squash Trends

Highlights

Top 4 restaurant dishesSee More Most popular squash dishes in restaurants
#1BRUSSELS SQUASH SALAD
Flower Child (Austin, Texas)
#2GNOCCHI ROASTED BUTTERNUT SQUASH PASTA
Cooper's Hawk Winery & Restaurant (Wheeling, Illinois)
#3CRISPY GLUTEN FREE FRIED CHICKEN ACORN SQUASH
350 Main Brasserie (Park City, Utah)
#4BUTTERNUT SQUASH TOAST
Maynards Market & Kitchen (Tucson, Arizona)
Top rising variationsSee More The fastest rising ingredients, flavors, drinks etc with squash
#1maple syrup
#2coffee
66.37%
#3broccoli
47.13%
#4parmesan
29.29%
#5stir fry
22.75%
#6ricotta
19.03%
#7pie
19.03%
#8gnocchi
18.22%
#9goat cheese
16.05%
#10fish
13.16%
Restaurants Percentage of restaurants that serve squash

3.16%

4,826 of 152,763 Restaurants
Online Recipes Percentage of all online squash recipes

1.57%

25,037 of 1,593,361 Recipes

Overview

squash Growth Over Time How squash has risen or fallen in popularity over the past year
Dec '17Jan '18Feb '18Mar '18Apr '18May '18Jun '18Jul '18Aug '18Sep '18Oct '18Nov '18Dec '1800.10.20.30.40.50.60.7
Year Over Year SQUASH growth or decline vs one year ago
15.42%
Yearly Eating Frequency Average yearly consumption of squash per consumer
1.86
Share of Plate The percentage of the average American diet that squash represents
Eat in vs Eat out The popularity of squash 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 squash

3.16%

4,826 of 152,763 Restaurants
Online Recipes Percentage of all online squash recipes

1.57%

25,037 of 1,593,361 Recipes

Innovation Analysis

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

vegetables Trends Highlights the most popular vegetables ingredients with squash, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top vegetables Ingredients
#1zucchini
20.32%
#2pumpkin
16.2%
#3kale
11.37%
#4spinach
9.31%
#5greens
7.43%
#6broccoli
7.25%
#7green gram
5.55%
#8onion
5.28%
#9asparagus
4.74%
#10basil
4.66%
#11kabocha
2.78%
#12sprouts
1.7%
#13pie pumpkin
1.16%
#14bell pepper
0.72%
#15avocado
0.45%
#16truffles
0.45%
#17lentils
0.27%
#18beans
0.27%
#19tomatoes
0.09%
Fastest Rising vegetables Ingredients
#1pie pumpkin
89.04%
#2kabocha
66.89%
#3bell pepper
64.80%
#4sprouts
61.80%
#5broccoli
47.13%
#6basil
32.12%
#7green gram
3.84%
#8pumpkin
0.09%
Fastest Falling vegetables Ingredients
#1truffles
48.32%
#2beans
41.27%
#3avocado
37.58%
#4lentils
35.08%
#5tomatoes
32.63%
#6spinach
25.61%
#7greens
22.18%
#8kale
18.17%
#9onion
17.05%
#10asparagus
10.73%
#11zucchini
2.69%
perishables and prepared Trends Highlights the most popular perishables and prepared ingredients with squash, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top perishables and prepared Ingredients
#1salad
41.85%
#2curry
12.39%
#3ravioli
10.95%
#4risotto
9.78%
#5tofu
6%
#6eggs
4.04%
#7stir fry
3.91%
#8lasagna
3.78%
#9tacos
3.39%
#10mashed potatoes
3.13%
#11hamburger
0.78%
Fastest Rising perishables and prepared Ingredients
#1stir fry
22.75%
#2lasagna
22.00%
#3mashed potatoes
14.77%
#4curry
10.35%
#5eggs
8.34%
Fastest Falling perishables and prepared Ingredients
#1hamburger
35.36%
#2salad
18.12%
#3tacos
10.73%
#4risotto
5.15%
#5ravioli
4.2%
#6tofu
2.09%
meat Trends Highlights the most popular meat ingredients with squash, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top meat Ingredients
#1chicken
40.08%
#2steak
12.73%
#3pork
11.13%
#4beef
10.59%
#5bacon
10.19%
#6turkey
9.38%
#7lamb
5.9%
Fastest Rising meat Ingredients
#1turkey
10.56%
#2steak
5.26%
Fastest Falling meat Ingredients
#1pork
25.26%
#2lamb
18.61%
#3beef
12.88%
#4chicken
11.49%
#5bacon
10.73%
grains Trends Highlights the most popular grains ingredients with squash, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top grains Ingredients
#1pasta
50.75%
#2spaghetti
18.42%
#3quinoa
12.82%
#4rice
12.41%
#5gnocchi
5.59%
Fastest Rising grains Ingredients
#1gnocchi
18.22%
Fastest Falling grains Ingredients
#1quinoa
25.16%
#2spaghetti
19.91%
#3rice
15.19%
#4pasta
5.4%
spices and herbs Trends Highlights the most popular spices and herbs ingredients with squash, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top spices and herbs Ingredients
#1garlic
37.03%
#2sage
13.99%
#3pepper
10.2%
#4ginger
9.04%
#5cilantro
8.75%
#6chocolate
7.87%
#7cinnamon
7%
#8rosemary
6.12%
Fastest Rising spices and herbs Ingredients
#1cilantro
56.22%
#2pepper
13.07%
#3ginger
10.10%
#4sage
0.23%
Fastest Falling spices and herbs Ingredients
#1chocolate
28.09%
#2cinnamon
16.68%
#3garlic
15.74%
#4rosemary
14.61%
seafood Trends Highlights the most popular seafood ingredients with squash, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top seafood Ingredients
#1salmon
54.95%
#2fish
45.05%
Fastest Rising seafood Ingredients
#1fish
13.16%
Fastest Falling seafood Ingredients
#1salmon
11.66%
dairy Trends Highlights the most popular dairy ingredients with squash, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top dairy Ingredients
#1butter
27.12%
#2parmesan
25.99%
#3goat cheese
18.64%
#4ricotta
15.25%
#5mozzarella
12.99%
Fastest Rising dairy Ingredients
#1mozzarella
33.90%
#2parmesan
29.29%
#3ricotta
19.03%
#4goat cheese
16.05%
Fastest Falling dairy Ingredients
#1butter
33.05%
condiments Trends Highlights the most popular condiments ingredients with squash, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top condiments Ingredients
#1pesto
35.26%
#2marina sauce
27.75%
#3olive oil
19.65%
#4stuffing
12.14%
#5maple syrup
5.2%
Fastest Rising condiments Ingredients
#1maple syrup
#2olive oil
11.59%
#3stuffing
2.29%
Fastest Falling condiments Ingredients
#1pesto
36.99%
#2marina sauce
28.2%
alcohol Trends Highlights the most popular alcohol ingredients with squash, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top alcohol Ingredients
#1wine
76.19%
#2beer
23.81%
Fastest Rising alcohol Ingredients
#1beer
5.80%
Fastest Falling alcohol Ingredients
#1wine
21.8%
bakery and desserts Trends Highlights the most popular bakery and desserts ingredients with squash, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top bakery and desserts Ingredients
#1bread
43.69%
#2pie
34.95%
#3toast
21.36%
Fastest Rising bakery and desserts Ingredients
#1pie
19.03%
Fastest Falling bakery and desserts Ingredients
#1bread
10.73%
#2toast
3.59%
beverages Trends Highlights the most popular beverages ingredients with squash, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top beverages Ingredients
#1coffee
Fastest Rising beverages Ingredients
#1coffee
66.37%
nuts and seeds Trends Highlights the most popular nuts and seeds ingredients with squash, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top nuts and seeds Ingredients
#1coconut
Fastest Falling nuts and seeds Ingredients
#1coconut
10.73%
fruits Trends Highlights the most popular fruits ingredients with squash, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top fruits Ingredients
#1apple
Fastest Falling fruits Ingredients
#1apple
31.81%

