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
Jul '18Aug '18Sep '18Oct '18Nov '18Dec '18Jan '19Feb '19Mar '19Apr '19May '19Jun '19Jul '19Aug '1900.0050.010.0150.020.0250.030.035
Year Over Year
Session Beer growth or decline vs one year ago
56.98%
Yearly Eating Frequency
Average yearly consumption of session beer per consumer
1.52
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
32.08%
#2ipa beer
16.06%
#3ale
11.31%
#4fruit beer
10.2%
#5pale ale
4.91%
#6pale ale beer
4.56%
#7lager
3.69%
#8stout beer
3.3%
#9stout
3.3%
#10bitters
3.18%
Fastest Rising alcohol Ingredients
#1lager
63.27%
#2wine
23.05%
#3coffee beer
12.36%
#4pale ale beer
11.52%
#5pale ale
9.79%
Fastest Falling alcohol Ingredients
#1riesling
87.38%
#2german beer
87.38%
#3syrah
87.38%
#4chardonnay
81.07%
#5white wine
81.07%
food and beverages Trends Highlights the most popular food and beverages ingredients with session beer, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top food and beverages Ingredients
#1fruit
37.4%
#2meat
16.54%
#3vegetables
15.99%
#4seafood
10.92%
#5burger
4.98%
#6pizza
4.22%
#7sandwich
2.43%
#8wing
2.34%
#9cheese burger
2.31%
#10fries
2.29%
Fastest Rising food and beverages Ingredients
#1bacon cheeseburger
#2caesar
#3grilled chicken salad
#4michelob ultra
#5grilled chicken breast
#6cheese burger
#7pizza
#8wing
89.30%
#9sandwich
83.89%
#10seafood
57.75%
Fastest Falling food and beverages Ingredients
#2fruit
11.28%
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
15.69%
#2dried fruit
11.71%
#3orange
11.21%
#4berries
10.25%
#5mango
8.4%
#6lemon
6.66%
#7pineapple
6.22%
#8peaches
5.75%
#9grapefruit
5.42%
#10lime
5.22%
Fastest Rising fruits Ingredients
#1passion fruit
#2dates
89.30%
#3dried fruit
48.00%
#4grapefruit
37.67%
#5mango
31.51%
#6orange
0.96%
Fastest Falling fruits Ingredients
#1honeydew melon
87.38%
#2honeydew
87.38%
#3grapes
74.76%
#4plums
67.55%
#5black cherries
67.55%
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
#1bread
19.77%
#2fruit sours
15.46%
#3toast
11.21%
#4tart
9.25%
#5caramel
9.12%
#6rolls
7.37%
#7roll
7.37%
#8dark chocolate
5.8%
#9frosting
5.46%
#10white bread
5.21%
Fastest Rising bakery and desserts Ingredients
#1brioche buns
#2dulce de leche
#3panini bread
#4cinnamon raisin bread
#5marshmallow cream
#6rolls
#7roll
#8frosting
#9caramel
35.21%
#10white bread
34.61%
Fastest Falling bakery and desserts Ingredients
#1indian bread
87.38%
#2blueberry pie
62.14%
#3cobbler
62.14%
#4graham cracker
62.14%
#5vanilla sugar
62.14%
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
23.56%
#2juice
13.29%
#3brew coffee
12.44%
#4fruit juice
11.53%
#5cider
7.8%
#6water
5.65%
#7tea
5.29%
#8ginger beer
4.98%
#9vegetable juice
4.74%
#10orange juice
4.38%
Fastest Rising beverages Ingredients
#1water
#2tea
#3ginger beer
76.68%
#4vegetable juice
32.51%
#5orange juice
21.15%
#6coffee
12.36%
Fastest Falling beverages Ingredients
#1grape juice
87.38%
#2malted milk
62.14%
#3orange soda
24.28%
#4lemonade
24.28%
#5root beer
24.28%
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
#1chocolate
23.39%
#2vanilla
17.14%
#3pepper
12.98%
#4salt
10.41%
#5fruit salt
9.08%
#6ginger
8.31%
#7pepper jalapeno peppers
4.84%
#8finishing salt
4.41%
#9garlic
4.33%
#10hot pepper
3.73%
Fastest Falling spices and herbs Ingredients
#2finishing salt
62.14%
#3fruit salt
59.23%
#4salt
56.73%
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
23%
#2honey
18.33%
#3chili
11.17%
#4paste
8.74%
#5hot sauce
7.25%
#6spicy sauce
7.15%
#7lemon juice
6.55%
#8fruit jam
6.45%
#9pickles
5.89%
#10tomato sauce
5.38%
Fastest Rising condiments Ingredients
#1paste
#2jam
#3fruit jam
89.30%
#4pickles
51.44%
#5hot sauce
36.30%
#6spicy sauce
36.30%
#7chili
0.96%
Fastest Falling condiments Ingredients
#2lemon juice
65.58%
#3honey
50.78%
#4tomato sauce
11.66%
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
32.84%
#2cream
13.16%
#3half and half
10.48%
#4cheese sauce
9.66%
#5butter
8.48%
#6milk
7.97%
#7cheddar
4.98%
