Food & Beverage Industry Trends Highlights

Vegetarian popularity has changed by -10.43% over the past year. On average, Vegetarian is consumed 3.66 times every year. Market adoption for Vegetarian in restaurants is 20.72% and it is on 0.39% of recipes.

Vegetarian plating ideas from top restaurants

Most popular Vegetarian dishes in restaurants. June 2020 data
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Famous Toastery (Rock Hill, South Carolina)
Poke Planet (San Antonio, Texas)
Poke Planet (San Antonio, Texas)
Poke Planet (San Antonio, Texas)

Fastest rising Vegetarian pairings

The fastest rising ingredients, flavors, and drinks with Vegetarian. June 2020 data
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#1shrimp meat
#2flour
#3anchovy
#4salt
87.36%
#5yeast
85.35%
#6oil
71.24%
#7chili
70.57%
#8garlic
68.10%
#9water
64.70%
#10onion
63.81%

Food Market Overview for Vegetarian

Vegetarian Growth Over Time

Monitor trends in Vegetarian related conversations over the past year. June 2020 Data
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  • Annual Growth

    Vegetarian consumption yearly growth rate
    -10.43%
  • Annual Consumption Frequency

    Vegetarian is consumed 3.66 times on average every year
    3.66
  • The percentage of the average American diet that Vegetarian represents. June 2020 data

    Market Adoption

  • The popularity of Vegetarian at home vs at restaurants. The dashed black line represents the breakdown of the industry average. June 2020 data

    Home vs Restaurant Consumption

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

    Popularity in Restaurants

    20.72%
    114,962 of 554,731 Restaurants
  • 0.39% of recipes have Vegetarian

    Popularity in Recipes

    0.39%
    13,395 of 3,452,628 Recipes

Product & Culinary Innovation Analysis

The upcoming food industry trends for Vegetarian. June 2020 data

Most Popular food Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular food ingredients with Vegetarian, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. June 2020 data
Top food Ingredients and Pairings
#1meats
30.6%
#2salad
16.36%
#3seafood
8.4%
#4tofu
8.29%
#5burger
7.59%
Declining Ingredients and Pairings
#1pepsi
82.09%
#2brownie
72.82%
#3crispy chicken sandwich
70.16%
#4impossible burger
68.8%
#5fried steak
55.23%

Most Popular vegetables Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular vegetables ingredients with Vegetarian, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. June 2020 data
Top vegetables Ingredients and Pairings
#1greens
25.15%
#2onion
17.84%
#3avocado
12.77%
#4spinach
9.42%
#5cauliflower
7.47%
Trending Ingredients and Pairings
#1peperoncini
#2red tomato
#3spanish onion
#4seasonal greens
#5habanero pepper
Declining Ingredients and Pairings
#1water spinach
64.19%
#2endive
55.23%
#3taro root
26.75%
#4bibb lettuce
21.66%
#5watermelon radish
21.13%

Most Popular spices and herbs Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular spices and herbs ingredients with Vegetarian, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. June 2020 data
Top spices and herbs Ingredients and Pairings
#1pepper
23.32%
#2garlic
21.35%
#3salt
16.16%
#4chocolate
8.59%
#5cilantro
6.68%
Declining Ingredients and Pairings
#1carob
91.61%
#2organic ginger
70.16%
#3shiso
51.16%
#4morton salt
44.04%
#5cocoa nibs
38.45%

Most Popular dairy Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular dairy ingredients with Vegetarian, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. June 2020 data
Top dairy Ingredients and Pairings
#1cheese
41.18%
#2butter
12.84%
#3milk
9.61%
#4cream
9.51%
#5yogurt
6.39%
Declining Ingredients and Pairings
#1buffalo mozzarella
71.73%
#2organic milk
55.23%
#3cilantro cream
55.23%
#4vanilla yogurt
50.9%
#5goat milk
37.33%

Most Popular condiments Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular condiments ingredients with Vegetarian, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. June 2020 data
Top condiments Ingredients and Pairings
#1oil
23.47%
#2chili
16.92%
#3olive oil
13%
#4vinegar
7.27%
#5vinaigrette
7.27%
Declining Ingredients and Pairings
#1nutella
91.4%
#2honey mustard vinaigrette
74.42%
#3cucumber yogurt sauce
70.16%
#4ranchero sauce
70.16%
#5tomato relish
70.16%

