese burger
4.87%
#8grilled cheese
4.87%
#9fries
4.75%
#10burger
4.67%
Fastest Rising food and beverages Ingredients
#1poke
#2chicken marsala
#3gyro
#4diet dr pepper
#5wonton soup
#6cheese burger
72.74%
#7burger
71.85%
#8fried chicken
24.59%
#9fruit
16.13%
#10seafood
11.95%
Fastest Falling food and beverages Ingredients
#2grilled cheese
14.81%
dairy Trends Highlights the most popular dairy ingredients with macaroni cheese, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top dairy Ingredients
#1cheese
46.56%
#2cheese sauce
13.95%
#3cheddar
9.42%
#4mozzarella
4.83%
#5parmesan
4.76%
#6butter
4.76%
#7cream cheese
4.44%
#8cream
4.41%
#9vegan cheese
3.4%
#10corn cheese
3.21%
Fastest Rising dairy Ingredients
#1blueberry cream cheese
#2colby-jack
#3sharp provolone
#4soy cream
#5whey protein
#6cheese sauce
14.93%
#7parmesan
5.48%
#8cheddar
1.48%
Fastest Falling dairy Ingredients
#2corn cheese
26.25%
#3butter
21.82%
#4cream
20.62%
#5cream cheese
18.91%
condiments Trends Highlights the most popular condiments ingredients with macaroni cheese, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top condiments Ingredients
#1pasta sauce
23.3%
#2vegetable pasta sauce
18.31%
#3tomato sauce
8.55%
#4tomato pasta sauce
8.48%
#5hot sauce
6.94%
#6salad dressing
6.87%
#7spicy sauce
6.85%
#8pepper sauce
6.75%
#9pepper pasta sauce
6.73%
#10tomato meat sauce
6.32%
Fastest Rising condiments Ingredients
#1chipotle hot sauce
#2roux
#3lime juice
#4raspberry vinegar
#5tzatziki
#6vegetable pasta sauce
17.82%
#7pasta sauce
15.08%
#8salad dressing
10.99%
#9hot sauce
8.88%
#10spicy sauce
8.88%
Fastest Falling condiments Ingredients
#2tomato sauce
16.03%
#3tomato meat sauce
14.49%
#4tomato pasta sauce
13.89%
#5pepper sauce
6.2%
vegetables Trends Highlights the most popular vegetables ingredients with macaroni cheese, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top vegetables Ingredients
#1onion
14.72%
#2tomatoes
13.84%
#3potatoes
13.76%
#4greens
12.79%
#5beans
8.54%
#6mushrooms
7.38%
#7salad potatoes
6.74%
#8corn
5.95%
#9red onion
5.8%
#10salad greens
5.77%
Fastest Rising vegetables Ingredients
#1baby peas
#2spring onion greens
#3pinto beans
#4white asparagus
#5napa cabbage
#6onion
16.19%
#7red onion
7.27%
Fastest Falling vegetables Ingredients
#1iceburg lettuce
96.72%
#2baby sweet peppers
96.44%
#3red chili beans
96.28%
#4baby red potatoes
93.44%
#5coleslaw cabbage
93.17%
meat Trends Highlights the most popular meat ingredients with macaroni cheese, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top meat Ingredients
#1chicken
25.03%
#2bacon
15.27%
#3steak
13.74%
#4sausage
10.72%
#5pork
8.01%
#6beef
7.81%
#7turkey
4.65%
#8turkey meat
4.65%
#9hot dog
4.21%
#10chicken sausage
3.92%
Fastest Rising meat Ingredients
#1chuck
#2chuck steak
#3beef chuck
#4spam
#5marrow
#6chicken sausage
79.06%
#7sausage
42.60%
#8beef
10.11%
#9hot dog
9.26%
#10chicken
6.83%
Fastest Falling meat Ingredients
#4deli ham
91.81%
#5salami
81.09%
bakery and desserts Trends Highlights the most popular bakery and desserts ingredients with macaroni cheese, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top bakery and desserts Ingredients
#1bread
31.41%
#2potato bread
10.02%
#3corn bread
8.86%
#4garlic bread
8.65%
#5toast
7.81%
#6white bread
7.34%
#7cake
6.91%
#8soft serve
6.25%
#9frosting
6.12%
#10rolls
6.02%
Fastest Rising bakery and desserts Ingredients
#1crème brulee
#2croissants
#3sweetener
#4wedding cake
#5oatmeal raisin cookie
Fastest Falling bakery and desserts Ingredients
#2corn bread
67.04%
#3toast
51.08%
#4soft serve
47.73%
#5potato bread
