Food & Beverage Industry Trends Highlights

Blue Cheese popularity has changed by 22.4% over the past year. On average, Blue Cheese is consumed 1.46 times every year. Market adoption for Blue Cheese in restaurants is 24% and it is on 0.13% of recipes.

Blue Cheese plating ideas from top restaurants

Most popular Blue Cheese dishes in restaurants. December 2020 data
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Jtown's Grill (Jonesboro, Arkansas)
Legal Sea Foods - Legal C Bar (Lynnfield, Massachusetts)
Geno's Bar & Grill (Omaha, Nebraska)
Hugo's Restaurant (Portland, Maine)

Fastest rising Blue Cheese pairings

The fastest rising ingredients, flavors, and drinks with Blue Cheese. December 2020 data
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#1silken tofu
#2maca
89.40%
#3apple
89.15%
#4almond cheese
83.29%
#5brown sugar
77.16%
#6caramel
55.50%
#7biscuits
48.87%
#8tofu
47.00%
#9scallops
40.36%
#10coconut milk
33.92%

Food Market Overview for Blue Cheese

Blue Cheese Growth Over Time

Monitor trends in Blue Cheese related conversations over the past year. December 2020 Data
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  • Annual Growth

    Blue Cheese consumption yearly growth rate
    22.4%
  • Annual Consumption Frequency

    Blue Cheese is consumed 1.46 times on average every year
    1.46
  • The percentage of the average American diet that Blue Cheese represents. December 2020 data

    Market Adoption

  • The popularity of Blue Cheese at home vs at restaurants. The dashed black line represents the breakdown of the industry average. December 2020 data

    Home vs Restaurant Consumption

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

    Popularity in Restaurants

    24%
    144,507 of 602,215 Restaurants
  • 0.13% of recipes have Blue Cheese

    Popularity in Recipes

    0.13%
    5,498 of 4,109,158 Recipes

Product & Culinary Innovation Analysis

The upcoming food industry trends for Blue Cheese. December 2020 data

Most Popular dairy Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular dairy ingredients with Blue Cheese, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. December 2020 data
Top dairy Ingredients and Pairings
#1blue cheese
44.5%
#2cheese
41.01%
#3butter
3.34%
#4cream
2.59%
#5cheddar
2.48%
Declining Ingredients and Pairings
#1jalapeno cheese
51.93%
#2boursin cheese
51.44%
#3mozzarella balls
40.81%
#4herb butter
38.57%
#5goat milk
36.44%

Most Popular food Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular food ingredients with Blue Cheese, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. December 2020 data
Top food Ingredients and Pairings
#1meat
37.41%
#2salad
16.64%
#3bread
10.17%
#4hamburger
8.48%
#5wing
6.86%
Declining Ingredients and Pairings
#1tuna salad
75.87%
#2gyro
75.4%
#3italian bread
74.41%
#4fritos
74.06%
#5cheese quesadilla
68.95%

Most Popular vegetables Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular vegetables ingredients with Blue Cheese, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. December 2020 data
Top vegetables Ingredients and Pairings
#1greens
22.56%
#2onion
17.54%
#3tomatoes
15.13%
#4potatoes
8.44%
#5lettuce
7.3%
Trending Ingredients and Pairings
#1salad beans
#2kabocha
#3chilaca pepper
#4turnip greens
#5pumpkin
Declining Ingredients and Pairings
#1ramps
73.51%
#2rhubarb
64.43%
#3pea shoots
60.13%
#4cannellini beans
58.83%
#5yams
58.83%

Most Popular meat Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular meat ingredients with Blue Cheese, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. December 2020 data
Top meat Ingredients and Pairings
#1chicken
27.32%
#2bacon
23.16%
#3steak
17.9%
#4sausage
8.69%
#5beef
7.86%
Trending Ingredients and Pairings
#1chicken andouille sausage
#2genoa salami
#3chicharron
72.18%
#4andouille sausage
70.77%
#5beef sausage
70.24%
Declining Ingredients and Pairings
#1breakfast sausage
56.96%
#2pork sausage
56.29%
#3canadian bacon
19.97%
#4flank
19.62%
#5sausage patties
17.65%

Most Popular condiments Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular condiments ingredients with Blue Cheese, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. December 2020 data
Top condiments Ingredients and Pairings
#1vinaigrette
14.96%
#2honey
14.78%
#3buffalo sauce
12.39%
#4oil
12.26%
#5hot sauce
8.11%
Declining Ingredients and Pairings
#1orange vinaigrette
70.86%
#2tamari
68.43%
#3avocado dressing
68.43%
#4raspberry vinaigrette
64.55%
#5lime dressing
63.58%

Most Popular spices and herbs Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular spices and herbs ingredients with Blue Cheese, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. December 2020 data
Top spices and herbs Ingredients and Pairings
#1pepper
29.38%
#2garlic
27.6%
#3salt
14.17%
#4basil
6.63%
#5rosemary
4.2%
Trending Ingredients and Pairings
#1cacao nibs
#2allspice
#3seven spices
#4pumpkin spice
#5candied ginger
Declining Ingredients and Pairings
#1anise
77.98%
#2herbs de provence
67.9%
#3tajin
62.86%
#4garlic chives
53.81%
#5pink salt
50.81%

Most Popular fruits Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular fruits ingredients with Blue Cheese, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. December 2020 data
Top fruits Ingredients and Pairings
#1berries
18.68%
#2apple