Food & Beverage Industry Trends Highlights

Mezcal popularity has changed by 1.8% over the past year. On average, Mezcal is consumed 1.92 times every year. Market adoption for Mezcal in restaurants is 0.67% and it is on 0.01% of recipes.

Mezcal plating ideas from top restaurants

Most popular Mezcal dishes in restaurants. June 2020 data
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Mercadito River North (Chicago, Illinois)
Mission Taqueria (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania)
Lux Central (Phoenix, Arizona)
Maiz Mexican Cantina (Ypsilanti, Michigan)

Fastest rising Mezcal pairings

The fastest rising ingredients, flavors, and drinks with Mezcal. June 2020 data
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Food Market Overview for Mezcal

Mezcal Growth Over Time

Monitor trends in Mezcal related conversations over the past year. June 2020 Data
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  • Annual Growth

    Mezcal consumption yearly growth rate
    1.8%
  • Annual Consumption Frequency

    Mezcal is consumed 1.92 times on average every year
    1.92
  • The percentage of the average American diet that Mezcal represents. June 2020 data

    Market Adoption

  • The popularity of Mezcal 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 Mezcal

    Popularity in Restaurants

    0.67%
    3,704 of 554,731 Restaurants
  • 0.01% of recipes have Mezcal

    Popularity in Recipes

    0.01%
    188 of 3,452,628 Recipes

Product & Culinary Innovation Analysis

The upcoming food industry trends for Mezcal. June 2020 data

Most Popular alcohol Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular alcohol ingredients with Mezcal, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. June 2020 data
Top alcohol Ingredients and Pairings
#1cocktail
36.75%
#2tequila
19.3%
#3margarita
9.1%
#4beer
8.22%
#5liqueur
5.06%
Trending Ingredients and Pairings
#1ketel one
#2raspberry liqueur
#3merlot
#4malibu rum
#5budweiser
Declining Ingredients and Pairings
#2whiskey
41.81%
#3vodka
41.36%
#4wine
32.31%
#5gin
17.76%

Most Popular beverages Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular beverages ingredients with Mezcal, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. June 2020 data
Top beverages Ingredients and Pairings
#1mezcal
79.34%
#2juice
6.41%
#3fruit juice
5.1%
#4soda
2.98%
#5coffee
2.05%
Trending Ingredients and Pairings
#1milkshake
#2energy drinks
#3instant coffee
#4sweet tea
#5seltzer water

Most Popular fruits Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular fruits ingredients with Mezcal, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. June 2020 data
Top fruits Ingredients and Pairings
#1lime
33.55%
#2lemon
13.78%
#3orange
13.7%
#4pineapple
11.96%
#5grapefruit
8.52%
Trending Ingredients and Pairings
#1seasonal fruit
#2pitaya
#3jackfruit
#4granny smith apple
#5acai berry

Most Popular condiments Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular condiments ingredients with Mezcal, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. June 2020 data
Top condiments Ingredients and Pairings
#1agave
45.26%
#2lime juice
13.37%
#3chili
10.18%
#4mayo
7.02%
#5honey
6.51%
Declining Ingredients and Pairings
#1aioli
63.57%
#2gravy
58.36%
#3bean salsa
47.95%
#4fruit vinegar
47.95%
#5wasabi
47.95%

Most Popular spices and herbs Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular spices and herbs ingredients with Mezcal, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. June 2020 data
Top spices and herbs Ingredients and Pairings
#1salt
21.41%
#2ginger
14.38%
#3chocolate
12.82%
#4pepper
11.16%
#5mint
8.26%
Trending Ingredients and Pairings
#1salt
#2tajin
#3cinnamon
#4cilantro
#5rosemary
74.87%
Declining Ingredients and Pairings
#1rose water
60.97%
#2fleur de sel
47.95%
#3parsley
47.95%
#4adobo
43.22%
#5cocoa
39.74%

Most Popular food Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular food ingredients with Mezcal, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. June 2020 data
Top food Ingredients and Pairings
#1meats
30.6%
#2seafood
25.38%
#3guacamole
10.72%
#4combination
7.24%
#5egg whites
6.18%
Trending Ingredients and Pairings
#1combination
#2chips
#3guacamole
34.14%
#4salad
23.78%
#5carne asada
17.10%
Declining Ingredients and Pairings
#2tamales
40.07%
#3seafood
31.13%

