salt Trends

Highlights

Top 4 restaurant dishesSee More Most popular salt dishes in restaurants
#1VISION SEA SALT CAESAR
Sea Salt (Naples, Florida)
#2SALT POND APPLE PIE
Twoten Oyster Bar & Grill (South Kingstown, Rhode Island)
#3SALT PEPPER SHRIMP
Eddie V's Prime Seafood (Dallas, Texas)
#4GREEK OLIVE OIL FLAKY SEA SALT
Souvla (Sf, California)
Top rising variationsSee More The fastest rising ingredients, flavors, drinks etc with salt
#1smoked salmon
#2chiles
#3chipotle
#4bourbon
#5brisket
76.74%
#6crabs
73.32%
#7pumpkin seeds
67.24%
#8turkey
65.48%
#9cake
50.44%
#10hummus
49.11%
Restaurants Percentage of restaurants that serve salt

3.4%

5,187 of 152,763 Restaurants
Online Recipes Percentage of all online salt recipes

0.16%

2,484 of 1,593,361 Recipes

Overview

salt Growth Over Time How salt has risen or fallen in popularity over the past year
Dec '17Jan '18Feb '18Mar '18Apr '18May '18Jun '18Jul '18Aug '18Sep '18Oct '18Nov '18Dec '1800.250.50.7511.25
Year Over Year SALT growth or decline vs one year ago
30.04%
Yearly Eating Frequency Average yearly consumption of salt per consumer
3.03
Share of Plate The percentage of the average American diet that salt represents
Eat in vs Eat out The popularity of salt 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 salt

3.4%

5,187 of 152,763 Restaurants
Online Recipes Percentage of all online salt recipes

