Food & Beverage Industry Trends Highlights

Caramel popularity has changed by 23.27% over the past year. On average, Caramel is consumed 2.08 times every year. Market adoption for Caramel in restaurants is 31.57% and it is on 0.84% of recipes.

Caramel plating ideas from top restaurants

Most popular Caramel dishes in restaurants. March 2021 data
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Guse's Gourmet Coffee (Longview, Washington)
Broadway By Amar Santana (Laguna Beach, California)
Smallcakes Okemos (Okemos, Michigan)
Weird Brothers Coffee (Herndon, Virginia)

Fastest rising Caramel pairings

The fastest rising ingredients, flavors, and drinks with Caramel. March 2021 data
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#1silken tofu
#2seitan
66.72%
#3dark chocolate
30.27%
#4chicken
30.21%
#5shrimp
29.74%
#6rice
28.65%
#7salmon
28.04%
#8wine
26.97%
#9scallops
25.92%
#10crab
25.77%

Food Market Overview for Caramel

Caramel Growth Over Time

Monitor trends in Caramel related conversations over the past year. March 2021 Data
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  • Annual Growth

    Caramel consumption yearly growth rate
    23.27%
  • Annual Consumption Frequency

    Caramel is consumed 2.08 times on average every year
    2.08
  • The percentage of the average American diet that Caramel represents. March 2021 data

    Market Adoption

  • The popularity of Caramel at home vs at restaurants. The dashed black line represents the breakdown of the industry average. March 2021 data

    Home vs Restaurant Consumption

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

    Popularity in Restaurants

    31.57%
    188,486 of 597,012 Restaurants

Product & Culinary Innovation Analysis

The upcoming food industry trends for Caramel. March 2021 data

Most Popular desserts Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular desserts ingredients with Caramel, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. March 2021 data
Top desserts Ingredients and Pairings
#1caramel
64.62%
#2cake
7.77%
#3ice cream
6.7%
#4biscuits
6.13%
#5caramel apple
3.94%
Trending Ingredients and Pairings
#1fortune cookie
#2rum cake
#3vanilla shake
#4vanilla pudding
#5chocolate truffles
60.14%
Declining Ingredients and Pairings
#1mcflurry
85.88%
#2pumpkin pie
73.64%
#3shaved ice
60.89%
#4spice cake
53.16%
#5apple cake
49.86%

Most Popular food Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular food ingredients with Caramel, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. March 2021 data
Top food Ingredients and Pairings
#1pastry
22.49%
#2bread
18.88%
#3cookie
12.28%
#4biscuits
12.28%
#5toast
6.82%
Declining Ingredients and Pairings
#1chili cheese fries
73.07%
#2pumpernickel bread
72.03%
#3kulfi
63.02%
#4tuna melt
62.39%
#5fish sandwich
59.35%

Most Popular spices and herbs Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular spices and herbs ingredients with Caramel, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. March 2021 data
Top spices and herbs Ingredients and Pairings
#1salt
37.47%
#2vanilla
19.08%
#3cinnamon
10.82%
#4pepper
8.22%
#5garlic
8%
Trending Ingredients and Pairings
#1anaheim chili
#2galangal
#3truffle salt
#4thai pepper
#5dried chili
Declining Ingredients and Pairings
#1pumpkin spice
73.26%
#2garden herbs
71.67%
#3serano pepper
55.02%
#4epazote
51.52%
#5tajin
48.67%

Most Popular dairy Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular dairy ingredients with Caramel, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. March 2021 data
Top dairy Ingredients and Pairings
#1cream
28.4%
#2cheese
23.96%
#3butter
19.16%
#4milk
12.46%
#5cheddar
3.68%
Declining Ingredients and Pairings
#1irish cheddar
66.44%
#2bocconcini
63.64%
#3berry greek yogurt
42.59%
#4peach yogurt
41.82%
#5mozzarella balls
41.04%

Most Popular bakery Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular bakery ingredients with Caramel, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. March 2021 data
Top bakery Ingredients and Pairings
#1chocolate
47.79%
#2sugar
17.31%
#3dark chocolate
5.84%
#4chocolate chips
5.44%
#5white chocolate
4.95%
Trending Ingredients and Pairings
#1demerara sugar
#2turbinado sugar
#3cocoa butter
68.63%
#4bon bon
48.59%
#5milk chocolate
30.44%
Declining Ingredients and Pairings
#1sugar cones
78.75%
#2crumble topping
33.89%
#3chocolate graham crackers
32.87%
#4wheat flour
17.59%
#5whole wheat flour
17.15%

Most Popular vegetables Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular vegetables ingredients with Caramel, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. March 2021 data
Top vegetables Ingredients and Pairings
#1onion
27.49%
#2sweet onion
21.24%
#3greens
9.54%
#4potatoes
8.4%
#5pumpkin
7.35%
Declining Ingredients and Pairings
#1spanish onion
79.02%
#2wakame
69.27%
#3pumpkin