quinoa Trends

Highlights

Top 4 restaurant dishesSee More Most popular quinoa dishes in restaurants
#1BEET QUINOA BOWL
Piecraft New York (Island Park, New York)
#2QUINOA TACO SALAD
By Chloe. Providence (Providence, Rhode Island)
#3PAD THAI QUINOA BAKE
Sunflower Cafe Nashville (Berry Hill, Tennessee)
#4INSIDE OUT QUINOA BURGER
True Food Kitchen (Scottsdale, Arizona)
Top rising variationsSee More The fastest rising ingredients, flavors, drinks etc with quinoa
#1cacao
#2chia seeds
#3beef
#4veggie burger
80.28%
#5pesto
52.59%
#6oatmeal
40.65%
#7granola
40.30%
#8asparagus
26.94%
#9arugula
25.35%
#10cake
21.17%
Restaurants Percentage of restaurants that serve quinoa

2.62%

3,999 of 152,763 Restaurants
Online Recipes Percentage of all online quinoa recipes

1.44%

22,955 of 1,593,361 Recipes

Overview

quinoa Growth Over Time How quinoa has risen or fallen in popularity over the past year
Dec '17Jan '18Feb '18Mar '18Apr '18May '18Jun '18Jul '18Aug '18Sep '18Oct '18Nov '18Dec '1800.050.10.150.20.250.30.350.40.450.50.55
Year Over Year QUINOA growth or decline vs one year ago
-14.42%
Yearly Eating Frequency Average yearly consumption of quinoa per consumer
2.03
Share of Plate The percentage of the average American diet that quinoa represents
Eat in vs Eat out The popularity of quinoa at home vs at restaurants. The dashed black line represents the breakdown of the industry average
  • Eat In
  • Market Avg.
  • Eat Out
Restaurants Percentage of restaurants that serve quinoa

2.62%

3,999 of 152,763 Restaurants
Online Recipes Percentage of all online quinoa recipes

1.44%

22,955 of 1,593,361 Recipes

Innovation Analysis

The most popular ingredients, flavors, and variations for quinoa, as well as the food and beverage combinations trending and fading over the past year

perishables and prepared Trends Highlights the most popular perishables and prepared ingredients with quinoa, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top perishables and prepared Ingredients
#1salad
66.3%
#2tofu
7.92%
#3curry
4.87%
#4veggie burger
4.42%
#5eggs
4.22%
#6falafel
2.79%
#7guacamole
2.66%
#8stir fry
2.21%
#9tempeh
1.56%
#10hamburger
1.56%
#11tacos
1.49%
Fastest Rising perishables and prepared Ingredients
#1tempeh
#2veggie burger
80.28%
#3tacos
17.26%
#4hamburger
6.92%
#5curry
3.29%
Fastest Falling perishables and prepared Ingredients
#1falafel
33.36%
#2tofu
29.32%
#3guacamole
25.16%
#4stir fry
23.84%
#5salad
22.08%
#6eggs
18.43%
vegetables Trends Highlights the most popular vegetables ingredients with quinoa, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top vegetables Ingredients
#1kale
20.27%
#2greens
12.01%
#3spinach
11%
#4green gram
9.63%
#5broccoli
9.35%
#6tomatoes
5.97%
#7corn
4.6%
#8cauliflower
4.24%
#9asparagus
4.17%
#10zucchini
3.88%
#11butternut squash
3.09%
#12brussel sprouts
2.8%
#13arugula
2.66%
#14carrots
2.52%
#15green beans
1.94%
#16peanut
1.22%
#17lentils
0.65%
Fastest Rising vegetables Ingredients
#1peanut
#2asparagus
26.94%
#3arugula
25.35%
#4green beans
21.17%
#5brussel sprouts
14.44%
Fastest Falling vegetables Ingredients
#1green gram
58.46%
#2lentils
56.05%
#3butternut squash
53.09%
#4zucchini
38.07%
#5carrots
33.72%
#6cauliflower
29.85%
#7corn
27.3%
#8tomatoes
22.52%
#9greens
21.43%
#10spinach
20.45%
#11broccoli
18.28%
#12kale
16.5%
meat Trends Highlights the most popular meat ingredients with quinoa, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top meat Ingredients
#1chicken
64.63%
#2steak
9.44%
#3beef
8.89%
#4pork
6.11%
#5turkey
5.56%
#6bacon
5.37%
Fastest Rising meat Ingredients
#1pork
#2beef
#3steak
18.29%
#4turkey
9.05%
#5chicken
3.46%
Fastest Falling meat Ingredients
#1bacon
27.3%
seafood Trends Highlights the most popular seafood ingredients with quinoa, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top seafood Ingredients
#1salmon
56.2%
#2fish
30%
#3tuna
13.8%
Fastest Falling seafood Ingredients
#1fish
22.58%
#2tuna
15.41%
#3salmon
7.98%
grains Trends Highlights the most popular grains ingredients with quinoa, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top grains Ingredients
#1rice
25.17%
#2pasta
22.52%
#3brown rice
17.22%
#4oatmeal
14.35%
#5granola
10.82%
#6oats
9.93%
Fastest Rising grains Ingredients
#1oatmeal
40.65%
#2granola
40.30%
#3pasta
12.62%
Fastest Falling grains Ingredients
#1brown rice
45.47%
#2rice
37.61%
#3oats
22.89%
spices and herbs Trends Highlights the most popular spices and herbs ingredients with quinoa, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top spices and herbs Ingredients
#1chocolate
41.89%
#2garlic
33.33%
#3pepper
13.51%
#4cacao
11.26%
Fastest Rising spices and herbs Ingredients
#1cacao
Fastest Falling spices and herbs Ingredients
#1garlic
19.22%
#2chocolate
16.23%
#3pepper
15.18%
condiments Trends Highlights the most popular condiments ingredients with quinoa, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top condiments Ingredients
#1hummus
43.68%
#2pesto
22.11%
#3chili
17.89%
#4olive oil
16.32%
Fastest Rising condiments Ingredients
#1pesto
52.59%
#2olive oil
16.12%
Fastest Falling condiments Ingredients
#1chili
24.87%
#2hummus
9.12%
dairy Trends Highlights the most popular dairy ingredients with quinoa, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top dairy Ingredients
#1cheese
65.61%
#2feta
34.39%
Fastest Falling dairy Ingredients
#1feta
31.1%
#2cheese
27.55%
beverages Trends Highlights the most popular beverages ingredients with quinoa, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top beverages Ingredients
#1coffee
52.08%
#2smoothie
47.92%
Fastest Rising beverages Ingredients
#1coffee
11.55%
Fastest Falling beverages Ingredients
#1smoothie
29.85%
nuts and seeds Trends Highlights the most popular nuts and seeds ingredients with quinoa, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top nuts and seeds Ingredients
#1coconut
59.37%
#2chia seeds
40.63%
Fastest Rising nuts and seeds Ingredients
#1chia seeds
#2coconut
1.78%
bakery and desserts Trends Highlights the most popular bakery and desserts ingredients with quinoa, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top bakery and desserts Ingredients
#1bread
58.44%
#2cake
41.56%
Fastest Rising bakery and desserts Ingredients
#1cake
21.17%
Fastest Falling bakery and desserts Ingredients
#1bread
32.68%
alcohol Trends Highlights the most popular alcohol ingredients with quinoa, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top alcohol Ingredients
#1wine
Fastest Falling alcohol Ingredients
#1wine
30.09%
fruits Trends Highlights the most popular fruits ingredients with quinoa, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top fruits Ingredients
#1blueberries
Fastest Falling fruits Ingredients
#1blueberries
20.37%

