Food & Beverage Industry Trends Highlights

Meatballs popularity has changed by 19.64% over the past year. On average, Meatballs is consumed 1.49 times every year. Market adoption for Meatballs in restaurants is 18.2% and it is on 0.57% of recipes.

Meatballs plating ideas from top restaurants

Most popular Meatballs dishes in restaurants. June 2020 data
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Tower Of Pizza (Metairie, Louisiana)
La Polpetta Restaurant (Deptford Township, New Jersey)
Waldo Pizza - Lee's Summit (Lee's Summit, Missouri)
Franco's Trattoria, Peters Township (Peters Township, Pennsylvania)

Fastest rising Meatballs pairings

The fastest rising ingredients, flavors, and drinks with Meatballs. June 2020 data
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#1bee pollen
#2oat milk
#3sunflower seeds
#4shrimp meat
#5flour
#6apple
67.33%
#7oil
65.32%
#8salt
64.79%
#9red wine
53.47%
#10juice
52.50%

Food Market Overview for Meatballs

Meatballs Growth Over Time

Monitor trends in Meatballs related conversations over the past year. June 2020 Data
Mar '19Apr '19May '19Jun '19Jul '19Aug '19Sep '19Oct '19Nov '19Dec '19Jan '20Feb '20Mar '20Apr '20May '2000.050.10.150.20.250.30.35
  • Annual Growth

    Meatballs consumption yearly growth rate
    19.64%
  • Annual Consumption Frequency

    Meatballs is consumed 1.49 times on average every year
    1.49
  • The percentage of the average American diet that Meatballs represents. June 2020 data

    Market Adoption

  • The popularity of Meatballs at home vs at restaurants. The dashed black line represents the breakdown of the industry average. June 2020 data

    Home vs Restaurant Consumption

    • Eat In
    • Market Avg.
    • Eat Out
  • Percentage of restaurants that serve Meatballs

    Popularity in Restaurants

    18.2%
    100,942 of 554,731 Restaurants
  • 0.57% of recipes have Meatballs

    Popularity in Recipes

    0.57%
    19,549 of 3,452,628 Recipes

Product & Culinary Innovation Analysis

The upcoming food industry trends for Meatballs. June 2020 data

Most Popular food Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular food ingredients with Meatballs, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. June 2020 data
Top food Ingredients and Pairings
#1meats
46.43%
#2sandwich
9.32%
#3salad
9.09%
#4seafood
7.66%
#5pizza
7.63%
Trending Ingredients and Pairings
#1combination
82.43%
#2sub
28.56%
#3salad
26.72%
#4spaghetti meatballs
20.99%
#5soup
18.73%
Declining Ingredients and Pairings
#1baba ganoush
78.63%
#2fountain
78.63%
#3patty melt
74.36%
#4pancakes
69.17%
#5grilled chicken salad
67.95%

Most Popular grains Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular grains ingredients with Meatballs, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. June 2020 data
Top grains Ingredients and Pairings
#1pasta
52.36%
#2spaghetti
25.23%
#3rice
12.72%
#4quinoa
2.14%
#5brown rice
1.7%
Declining Ingredients and Pairings
#2quinoa
31.38%
#3polenta
0.11%

Most Popular meat Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular meat ingredients with Meatballs, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. June 2020 data
Top meat Ingredients and Pairings
#1chicken
27.14%
#2beef
17.4%
#3sausage
14.41%
#4pork
12.84%
#5steak
8.24%
Trending Ingredients and Pairings
#1mexican chorizo
#2pastrami
#3spam
#4stew meat
#5pork loin
Declining Ingredients and Pairings
#2bacon
18.43%
#3steak
17.05%
#4lamb
10.12%
#5italian sausage
9.46%

Most Popular dairy Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular dairy ingredients with Meatballs, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. June 2020 data
Top dairy Ingredients and Pairings
#1cheese
47.92%
#2parmesan
11.86%
#3mozzarella
10.2%
#4butter
6.55%
#5cream
6.26%
Trending Ingredients and Pairings
#1bocconcini
#2monterey jack
#3muenster
#4garlic herb cheese
#5dahi
Declining Ingredients and Pairings
#1brie
81.68%
#2custard
74.36%
#3mexican cheese
67.95%
#4whey
67.95%
#5creme fraiche
67.95%

Most Popular spices and herbs Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular spices and herbs ingredients with Meatballs, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. June 2020 data
Top spices and herbs Ingredients and Pairings
#1garlic
29.61%
#2pepper
20.63%
#3salt
11.83%
#4basil
11.08%
#5parsley
6.14%
Trending Ingredients and Pairings
#1cane sugar
#2carob
#3tahitian vanilla
#4candied ginger
#5holy basil
Declining Ingredients and Pairings
#1matcha
87.18%
#2shichimi
83.97%
#3celery salt
78.63%
#4rose water
78.63%
#5hops
70.08%

