quinoa Trends

Highlights

Top 4 restaurant dishesSee More Most popular quinoa dishes in restaurants
Top rising variationsSee More The fastest rising ingredients, flavors, drinks etc with quinoa
#1veggie burger
86.19%
#2spaghetti
70.68%
#3mint
57.55%
#4granola
55.16%
#5pesto
51.89%
#6steak
44.15%
#7arugula
37.78%
#8oatmeal
37.43%
#9edamame
34.99%
#10olive oil
18.16%
Restaurants Percentage of restaurants that serve quinoa

2.68%

4,100 of 152,871 Restaurants
Online Recipes Percentage of all online quinoa recipes

1.51%

21,551 of 1,431,592 Recipes

Overview

quinoa Growth Over Time How quinoa has risen or fallen in popularity over the past year
Nov '17Dec '17Jan '18Feb '18Mar '18Apr '18May '18Jun '18Jul '18Aug '18Sep '18Oct '18Nov '1800.050.10.150.20.250.30.350.40.450.50.55
Year Over Year QUINOA growth or decline vs one year ago
-9.64%
Yearly Eating Frequency Average yearly consumption of quinoa per consumer
2.06
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

2.68%

4,100 of 152,871 Restaurants
Online Recipes Percentage of all online quinoa recipes

1.51%

21,551 of 1,431,592 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
66.58%
#2tofu
7.92%
#3curry
4.83%
#4eggs
4.38%
#5veggie burger
4.19%
#6falafel
2.77%
#7guacamole
2.64%
#8stir fry
2.12%
#9hamburger
1.55%
#10tempeh
1.48%
#11tacos
1.48%
#12meatballs
0.06%
Fastest Rising perishables and prepared Ingredients
#1tempeh
#2veggie burger
86.19%
#3meatballs
66.24%
#4curry
5.72%
#5eggs
4.05%
#6stir fry
3.44%
Fastest Falling perishables and prepared Ingredients
#1tofu
27.03%
#2guacamole
23.83%
#3tacos
15.71%
#4salad
14.48%
#5falafel
14.25%
#6hamburger
0.13%
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
21.84%
#2greens
12.89%
#3spinach
12.04%
#4broccoli
10.11%
#5tomatoes
6.56%
#6corn
4.94%
#7cauliflower
4.63%
#8asparagus
4.4%
#9zucchini
4.24%
#10squash
3.63%
#11arugula
2.78%
#12carrots
2.78%
#13edamame
2.7%
#14onion
2.62%
#15sweet potatoes
1.39%
#16peanut
1.23%
#17savory
1.23%
Fastest Rising vegetables Ingredients
#1peanut
#2savory
#3arugula
37.78%
#4edamame
34.99%
#5cauliflower
10.92%
Fastest Falling vegetables Ingredients
#1zucchini
48.89%
#2carrots
42.94%
#3onion
35.08%
#4tomatoes
33.97%
#5sweet potatoes
32.7%
#6corn
30.63%
#7spinach
19.77%
#8greens
18.84%
#9kale
11.4%
#10broccoli
10.48%
#11squash
5.45%
#12asparagus
4.24%
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
64.51%
#2steak
9.43%
#3beef
9.06%
#4pork
5.91%
#5turkey
5.55%
#6bacon
5.55%
Fastest Rising meat Ingredients
#1pork
#2steak
44.15%
#3beef
12.70%
#4turkey
8.11%
#5chicken
1.56%
Fastest Falling meat Ingredients
#1bacon
37.16%
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
55.6%
#2fish
30.4%
#3tuna
14%
Fastest Rising seafood Ingredients
#1salmon
9.84%
#2tuna
5.24%
Fastest Falling seafood Ingredients
#1fish
15.3%
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
24.63%
#2pasta
22.08%
#3brown rice
16.35%
#4oatmeal
13.59%
#5granola
10.4%
#6oats
9.55%
#7spaghetti
3.4%
Fastest Rising grains Ingredients
#1spaghetti
70.68%
#2granola
55.16%
#3oatmeal
37.43%
Fastest Falling grains Ingredients
#1brown rice
30.53%
#2oats
23.83%
#3pasta
5.85%
#4rice
5.85%
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
32.64%
#2garlic
26.04%
#3cilantro
15.28%
#4pepper
10.42%
#5turmeric
8.68%
#6mint
6.94%
Fastest Rising spices and herbs Ingredients
#1mint
57.55%
#2chocolate
3.44%
Fastest Falling spices and herbs Ingredients
#1garlic
32.29%
#2pepper
30.18%
#3cilantro
10.01%
#4turmeric
6.9%
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
37.95%
#2pesto
18.3%
#3chili
16.07%
#4olive oil
14.29%
#5peanut butter
13.39%
Fastest Rising condiments Ingredients
#1pesto
51.89%
#2olive oil
18.16%
Fastest Falling condiments Ingredients
#1chili
28.91%
#2hummus
8.41%
#3peanut butter
2.47%
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
39.27%
#2smoothie
36.13%
#3juice
24.61%
Fastest Rising beverages Ingredients
#1coffee
10.02%
Fastest Falling beverages Ingredients
#1juice
68%
#2smoothie
21.96%
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
65.43%
#2feta
34.57%
Fastest Falling dairy Ingredients
#1cheese
42.28%
#2feta
29.25%
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
53.64%
#2chia
46.36%
Fastest Rising nuts and seeds Ingredients
#1chia
10.71%
Fastest Falling nuts and seeds Ingredients
#1coconut
8.73%
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
#1mango
47.83%
#2pomegranate
28.26%
#3blueberries
23.91%
Fastest Falling fruits Ingredients
#1mango
18.19%
#2pomegranate
10.48%
#3blueberries
0.7%
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
Fastest Falling bakery and desserts Ingredients
#1bread
28.69%
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
25.12%

