watermelon Trends

Highlights

Top 4 restaurant dishesSee More Most popular watermelon dishes in restaurants
#1GRILLED SHRIMP CHARRED WATERMELON SALAD
Crave American Kitchen & Sushi Bar (Roseville, Minnesota)
#2MANGO STRAWBERRY WATERMELON MILK SHAVED ICE
Juice Box (Houston, Texas)
#3WATERMELON BEET SALAD
Candle 79 (Nyc, New York)
#4WATERMELON FIESTA SEASONAL
Hawx Burger Bar & Electro Lounge (Balcones Heights, Texas)
Top rising variationsSee More The fastest rising ingredients, flavors, drinks etc with watermelon
#1blackberries
#2tacos
#3pancakes
#4chocolate
#5margarita
#6tea
58.34%
#7juice
57.36%
#8tequila
55.51%
#9ice cream
46.46%
#10chicken
40.94%
Restaurants Percentage of restaurants that serve watermelon

3.46%

5,293 of 152,763 Restaurants
Online Recipes Percentage of all online watermelon recipes

0.15%

2,427 of 1,593,361 Recipes

Overview

watermelon Growth Over Time How watermelon has risen or fallen in popularity over the past year
Dec '17Jan '18Feb '18Mar '18Apr '18May '18Jun '18Jul '18Aug '18Sep '18Oct '18Nov '18Dec '1800.050.10.150.20.250.30.350.40.450.50.55
Year Over Year WATERMELON growth or decline vs one year ago
9.74%
Yearly Eating Frequency Average yearly consumption of watermelon per consumer
1.39
Share of Plate The percentage of the average American diet that watermelon represents
Eat in vs Eat out The popularity of watermelon 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 watermelon

3.46%

5,293 of 152,763 Restaurants
Online Recipes Percentage of all online watermelon recipes

0.15%

2,427 of 1,593,361 Recipes

Innovation Analysis

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

perishables and prepared Trends Highlights the most popular perishables and prepared ingredients with watermelon, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top perishables and prepared Ingredients
#1salad
59.91%
#2ice cream
36.99%
#3tacos
3.09%
Fastest Rising perishables and prepared Ingredients
#1tacos
#2ice cream
46.46%
Fastest Falling perishables and prepared Ingredients
#1salad
15.59%
beverages Trends Highlights the most popular beverages ingredients with watermelon, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top beverages Ingredients
#1juice
44.4%
#2smoothie
30.37%
#3coffee
14.16%
#4tea
11.07%
Fastest Rising beverages Ingredients
#1tea
58.34%
#2juice
57.36%
#3smoothie
35.78%
Fastest Falling beverages Ingredients
#1coffee
12.04%
fruits Trends Highlights the most popular fruits ingredients with watermelon, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top fruits Ingredients
#1melon
52.05%
#2strawberries
20.33%
#3blueberries
10.02%
#4orange
4.4%
#5bananas
3.49%
#6blackberries
3.34%
#7grapes
3.19%
#8berries
3.19%
Fastest Rising fruits Ingredients
#1blackberries
#2strawberries
5.62%
Fastest Falling fruits Ingredients
#1berries
19.37%
#2grapes
10.32%
#3bananas
10.04%
#4orange
6.25%
#5melon
2.91%
#6blueberries
1.04%
alcohol Trends Highlights the most popular alcohol ingredients with watermelon, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top alcohol Ingredients
#1cocktail
39.31%
#2margarita
34.73%
#3tequila
25.95%
Fastest Rising alcohol Ingredients
#1margarita
#2tequila
55.51%
#3cocktail
13.10%
dairy Trends Highlights the most popular dairy ingredients with watermelon, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top dairy Ingredients
#1cheese
Fastest Falling dairy Ingredients
#1cheese
32.53%
spices and herbs Trends Highlights the most popular spices and herbs ingredients with watermelon, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top spices and herbs Ingredients
#1chocolate
Fastest Rising spices and herbs Ingredients
#1chocolate
meat Trends Highlights the most popular meat ingredients with watermelon, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top meat Ingredients
#1chicken
Fastest Rising meat Ingredients
#1chicken
40.94%
bakery and desserts Trends Highlights the most popular bakery and desserts ingredients with watermelon, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top bakery and desserts Ingredients
#1cake
#2pancakes
5.97%
Fastest Rising bakery and desserts Ingredients
#1pancakes
Fastest Falling bakery and desserts Ingredients
#1cake
12.04%
vegetables Trends Highlights the most popular vegetables ingredients with watermelon, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top vegetables Ingredients
#1tomatoes
Fastest Falling vegetables Ingredients
#1tomatoes
1.04%