0.16%

2,484 of 1,593,361 Recipes

Innovation Analysis

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

meat Trends Highlights the most popular meat ingredients with salt, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top meat Ingredients
#1chicken
25.45%
#2steak
20.36%
#3beef
18.38%
#4pork
8.37%
#5bacon
8.37%
#6turkey
5.44%
#7brisket
4.14%
#8ribeye
3.11%
#9lamb
3.02%
#10pork belly
1.29%
#11ham
1.12%
#12chorizo
0.69%
#13sausage
0.26%
Fastest Rising meat Ingredients
#1chorizo
#2brisket
76.74%
#3turkey
65.48%
#4ribeye
11.31%
#5beef
7.85%
Fastest Falling meat Ingredients
#1ham
28.2%
#2pork belly
26.28%
#3bacon
25.49%
#4sausage
11.5%
#5lamb
7.86%
#6pork
3.25%
#7chicken
2.37%
#8steak
1.8%
perishables and prepared Trends Highlights the most popular perishables and prepared ingredients with salt, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top perishables and prepared Ingredients
#1salad
40.3%
#2ice cream
12.56%
#3eggs
10.07%
#4curry
6.97%
#5tofu
6.47%
#6guacamole
5.47%
#7hamburger
3.23%
#8stir fry
3.11%
#9french fries
3.11%
#10tacos
3.11%
#11popcorn
3.11%
#12chicken wings
2.49%
Fastest Rising perishables and prepared Ingredients
#1chicken wings
57.67%
#2stir fry
20.74%
#3french fries
2.08%
#4ice cream
0.34%
Fastest Falling perishables and prepared Ingredients
#1curry
39.4%
#2popcorn
33.16%
#3eggs
19.06%
#4hamburger
18.13%
#5tofu
15.34%
#6salad
7.46%
#7guacamole
5.94%
#8tacos
0.04%
vegetables Trends Highlights the most popular vegetables ingredients with salt, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top vegetables Ingredients
#1tomatoes
12.06%
#2greens
10.74%
#3green gram
9.53%
#4spinach
9.29%
#5potatoes
9.05%
#6kale
8.69%
#7cauliflower
7.24%
#8broccoli
7.24%
#9basil
6.76%
#10pumpkin
6.27%
#11savory
4.58%
#12cabbage
2.65%
#13lettuce
2.29%
#14chilli
2.05%
#15pie pumpkin
0.72%
#16acorn squash
0.6%
#17chives
0.24%
Fastest Rising vegetables Ingredients
#1pie pumpkin
#2acorn squash
#3cauliflower
34.36%
#4pumpkin
23.31%
#5broccoli
20.68%
Fastest Falling vegetables Ingredients
#1lettuce
59.34%
#2chilli
55.08%
#3savory
43.18%
#4chives
32.75%
#5cabbage
32.43%
#6green gram
30.84%
#7basil
30.24%
#8tomatoes
28.05%
#9greens
22.33%
#10kale
20.81%
#11spinach
20.21%
#12potatoes
15.31%
spices and herbs Trends Highlights the most popular spices and herbs ingredients with salt, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top spices and herbs Ingredients
#1chocolate
29.77%
#2garlic
25.46%
#3cilantro
5.87%
#4rosemary
4.83%
#5pepper
4.7%
#6parsley
4.31%
#7cinnamon
3.92%
#8ginger
3.92%
#9turmeric
3.66%
#10thyme
3.52%
#11paprika
3%
#12black pepper
2.74%
#13oregano
2.61%
#14chipotle
1.44%
#15chiles
0.26%
Fastest Rising spices and herbs Ingredients
#1chiles
#2chipotle
#3turmeric
22.29%
Fastest Falling spices and herbs Ingredients
#1black pepper
63.4%
#2parsley
47.37%
#3paprika
43.89%
#4oregano
37.28%
#5pepper
30.99%
#6thyme
30.79%
#7rosemary
28.25%
#8garlic
24.98%
#9ginger
17.07%
#10cinnamon
10.37%
#11chocolate
10.1%
#12cilantro
8.99%
bakery and desserts Trends Highlights the most popular bakery and desserts ingredients with salt, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top bakery and desserts Ingredients
#1bread
21.81%
#2toast
14.77%
#3cake
10.57%
#4sugar
9.06%
#5caramel
7.72%
#6pastry
6.21%
#7sour dough
5.54%
#8cookies
5.03%
#9flour
4.53%
#10pie
4.03%
#11dark chocolate
3.36%
#12yeast
2.18%
#13chocolate cake
1.51%
#14cookie dough
1.51%
#15scones
1.01%
#16waffles
0.84%
#17chocolate chip cookies
0.34%
Fastest Rising bakery and desserts Ingredients
#1chocolate cake
#2scones
#3cookie dough
79.68%
#4chocolate chip cookies
61.25%
#5cake
50.44%
#6pie
24.79%
#7cookies
22.96%
#8pastry
13.34%
Fastest Falling bakery and desserts Ingredients
#1waffles
44.34%
#2yeast
32.43%
#3flour
30.45%
#4dark chocolate
28.05%
#5caramel
23.98%
#6bread
19.51%
#7toast
16.14%
#8sugar
11.7%
#9sour dough
4.6%
grains Trends Highlights the most popular grains ingredients with salt, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top grains Ingredients
#1pasta
47.99%
#2rice
17.27%
#3quinoa
9.64%
#4oatmeal
7.83%
#5spaghetti
7.03%
#6oats
6.22%
#7granola
4.02%
Fastest Rising grains Ingredients
#1spaghetti
32.27%
#2oatmeal
0.09%
Fastest Falling grains Ingredients
#1granola
37.63%
#2quinoa
32.97%
#3oats
26.6%
#4rice
5.91%
#5pasta
5.32%
condiments Trends Highlights the most popular condiments ingredients with salt, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top condiments Ingredients
#1olive oil
24.38%
#2marina sauce
9.98%
#3hummus
9.79%
#4pesto
9.21%
#5peanut butter
9.02%
#6salsa
8.06%
#7honey
6.91%
#8oil
4.8%
#9coconut oil
4.22%
#10tahini
3.84%
#11vinegar
3.84%
#12nutella
2.3%
#13cbd
1.34%
#14stuffing
1.15%
#15cranberry sauce
0.77%
#16chili
0.38%
Fastest Rising condiments Ingredients
#1cbd
#2stuffing
#3cranberry sauce
#4tahini
60.48%
#5hummus
49.11%
#6pesto
33.03%
#7vinegar
16.40%
Fastest Falling condiments Ingredients
#1oil
46.26%
#2chili
40.59%
#3nutella
35.68%
#4marina sauce
33.13%
#5coconut oil
29.41%
#6honey
29.19%
#7olive oil
19.15%
#8salsa
17.22%
#9peanut butter
14.61%
dairy Trends Highlights the most popular dairy ingredients with salt, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top dairy Ingredients
#1cheese
54.01%
#2butter
25.32%
#3parmesan
8.01%
#4mozzarella
7.49%
#5yogurt
5.17%
Fastest Falling dairy Ingredients
#1mozzarella
44.49%
#2yogurt
31.98%
#3butter
20.91%
#4cheese
14.92%
#5parmesan
6.24%
seafood Trends Highlights the most popular seafood ingredients with salt, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top seafood Ingredients
#1fish
44.21%
#2salmon
36.5%
#3tuna
10.09%
#4lobster pieces
6.23%
#5smoked salmon
2.67%
#6crabs
0.3%
Fastest Rising seafood Ingredients
#1smoked salmon
#2crabs
73.32%
#3lobster pieces
5.88%
Fastest Falling seafood Ingredients
#1tuna
31.98%
#2fish
17.97%
#3salmon
10.85%
beverages Trends Highlights the most popular beverages ingredients with salt, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top beverages Ingredients
#1coffee
41.05%
#2water
20%
#3smoothie
14.74%
#4tea
13.68%
#5juice
10.53%
Fastest Rising beverages Ingredients
#1water
35.14%
Fastest Falling beverages Ingredients
#1juice
35.16%
#2smoothie
25.63%
#3tea
22.43%
#4coffee
16.43%
alcohol Trends Highlights the most popular alcohol ingredients with salt, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top alcohol Ingredients
#1wine
52.7%
#2tequila
21.62%
#3margarita
17.57%
#4bourbon
4.73%
#5gin
3.38%
Fastest Rising alcohol Ingredients
#1gin
#2bourbon
#3tequila
46.19%
#4margarita
0.34%
Fastest Falling alcohol Ingredients
#1wine
23.09%
nuts and seeds Trends Highlights the most popular nuts and seeds ingredients with salt, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top nuts and seeds Ingredients
#1coconut
85.96%
#2pumpkin seeds
14.04%
Fastest Rising nuts and seeds Ingredients
#1pumpkin seeds
67.24%
Fastest Falling nuts and seeds Ingredients
#1coconut
18.68%

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 salt compared to all other dishes
fitness
33.72%
weight loss
7.97%
clean eating
6.11%
Diets Over Time The dietary references with salt over time