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 squash compared to all other dishes
fitness
29.75%
weight loss
7.60%
meal prep
6.79%
Diets Over Time The dietary references with squash over time
Jan '18Feb '18Mar '18Apr '18May '18Jun '18Jul '18Aug '18Sep '18Oct '18Nov '18Dec '1802.557.51012.51517.52022.5
  • vegan
  • vegetarian
  • clean eating
  • gluten free

Restaurant Analysis

A look at the most popular squash dishes served in restaurants, their price points, and popularity

Restaurant Penetration Percentage of restaurants that serve squash

3.16%

Cuisine Penetration The most popular restaurant cuisine to feature squash

american restaurant

22 %
squash Pricing Analysis Average price of squash across the variously priced restaurants, from cheapest to most expensive
$12.46$9.02$12.3$14.15$14.14AVG$$$$$$$$$$
Most Popular squash Dishes The most notable variations of squash served across the country
DISH NAMERESTAURANTCITYSTATE
#1 Brussels Squash Salad Flower ChildAustinTexas
#2 Gnocchi Roasted Butternut Squash Pasta Cooper's Hawk Winery & RestaurantWheelingIllinois
#3 Crispy Gluten Free Fried Chicken Acorn Squash 350 Main BrasseriePark CityUtah
#4 Butternut Squash Toast Maynards Market & KitchenTucsonArizona
#5 Butternut Squash Kale Anthem KitchenBostonMassachusetts
#6 Butternut Squash Pizza True Food KitchenPalo AltoCalifornia
#7 Butternut Squash Ravioli Black Barn RestaurantNycNew York
#8 Kabocha Squash Khao Soi Noodle We Have NoodlesLaCalifornia
#9 Squash Momofuku KoNycNew York
#10 Butternut Squash Hash CRAFTkitchen LVHendersonNevada
Menu Items How many total instances of squash found in restaurants across the country
8,100
Dish Count Per Menu The average number of squash variations on a restaurant's menu
1.68

Home Cooking

Highlighting the leading online squash recipes and their penetration

Recipe Count How many online recipes exist for squash
25,037
Used As Ingredient How many online recipes use squash as an ingredient
24,389
Top Online Recipes The most notable variations of squash recipes found online, and how they have performed over the past year
1

Buffalo Chicken Stuffed Spaghetti Squash from The Real Food Dietitians

2

Garlic Shrimp Spaghetti Squash from It's Cheat Day Everyday

3

Slap Your Mama It's So Delicious Southern Squash Casserole from Just A Pinch Recipes

4

Parmesan Squash Chips from A Few Shortcuts

5

Paleo Spaghetti Squash Italian Meatball Alfredo from Paleo Gluten Free Eats

6

Spicy Spaghetti Squash Noodles from Paleo Gluten Free Eats

7

Slow Cooker Butternut Squash Soup from Gimme Some Oven

8

Cheesy Garlic Parmesan Spinach Spaghetti Squash from Peas And Crayons

9

Slow Cooker Butternut Squash Soup from Gimme Some Oven

10

Garlic Parmesan Spaghetti Squash from Salu Salo Recipes

11

Thai Peanut Butternut Squash Soup from Fooduzzi