Most Popular vegetables Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular vegetables ingredients with Meatballs, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. June 2020 data
Top vegetables Ingredients and Pairings
#1greens
22.05%
#2onion
20.99%
#3spinach
10.39%
#4broccoli
8.89%
#5zucchini
8.34%
Declining Ingredients and Pairings
#1lotus
92.88%
#2mexican corn
91.99%
#3habanero pepper
78.63%
#4turnip greens
78.63%
#5seaweed
67.95%

Most Popular condiments Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular condiments ingredients with Meatballs, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. June 2020 data
Top condiments Ingredients and Pairings
#1marinara
18.53%
#2oil
13.97%
#3tomato sauce
12.33%
#4stuffing
10.87%
#5chili
9.81%
Trending Ingredients and Pairings
#1oil
65.32%
#2gravy
64.09%
#3olive oil
61.74%
#4pasta sauce
34.57%
#5tomato sauce
33.33%
Declining Ingredients and Pairings
#1plum sauce
87.18%
#2ginger dressing
83.97%
#3basil oil
83.97%
#4wasabi
83.97%
#5shoyu
74.36%

Most Popular Food Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular Food ingredients with Meatballs, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. June 2020 data
Top Food Ingredients and Pairings
#1bread
48.08%
#2pastry
10.52%
#3garlic bread
9.28%
#4toast
7.42%
#5cake
7.34%
Declining Ingredients and Pairings
#2cake
31.51%

Most Popular alcohol Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular alcohol ingredients with Meatballs, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. June 2020 data
Top alcohol Ingredients and Pairings
#1wine
33.41%
#2beer
24.6%
#3cocktail
17.85%
#4vodka
6.51%
#5red wine
5.82%
Trending Ingredients and Pairings
#1sack
#2blanco tequila
#3grand marnier
#4madeira
#5simple syrup
Declining Ingredients and Pairings
#2cocktail
28.47%
#3margarita
20.3%
#4beer
7.42%
#5bourbon
4.81%

Most Popular beverages Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular beverages ingredients with Meatballs, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. June 2020 data
Top beverages Ingredients and Pairings
#1soda
23.03%
#2water
19.51%
#3coffee
17.16%
#4juice
15.57%
#5tea
7.14%
Trending Ingredients and Pairings
#1fruit juice
53.30%
#2cider
53.15%
#3juice
52.50%
#4smoothie
41.04%
#5soda
39.49%
Declining Ingredients and Pairings
#1tonic
83.97%
#2boba
83.97%
#3tea
74.25%
#4cappuccino
72.52%
#5iced tea
67.95%

Most Popular fruits Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular fruits ingredients with Meatballs, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. June 2020 data
Top fruits Ingredients and Pairings
#1lemon
29.96%
#2apple
12.52%
#3dates
12.52%
#4lime
11.76%
#5orange
9.36%
Trending Ingredients and Pairings
#1apple
67.33%
#2orange
47.94%
#3lemon
41.67%
#4pineapple
32.86%
#5lime
17.88%
Declining Ingredients and Pairings
#1yuzu
72.52%
#2tangerine
67.95%
#3seasonal fruit
63.37%
#4tamarind
59.2%
#5cantaloupe
57.26%

Most Popular fish Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular fish ingredients with Meatballs, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. June 2020 data
Top fish Ingredients and Pairings
#1fish
56.73%
#2salmon
23.66%
#3tuna
7.62%
#4anchovy
2.59%
#5cod
2.59%
Trending Ingredients and Pairings
#1lox
#2sockeye salmon
#3alaskan salmon
#4flounder
#5haddock
Declining Ingredients and Pairings
#2ceviche
85.21%
#3herring
83.97%
#4tilapia
50.14%
#5sea bass
23.07%

Most Popular Ingredient Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular Ingredient ingredients with Meatballs, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. June 2020 data
Top Ingredient Ingredients and Pairings
#1sugar
30.87%
#2flour
26.02%
#3nut flour
10.71%
#4yeast
9.69%
#5chocolate chips
7.14%
Trending Ingredients and Pairings
#1wheat flour
#2caramel chocolate
#3palm sugar
#4bon bon
#5mexican chocolate
Declining Ingredients and Pairings
#1lollipop
85.75%
#2milk chocolate
78.63%
#3vanilla protein
35.89%
#4white chocolate
35.89%
#5dark chocolate
1.37%