Food & Beverage Industry Trends Highlights

Hot Chocolate popularity has changed by 61.97% over the past year. On average, Hot Chocolate is consumed 1.27 times every year. Market adoption for Hot Chocolate in restaurants is 12.96% and it is on 0.12% of recipes.

Hot Chocolate plating ideas from top restaurants

Most popular Hot Chocolate dishes in restaurants. December 2020 data
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Kaldis Coffee On The Plaza (Kansas City, Missouri)
Ernie's Family Restaurant Inc (Pekin, Illinois)
Spyhouse Coffee (Minneapolis, Minnesota)
Max Brenner (Nyc, New York)

Fastest rising Hot Chocolate pairings

The fastest rising ingredients, flavors, and drinks with Hot Chocolate. December 2020 data
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Food Market Overview for Hot Chocolate

Hot Chocolate Growth Over Time

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

    Hot Chocolate consumption yearly growth rate
    61.97%
  • Annual Consumption Frequency

    Hot Chocolate is consumed 1.27 times on average every year
    1.27
  • The percentage of the average American diet that Hot Chocolate represents. December 2020 data

    Market Adoption

  • The popularity of Hot Chocolate 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 Hot Chocolate

    Popularity in Restaurants

    12.96%
    78,068 of 602,215 Restaurants
  • 0.12% of recipes have Hot Chocolate

    Popularity in Recipes

    0.12%
    4,762 of 4,109,158 Recipes

Product & Culinary Innovation Analysis

The upcoming food industry trends for Hot Chocolate. December 2020 data

Most Popular beverages Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular beverages ingredients with Hot Chocolate, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. December 2020 data
Top beverages Ingredients and Pairings
#1hot chocolate
69.2%
#2coffee
15.23%
#3tea
3.81%
#4latte
3%
#5espresso
1.71%
Trending Ingredients and Pairings
#1ginger shot
#2soft drinks
#3apple cider
#4mountain dew
#5club soda
Declining Ingredients and Pairings
#1coke
52.97%
#2coca cola
52.97%
#3vegetable juice
51.95%
#4pepsi
47.38%
#5mezcal
47.06%

Most Popular bakery Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular bakery ingredients with Hot Chocolate, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. December 2020 data
Top bakery Ingredients and Pairings
#1chocolate
84.16%
#2sugar
3.93%
#3mocha
2.48%
#4dark chocolate
2.35%
#5chocolate chips
1.91%
Declining Ingredients and Pairings
#1yeast
55.35%
#2lollipop
46.09%
#3nougat
46.09%
#4nut flour
30.2%
#5stevia
22.45%

Most Popular food Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular food ingredients with Hot Chocolate, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. December 2020 data
Top food Ingredients and Pairings
#1pastry
24.34%
#2cookie
14.9%
#3biscuit
14.9%
#4bread
11.85%
#5meat
9.28%
Trending Ingredients and Pairings
#1pasta fagioli
#2bean curd
#3chicken nuggets
#4veggie broth
#5shrimp scampi
Declining Ingredients and Pairings
#1malted milk
76.98%
#2curry
69.72%
#3molasses
57.22%
#4chicken wings
50.88%
#5quesadilla
50.33%

Most Popular desserts Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular desserts ingredients with Hot Chocolate, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. December 2020 data
Top desserts Ingredients and Pairings
#1biscuits
22.87%
#2cake
15.65%
#3ice cream
14.68%
#4caramel
9.56%
#5donuts
8.02%
Trending Ingredients and Pairings
#1caramel apple
#2sheet cake
#3pumpkin pie
#4spice cake
#5candied fruit
Declining Ingredients and Pairings
#1velvet cake
74.6%
#2peanut butter cookie
67.01%
#3ice cream cake
63.16%
#4red velvet cake
57.08%
#5gingerbread
53.53%

Most Popular spices and herbs Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular spices and herbs ingredients with Hot Chocolate, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. December 2020 data
Top spices and herbs Ingredients and Pairings
#1cocoa
26.09%
#2cinnamon
15.9%
#3vanilla
14.23%
#4peppermint
11.64%
#5cacao
8.29%
Trending Ingredients and Pairings
#1salt black pepper
#2thai basil
#3licorice root
#4pumpkin spice
#5lemongrass
Declining Ingredients and Pairings
#1hibiscus
67.73%
#2rose water
50.88%
#3zest
46.96%
#4peppermint
43.5%
#5dandelion
40.8%

Most Popular dairy Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular dairy ingredients with Hot Chocolate, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. December 2020 data
Top dairy Ingredients and Pairings
#1cream
38.59%
#2milk
29.21%
#3butter
12.09%
#4cheese
11.83%
#5cream cheese
1.87%
Declining Ingredients and Pairings
#1emmental français
33.02%
#2brie
23.79%
#3custard
23.12%
#4parmesan
20.11%
#5fruit yogurt
11.59%

Most Popular fruits Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular fruits ingredients with Hot Chocolate, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. December 2020 data
Top fruits Ingredients and Pairings
#1berries
28.44%
#2strawberries
14.59%
#3apple
13.48%
#4orange
9.46%
#5bananas
9.08%
Trending Ingredients and Pairings
#1pomelo