Food & Beverage Industry Trends Highlights

Grilled Cheese popularity has changed by 3.67% over the past year. On average, Grilled Cheese is consumed 1.28 times every year. Market adoption for Grilled Cheese in restaurants is 18.5% and it is on 0.12% of recipes.

Grilled Cheese plating ideas from top restaurants

Most popular Grilled Cheese dishes in restaurants. September 2020 data
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Hopcat (Kansas City, Missouri)
Byte (Deland, Florida)
Kravings Grille & Ice Cream (Millis, Massachusetts)
Ba'sik (Nyc, New York)

Fastest rising Grilled Cheese pairings

The fastest rising ingredients, flavors, and drinks with Grilled Cheese. September 2020 data
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Food Market Overview for Grilled Cheese

Grilled Cheese Growth Over Time

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

    Grilled Cheese consumption yearly growth rate
    3.67%
  • Annual Consumption Frequency

    Grilled Cheese is consumed 1.28 times on average every year
    1.28
  • The percentage of the average American diet that Grilled Cheese represents. September 2020 data

    Market Adoption

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

    Home vs Restaurant Consumption

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

    Popularity in Restaurants

    18.5%
    101,670 of 549,475 Restaurants
  • 0.12% of recipes have Grilled Cheese

    Popularity in Recipes

    0.12%
    4,408 of 3,635,380 Recipes

Product & Culinary Innovation Analysis

The upcoming food industry trends for Grilled Cheese. September 2020 data

Most Popular food Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular food ingredients with Grilled Cheese, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. September 2020 data
Top food Ingredients and Pairings
#1grilled cheese
41.33%
#2meats
11.51%
#3sandwich
10.45%
#4bread
8.07%
#5soup
7.55%
Trending Ingredients and Pairings
#1bread
29.99%
#2soup
29.68%
#3vegetable soup
24.31%
#4sandwich
23.98%
#5hamburger
22.07%
Declining Ingredients and Pairings
#1graham cracker
81.14%
#2panko
77.36%
#3olive bread
71.7%
#4crostini
71.7%
#5falafel
69.82%

Most Popular dairy Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular dairy ingredients with Grilled Cheese, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. September 2020 data
Top dairy Ingredients and Pairings
#1cheese
76.51%
#2cheddar
6.53%
#3butter
4.74%
#4cream
2.59%
#5mozzarella
2.53%
Trending Ingredients and Pairings
#1provolone
67.63%
#2cream
58.87%
#3butter
57.16%
#4gouda
36.06%
#5parmesan
27.10%
Declining Ingredients and Pairings
#1ghee
88.68%
#2condensed milk
71.7%
#3cotija cheese
71.7%
#4gorgonzola
67.66%
#5oaxaca cheese
62.27%

Most Popular vegetables Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular vegetables ingredients with Grilled Cheese, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. September 2020 data
Top vegetables Ingredients and Pairings
#1tomatoes
40.16%
#2onion
12.5%
#3greens
10.64%
#4avocado
6.64%
#5potatoes
6.35%

Most Popular meat Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular meat ingredients with Grilled Cheese, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. September 2020 data
Top meat Ingredients and Pairings
#1bacon
23.98%
#2chicken
17.57%
#3sausage
15.97%
#4steak
11.84%
#5pork
7.41%
Trending Ingredients and Pairings
#1brisket
61.07%
#2beef
58.84%
#3hot dog
35.03%
#4franks
35.03%
#5steak
34.04%
Declining Ingredients and Pairings
#1bone marrow
71.7%
#2marrow
71.7%
#3rotisserie chicken
62.27%
#4applewood bacon
54.73%
#5canadian bacon
43.41%

Most Popular spices and herbs Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular spices and herbs ingredients with Grilled Cheese, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. September 2020 data
Top spices and herbs Ingredients and Pairings
#1pepper
23.85%
#2garlic
19.54%
#3basil
19.39%
#4salt
10.63%
#5chocolate
9.22%
Trending Ingredients and Pairings
#1cilantro
#2coriander
#3garlic
55.06%
#4basil
53.25%
#5chipotle
49.89%
Declining Ingredients and Pairings
#1garlic chives
62.27%
#2lemongrass
62.27%
#3tapioca
62.27%
#4hot pepper
59.58%
#5fennel
52.84%

Most Popular condiments Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular condiments ingredients with Grilled Cheese, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. September 2020 data
Top condiments Ingredients and Pairings
#1chili
16.12%
#2pesto
13.49%
#3jam
11.61%
#4mayo
11.42%
#5oil
10.98%
Trending Ingredients and Pairings
#1olive oil
#2mayo
#3pesto
62.32%
#4oil
59.79%
#5honey
29.69%
Declining Ingredients and Pairings
#1mustard aioli
77.36%
#2chocolate sauce
77.36%
#3tahini
71.7%
#4onion jam
69.82%
#5spicy mustard
67.66%

Most Popular beverages Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular beverages ingredients with Grilled Cheese, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. September 2020 data
Top beverages Ingredients and Pairings
#1coffee
30.35%
#2soda
19.03%
#3juice
10.42%
#4water
10.17%
#5tea
7.47%
Trending Ingredients and Pairings
#1fruit juice
#2cider
87.19%
#3soda
53.43%
#4smoothie
39.31%
#5water
13.19%
Declining Ingredients and Pairings
#1boba
77.36%
#2brew coffee
62.27%
#3coke
57.56%
#4coca cola
57.56%
#5green tea
54.73%

Most Popular fruits Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular fruits ingredients with Grilled Cheese, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. September 2020 data
Top fruits Ingredients and Pairings
#1berries
22.84%
#2apple
21.1%
#3lemon
10%
#4strawberries
8.81%
#5figs
6.51%
Trending Ingredients and Pairings
#1orange
46.05%
#2bananas
36.88%
#3blueberries
27.64%
#4berries
18.13%
#5apple
16.27%
Declining Ingredients and Pairings
#1dried cranberries
77.36%
#2plantains
67.66%
#3passion fruit
51.49%
#4grapefruit
51.49%
#5black cherries
43.41%

Most Popular alcohol Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular alcohol ingredients with Grilled Cheese, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. September 2020 data
Top alcohol Ingredients and Pairings
#1beer
53.77%
#2wine
24.98%
#3bloody mary
4.29%
#4bourbon
3.53%
#5rose
2.96%
Trending Ingredients and Pairings
#1bloody mary
#2vodka
83.93%
#3red wine
77.86%
#4margarita
64.63%
#5bourbon
38.34%