Highlights
Top 4 restaurant dishes Most popular session beer dishes in restaurants See More
Top rising variations The fastest rising ingredients, flavors, drinks etc with session beer See More
Overview
session beer Growth Over Time How session beer has risen or fallen in popularity over the past year
Nov '18Dec '18Jan '19Feb '19Mar '19Apr '19May '19Jun '19Jul '19Aug '19Sep '19Oct '19Nov '19Dec '1900.010.020.030.040.050.060.070.08
Year Over Year
Session Beer growth or decline vs one year ago
-17.49%
Yearly Eating Frequency
Average yearly consumption of session beer per consumer
1.94
The percentage of the average American diet that session beer represents Share of Plate
The popularity of session beer 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
Innovation Analysis
The most popular ingredients, flavors, and variations for session beer, as well as the food and beverage combinations trending and fading over the past year
alcohol Trends Highlights the most popular alcohol ingredients with session beer, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top alcohol Ingredients
#1beer
53.19%
#2ale
14.7%
#3pale ale
5.88%
#4bitters
4.53%
#5stout
4.38%
#6lager
4.12%
#7ipa beer
3.92%
#8wine
3.63%
#9cocktail
2.37%
#10pilsner
2.19%
Fastest Rising alcohol Ingredients
#1rose wine
#2pinot noir
#3rye whiskey
#4apple brandy
#5miller lite
#6pilsner
#7lager
#8stout
81.58%
#9wine
54.22%
#10cocktail
34.93%
Fastest Falling alcohol Ingredients
#1tequila
63.55%
#2prosecco
57.48%
#3american lager
57.48%
#4liqueur
50.94%
#5ipa beer
42.7%
spices and herbs Trends Highlights the most popular spices and herbs ingredients with session beer, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top spices and herbs Ingredients
#1hops
60.74%
#2chocolate
8.9%
#3vanilla
6.77%
#4salt
4.18%
#5pepper
3.85%
#6cinnamon
2.44%
#7ginger
2.33%
#8zest
2.18%
#9clove
1.79%
#10vanilla bean
1.44%
Fastest Rising spices and herbs Ingredients
#1nutmeg
#2pumpkin spice
#3lavender
#4chipotle
#5sesame
#6cinnamon
#7clove
#8zest
#9salt
76.63%
#10pepper
75.40%
Fastest Falling spices and herbs Ingredients
#1cilantro
78.74%
#2vanilla bean
36.22%
#3hops
12.93%
fruits Trends Highlights the most popular fruits ingredients with session beer, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top fruits Ingredients
#1citrus
16.67%
#2berries
13.49%
#3orange
11.89%
#4mango
9.49%
#5grapefruit
7.31%
#6pineapple
7.18%
#7lemon
6.89%
#8peaches
6.06%
#9lime
5.79%
#10passion fruit
4.98%
Fastest Rising fruits Ingredients
#1lychees
#2dragon fruit
#3cantaloupe
#4persimmon
#5sweet cherries
#6lime
#7berries
#8peaches
#9mango
24.21%
#10pineapple
18.12%
Fastest Falling fruits Ingredients
#1mandarin
81.78%
#2raisins
36.22%
#3melon
14.96%
#4dates
12.72%
#5orange
12.42%
food Trends Highlights the most popular food ingredients with session beer, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top food Ingredients
#1meat
27.92%
#2seafood
14.29%
#3pizza
10.41%
#4burger
8.57%
#5ice
6.58%
#6tacos
6.53%
#7wings
5.68%
#8sandwich
4.78%
#9stock
4.64%
#10salad
3.64%
Fastest Rising food Ingredients
#1kimchi
#2mashed potatoes
#3curry
#4cole slaw
#5chicken wings
#6wings
#7salad
#8tacos
#9seafood
#10ice
85.55%
Fastest Falling food Ingredients
#1soft drinks
36.22%
#2poke
36.22%
#3burritos
36.22%
#4popcorn
36.22%
#5fried chicken
36.22%
beverages Trends Highlights the most popular beverages ingredients with session beer, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top beverages Ingredients
#1coffee
29.34%
#2juice
18.76%
#3water
9.96%
#4cider
9.62%
#5tea
6.83%
#6fruit juice
5.72%
#7milkshake
5.72%
#8brew coffee
3.66%
#9espresso
2.74%
#10soda
2.07%
Fastest Rising beverages Ingredients
#1latte
#2seltzer
#3tonic
#4lemonade
#5cider
#6soda
#7brew coffee
#8fruit juice
80.72%
#9coffee
41.36%
#10juice
40.99%
Fastest Falling beverages Ingredients
#1americano
68.11%
#2apple cider
36.22%
#3soft drinks
36.22%
bakery and desserts Trends Highlights the most popular bakery and desserts ingredients with session beer, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top bakery and desserts Ingredients
#1sweetener
15.15%
#2tart
13.03%
#3yeast
10.07%
#4toast
9.08%
#5caramel
8.94%
#6roll
8.13%
#7fruit sours
6.25%
#8frosting
6.25%
#9sugar
4.67%
#10candy
4.22%
Fastest Rising bakery and desserts Ingredients
#1lemon drop
#2sorbet
#3graham cracker
#4brownies
#5brown sugar
#6sugar
#7yeast
#8fruit sours
#9toast
#10candy
Fastest Falling bakery and desserts Ingredients
#1waffles
57.48%
#2crust
36.22%
#3pretzels
36.22%
condiments Trends Highlights the most popular condiments ingredients with session beer, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top condiments Ingredients
#1jam
28.11%
#2honey
18.01%
#3chili
14.05%
#4paste
9.89%
#5syrup
4.31%
