croutons Trends

Highlights

Top 4 restaurant dishesSee More Most popular croutons dishes in restaurants
#1CRAFT SANDWICH SALAD CROUTONS
Newk's Eatery (Greensboro, North Carolina)
#2FUJI APPLE WALDORF SALAD PETITE BRIOCHE CROUTONS
Cafe Maxx (Pompano Beach, Florida)
#3ND STREET SPINACH SALAD CORN BREAD CROUTONS MODIFICATIONS ASK SERVER
Newport Rib Company (Costa Mesa, California)
#4CAESAR SALAD POACHED EGG CROUTONS CRISPY PROSCIUTTO
Brick+mortar (Santa Monica, California)
Top rising variationsSee More The fastest rising ingredients, flavors, drinks etc with croutons
#1cheese
8.51%
#2parmesan
1.35%
Restaurants Percentage of restaurants that serve croutons

0.46%

709 of 152,763 Restaurants
Online Recipes Percentage of all online croutons recipes

0.06%

920 of 1,593,361 Recipes

Overview

croutons Growth Over Time How croutons has risen or fallen in popularity over the past year
Dec '17Jan '18Feb '18Mar '18Apr '18May '18Jun '18Jul '18Aug '18Sep '18Oct '18Nov '18Dec '1800.0050.010.0150.020.0250.030.0350.040.0450.050.0550.06
Year Over Year CROUTONS growth or decline vs one year ago
21.62%
Yearly Eating Frequency Average yearly consumption of croutons per consumer
1.27
Share of Plate The percentage of the average American diet that croutons represents
Eat in vs Eat out The popularity of croutons 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 croutons

0.46%

709 of 152,763 Restaurants
Online Recipes Percentage of all online croutons recipes

0.06%

920 of 1,593,361 Recipes

Innovation Analysis

The most popular ingredients, flavors, and variations for croutons, 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 croutons, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top perishables and prepared Ingredients
#1salad
Fastest Falling perishables and prepared Ingredients
#1salad
19.57%
dairy Trends Highlights the most popular dairy ingredients with croutons, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top dairy Ingredients
#1cheese
68.94%
#2parmesan
31.06%
Fastest Rising dairy Ingredients
#1cheese
8.51%
#2parmesan
1.35%
meat Trends Highlights the most popular meat ingredients with croutons, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top meat Ingredients
#1chicken
Fastest Falling meat Ingredients
#1chicken
28.88%

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 croutons compared to all other dishes
fitness
23.28%
weight loss
5.93%
clean eating
3.55%
Diets Over Time The dietary references with croutons over time
Jan '18Feb '18Mar '18Apr '18May '18Jun '18Jul '18Aug '18Sep '18Oct '18Nov '18Dec '1801.252.53.7556.257.58.751011.2512.513.75
  • vegan
  • vegetarian
  • clean eating
  • gluten free

Restaurant Analysis

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

Restaurant Penetration Percentage of restaurants that serve croutons

0.46%

Cuisine Penetration The most popular restaurant cuisine to feature croutons

american restaurant

32 %
croutons Pricing Analysis Average price of croutons across the variously priced restaurants, from cheapest to most expensive
$8.76$6.94$8.7$10.4$13.75AVG$$$$$$$$$$
Most Popular croutons Dishes The most notable variations of croutons served across the country
DISH NAMERESTAURANTCITYSTATE
#1 Craft Sandwich Salad Croutons Newk's EateryGreensboroNorth Carolina
#2 Fuji Apple Waldorf Salad Petite Brioche Croutons Cafe MaxxPompano BeachFlorida
#3 Nd Street Spinach Salad Corn Bread Croutons Modifications Ask Server Newport Rib CompanyCosta MesaCalifornia
#4 Caesar Salad Poached Egg Croutons Crispy Prosciutto Brick+MortarSanta MonicaCalifornia
#5 Charred Spanish Octopus Bone Marrow Aioli Potato Crouton Gremolata Beef Jus The OptimistAtlantaGeorgia
#6 Grilled Little Gems Pickled Onions Avocado Boquerones Manchego Olive Oil Croutons Salad ShakewellOaklandCalifornia
#7 Field Greens Roasted Garlic Crouton Salad Boudro's Texas BistroSan AntonioTexas
#8 Fresh Tomato Basil Garlic Crouton Soup Uptown Kitchen & BarJacksonvilleFlorida
#9 Gem Lettuce Garlic Parmesan Dressing Radish Carrots Croutons The Press BistroSacramentoCalifornia
#10 Greens Some From Garden Salty Almonds Millet Croutons Honey Vinaigrette Salad RowHouse RestaurantTopekaKansas
Menu Items How many total instances of croutons found in restaurants across the country
1,060
Dish Count Per Menu The average number of croutons variations on a restaurant's menu
1.5

Home Cooking

Highlighting the leading online croutons recipes and their penetration

Recipe Count How many online recipes exist for croutons
920
Used As Ingredient How many online recipes use croutons as an ingredient
75
Top Online Recipes The most notable variations of croutons recipes found online, and how they have performed over the past year
1

Sweet Italian Sausage Soup with Kale and Cheesy Parmesan Croutons from With Salt and Wit

2

Easy Homemade Croutons from Cooking for Keeps

3

Crouton Tomato Casserole from Taste of Home

4

Homemade Croutons from Striped Spatula

5

Butternut Squash, Apple Cider and Cheddar Soup with Roasted Garlic Cheddar Grilled Cheese Croutons from Cooking for Keeps

6

How To Make Homemade Croutons from Gimme Some Oven

7

Cheesy Potato Casserole with Garlic Croutons from Contentedness Cooking

8

Austrian Garlic Soup With Croutons from Lavender & Macarons

9

Carla Hall's Yellow Tomato Soup with Grilled Cheese Croutons from ABC

10

Red Pepper Soup with Grilled Cheese Croutons from The Seasoned Mom