Highlights
Top 4 restaurant dishes Most popular mezcal dishes in restaurants See More
Red Mesa Cantina (St. Petersburg, Florida)

$10.00

St Pete Sunset

Red Mesa Cantina (St. Petersburg, Florida)

$10.00

Leña Brava (Chicago, Illinois)

$13.00

Oyster Bah (Chicago, Illinois)

$9.00

Top rising variations The fastest rising ingredients, flavors, drinks etc with mezcal See More
#1grappa
#2malt
#3walnuts
#4grasshopper
#5maize meal
#6water
#7lemon
84.71%
#8almonds
80.85%
#9sugar
66.23%
#10corn
65.20%
Percentage of restaurants that serve mezcal Restaurants

1.16%

3,164 of 272,783 Restaurants
Percentage of all online mezcal recipes Online Recipes

0%

137 of 4,201,050 Recipes
Overview
mezcal Growth Over Time How mezcal has risen or fallen in popularity over the past year
Nov '18Dec '18Jan '19Feb '19Mar '19Apr '19May '19Jun '19Jul '19Aug '19Sep '19Oct '19Nov '19Dec '1900.010.020.030.040.050.060.070.08
Year Over Year
Mezcal growth or decline vs one year ago
-4.37%
Yearly Eating Frequency
Average yearly consumption of mezcal per consumer
1.89
The percentage of the average American diet that mezcal represents Share of Plate
The popularity of mezcal 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 mezcal Restaurants

1.16%

3,164 of 272,783 Restaurants
Percentage of all online mezcal recipes Online Recipes