#6oil
3.74%
#7salsa
3.32%
#8mayo
3.25%
#9peanut butter
2.68%
#10maple syrup
2.68%
Fastest Rising condiments Ingredients
#1fruit jam
#2fruit compote
#3compote
#4pico de gallo
#5cream sauce
#6salsa
#7peanut butter
#8honey
#9oil
#10jam
Fastest Falling condiments Ingredients
#1mayo
74.49%
#2sauerkraut
57.48%
#3maple syrup
43.3%
#4marmalade
36.22%
#5aioli
36.22%
grains Trends Highlights the most popular grains ingredients with session beer, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top grains Ingredients
#1malt
59.25%
#2oats
10.66%
#3barley
7.6%
#4oatmeal
7.45%
#5rice
3.45%
#6pasta
2.82%
#7cereal
1.8%
#8granola
1.41%
#9shells
1.33%
#10quinoa
1.02%
Fastest Rising grains Ingredients
#1shells
#2quinoa
#3maize meal
#4buckwheat
#5gnocchi
#6oatmeal
#7rice
78.59%
#8pasta
70.09%
#9barley
59.46%
#10noodles
27.57%
Fastest Falling grains Ingredients
#1cereal
36.22%
#2granola
14.96%
#3malt
11.05%
#4oats
1.87%
vegetables Trends Highlights the most popular vegetables ingredients with session beer, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top vegetables Ingredients
#1sun-dried tomatoes
16.36%
#2beans
10.17%
#3corn
8.76%
#4greens
8.02%
#5onion
8.02%
#6tomatoes
7.69%
#7potatoes
6.78%
#8pumpkin
6.53%
#9pickles
5.62%
#10jalapeno
5.37%
Fastest Rising vegetables Ingredients
#1peas
#2squash
#3spinach
#4beetroot
#5beets
#6pumpkin
#7potatoes
#8corn
#9sun-dried tomatoes
#10greens
Fastest Falling vegetables Ingredients
#1red onion
14.96%
#2onion
14.96%
dairy Trends Highlights the most popular dairy ingredients with session beer, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top dairy Ingredients
#1cheese
23.11%
#2cream
19.64%
#3milk
15.72%
#4selles-sur-cher cheese
11.69%
#5butter
8.42%
#6cheddar
3.93%
#7saint-paulin cheese
2.99%
#8saint-félicien cheese
2.99%
#9parmesan
2.15%
#10brie
1.87%
Fastest Falling dairy Ingredients
#1queso
57.48%
#2american cheese
57.48%
#3gorgonzola
36.22%
#4mozzarella
36.22%
meat Trends Highlights the most popular meat ingredients with session beer, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top meat Ingredients
#1chicken
17.39%
#2steak
16.47%
#3bacon
14.49%
#4sausage
11.86%
#5pork
11.59%
#6beef
10.14%
#7hot dog
6.32%
#8franks
5.8%
#9brisket
3.56%
#10ham
1.84%
Fastest Rising meat Ingredients
#1prosciutto
#2beef brisket
#3ham
#4chicken
70.09%
#5pork
40.32%
Fastest Falling meat Ingredients
#1brisket
78.74%
#2steak
61.18%
#3beef
45.33%
#4hot dog
36.22%
#5franks
23.46%
seafood Trends Highlights the most popular seafood ingredients with session beer, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top seafood Ingredients
#1fish
37.82%
#2oysters
11.89%
#3prawns
10.14%
#4shrimp
10.14%
#5salmon
9.55%
#6tuna
5.85%
#7herring
3.9%
#8cod
1.95%
#9clam
1.95%
#10sole
1.75%
Fastest Rising seafood Ingredients
#1salmon
#2herring
#3scallops
#4mussels
#5flounder
#6tuna
#7fish
#8oysters
#9prawns
53.08%
#10shrimp
53.08%
Fastest Falling seafood Ingredients
#3clam
36.22%
nuts and seeds Trends Highlights the most popular nuts and seeds ingredients with session beer, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top nuts and seeds Ingredients
#1coconut
60.77%
#2hazelnuts
11.25%
#3pecans
10.61%
#4almonds
8.04%
#5pistachios
5.14%
#6chestnuts
1.29%
#7chia
0.96%
#8pumpkin seeds
0.64%
#9candied pecans
0.64%
#10pepitas
0.64%
Fastest Rising nuts and seeds Ingredients
#1hazelnuts
#2pecans
#3coconut
#4almonds
27.57%
insects Trends Highlights the most popular insects ingredients with session beer, 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 session beer over time
Dec '18Jan '19Feb '19Mar '19Apr '19May '19Jun '19Jul '19Aug '19Sep '19Oct '19Nov '19Dec '1900.250.50.7511.251.51.7522.252.52.753
  • plant based
  • vegan
  • mediterranean diet
  • vegetarian
Top Motivators The leading reasons consumers choose session beer compared to all other dishes
fitness
7.31%
snack
1.42%
weight loss
1.01%
Restaurant Analysis A look at the most popular session beer dishes served in restaurants, their price points, and popularity
session beer Pricing Analysis Average price of session beer across the variously priced restaurants, from cheapest to most expensive
$6.89$6.74$6.79$7.68$9.43AVG$$$$$$$$$$
Restaurant Penetration Percentage of restaurants that serve session beer
0.36%
Cuisine Penetration The most popular restaurant cuisine to feature session beer
american restaurant
23%
Menu Items How many total instances of session beer found in restaurants across the country
1,510
Dish Count Per Menu The average number of session beer variations on a restaurant's menu
1.54
Most Popular session beer Dishes The most notable variations of session beer served across the country
Home Cooking Highlighting the leading online session beer recipes and their penetration