Most Popular Food Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular Food ingredients with Vegetarian, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. June 2020 data
Top Food Ingredients and Pairings
#1bread
44.78%
#2pastry
13.73%
#3toast
12.26%
#4cake
8.55%
#5ice cream
5.52%
Trending Ingredients and Pairings
#1sheet cake
#2glycerin
#3coconut custard
#4saltine crackers
#5bear claw
Declining Ingredients and Pairings
#1gelato
94.49%
#2funnel cake
80.1%
#3shaved ice
80.1%
#4molten chocolate cake
70.16%
#5gingerbread
66.43%

Most Popular grains Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular grains ingredients with Vegetarian, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. June 2020 data
Top grains Ingredients and Pairings
#1rice
34.87%
#2pasta
32.32%
#3quinoa
11.13%
#4brown rice
5.05%
#5spaghetti
4.86%
Trending Ingredients and Pairings
#1frosted flakes
#2ditalini pasta
#3farfalle pasta
#4beluga
#5cavatappi
Declining Ingredients and Pairings
#1fruity pebbles
77.62%
#2bowtie pasta
70.16%
#3puffed rice
35.34%
#4amaranth
30.36%
#5bran
24.6%

Most Popular beverages Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular beverages ingredients with Vegetarian, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. June 2020 data
Top beverages Ingredients and Pairings
#1water
19.05%
#2juice
19%
#3coffee
17.95%
#4smoothie
11.53%
#5soda
10.91%
Trending Ingredients and Pairings
#1seltzer water
#2tonic water
#3brewed iced tea
#4pink lemonade
#5yerba mate
Declining Ingredients and Pairings
#1americano
82.78%
#2eggnog
64.19%
#3ginger beer
62.7%
#4orange soda
55.23%
#5cream soda
55.23%

Most Popular meat Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular meat ingredients with Vegetarian, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. June 2020 data
Top meat Ingredients and Pairings
#1chicken
32.26%
#2sausage
15.5%
#3beef
15.1%
#4steak
10.62%
#5pork
8.28%
Declining Ingredients and Pairings
#1chicharron
61.63%
#2stew meat
43.03%
#3chicken sausage
43.03%
#4hot dog
19.3%
#5bison
15.18%

Most Popular fruits Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular fruits ingredients with Vegetarian, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. June 2020 data
Top fruits Ingredients and Pairings
#1lemon
25.49%
#2lime
13.52%
#3apple
13.19%
#4mango
10.02%
#5orange
9.45%
Trending Ingredients and Pairings
#1asian pear
#2pink grapefruit
#3elderberry
#4bergamot
#5apple chips
Declining Ingredients and Pairings
#1maracuya
85.08%
#2pitaya
70.9%
#3honeydew melon
62.7%
#4honeydew
60.21%
#5bitter orange
55.23%

Most Popular nuts and seeds Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular nuts and seeds ingredients with Vegetarian, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. June 2020 data
Top nuts and seeds Ingredients and Pairings
#1coconut
40.95%
#2peanuts
20.35%
#3chia
10.8%
#4hemp seeds
5.15%
#5pumpkin seeds
5.03%
Trending Ingredients and Pairings
#1pistachio nuts
#2pecan nuts
#3mustard seeds
76.05%
#4cashew nuts
71.90%
#5flax seeds
34.30%
Declining Ingredients and Pairings
#1macadamia nuts
14.36%
#2hemp seeds
5.35%
#3pumpkin seeds
3.29%

Most Popular alcohol Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular alcohol ingredients with Vegetarian, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. June 2020 data
Top alcohol Ingredients and Pairings
#1beer
30.85%
#2wine
26.48%
#3cocktail
21.47%
#4red wine
3.98%
#5rose
3.86%
Trending Ingredients and Pairings
#1madeira
#2amber beer
#3angostura bitters
#4orange liqueur
#5silver tequila
Declining Ingredients and Pairings
#2mimosa
29.37%
#3cocktail
24.96%
#4rose
2.16%

Most Popular Ingredient Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular Ingredient ingredients with Vegetarian, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. June 2020 data
Top Ingredient Ingredients and Pairings
#1sugar
34.97%
#2flour
25%
#3yeast
10.13%
#4chocolate chips
7.84%
#5dark chocolate
4.74%
Trending Ingredients and Pairings
#1colored sugar
#2bread flour
#3baking soda
#4bittersweet chocolate
#5semolina
Declining Ingredients and Pairings
#1caramel chocolate
77.62%
#2<