Food & Beverage Industry Trends Highlights

Saffron popularity has changed by 10.24% over the past year. On average, Saffron is consumed 1.44 times every year. Market adoption for Saffron in restaurants is 2.74% and it is on 0.04% of recipes.

Saffron plating ideas from top restaurants

Most popular Saffron dishes in restaurants. September 2020 data
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London Curry House (Alexandria, Virginia)
Nature's Ice Cream And Cafe (Fremont, California)
Oakleaf (Pittsboro, North Carolina)
Cafe Jardin (Newport Beach, California)

Fastest rising Saffron pairings

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

Saffron Growth Over Time

Monitor trends in Saffron related conversations over the past year. September 2020 Data
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  • Annual Growth

    Saffron consumption yearly growth rate
    10.24%
  • Annual Consumption Frequency

    Saffron is consumed 1.44 times on average every year
    1.44
  • The percentage of the average American diet that Saffron represents. September 2020 data

    Market Adoption

  • The popularity of Saffron at home vs at restaurants. The dashed black line represents the breakdown of the industry average. September 2020 data

    Home vs Restaurant Consumption

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

    Popularity in Restaurants

    2.74%
    15,031 of 549,475 Restaurants
  • 0.04% of recipes have Saffron

    Popularity in Recipes

    0.04%
    1,599 of 3,635,380 Recipes

Product & Culinary Innovation Analysis

The upcoming food industry trends for Saffron. September 2020 data

Most Popular spices and herbs Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular spices and herbs ingredients with Saffron, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. September 2020 data
Top spices and herbs Ingredients and Pairings
#1saffron
65.48%
#2garlic
6.82%
#3pepper
5.87%
#4cardamom
4.58%
#5salt
4.13%
Trending Ingredients and Pairings
#1salt
#2cardamom
#3turmeric
76.12%
#4coriander
74.85%
#5cilantro
74.85%
Declining Ingredients and Pairings
#1cacao
87.34%
#2lemon verbena
70.46%
#3himalayan salt
70.46%
#4matcha
64.56%
#5tajin
55.7%

Most Popular food Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular food ingredients with Saffron, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. September 2020 data
Top food Ingredients and Pairings
#1meats
28.89%
#2seafood
25.92%
#3bread
10.84%
#4risotto
7.88%
#5salad
6.01%
Trending Ingredients and Pairings
#1curry
52.52%
#2pastry
47.11%
#3bread
23.01%
#4eggs
21.70%
#5meats
20.27%
Declining Ingredients and Pairings
#1fish tacos
87.34%
#2chicken salad
85.23%
#3flatbreads
80.31%
#4wheat bread
77.85%
#5ramen
77.85%

Most Popular vegetables Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular vegetables ingredients with Saffron, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. September 2020 data
Top vegetables Ingredients and Pairings
#1tomatoes
19.17%
#2onion
15.78%
#3greens
11.93%
#4potatoes
11.55%
#5olives
9.29%
Trending Ingredients and Pairings
#1onion
74.30%
#2olives
61.53%
#3carrots
43.69%
#4beans
28.52%
#5peas
16.16%
Declining Ingredients and Pairings
#1yellow tomatoes
94.46%
#2edamame
85.23%
#3broccoli rabe
82.28%
#4guajillo
77.85%
#5watermelon radish
77.85%

Most Popular grains Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular grains ingredients with Saffron, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. September 2020 data
Top grains Ingredients and Pairings
#1rice
60.76%
#2pasta
18.94%
#3basmati rice
6.31%
#4couscous
2.63%
#5noodles
2.48%
Trending Ingredients and Pairings
#1macaroni
#2egg noodles
#3bulgur
#4udon noodles
#5lo mein noodles
Declining Ingredients and Pairings
#2linguine
49.92%
#3quinoa
46.2%
#4jasmine rice
37.45%
#5spaghetti
23.21%

Most Popular dairy Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular dairy ingredients with Saffron, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. September 2020 data
Top dairy Ingredients and Pairings
#1cheese
21.95%
#2cream
19.98%
#3butter
17.48%
#4milk
15.72%
#5yogurt
9.81%
Declining Ingredients and Pairings
#2cream
25.58%
#3ricotta
11.39%

