Highlights
Top 4 restaurant dishes Most popular pesto sauce dishes in restaurants See More
Top rising variations The fastest rising ingredients, flavors, drinks etc with pesto sauce See More
#1apple
79.70%
#2scallops
69.92%
#3berries
63.34%
#4juice
47.98%
#5walnuts
42.95%
#6cocktail
35.03%
#7lemon
28.27%
#8salmon
28.16%
#9bread
27.19%
#10coffee
26.46%
Percentage of all online pesto sauce recipes Online Recipes

0.02%

995 of 4,201,050 Recipes
Overview
pesto sauce Growth Over Time How pesto sauce has risen or fallen in popularity over the past year
Nov '18Dec '18Jan '19Feb '19Mar '19Apr '19May '19Jun '19Jul '19Aug '19Sep '19Oct '19Nov '19Dec '1900.010.020.030.040.050.060.070.080.09
Year Over Year
Pesto Sauce growth or decline vs one year ago
-3.55%
Yearly Eating Frequency
Average yearly consumption of pesto sauce per consumer
1.38
The percentage of the average American diet that pesto sauce represents Share of Plate
The popularity of pesto sauce 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 all online pesto sauce recipes Online Recipes

0.02%

995 of 4,201,050 Recipes
Innovation Analysis
The most popular ingredients, flavors, and variations for pesto sauce, as well as the food and beverage combinations trending and fading over the past year
vegetables Trends Highlights the most popular vegetables ingredients with pesto sauce, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top vegetables Ingredients
#1tomatoes
20.57%
#2greens
17.19%
#3basil
12.39%
#4onion
10.53%
#5mushrooms
8.97%
#6olives
8.14%
#7spinach
7.16%
#8potatoes
5.35%
#9avocado
4.59%
#10arugula
4.32%
Fastest Rising vegetables Ingredients
#1watermelon radish
#2rhubarb
#3vine ripened tomatoes
#4chanterelles
#5sugar snap peas
#6onion
23.98%
#7potatoes
15.26%
#8arugula
10.87%
#9mushrooms
6.63%
#10olives
0.98%
Fastest Falling vegetables Ingredients
#1okra
68.39%
#2cremini
68.39%
#3breakfast potatoes
57.85%
#4jicama
36.77%
#5butter lettuce
36.77%
condiments Trends Highlights the most popular condiments ingredients with pesto sauce, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top condiments Ingredients
#1pesto
54.54%
#2oil
8.12%
#3basil pesto
6.94%
#4olive oil
6.14%
#5tomato sauce
4.85%
#6marinara
4.11%
#7cream sauce
4%
#8vinaigrette
3.63%
#9vinegar
3.63%
#10chili
3.35%
Fastest Rising condiments Ingredients
#1yellow mustard
#2fruit compote
#3furikake
#4basil vinaigrette
#5red pepper humus
#6vinaigrette
15.19%
#7vinegar
15.19%
#8chili
14.64%
#9olive oil
11.53%
#10marinara
10.91%
Fastest Falling condiments Ingredients
#1avocado cream
68.39%
#2remoulade sauce
68.39%
#3dashi
57.85%
#4champagne vinaigrette
36.77%
#5mango salsa
36.77%
food Trends Highlights the most popular food ingredients with pesto sauce, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top food Ingredients
#1meat
32.65%
#2pizza
14.56%
#3seafood
13.9%
#4salad
11.78%
#5sandwich
6.3%
#6eggs
5.58%
#7grilled chicken
3.74%
#8meatballs
3.62%
#9burger
3.45%
#10chips
2.75%
Fastest Rising food Ingredients
#1garden salad
#2red pepper hummus
#3breakfast burrito
#4chicken stock
#5fritos
#6grilled chicken
59.37%
#7chips
38.92%
#8burger
19.80%
#9sandwich
18.08%
#10salad
14.10%
Fastest Falling food Ingredients
#1fritters
74.71%
#2enchiladas
71.9%
#3sweet potato fries
70.25%
#4fruit salad
62.06%
#5chicken marsala
57.85%
dairy Trends Highlights the most popular dairy ingredients with pesto sauce, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top dairy Ingredients
#1cheese
38.14%
#2mozzarella
15.17%
#3parmesan
10.77%
#4cream
10.42%
#5butter
5.34%
#6feta
4.95%
#7ricotta
4.67%
#8cheddar
4.14%
#9goat cheese
3.25%
#10provolone
2.36%
Fastest Rising dairy Ingredients
#1custard
#2colby-jack
#3parmigiana cheese
