sweet potatoes Trends

Highlights

Top 4 restaurant dishesSee More Most popular sweet potatoes dishes in restaurants
#1ROASTED SWEET POTATO POBOY
Killer Poboys (New Orleans, Louisiana)
#2SWEET POTATO MASH
Red Rooster Harlem (Nyc, New York)
#3SWEET POTATO PANCAKES
Souzafit Nj (Newark, New Jersey)
#4ROASTED SWEET POTATOES
Dig Inn (Boston, Massachusetts)
Top rising variationsSee More The fastest rising ingredients, flavors, drinks etc with sweet potatoes
#1vegan cheese
#2pie apples
67.22%
#3nachos
60.24%
#4cilantro
59.06%
#5stuffing
17.97%
#6turkey
17.96%
#7gnocchi
17.88%
#8ginger
16.78%
#9brisket
13.15%
#10gravy
11.03%
Restaurants Percentage of restaurants that serve sweet potatoes

10%

15,276 of 152,763 Restaurants
Online Recipes Percentage of all online sweet potatoes recipes

1.57%

25,023 of 1,593,361 Recipes

Overview

sweet potatoes Growth Over Time How sweet potatoes has risen or fallen in popularity over the past year
Dec '17Jan '18Feb '18Mar '18Apr '18May '18Jun '18Jul '18Aug '18Sep '18Oct '18Nov '18Dec '1800.10.20.30.40.50.60.70.80.91
Year Over Year SWEET POTATOES growth or decline vs one year ago
6.9%
Yearly Eating Frequency Average yearly consumption of sweet potatoes per consumer
2.14
Share of Plate The percentage of the average American diet that sweet potatoes represents
Eat in vs Eat out The popularity of sweet potatoes 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 sweet potatoes

10%

15,276 of 152,763 Restaurants
Online Recipes Percentage of all online sweet potatoes recipes

