Food & Beverage Industry Trends Highlights

Pepperoni popularity has changed by 44.38% over the past year. On average, Pepperoni is consumed 1.66 times every year. Market adoption for Pepperoni in restaurants is 20.1% and it is on 0.05% of recipes.

Pepperoni plating ideas from top restaurants

Most popular Pepperoni dishes in restaurants. March 2021 data
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Louie's Pizza (Colorado Springs, Colorado)
Coalfire Pizza (Chicago, Illinois)
Nina & Rafi (Atlanta, Georgia)
Naples Ristorante E Bar (Anaheim, California)

Fastest rising Pepperoni pairings

The fastest rising ingredients, flavors, and drinks with Pepperoni. March 2021 data
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#1grasshopper
#2cbd
#3tempeh
#4caramel
86.58%
#5cashews
76.10%
#6biscuits
60.96%
#7peanuts
56.06%
#8chocolate
47.10%
#9anchovy
45.90%
#10cake
45.52%

Food Market Overview for Pepperoni

Pepperoni Growth Over Time

Monitor trends in Pepperoni related conversations over the past year. March 2021 Data
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  • Annual Growth

    Pepperoni consumption yearly growth rate
    44.38%
  • Annual Consumption Frequency

    Pepperoni is consumed 1.66 times on average every year
    1.66
  • The percentage of the average American diet that Pepperoni represents. March 2021 data

    Market Adoption

  • The popularity of Pepperoni at home vs at restaurants. The dashed black line represents the breakdown of the industry average. March 2021 data

    Home vs Restaurant Consumption

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

    Popularity in Restaurants

    20.1%
    119,996 of 597,012 Restaurants

Product & Culinary Innovation Analysis

The upcoming food industry trends for Pepperoni. March 2021 data

Most Popular meat Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular meat ingredients with Pepperoni, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. March 2021 data
Top meat Ingredients and Pairings
#1pepperoni
42.31%
#2sausage
42.31%
#3chicken
3.77%
#4bacon
3.16%
#5salami
2.1%
Trending Ingredients and Pairings
#1stewing beef
#2applewood bacon
#3flank
#4spam
#5flank steak
Declining Ingredients and Pairings
#1chicharron
68.18%
#2bison
57.8%
#3turkish
56.42%
#4chuck
45.82%
#5pastrami
14.79%

Most Popular food Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular food ingredients with Pepperoni, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. March 2021 data
Top food Ingredients and Pairings
#1pizza
50.05%
#2pepperoni pizza
15.1%
#3meat pizza
12.25%
#4bread
8.8%
#5salad
3.85%
Declining Ingredients and Pairings
#1garlic naan
80.15%
#2chicken broth
70.52%
#3fish sandwich
64.2%
#4rice crackers
63.55%
#5panko
63.55%

Most Popular dairy Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular dairy ingredients with Pepperoni, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. March 2021 data
Top dairy Ingredients and Pairings
#1cheese
56.02%
#2mozzarella
19.72%
#3parmesan
5.13%
#4cheddar
3.94%
#5cream
3.51%
Declining Ingredients and Pairings
#1buffalo mozzarella
53.56%
#2goat milk
52.27%
#3pizza mozzarella cheese
46.54%
#4manchego
42.93%
#5stilton
42.73%

Most Popular vegetables Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular vegetables ingredients with Pepperoni, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. March 2021 data
Top vegetables Ingredients and Pairings
#1tomatoes
18.85%
#2onion
18.5%
#3olives
15.15%
#4greens
14.28%
#5jalapeno
7.69%
Declining Ingredients and Pairings
#1heirloom tomatoes
69.47%
#2microgreens
68.18%
#3piri piri pepper
59.91%
#4rhubarb
54.44%
#5yams
53.38%

Most Popular spices and herbs Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular spices and herbs ingredients with Pepperoni, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. March 2021 data
Top spices and herbs Ingredients and Pairings
#1pepper
31.36%
#2garlic
23.13%
#3basil
14.57%
#4jalapeno chili
10.62%
#5salt
7.9%
Trending Ingredients and Pairings
#1bee pollen
#2bourbon vanilla
#3guajillo chiles
#4coffee beans
#5chamomile
Declining Ingredients and Pairings
#1pumpkin spice
78.21%
#2pink salt
76.96%
#3garlic pepper
74.3%
#4piri piri chili
59.91%
#5tarragon
51.11%

Most Popular condiments Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular condiments ingredients with Pepperoni, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. March 2021 data
Top condiments Ingredients and Pairings
#1marinara
15.1%
#2oil
14.99%
#3pizza sauce
14.2%
#4honey
10.31%
#5tomato sauce
10.31%