#4half and half
#5colby jack
#6provolone
57.47%
#7butter
20.27%
#8cream
6.19%
#9feta
4.02%
#10cheddar
3.87%
meat Trends Highlights the most popular meat ingredients with pesto sauce, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top meat Ingredients
#1chicken
28.2%
#2sausage
19.18%
#3bacon
11.5%
#4steak
7.52%
#5beef
6.8%
#6breasts
6.46%
#7pepperoni
6.15%
#8ham
4.57%
#9pork
4.33%
#10italian sausage
3.38%
Fastest Rising meat Ingredients
#1chuck
#2beef brisket
#3chicken andouille sausage
#4andouille sausage
#5sirloin steak
#6pepperoni
40.68%
#7italian sausage
34.89%
#8steak
29.94%
#9chicken
18.91%
#10sausage
15.59%
Fastest Falling meat Ingredients
#1corned beef
81.93%
#2pork loin
57.85%
#3skirt steak
57.85%
#4beef sausage
45.8%
#5turkish
36.77%
spices and herbs Trends Highlights the most popular spices and herbs ingredients with pesto sauce, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top spices and herbs Ingredients
#1garlic
30.63%
#2pepper
28.65%
#3salt
9.84%
#4cilantro
7.22%
#5chocolate
5.53%
#6chipotle
4.01%
#7ginger
3.24%
#8clove
3.07%
#9parsley
2.88%
#10vanilla
2.82%
Fastest Rising spices and herbs Ingredients
#1garlic pepper
#2lemon thyme
#3white pepper
#4pink peppercorns
#5rose water
#6clove
47.53%
#7chocolate
36.99%
#8parsley
30.53%
#9vanilla
30.53%
#10ginger
16.20%
Fastest Falling spices and herbs Ingredients
#1cayenne pepper
74.71%
#2hot pepper
68.39%
#3zest
65.51%
#4chili oil
63.87%
#5pumpkin spice
57.85%
grains Trends Highlights the most popular grains ingredients with pesto sauce, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top grains Ingredients
#1pasta
49.97%
#2rice
9.97%
#3noodles
6.82%
#4spaghetti
6.63%
#5penne
5.93%
#6gnocchi
5.72%
#7quinoa
3.69%
#8linguine
3.37%
#9brown rice
2.79%
#10fettuccine
2.43%
Fastest Rising grains Ingredients
#1soba
#2farfalle pasta
#3wheat berries
#4beluga
#5bran
#6linguine
83.14%
#7penne
48.53%
#8spaghetti
38.75%
#9quinoa
33.11%
#10noodles
21.68%
Fastest Falling grains Ingredients
#1ramen noodles
57.85%
#2millet
57.85%
#3mustard seeds
57.85%
#4rice noodles
57.85%
#5polenta
40.49%
bakery and desserts Trends Highlights the most popular bakery and desserts ingredients with pesto sauce, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top bakery and desserts Ingredients
#1bread
20.96%
#2toast
15.42%
#3crust
12.81%
#4sweetener
9.01%
#5roll
8.44%
#6caramel
8.4%
#7cake
5.77%
#8frosting
5.62%
#9tortillas
5.26%
#10pie
5.07%
Fastest Rising bakery and desserts Ingredients
#1french baguette
#2banh mi
#3crème brulee
#4toffee
#5milk chocolate
#6pie
37.70%
#7cake
29.15%
#8bread
27.19%
#9caramel
16.09%
#10crust
11.78%
Fastest Falling bakery and desserts Ingredients
#1banana bread
78.92%
#2naan
74.71%
#3cornmeal
57.85%
#4italian bread
57.85%
#5wheat bread
49.42%
seafood Trends Highlights the most popular seafood ingredients with pesto sauce, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top seafood Ingredients
#1fish
23.06%
#2prawns
20.53%
#3shrimp
20.53%
#4salmon
11.4%
#5scallops
5.47%
#6tuna
3.72%
#7anchovy
3.16%
#8mussels
2.78%
#9clam
2.69%
#10calamari
2.38%
Fastest Rising seafood Ingredients
#1sole
#2haddock
#3baby clams
#4tilapia
#5crawfish
#6scallops
69.92%
#7mussels
40.51%
#8salmon
28.16%
#9clam
13.14%
#10fish
10.26%
Fastest Falling seafood Ingredients
#1smoked salmon
55.37%
#2tuna
44.68%
#3anchovy
44.36%
#4ahi tuna
36.77%
#5squid
36.77%
fruits Trends Highlights the most popular fruits ingredients with pesto sauce, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top fruits Ingredients
#1lemon
26.22%
#2cherries
14.92%
#3berries
10.48%
#4pineapple
8.65%
#5apple
6.98%
#6lime
6.27%
#7orange
5.44%
#8bananas
5.18%
#9grapes
5.08%
#10strawberries
4.63%
