Food & Beverage Industry Trends Highlights

Chocolate popularity has changed by 4.89% over the past year. On average, Chocolate is consumed 2.97 times every year. Market adoption for Chocolate in restaurants is 52.54% and it is on 3.94% of recipes.

Chocolate plating ideas from top restaurants

Most popular Chocolate dishes in restaurants. September 2021 data
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Max Brenner (New York, New York)
Supermoon Bakehouse (New York, New York)
Annie May's Sweet Cafe (St. Matthews, Kentucky)
Vaccaro's Italian Pastry Shop-little Italy (Baltimore, Maryland)

Fastest rising Chocolate pairings

The fastest rising ingredients, flavors, and drinks with Chocolate. September 2021 data
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#1cake
16.24%
#2berries
15.16%
#3beer
14.21%
#4butter
11.48%
#5water
9.17%
#6cream
9.06%
#7tea
5.88%
#8cookie
3.85%
#9biscuits
3.02%

Food Market Overview for Chocolate

Chocolate Growth Over Time

Monitor trends in Chocolate related conversations over the past year. September 2021 Data
Feb '20Mar '20Apr '20May '20Jun '20Jul '20Aug '20Sep '20Oct '20Nov '20Dec '20Jan '21Feb '21Mar '2100.511.522.533.54
  • Annual Growth

    Chocolate consumption yearly growth rate
    4.89%
  • Annual Consumption Frequency

    Chocolate is consumed 2.97 times on average every year
    2.97
  • The percentage of the average American diet that Chocolate represents. September 2021 data

    Market Adoption

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

    Home vs Restaurant Consumption

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

    Popularity in Restaurants

    52.54%
    326,774 of 621,918 Restaurants
  • 3.94% of recipes have Chocolate

    Popularity in Recipes

    3.94%
    186,656 of 4,735,453 Recipes

Product & Culinary Innovation Analysis

The upcoming food industry trends for Chocolate. September 2021 data

Most Popular raw ingredients Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular raw ingredients ingredients with Chocolate, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. September 2021 data
Top raw ingredients Ingredients and Pairings
#1chocolate
52.51%
#2berries
7.8%
#3chocolate chips
7.27%
#4cream
5.88%
#5butter
5.74%
Declining Ingredients and Pairings
#1mistletoe
87.88%
#2lemon verbena
86.72%
#3delicata squash
85.61%
#4pumpkin spice
82.89%
#5salsa roja
82.84%

Most Popular prepared food Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular prepared food ingredients with Chocolate, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. September 2021 data
Top prepared food Ingredients and Pairings
#1cake