ale Trends

Highlights

Top 4 restaurant dishesSee More Most popular ale dishes in restaurants
Top rising variationsSee More The fastest rising ingredients, flavors, drinks etc with ale
#1cheesecake
#2lager
#3coffee
73.17%
#4stout
47.37%
#5donuts
47.09%
#6fish
36.58%
#7salad
28.05%
#8beer
27.28%
#9hamburger
16.31%
#10bacon
12.48%
Restaurants Percentage of restaurants that serve ale

9.28%

14,192 of 152,871 Restaurants
Online Recipes Percentage of all online ale recipes

0.02%

310 of 1,431,592 Recipes

Overview

ale Growth Over Time How ale has risen or fallen in popularity over the past year
Nov '17Dec '17Jan '18Feb '18Mar '18Apr '18May '18Jun '18Jul '18Aug '18Sep '18Oct '18Nov '1800.0250.050.0750.10.1250.15
Year Over Year ALE growth or decline vs one year ago
12.09%
Yearly Eating Frequency Average yearly consumption of ale per consumer
2.26
Share of Plate The percentage of the average American diet that ale represents
Eat in vs Eat out The popularity of ale 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 ale

9.28%

14,192 of 152,871 Restaurants
Online Recipes Percentage of all online ale recipes

0.02%

310 of 1,431,592 Recipes

Innovation Analysis

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

alcohol Trends Highlights the most popular alcohol ingredients with ale, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top alcohol Ingredients
#1beer
38.51%
#2lager
20.56%
#3wine
17.47%
#4stout
12.5%
#5cocktail
7.53%
#6tequila
3.43%
Fastest Rising alcohol Ingredients
#1tequila
#2lager
#3stout
47.37%
#4beer
27.28%
#5cocktail
19.51%
Fastest Falling alcohol Ingredients
#1wine
69.95%
bakery and desserts Trends Highlights the most popular bakery and desserts ingredients with ale, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top bakery and desserts Ingredients
#1cake
73.36%
#2cheesecake
20.09%
#3donuts
6.54%
Fastest Rising bakery and desserts Ingredients
#1cheesecake
#2donuts
47.09%
Fastest Falling bakery and desserts Ingredients
#1cake
12.38%
meat Trends Highlights the most popular meat ingredients with ale, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top meat Ingredients
#1chicken
38.03%
#2beef
33.78%
#3bacon
28.19%
Fastest Rising meat Ingredients
#1bacon
12.48%
#2chicken
2.44%
Fastest Falling meat Ingredients
#1beef
3.25%
beverages Trends Highlights the most popular beverages ingredients with ale, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top beverages Ingredients
#1coffee
Fastest Rising beverages Ingredients
#1coffee
73.17%
spices and herbs Trends Highlights the most popular spices and herbs ingredients with ale, 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
1.56%
perishables and prepared Trends Highlights the most popular perishables and prepared ingredients with ale, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top perishables and prepared Ingredients
#1salad
58.96%
#2hamburger
41.04%
Fastest Rising perishables and prepared Ingredients
#1salad
28.05%
#2hamburger
16.31%
dairy Trends Highlights the most popular dairy ingredients with ale, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top dairy Ingredients
#1cheese
Fastest Rising dairy Ingredients
#1cheese
11.29%
grains Trends Highlights the most popular grains ingredients with ale, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top grains Ingredients
#1pasta
Fastest Falling grains Ingredients
#1pasta
2.95%
vegetables Trends Highlights the most popular vegetables ingredients with ale, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top vegetables Ingredients
#1pumpkin
Fastest Falling vegetables Ingredients
#1pumpkin
35.5%
seafood Trends Highlights the most popular seafood ingredients with ale, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top seafood Ingredients
#1fish
Fastest Rising seafood Ingredients
#1fish
36.58%

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 ale compared to all other dishes
fitness
34.27%
clean eating
2.74%
protein
1.69%
Diets Over Time The dietary references with ale over time
Dec '17Jan '18Feb '18Mar '18Apr '18May '18Jun '18Jul '18Aug '18Sep '18Oct '18Nov '1800.511.522.533.544.555.566.57
  • Vegan
  • Clean Eating
  • Vegetarian
  • Gluten Free

Restaurant Analysis

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

Restaurant Penetration Percentage of restaurants that serve ale

9.28%

Cuisine Penetration The most popular restaurant cuisine to feature ale

american restaurant

30%
ale Pricing Analysis Average price of ale across the variously priced restaurants, from cheapest to most expensive
$7.58$8.37$7.14$8.42$12.3AVG$$$$$$$$$$
Most Popular ale Dishes The most notable variations of ale served across the country
DISH NAMERESTAURANTCITYSTATE
#1 Alesmith Nut Brown San Diego Ca Maretalia RistoranteCoronadoCalifornia
#2 Port Jeff Schooner Ale PJ Lobster HousePort JeffersonNew York
#3 Alesmith San Diego Pale Ale Island Prime / C LevelSan DiegoCalifornia
#4 Pale Ale Battered Onion Rings Left Bank Burger BarJersey CityNew Jersey
#5 Alesmith Nut Brown Ale San Diego Ca Maretalia RistoranteCoronadoCalifornia
#6 Dc Brau Public Pale Ale Washington Dc Abv Old Ebbitt GrillWashingtonDistrict Of Columbia
#7 Blue Smoke Ale Ny Abv Blue SmokeNew YorkNew York
#8 Holy Shizz Backstreet Brewery Anaheim Ca Red Ale Imperial Abv Backstreet BreweryAnaheimCalifornia
#9 Rita Red Backstreet Brewery Anaheim Ca Red Ale American Amber Red Abv Backstreet BreweryAnaheimCalifornia
#10 Schlafly Pale Ale St Louis Hiro Asian KitchenSt. LouisMissouri
Menu Items How many total instances of ale found in restaurants across the country
43,983
Dish Count Per Menu The average number of ale variations on a restaurant's menu
3.1

Home Cooking

Highlighting the leading online ale recipes and their penetration

Recipe Count How many online recipes exist for ale
310
Used As Ingredient How many online recipes use ale as an ingredient
229
Top Online Recipes The most notable variations of ale recipes found online, and how they have performed over the past year
#1

Awesomest Cheddar Chive Garlic Ale Crusty No Knead Buns from The Kitchen Whisperer

#2

Canada Dry Ginger Ale® and 7UP® Punch Recipes from Easy Peasy Meals

#3

Mushroom, Chestnut & Ale Pie (Vegan) from Wallflower Kitchen

#4

Steak and Ale Soup with Mushrooms from The Cozy Apron

#5

Slow Cooked Steak and Ale Stew from Skint Dad

#6

Ginger Ale Glazed Carrots (with VIDEO) from The Soccer Mom Blog

#7

Ginger Ale Glazed Carrots (with VIDEO) from The Soccer Mom Blog

#8

Ginger Ale Roast Beef from food.com

#9

Homemade Ginger Ale from Epicurious

#10

Pumpkin Ale Cupcakes from Life As A Strawberry

#11

Brown Ale Marinated Hanger Steak with Caramelized Onions from Little Chef Big Appetite