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 watermelon compared to all other dishes
fitness
23.66%
weight loss
4.32%
clean eating
3.92%
Diets Over Time The dietary references with watermelon over time
Jan '18Feb '18Mar '18Apr '18May '18Jun '18Jul '18Aug '18Sep '18Oct '18Nov '18Dec '1801.252.53.7556.257.58.751011.2512.513.751516.2517.5
  • vegan
  • clean eating
  • vegetarian
  • gluten free

Restaurant Analysis

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

Restaurant Penetration Percentage of restaurants that serve watermelon

3.46%

Cuisine Penetration The most popular restaurant cuisine to feature watermelon

american restaurant

35 %
watermelon Pricing Analysis Average price of watermelon across the variously priced restaurants, from cheapest to most expensive
$8.68$7.06$9.74$7.95$9.31AVG$$$$$$$$$$
Most Popular watermelon Dishes The most notable variations of watermelon served across the country
DISH NAMERESTAURANTCITYSTATE
#1 Grilled Shrimp Charred Watermelon Salad CRAVE American Kitchen & Sushi BarRosevilleMinnesota
#2 Mango Strawberry Watermelon Milk Shaved Ice Juice BoxHoustonTexas
#3 Watermelon Beet Salad Candle 79NycNew York
#4 Watermelon Fiesta Seasonal Hawx Burger Bar & Electro LoungeBalcones HeightsTexas
#5 Berry Watermelon Salad Beau's GrilleFairlawnOhio
#6 Baby Beets Watermelon Salad Oola Restaurant and BarSfCalifornia
#7 Watermelon Poke Planta TorontoTorontoOntario
#8 Watermelon Lemonade East Hampton Sandwich Co.DallasTexas
#9 Watermelon Feta Jalapeno Saint Marc USAHuntington BeachCalifornia
#10 Watermelon Prickly Pear Margarit Pappasito's CantinaHoustonTexas
Menu Items How many total instances of watermelon found in restaurants across the country
8,168
Dish Count Per Menu The average number of watermelon variations on a restaurant's menu
1.54

Home Cooking

Highlighting the leading online watermelon recipes and their penetration

Recipe Count How many online recipes exist for watermelon
2,427
Used As Ingredient How many online recipes use watermelon as an ingredient
2,361
Top Online Recipes The most notable variations of watermelon recipes found online, and how they have performed over the past year
1

Simple Strawberry Watermelon Smoothie from Eat Thrive Glow

2

Hydrating Watermelon Detox Water For Clear Skin from Alluring Soul

3

Berry Watermelon Fruit Salad from Fork Knife Swoon

4

Strawberry Watermelon Popsicles from Courtney's Sweets

5

Watermelon Feta Basil Salad from Watch What U Eat

6

Watermelon Lime Ice from Eat the Gains

7

Strawberry Watermelon Popsicles from One Lovely Life

8

Watermelon Pizza from Choosingchia

9

Creamy Watermelon Honey Smoothie from Macheesmo

10

2-Ingredient Watermelon Gelato from Dreena Burton

11

Berry Watermelon Fruit Salad from Fork Knife Swoon

12

Watermelon Peach Smoothie from Seasonal Cravings