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
50.53%
clean eating
10.16%
meal prep
6.73%
Diets Over Time The dietary references with quinoa over time
Dec '17Jan '18Feb '18Mar '18Apr '18May '18Jun '18Jul '18Aug '18Sep '18Oct '18Nov '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

2.68%

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
$14.07$9.69$14.75$14.97$18.28AVG$$$$$$$$$$
Most Popular quinoa Dishes The most notable variations of quinoa served across the country
DISH NAMERESTAURANTCITYSTATE
#1 Friday Pad Thai Quinoa Bake Sunflower Cafe NashvilleNashvilleTennessee
#2 Quinoa Salad AnarSeattleWashington
#3 Tabouli Quinoa Salad Sassool - CaryCaryNorth Carolina
#4 Kale Quinoa Salad Jalapa JarBrooklynNew York
#5 Inside Out Quinoa Burger True Food KitchenAustinTexas
#6 Teriyaki Quinoa True Food KitchenDenverColorado
#7 Black Bean Quinoa Burger The Irregardless Cafe & CateringRaleighNorth Carolina
#8 Lentil Quinoa Turkish Burrito Abracadabra BrooklynBrooklynNew York
#9 Quinoa Hummus Wrap Lilikoi Organic LivingMiami BeachFlorida
#10 Beet Quinoa Salad Red Cow 50th StreetMinneapolisMinnesota
Menu Items How many total instances of quinoa found in restaurants across the country
8,166
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
21,551
Used As Ingredient How many online recipes use quinoa as an ingredient
21,010
Top Online Recipes The most notable variations of quinoa recipes found online, and how they have performed over the past year
#1

One-Pot Sweet & Spiced Quinoa Lentil Salad from Eating by Elaine

#2

Tomato Quinoa Salad from Peas And Crayons

#3

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

#4

Mexican Quinoa Stuffed Sweet Potatoes from Simply Quinoa

#5

Creamy Chicken Quinoa and Broccoli Casserole from Pinch of Yum

#6

Asian Quinoa Slaw Salad with Sesame Ginger Vinaigrette from The Kitchen Girl

#7

Chili Mango Zesty Quinoa Salad from Jar Of Lemons

#8

Garlic Mushroom Quinoa from Damn Delicious

#9

CrockPot Black Bean Lentil Quinoa Chili from Colorful Recipes

#10

Quinoa Stuffed Bell Peppers from Damn Delicious