Food & Beverage Industry Trends Highlights

Spicy popularity has changed by 13.68% over the past year. On average, Spicy is consumed 3.61 times every year. Market adoption for Spicy in restaurants is 84.25% and it is on 5.31% of recipes.

Spicy plating ideas from top restaurants

Most popular Spicy dishes in restaurants. June 2021 data
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Milestone Restaurant El Dorado Hills (Empire Ranch, California)
Chili Hills Restaurant Moriarty (Moriarty, New Mexico)
Red Robin Gourmet Burgers (Westland, Michigan)
First Watch - Memorial (Tulsa, Oklahoma)

Fastest rising Spicy pairings

The fastest rising ingredients, flavors, and drinks with Spicy. June 2021 data
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#1water
18.82%
#2juice
18.71%
#3leafy greens
16.16%
#4bread
16.12%
#5mac & cheese
15.64%
#6chicken
11.14%
#7beer
6.31%
#8chili
1.74%
#9curry
0.40%
#10miso soup
0.33%

Food Market Overview for Spicy

Spicy Growth Over Time

Monitor trends in Spicy related conversations over the past year. June 2021 Data
Feb '20Mar '20Apr '20May '20Jun '20Jul '20Aug '20Sep '20Oct '20Nov '20Dec '20Jan '21Feb '21Mar '2100.511.522.533.544.555.5
  • Annual Growth

    Spicy consumption yearly growth rate
    13.68%
  • Annual Consumption Frequency

    Spicy is consumed 3.61 times on average every year
    3.61
  • The percentage of the average American diet that Spicy represents. June 2021 data

    Market Adoption

  • The popularity of Spicy at home vs at restaurants. The dashed black line represents the breakdown of the industry average. June 2021 data

    Home vs Restaurant Consumption

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

    Popularity in Restaurants

    84.25%
    523,995 of 621,918 Restaurants
  • 5.31% of recipes have Spicy

    Popularity in Recipes

    5.31%
    251,325 of 4,735,453 Recipes

Product & Culinary Innovation Analysis

The upcoming food industry trends for Spicy. June 2021 data

Most Popular raw ingredients Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular raw ingredients ingredients with Spicy, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. June 2021 data
Top raw ingredients Ingredients and Pairings
#1chicken
11.52%
#2leafy greens
11.09%
#3chili
10.8%
#4cheese
10.1%
#5pepper
10.07%
Declining Ingredients and Pairings
#1mistletoe
94.68%
#2pumpkin spice
88.38%
#3vermont cheddar cheese
77.83%
#4pumpkin
75.38%
#5sugar cones
72.05%

Most Popular prepared food Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular prepared food ingredients with Spicy, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. June 2021 data
Top prepared food Ingredients and Pairings
#1mac & cheese
18.97%
#2bread
16.48%
#3curry
14.87%
#4salad
11.12%
#5soup
9.77%
Declining Ingredients and Pairings
#1gingerbread
84.9%
#2pumpkin pie
81.03%
#3garlic shrimp scampi
75.51%
#4com chien
54.07%
#5spanish omelette
48.31%

Most Popular beverages Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular beverages ingredients with Spicy, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. June 2021 data
Top beverages Ingredients and Pairings
#1juice
19.94%
#2water
16.74%
#3beer
15.26%
#4coffee
12.69%
#5fruit juice
11.5%
Declining Ingredients and Pairings
#1eggnog
94.53%
#2frappuccino
76.79%
#3stolichnaya
75.96%
#4chai latte tea
67.85%
#5diet pepsi
62.18%

Most Popular undefined Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular undefined ingredients with Spicy, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. June 2021 data
Top undefined Ingredients and Pairings
#1pho
54.24%
#2miso soup
45.76%
Trending Ingredients and Pairings
#1miso soup
0.33%
Declining Ingredients and Pairings
#1pho
4.53%

Diets & Traits

Uncover the primary dietary motivations behind consumer preferences for Spicy

Diets Over Time

The dietary references with Spicy over time. June 2021 data
Mar '20Apr '20May '20Jun '20Jul '20Aug '20Sep '20Oct '20Nov '20Dec '20Jan '21Feb '21Mar '2102.557.51012.51517.52022.525
  • grain free
  • nut free
  • vegan
  • vegetarian

Most popular Spicy related motivations

The leading motivations and claims consumers choose Spicy compared to all other dishes. June 2021 data
  • fitness

    5.05%
  • snack

    4.22%
  • protein

    2.97%

Restaurant Trends Analysis

Spicy adoption in the restaurant industry and pricing segmentation. June 2021 analysis

Spicy Pricing Analysis

Track the average price of Spicy dishes across all price tiers. June 2021 data
$10.31$7.6$12.5$16.52$22.5AVG$$$$$$$$$$
  • Restaurant Penetration

    84.25% of restaurants serve. June 2021 data
    84.25%
  • Foodservice Cuisine Penetration

    The cuisine that offers Spicy the most. June 2021 data
    fast food restaurant
    26%
  • Restaurant Menu Analysis

    17381154 of menu items containing Spicy. June 2021 data
    17,381,154
  • Dish Count Per Menu

    The average number of Spicy dishes found in menus. June 2021 data
    33.17

Most Popular Spicy Dishes

Most popular Spicy posts from restaurants. June 2021 data
Milestone Restaurant El Dorado Hills (Empire Ranch, California)
Chili Hills Restaurant Moriarty (Moriarty, New Mexico)
Red Robin Gourmet Burgers (Westland, Michigan)
First Watch - Memorial (Tulsa, Oklahoma)