Fastest Rising fruits Ingredients
#1fuji apple
#2apple chips
#3goji berries
#4watermelon
#5mandarin
#6apple
79.70%
#7berries
63.34%
#8strawberries
53.95%
#9bananas
52.39%
#10lime
45.05%
Fastest Falling fruits Ingredients
#1apricots
74.71%
#2raisins
74.71%
#3papaya
68.39%
#4yuzu
63.87%
#5kiwi
49.42%
alcohol Trends Highlights the most popular alcohol ingredients with pesto sauce, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top alcohol Ingredients
#1wine
24.28%
#2beer
19.65%
#3cocktail
12.28%
#4vodka
9.55%
#5ale
8.47%
#6white wine
6.71%
#7red wine
5.31%
#8rose
4.2%
#9margarita
2.57%
#10bourbon
1.86%
Fastest Rising alcohol Ingredients
#1guinness
#2campari
#3corona
#4moscato
#5sparkling wine
#6red wine
56.80%
#7bourbon
54.56%
#8cocktail
35.03%
#9vodka
26.46%
#10rose
26.46%
Fastest Falling alcohol Ingredients
#1tequila
68.39%
#2porter
36.77%
#3liqueur
36.77%
#4sauvignon blanc
36.77%
#5pale ale
36.77%
nuts and seeds Trends Highlights the most popular nuts and seeds ingredients with pesto sauce, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top nuts and seeds Ingredients
#1almonds
16.23%
#2pine nuts
14.37%
#3cashews
13.63%
#4walnuts
12.75%
#5coconut
8.71%
#6pistachios
7.66%
#7pecans
6.29%
#8macadamias
4.53%
#9macadamia nuts
3.86%
#10hazelnuts
3.83%
Fastest Rising nuts and seeds Ingredients
#1flax seeds
#2flaxseed
#3coconut flakes
#4pistachio nuts
#5pepitas
#6pecans
#7walnuts
42.95%
#8macadamia nuts
40.51%
#9macadamias
11.28%
#10pistachios
9.21%
Fastest Falling nuts and seeds Ingredients
#1hazelnuts
62.06%
#2chia
57.85%
#3pumpkin seeds
26.79%
#4almonds
20.43%
#5cashews
19.85%
beverages Trends Highlights the most popular beverages ingredients with pesto sauce, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top beverages Ingredients
#1juice
22.74%
#2coffee
19.13%
#3water
18.49%
#4fruit juice
14.77%
#5tea
5.15%
#6cider
3.4%
#7smoothie
3.03%
#8latte
2.66%
#9espresso
2.28%
#10apple cider
1.86%
Fastest Rising beverages Ingredients
#1coconut water
#2apple cider
#3tea
#4cold water
#5sprite
#6cider
#7smoothie
68.61%
#8fruit juice
65.36%
#9juice
47.98%
#10coffee
26.46%
Fastest Falling beverages Ingredients
#1kombucha
70.82%
#2cappuccino
68.39%
#3milkshake
57.85%
#4soda
20.97%
#5orange juice
15.7%
insects Trends Highlights the most popular insects ingredients with pesto sauce, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top insects Ingredients
#1grasshopper
Diets & Traits Why people choose this dish, and how it performed in various popular diets over the past year
Diets Over Time The dietary references with pesto sauce over time
Dec '18Jan '19Feb '19Mar '19Apr '19May '19Jun '19Jul '19Aug '19Sep '19Oct '19Nov '19Dec '1901.252.53.7556.257.58.751011.2512.513.751516.2517.5
  • vegan
  • vegetarian
  • gluten free
  • plant based
Top Motivators The leading reasons consumers choose pesto sauce compared to all other dishes
fitness
5.75%
protein
4.44%
clean eating
3.30%
Restaurant Analysis A look at the most popular pesto sauce dishes served in restaurants, their price points, and popularity
pesto sauce Pricing Analysis Average price of pesto sauce across the variously priced restaurants, from cheapest to most expensive
$14.64$11.75$15.28$17.8$17.45AVG$$$$$$$$$$
Restaurant Penetration Percentage of restaurants that serve pesto sauce
6.02%
Cuisine Penetration The most popular restaurant cuisine to feature pesto sauce
italian restaurant
69%
Menu Items How many total instances of pesto sauce found in restaurants across the country
33,760
Dish Count Per Menu The average number of pesto sauce variations on a restaurant's menu
2.05
Most Popular pesto sauce Dishes The most notable variations of pesto sauce served across the country