Diets & Traits

Why people choose this dish, and how it performed in various popular diets over the past year

Top Motivators The leading reasons consumers choose quinoa compared to all other dishes
fitness
49.21%
clean eating
9.80%
meal prep
6.88%
Diets Over Time The dietary references with quinoa over time
Jan '18Feb '18Mar '18Apr '18May '18Jun '18Jul '18Aug '18Sep '18Oct '18Nov '18Dec '1802.557.51012.51517.52022.52527.53032.535
  • vegan
  • vegetarian
  • clean eating
  • gluten free

Restaurant Analysis

A look at the most popular quinoa dishes served in restaurants, their price points, and popularity

Restaurant Penetration Percentage of restaurants that serve quinoa

2.62%

Cuisine Penetration The most popular restaurant cuisine to feature quinoa

american restaurant

17 %
quinoa Pricing Analysis Average price of quinoa across the variously priced restaurants, from cheapest to most expensive
$14.13$9.87$14.76$15.05$17.94AVG$$$$$$$$$$
Most Popular quinoa Dishes The most notable variations of quinoa served across the country
DISH NAMERESTAURANTCITYSTATE
#1 Beet Quinoa Bowl Piecraft New YorkIsland ParkNew York
#2 Quinoa Taco Salad By CHLOE. ProvidenceProvidenceRhode Island
#3 Pad Thai Quinoa Bake Sunflower Cafe NashvilleBerry HillTennessee
#4 Inside Out Quinoa Burger True Food KitchenScottsdaleArizona
#5 Tabouli Quinoa Salad Sassool - CaryCaryNorth Carolina
#6 Quinoa Bowl Salad Salut Kitchen BarTempeArizona
#7 Teriyaki Quinoa True Food KitchenDenverColorado
#8 Black Bean Quinoa Burger The Irregardless Cafe & CateringRaleighNorth Carolina
#9 Mediterranean Quinoa Salad True Food KitchenDenverColorado
#10 Beet Quinoa Salad Red Cow 50th StreetEdinaMinnesota
Menu Items How many total instances of quinoa found in restaurants across the country
7,966
Dish Count Per Menu The average number of quinoa variations on a restaurant's menu
1.99

Home Cooking

Highlighting the leading online quinoa recipes and their penetration

Recipe Count How many online recipes exist for quinoa
22,955
Used As Ingredient How many online recipes use quinoa as an ingredient
22,291
Top Online Recipes The most notable variations of quinoa recipes found online, and how they have performed over the past year
1

Quinoa Broccoli Slaw with Honey-Mustard Dressing from Cookie and Kate

2

Creamy Chicken Quinoa and Broccoli Casserole from Pinch of Yum

3

Quinoa Veggie "Fried Rice" from Damn Delicious

4

Chocolate Quinoa Crisps from The Toasted Pine Nut

5

Crunchy Thai Peanut & Quinoa Salad from Cookie and Kate

6

Chili Mango Zesty Quinoa Salad from Jar Of Lemons

7

Best Ever Vegan Quinoa Chili from Kim's Cravings

8

Chocolate Quinoa Crisps from The Toasted Pine Nut

9

Mexican Quinoa Stuffed Sweet Potatoes from Simply Quinoa

10

Tomato Quinoa Salad from Peas And Crayons

11

Spicy Tomato Chickpeas with Quinoa from Kathleen's Cravings