40.15%
perishables and prepared Trends Highlights the most popular perishables and prepared ingredients with macaroni cheese, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top perishables and prepared Ingredients
#1salad
22.8%
#2chicken salad
11.49%
#3fruit salad
11.27%
#4eggs
9.07%
#5potato masher
6.46%
#6vegetable soup
5.92%
#7ice
5.77%
#8ice cream
5.46%
#9vanilla ice cream
3.94%
#10coleslaw
3.69%
Fastest Rising perishables and prepared Ingredients
#1cream of mushroom
54.78%
#2meatballs
54.78%
#3chicken salad
14.29%
#4fruit salad
11.53%
#5slaw
9.26%
#6salad
7.03%
Fastest Falling perishables and prepared Ingredients
#1black bean soup
86.34%
#2garlic tomato soup
79.51%
#3carrot chips
78.15%
#4curry
77.94%
#5nachos
74.79%
spices and herbs Trends Highlights the most popular spices and herbs ingredients with macaroni cheese, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top spices and herbs Ingredients
#1pepper
20.64%
#2garlic
18.09%
#3garlic pepper
9.02%
#4hot pepper
8.75%
#5white pepper
6.71%
#6chocolate
6.47%
#7salt
6%
#8cheese salt
6%
#9vanilla
5.2%
#10black pepper
4.07%
Fastest Rising spices and herbs Ingredients
#1truffle salt
#2cane sugar
#3pink peppercorns
#4vanilla sea salt
#5mediterranean herbs
#6garlic
19.69%
#7garlic pepper
12.67%
Fastest Falling spices and herbs Ingredients
#1baby basil
96.28%
#2spice rub
92.87%
#3sweet basil
89.76%
#4rosemary
86.34%
#5jalapeno chili
84.24%
seafood Trends Highlights the most popular seafood ingredients with macaroni cheese, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top seafood Ingredients
#1fish
20.77%
#2shrimp
15.69%
#3prawns
15.69%
#4shrimp meat
12.28%
#5lobster meat
8.77%
#6salmon
5.53%
#7crab meat
5.23%
#8tuna
4.64%
#9herring
3.37%
#10scallops
2.86%
Fastest Rising seafood Ingredients
#1lobster tails
#2crab meat
84.37%
#3shrimp meat
14.72%
#4shrimp
11.11%
#5prawns
11.11%
#6salmon
6.53%
Fastest Falling seafood Ingredients
#1baby shrimp
89.31%
#2halibut
79.51%
#3anchovy
79.51%
#4mussels
72.69%
#5scallops
72.69%
fruits Trends Highlights the most popular fruits ingredients with macaroni cheese, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top fruits Ingredients
#1bananas
15.23%
#2lemon
13.58%
#3berries
12.41%
#4apple
12.11%
#5seasonal fruit
10.04%
#6cherries
8.8%
#7strawberries
7.67%
#8orange
7.18%
#9lime
6.77%
#10pineapple
4.96%
Fastest Rising fruits Ingredients
#1grapefruit
#2mandarin
#3mandarin oranges
#4melon
#5meyer lemon
#6seasonal fruit
38.01%
#7apple
30.50%
#8strawberries
20.50%
#9berries
15.85%
#10pineapple
14.72%
Fastest Falling fruits Ingredients
#2cherries
73.42%
#3orange
68.28%
#4lime
50.25%
#5bananas
26.68%
alcohol Trends Highlights the most popular alcohol ingredients with macaroni cheese, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top alcohol Ingredients
#1beer
21.63%
#2cocktail
18.31%
#3wine
14.96%
#4red wine
8%
#5fruit beer
7.26%
#6white wine
6.34%
#7ale
5.53%
#8brown beers
4.75%
#9dessert wine
3.91%
#10bourbon
3.76%
Fastest Rising alcohol Ingredients
#1rice wine
#2margarita
#3cocktail
69.54%
#4brown beers
36.57%
#5bourbon
12.67%
#6beer
5.66%
Fastest Falling alcohol Ingredients
#1dessert wine
88.83%
#2red ale
72.69%
#3moscato
72.69%
#4ale
68.48%
#5white wine
60.55%
beverages Trends Highlights the most popular beverages ingredients with macaroni cheese, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top beverages Ingredients
#1coffee
21.81%
#2water
18.53%
#3juice
13.34%
#4fruit juice
10.58%
#5vegetable juice
10.32%
#6tea
6.57%
#7hot water
5.58%
#8lemonade
5.19%
#9tomato juice
2.83%
#10cider