Most Popular meat Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular meat ingredients with Saffron, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. September 2020 data
Top meat Ingredients and Pairings
#1chicken
35.97%
#2sausage
15.08%
#3lamb
11.16%
#4steak
9.97%
#5beef
8.66%
Declining Ingredients and Pairings
#2ham
16.31%
#3brisket
11.39%
#4bacon
8.86%
#5steak
7.36%

Most Popular fruits Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular fruits ingredients with Saffron, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. September 2020 data
Top fruits Ingredients and Pairings
#1lemon
28.27%
#2orange
13.02%
#3berries
10.96%
#4mango
7.93%
#5lime
7.87%
Trending Ingredients and Pairings
#1mango
81.07%
#2dried fruit
50.14%
#3raisins
49.95%
#4pineapple
21.84%
#5apple
19.28%
Declining Ingredients and Pairings
#1black cherries
70.46%
#2bergamot
64.56%
#3key lime
64.56%
#4tangerine
64.56%
#5pear
62.51%

Most Popular condiments Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular condiments ingredients with Saffron, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. September 2020 data
Top condiments Ingredients and Pairings
#1oil
24.3%
#2chili
15.75%
#3olive oil
12.79%
#4honey
12.72%
#5aioli
10.6%
Trending Ingredients and Pairings
#1oil
#2olive oil
#3lemon juice
#4chili
33.66%
#5mustard
32.91%
Declining Ingredients and Pairings
#1peanut butter
87.34%
#2nut butter
82.28%
#3corn salsa
77.85%
#4chili sauce
77.85%
#5wasabi
77.85%

Most Popular seafood Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular seafood ingredients with Saffron, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. September 2020 data
Top seafood Ingredients and Pairings
#1shrimp
37.01%
#2mussels
16.44%
#3scallops
15.53%
#4clam
11.16%
#5squid
5.32%
Trending Ingredients and Pairings
#1shrimp meat
#2shrimp
22.92%
#3lobster tails
22.69%
#4scallops
11.85%
#5calamari
6.78%
Declining Ingredients and Pairings
#1lobster meat
55.7%
#2diver scallops
55.7%
#3cuttlefish
46.83%
#4oysters
39.08%
#5sea scallops
36.71%

Most Popular alcohol Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular alcohol ingredients with Saffron, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. September 2020 data
Top alcohol Ingredients and Pairings
#1wine
43.09%
#2rose
16.88%
#3beer
10.16%
#4white wine
8.59%
#5gin
4.22%
Trending Ingredients and Pairings
#1margarita
#2white wine
38.23%
#3bitters
35.24%
#4red wine
32.91%
#5liqueur
15.87%
Declining Ingredients and Pairings
#1pernod
82.28%
#2madeira
64.56%
#3cabernet sauvignon
55.7%
#4brandy
55.7%
#5cognac
46.83%

Most Popular beverages Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular beverages ingredients with Saffron, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. September 2020 data
Top beverages Ingredients and Pairings
#1water
24.67%
#2juice
15.1%
#3tea
13.76%
#4coffee
13.23%
#5soda
12.5%
Trending Ingredients and Pairings
#1hot water
#2water
#3fruit juice
89.62%
#4juice
83.86%
#5green tea
77.22%
Declining Ingredients and Pairings
#1latte
66.77%
#2iced tea
55.7%
#3ginger beer
46.83%
#4smoothie
45.47%
#5milkshake
29.11%

Most Popular fish Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular fish ingredients with Saffron, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. September 2020 data
Top fish Ingredients and Pairings
#1fish
56.61%
#2salmon
15.71%
#3cod
5.92%
#4sea bass
4.76%
#5halibut
4.59%
Trending Ingredients and Pairings
#1lox
#2whitefish
#3salmon steaks
77.22%
#4salmon
22.61%
Declining Ingredients and Pairings
#3mahi mahi
82.28%
#4ceviche
74.68%
#5tuna
68.35%

Most Popular nuts and seeds Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular nuts and seeds ingredients with Saffron, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. September 2020 data
Top nuts and seeds Ingredients and Pairings
#1pistachios
26.79%
#2almonds
25.33%
#3coconut
16.7%
#4cashews
8.68%
#5walnuts
6.42%
Trending Ingredients and Pairings
#1hemp seeds
#2pumpkin seeds
#3pecans
47.68%
#4pistachios
20.09%
#5almonds
19.55%