#8selles-sur-cher cheese
4.68%
#9jalapeno cheese
4.47%
#10cream cheese
3.19%
Fastest Rising dairy Ingredients
#1jalapeno cheese
#2butter
#3milk
#4cream cheese
#5cheddar
#6selles-sur-cher cheese
89.30%
#7cheese
72.47%
#8cream
13.58%
#9cheese sauce
13.58%
Fastest Falling dairy Ingredients
#2half and half
32.69%
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
#1tomatoes
11.45%
#2onion
11.13%
#3potatoes
10.81%
#4greens
10.6%
#5lemongrass
10.6%
#6jalapeno
9.96%
#7beans
9.7%
#8red pepper
8.96%
#9avocado
8.11%
#10corn
7.21%
Fastest Falling vegetables Ingredients
#2lemongrass
71.6%
#3corn
24.28%
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
17.15%
#2steak
15.89%
#3bacon
13.18%
#4beef
12.96%
#5pork
10.81%
#6sausage
10.59%
#7hot dog
3.64%
#8turkey meat
2.7%
#9turkey
2.7%
#10goat meat
2.59%
Fastest Rising meat Ingredients
#1goat meat
#2buffalo sauce
#3prosciutto
#4bison
#5marrow
#6bone marrow
#7turkey meat
89.30%
#8turkey
89.30%
#9beef
62.26%
#10chicken
32.51%
Fastest Falling meat Ingredients
#3hot dog
74.76%
#4franks
62.14%
#5chicken sausage
24.28%
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
32.34%
#2prawns
11.4%
#3shrimp
11.4%
#4herring
10.23%
#5oysters
9.54%
#6tuna
7.12%
#7shrimp meat
6.15%
#8salmon
5.67%
#9crab meat
3.73%
#10scallops
2.28%
Fastest Rising seafood Ingredients
#1crab meat
#2herring
#3fish
#4tuna
#5salmon
#6prawns
51.44%
#7shrimp
51.44%
Fastest Falling seafood Ingredients
#2shrimp meat
39.42%
#3scallops
24.28%
#4oysters
9.14%
perishables and prepared Trends Highlights the most popular perishables and prepared ingredients with session beer, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top perishables and prepared Ingredients
#1tacos
19.59%
#2salad
17.32%
#3ice
15.5%
#4ice cream
9.94%
#5fruit salad
9.8%
#6eggs
7.38%
#7stock
5.12%
#8nachos
4.82%
#9slaw
4.24%
#10vanilla ice cream
4.09%
Fastest Falling perishables and prepared Ingredients
#2nachos
74.76%
#3tacos
17.97%
grain Trends Highlights the most popular grain ingredients with session beer, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top grain Ingredients
#1malt
Fastest Falling grain Ingredients
#1malt
32.39%
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
#1oatmeal
15.76%
#2oats
15.3%
#3barley
13.79%
#4rice
13.33%
#5wheat berries
12.17%
#6pasta
10.08%
#7granola
6.26%
#8quinoa
4.29%
#9red rice
4.29%
#10cereal
3.13%
Fastest Rising grains Ingredients
#1quinoa
#2udon noodles
#3risotto rice
#4wild rice
#5sunflower seeds
#6maize meal
#7pasta
51.44%
#8wheat berries
38.82%
#9barley
6.01%
Fastest Falling grains Ingredients
#1granola
89.18%
#2cereal
62.14%
#3rice
36.9%
#4red rice
24.28%
#5oats
24.28%
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
55.71%
#2almonds
9.02%
#3pecans
7.41%
#4pistachios
5.81%
#5walnuts
5.01%
#6hazelnuts
4.21%
#7candied pecans
3.21%
#8pine nuts
2.4%
#9pistachio nuts
2.4%
#10pumpkin seeds
2.4%
Fastest Rising nuts and seeds Ingredients
#1pistachios
#2pine nuts
#3pistachio nuts
#4pumpkin seeds
#5coconut flakes
#6coconut
29.81%
Fastest Falling nuts and seeds Ingredients
#4almonds
100%
#5candied pecans
24.28%
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
Aug '18Sep '18Oct '18Nov '18Dec '18Jan '19Feb '19Mar '19Apr '19May '19Jun '19Jul '19Aug '1900.250.50.7511.251.51.7522.252.52.7533.25
  • vegan
  • vegetarian
  • gluten free
  • keto
Top Motivators The leading reasons consumers choose session beer compared to all other dishes
fitness
9.36%
snack
1.61%
weight loss
1.50%
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
$6.77$6.92$6.6$7.72$9.63AVG$$$$$$$$$$
Restaurant Penetration Percentage of restaurants that serve session beer
0.44%
Cuisine Penetration The most popular restaurant cuisine to feature session beer
american restaurant
26%
Menu Items How many total instances of session beer found in restaurants across the country
1,223
Dish Count Per Menu The average number of session beer variations on a restaurant's menu
1.49
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