Most Popular vegetables Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular vegetables ingredients with Mezcal, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. June 2020 data
Top vegetables Ingredients and Pairings
#1jalapeno
23.95%
#2cucumber
16.18%
#3corn
14.29%
#4avocado
10.92%
#5onion
9.35%
Trending Ingredients and Pairings
#1celery root
#2swiss chard
#3daikon
#4sweet onion
#5white onion

Most Popular meat Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular meat ingredients with Mezcal, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. June 2020 data
Top meat Ingredients and Pairings
#1steak
26.33%
#2chicken
17.25%
#3pork
14.07%
#4beef
10.1%
#5sausage
8.85%
Trending Ingredients and Pairings
#1ribeye
#2skirt steak
#3bacon
#4chicken
66.54%
#5chorizo
41.27%
Declining Ingredients and Pairings
#1chicharron
88.43%
#2ham
47.95%
#3pork belly
37.55%
#4lamb
25.65%
#5hot dog
21.93%

Most Popular Food Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular Food ingredients with Mezcal, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. June 2020 data
Top Food Ingredients and Pairings
#1bread
33.8%
#2pastry
13.39%
#3toast
10.33%
#4ice cream
8.16%
#5caramel
6.76%
Trending Ingredients and Pairings
#1tart
#2pastry
87.94%
#3toast
85.55%
#4corn bread
82.16%
#5bread
59.26%
Declining Ingredients and Pairings
#1flan
87.75%
#2dulce de leche
73.98%
#3ice cream
63.97%
#4pudding
58.36%
#5cream pie
47.95%

Most Popular dairy Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular dairy ingredients with Mezcal, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. June 2020 data
Top dairy Ingredients and Pairings
#1cheese
31.79%
#2cream
22.86%
#3milk
12.68%
#4butter
11.96%
#5selles-sur-cher cheese
9.29%
Trending Ingredients and Pairings
#1heavy cream
#2cheese sauce
#3gouda
#4fontina
#5quesadilla cheese
Declining Ingredients and Pairings
#2ricotta
47.95%
#3butter
17.82%
#4cream
6.11%

Most Popular fish Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular fish ingredients with Mezcal, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. June 2020 data
Top fish Ingredients and Pairings
#1fish
58.93%
#2ceviche
20.76%
#3tuna
8.04%
#4salmon
7.81%
#5halibut
1.12%
Trending Ingredients and Pairings
#1halibut
#2tilapia
#3swordfish
#4sockeye salmon
Declining Ingredients and Pairings

Most Popular Ingredient Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular Ingredient ingredients with Mezcal, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. June 2020 data
Top Ingredient Ingredients and Pairings
#1sugar
63.35%
#2brown sugar
7.69%
#3dark chocolate
6.79%
#4yeast
5.43%
#5flour
4.52%
Trending Ingredients and Pairings
#1stevia
#2bon bon
#3nut flour
#4rice flour
#5splenda

Most Popular grains Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular grains ingredients with Mezcal, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. June 2020 data
Top grains Ingredients and Pairings
#1rice
35.71%
#2pasta
29.08%
#3malt
15.31%
#4quinoa
4.08%
#5spaghetti
3.06%
Trending Ingredients and Pairings
#1quinoa
#2polenta
#3macaroni
#4orzo
#5sushi rice
Declining Ingredients and Pairings
#1cereal
73.98%
#2grits
58.36%
#3oatmeal
47.95%
#4pasta
15.74%
#5malt
4.58%

Most Popular nuts and seeds Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular nuts and seeds ingredients with Mezcal, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. June 2020 data
Top nuts and seeds Ingredients and Pairings
#1coconut
83.23%
#2peanuts
14.29%
#3sunflower seeds
1.24%
#4coconut flakes
0.62%
#5hemp seeds
0.62%
Trending Ingredients and Pairings
#1sunflower seeds
#2coconut flakes
#3coconut
48.70%
#4peanuts
17.10%