0%

137 of 4,201,050 Recipes
Innovation Analysis
The most popular ingredients, flavors, and variations for mezcal, as well as the food and beverage combinations trending and fading over the past year
alcohol Trends Highlights the most popular alcohol ingredients with mezcal, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top alcohol Ingredients
#1cocktail
28.17%
#2tequila
20.32%
#3beer
12.48%
#4margarita
8.94%
#5wine
5.83%
#6vodka
5.07%
#7whiskey
4.33%
#8gin
4.23%
#9rum
3.65%
#10liqueur
3.53%
Fastest Rising alcohol Ingredients
#1grappa
#2lager
#3coffee liqueur
#4pale ale
#5ginger liqueur
#6margarita
30.85%
#7cocktail
11.44%
Fastest Falling alcohol Ingredients
#1white wine
93.45%
#2red wine
89.11%
#3madeira
71.74%
#4sake
71.74%
#5cognac
66.33%
food Trends Highlights the most popular food ingredients with mezcal, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top food Ingredients
#1tacos
32.43%
#2meat
19.35%
#3seafood
15.29%
#4guacamole
8.09%
#5ice
4.58%
#6eggs
3.81%
#7salad
3.63%
#8carne asada
3.32%
#9chips
2.6%
#10ice cream
2.3%
Fastest Rising food Ingredients
#1lobster roll
#2french toast
#3popcorn
#4fritters
#5ravioli
#6seafood
58.02%
#7tacos
41.42%
#8salad
22.08%
#9chips
19.68%
#10ice
13.03%
Fastest Falling food Ingredients
#1poke
62.32%
#2tofu
54.79%
#3nachos
47.02%
#4fruit salad
43.48%
#5meatballs
43.48%
fruits Trends Highlights the most popular fruits ingredients with mezcal, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top fruits Ingredients
#1lime
27.85%
#2lemon
11.5%
#3orange
10.98%
#4pineapple
10.75%
#5berries
7.73%
#6grapefruit
5.75%
#7citrus
4.25%
#8mango
4.09%
#9passion fruit
3.36%
#10strawberries
3.22%
Fastest Rising fruits Ingredients
#1kiwi
#2figs
#3pear
#4grapes
#5dates
#6lemon
84.71%
#7pineapple
57.26%
#8citrus
43.86%
#9passion fruit
37.26%
#10orange
36.94%
Fastest Falling fruits Ingredients
#1raspberries
48.62%
#2yuzu
19.26%
#3papaya
15.22%
#4blueberries
15.22%
#5lime
8.7%
condiments Trends Highlights the most popular condiments ingredients with mezcal, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top condiments Ingredients
#1agave
34.2%
#2salsa
10.77%
#3lime juice
9.92%
#4syrup
9.81%
#5chili
9.3%
#6honey
5.74%
#7mayo
4.43%
#8lemon juice
3.67%
#9oil
2.79%
#10agave sweetener
2.64%
Fastest Rising condiments Ingredients
#1tomatillo salsa
#2relish
#3fruit jam
#4tahini
#5pineapple salsa
#6oil
#7honey
33.22%
#8salsa
32.81%
#9lemon juice
6.38%
#10chili
5.97%
Fastest Falling condiments Ingredients
#1agave syrup
67.7%
#2mayo
51.56%
#3squid ink
43.48%
#4honey syrup
43.48%
#5agave nectar
27.34%
bakery and desserts Trends Highlights the most popular bakery and desserts ingredients with mezcal, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top bakery and desserts Ingredients
#1sweetener
45.97%
#2tortillas
8.92%
#3frosting
8.85%
#4toast
4.94%
#5soft serve
4.51%
#6gelato
4.44%
#7sugar
4.21%
#8caramel
3.75%
#9cake
3.03%
#10roll
2.86%
Fastest Rising bakery and desserts Ingredients
#1cheesecake
#2yeast
#3dulce de leche
#4flatbreads
#5molasses
#6sugar
66.23%
#7toast
35.64%
#8frosting
13.03%
#9roll
3.61%
Fastest Falling bakery and desserts Ingredients
#1empanada
71.74%
#2white chocolate
62.32%
#3biscuits
54.79%
#4corn tortillas
49.76%
#5flan
43.48%
vegetables Trends Highlights the most popular vegetables ingredients with mezcal, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top vegetables Ingredients
#1jalapeno
11.38%
#2corn
10.49%
#3greens
10.24%
#4avocado
9.77%
#5onion
9.31%
#6beans
8.2%
#7tomatoes
7.95%
#8cucumber
6.91%
#9mushrooms
6.69%
#10pickles
6.66%
Fastest Rising vegetables Ingredients
#1heirloom tomatoes
#2sweet corn
#3aubergine
#4jicama
#5poblano pepper
#6corn
65.20%
#7cucumber
39.63%
#8mushrooms
27.62%
#9greens
18.83%
Fastest Falling vegetables Ingredients
#1pickled jalapenos
82.15%
#2scallions
62.32%
#3kale
62.32%
#4brussels sprouts
54.79%
#5pickled vegetables
53.23%
beverages Trends Highlights the most popular beverages ingredients with mezcal, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top beverages Ingredients
#1juice
31.19%
#2fruit juice
25.15%
#3coffee
12.68%
#4water
7.33%
#5ginger beer
5%
#6soda
5%
#7tea
3.19%
#8pineapple juice
2.89%
#9cider
2.8%
#10grapefruit juice
2.03%
Fastest Rising beverages Ingredients
#1aperol spritz
#2carrot juice
#3coca cola
#4cranberry juice
#5tonic water
#6pineapple juice
#7water
#8ginger beer
63.27%
#9cider
63.27%
#10coffee
46.94%
Fastest Falling beverages Ingredients
#1green tea
71.74%
#2lemonade
62.32%
#3grapefruit juice
32.18%
#4soda
19.26%
#5juice
4.92%
spices and herbs Trends Highlights the most popular spices and herbs ingredients with mezcal, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top spices and herbs Ingredients
#1salt
14.79%
#2ginger
13.43%
#3chocolate
12.82%
#4pepper
11.33%
#5cilantro
10.93%
#6mint
7.51%
#7chipotle
6.06%
#8cinnamon
5.75%
#9habaneros
5.66%
#10garlic
5.58%
Fastest Rising spices and herbs Ingredients
#1coriander
#2pink peppercorns
#3cocoa nibs
#4hot pepper
#5coffee beans
#6garlic
77.62%
#7chocolate
56.09%
#8pepper
54.14%
#9cinnamon
31.87%
#10mint
22.45%
Fastest Falling spices and herbs Ingredients
#1vanilla bean
77.39%
#2sumac
71.74%
#3chamomile
71.74%
#4dill
62.32%
#5zest
62.32%
meat Trends Highlights the most popular meat ingredients with mezcal, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top meat Ingredients
#1steak
25.35%
#2chicken
17.57%
#3pork
13.12%
#4beef
10.52%
#5sausage
9.84%
#6chorizo
5.38%
#7bacon
5.14%
#8lamb
3.18%
#9pork belly
3.08%
#10chicharron
2.3%
Fastest Rising meat Ingredients
#1ham
#2salami
#3italian sausage
#4pastrami
#5duck fat
#6chicharron
#7sausage
57.44%
#8pork belly
27.16%
#9chorizo
19.68%
#10bacon
3.61%
Fastest Falling meat Ingredients
#1ribeye
71.74%
#2lamb
62.32%
#3turkish
43.48%
#4franks
24.64%
#5hot dog
24.64%
seafood Trends Highlights the most popular seafood ingredients with mezcal, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top seafood Ingredients
#1fish
30.61%
#2prawns
15.01%
#3shrimp
15.01%
#4ceviche
9.75%
#5oysters
7.45%
#6salmon
5.61%
#7tuna
4.79%
#8scallops
3.37%
#9clam
1.48%
#10mussels
1.42%
Fastest Rising seafood Ingredients
#1smoked salmon
#2lobster tails
#3crab meat
#4atlantic salmon
#5bay scallops
#6mussels
#7oysters
#8prawns
51.89%
#9shrimp
51.89%
#10fish
29.18%
Fastest Falling seafood Ingredients
#1red snapper
62.32%
#2cod
62.32%
#3ahi tuna
43.48%
#4calamari
24.64%
#5clam
15.22%
dairy Trends Highlights the most popular dairy ingredients with mezcal, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top dairy Ingredients
#1cheese
30.46%
#2cream
16.63%
#3queso
13.43%
#4butter
9.15%
#5double creme
5.14%
#6milk
5.14%
#7selles-sur-cher cheese
3.07%
#8cheddar
2.81%
#9goat cheese
2.14%
#10sour cream
2.07%
Fastest Rising dairy Ingredients
#1ricotta
#2brown butter
#3custard
#4mascarpone
#5avocado crema
#6double creme
#7milk
#8goat cheese
58.25%
#9butter
50.71%
#10cream
35.64%
Fastest Falling dairy Ingredients
#1mozzarella
62.32%
#2saint-félicien cheese
54.79%
#3saint-paulin cheese
54.79%
#4oaxaca cheese
54.79%
#5queso
51.9%