1.57%

25,023 of 1,593,361 Recipes

Innovation Analysis

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

meat Trends Highlights the most popular meat ingredients with sweet potatoes, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top meat Ingredients
#1chicken
32.68%
#2steak
14.65%
#3turkey
12.7%
#4bacon
11.9%
#5beef
10.75%
#6pork
8.79%
#7lamb
2.66%
#8ham
2.22%
#9brisket
1.87%
#10pulled pork
1.78%
Fastest Rising meat Ingredients
#1turkey
17.96%
#2brisket
13.15%
#3lamb
7.47%
Fastest Falling meat Ingredients
#1steak
25.68%
#2pulled pork
21.2%
#3beef
17.82%
#4chicken
12.27%
#5pork
10.8%
#6ham
9.42%
#7bacon
0.75%
vegetables Trends Highlights the most popular vegetables ingredients with sweet potatoes, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top vegetables Ingredients
#1potatoes
17.02%
#2kale
12.49%
#3spinach
10.69%
#4broccoli
10.27%
#5greens
8.81%
#6asparagus
6.67%
#7corn
5.39%
#8cauliflower
4.88%
#9green gram
4.62%
#10pumpkin
4.36%
#11tomatoes
3.59%
#12squash
2.82%
#13yams
2.48%
#14mushrooms
1.97%
#15pie pumpkin
1.45%
#16salad potatoes
0.86%
#17black beans
0.86%
#18brussels sprouts
0.77%
Fastest Rising vegetables Ingredients
#1salad potatoes
#2pie pumpkin
#3brussels sprouts
82.56%
#4yams
35.09%
#5squash
15.76%
#6pumpkin
6.40%
#7kale
4.45%
#8cauliflower
4.35%
Fastest Falling vegetables Ingredients
#1greens
44.27%
#2green gram
37.65%
#3black beans
36.96%
#4tomatoes
32.11%
#5mushrooms
30.87%
#6spinach
26.8%
#7asparagus
23.11%
#8potatoes
14.44%
#9corn
9.6%
#10broccoli
7.48%
perishables and prepared Trends Highlights the most popular perishables and prepared ingredients with sweet potatoes, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top perishables and prepared Ingredients
#1salad
36.74%
#2curry
9.81%
#3eggs
8.56%
#4hamburger
8.04%
#5tofu
7.41%
#6ice cream
7.1%
#7french fries
5.85%
#8guacamole
5.43%
#9veggie burger
3.34%
#10tacos
2.92%
#11falafel
2.51%
#12nachos
2.3%
Fastest Rising perishables and prepared Ingredients
#1nachos
60.24%
#2french fries
4.56%
Fastest Falling perishables and prepared Ingredients
#1hamburger
26.11%
#2falafel
21.2%
#3veggie burger
19.99%
#4salad
16.56%
#5tofu
14.31%
#6guacamole
13.96%
#7ice cream
13.62%
#8curry
13.56%
#9eggs
12.41%
#10tacos
3.01%
bakery and desserts Trends Highlights the most popular bakery and desserts ingredients with sweet potatoes, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top bakery and desserts Ingredients
#1pie
21.9%
#2cake
16.06%
#3bread
12.41%
#4toast
11.68%
#5waffles
7.3%
#6cheesecake
5.84%
#7pastry
5.84%
#8cornbread
5.11%
#9sugar
4.62%
#10pancakes
2.92%
#11brownies
2.68%
#12buns
1.95%
#13cookies
1.7%
Fastest Rising bakery and desserts Ingredients
#1cookies
#2cornbread
47.42%
#3cheesecake
34.53%
#4pastry
16.00%
#5cake
7.43%
#6sugar
4.08%
#7pancakes
4.04%
#8pie
2.52%
#9toast
0.27%
Fastest Falling bakery and desserts Ingredients
#1waffles
41.68%
#2bread
23.93%
#3buns
18.53%
#4brownies
16.24%
condiments Trends Highlights the most popular condiments ingredients with sweet potatoes, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top condiments Ingredients
#1hummus
14.21%
#2stuffing
12.92%
#3chili
11.37%
#4marina sauce
11.37%
#5gravy
9.82%
#6peanut butter
9.04%
#7honey
7.24%
#8olive oil
6.46%
#9pesto
5.94%
#10tahini
5.94%
#11salsa
5.68%
Fastest Rising condiments Ingredients
#1pesto
38.55%
#2stuffing
17.97%
#3gravy
11.03%
#4tahini
0.72%
Fastest Falling condiments Ingredients
#1peanut butter
42.95%
#2hummus
42.24%
#3salsa
28.88%
#4honey
13.12%
#5marina sauce
12.58%
#6chili
6.84%
#7olive oil
3.01%
seafood Trends Highlights the most popular seafood ingredients with sweet potatoes, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top seafood Ingredients
#1salmon
49.84%
#2fish
40.5%
#3tuna
9.66%
Fastest Falling seafood Ingredients
#1tuna
40.62%
#2fish
34.09%
#3salmon
20.3%
spices and herbs Trends Highlights the most popular spices and herbs ingredients with sweet potatoes, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top spices and herbs Ingredients
#1chocolate
27.54%
#2garlic
26.56%
#3cinnamon
12.13%
#4cilantro
10.82%
#5ginger
10.16%
#6pepper
9.18%
#7sage
3.61%
Fastest Rising spices and herbs Ingredients
#1sage
#2cilantro
59.06%
#3ginger
16.78%
#4cinnamon
10.46%
Fastest Falling spices and herbs Ingredients
#1garlic
30.82%
#2chocolate
15.59%
#3pepper
7.99%
grains Trends Highlights the most popular grains ingredients with sweet potatoes, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top grains Ingredients
#1quinoa
32.67%
#2rice
29.7%
#3pasta
23.76%
#4gnocchi
13.86%
Fastest Rising grains Ingredients
#1gnocchi
17.88%
Fastest Falling grains Ingredients
#1quinoa
34.93%
#2pasta
11.33%
#3rice
9.53%
dairy Trends Highlights the most popular dairy ingredients with sweet potatoes, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top dairy Ingredients
#1cheese
79.02%
#2butter
15.18%
#3vegan cheese
5.8%
Fastest Rising dairy Ingredients
#1vegan cheese
#2butter
4.33%
Fastest Falling dairy Ingredients
#1cheese
12.91%
beverages Trends Highlights the most popular beverages ingredients with sweet potatoes, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top beverages Ingredients
#1coffee
54.14%
#2smoothie
30.08%
#3tea
15.79%
Fastest Rising beverages Ingredients
#1tea
2.69%
Fastest Falling beverages Ingredients
#1smoothie
51.51%
#2coffee
10.35%
alcohol Trends Highlights the most popular alcohol ingredients with sweet potatoes, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top alcohol Ingredients
#1wine
Fastest Falling alcohol Ingredients
#1wine
46.47%
nuts and seeds Trends Highlights the most popular nuts and seeds ingredients with sweet potatoes, 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
12.85%
fruits Trends Highlights the most popular fruits ingredients with sweet potatoes, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top fruits Ingredients
#1pie apples
Fastest Rising fruits Ingredients
#1pie apples
67.22%

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 sweet potatoes compared to all other dishes
fitness
38.22%
meal prep
6.86%
clean eating
6.44%
Diets Over Time The dietary references with sweet potatoes 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 sweet potatoes dishes served in restaurants, their price points, and popularity

Restaurant Penetration Percentage of restaurants that serve sweet potatoes

10%

Cuisine Penetration The most popular restaurant cuisine to feature sweet potatoes

american restaurant

23 %
sweet potatoes Pricing Analysis Average price of sweet potatoes across the variously priced restaurants, from cheapest to most expensive
$6$5.32$6.38$8.27$3.74AVG$$$$$$$$$$
Most Popular sweet potatoes Dishes The most notable variations of sweet potatoes served across the country
DISH NAMERESTAURANTCITYSTATE
#1 Roasted Sweet Potato Poboy Killer PoboysNew OrleansLouisiana
#2 Sweet Potato Mash Red Rooster HarlemNycNew York
#3 Sweet Potato Pancakes Souzafit NJNewarkNew Jersey
#4 Roasted Sweet Potatoes Dig InnBostonMassachusetts
#5 Sweet Potato Pie Black Barn RestaurantNycNew York
#6 Fresh Cut Sweet Potato Fries The CoveSan AntonioTexas
#7 Sweet Potato Soup Lula CafeChicagoIllinois
#8 Sweet Potato Chips Bare Roots FarmacyColumbusGeorgia
#9 Roasted Sweet Potato Connector Cafe & GrillLowellMassachusetts
#10 Sweet Potato Chili Maple NOA C