Food & Beverage Industry Trends Highlights

Hot Chocolate popularity has changed by -74.98% over the past year. On average, Hot Chocolate is consumed 1.4 times every year. Market adoption for Hot Chocolate in restaurants is 13.83% and it is on 0.13% of recipes.

Hot Chocolate plating ideas from top restaurants

Most popular Hot Chocolate dishes in restaurants. June 2021 data
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Ernie's Family Restaurant Inc (Pekin, Illinois)
Spyhouse Coffee (Minneapolis, Minnesota)
Kaldis Coffee On The Plaza (Kansas City, Missouri)
The Milk Shake Factory (Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania)

Fastest rising Hot Chocolate pairings

The fastest rising ingredients, flavors, and drinks with Hot Chocolate. June 2021 data
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#1bread
62.01%
#2tea
56.80%
#3cake
53.04%
#4latte
31.68%
#5coffee
28.63%
#6marshmallow
6.46%
#7cocoa
2.75%
#8biscuits
1.90%
#9chocolate
0.82%

Food Market Overview for Hot Chocolate

Hot Chocolate Growth Over Time

Monitor trends in Hot Chocolate related conversations over the past year. June 2021 Data
Feb '20Mar '20Apr '20May '20Jun '20Jul '20Aug '20Sep '20Oct '20Nov '20Dec '20Jan '21Feb '21Mar '2100.10.20.30.40.50.60.70.8
  • Annual Growth

    Hot Chocolate consumption yearly growth rate
    -74.98%
  • Annual Consumption Frequency

    Hot Chocolate is consumed 1.4 times on average every year
    1.4
  • The percentage of the average American diet that Hot Chocolate represents. June 2021 data

    Market Adoption

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

    Home vs Restaurant Consumption

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

    Popularity in Restaurants

    13.83%
    86,029 of 621,918 Restaurants
  • 0.13% of recipes have Hot Chocolate

    Popularity in Recipes

    0.13%
    6,085 of 4,735,453 Recipes

Product & Culinary Innovation Analysis

The upcoming food industry trends for Hot Chocolate. June 2021 data

Most Popular raw ingredients Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular raw ingredients ingredients with Hot Chocolate, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. June 2021 data
Top raw ingredients Ingredients and Pairings
#1chocolate
58.86%
#2marshmallow
6.67%
#3cocoa
6.61%
#4cream
6.35%
#5milk
5.52%
Declining Ingredients and Pairings
#1pumpkin
81.55%
#2sweet corn
80.53%
#3vanilla nut milk
76.62%
#4vanilla almond milk
76.14%
#5peppermint
74.94%

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. June 2021 data
Top beverages Ingredients and Pairings
#1hot chocolate
72.71%
#2coffee
12.96%
#3tea
3.39%
#4latte
2.25%
#5water
1.72%
Trending Ingredients and Pairings
#1rice wine
#2pepsi
#3coors light
#4heineken
#5bud light
Declining Ingredients and Pairings
#1eggnog
95.96%
#2vodka
50.93%
#3cold water
50.5%
#4apple cider
50.13%
#5coffee liqueur
38.51%

Most Popular prepared food Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular prepared food ingredients with Hot Chocolate, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. June 2021 data
Top prepared food Ingredients and Pairings
#1cookie
19.75%
#2biscuits
16.65%
#3cake
16.43%
#4bread
10.57%
#5pastry
8.19%
Declining Ingredients and Pairings
#1gingerbread
88.8%
#2spice cake
79.68%
#3pumpkin pie
70.61%
#4bundt cake
64.48%
#5souffle
47.72%

Diets & Traits

Uncover the primary dietary motivations behind consumer preferences for Hot Chocolate

Diets Over Time

The dietary references with Hot Chocolate over time. June 2021 data
Mar '20Apr '20May '20Jun '20Jul '20Aug '20Sep '20Oct '20Nov '20Dec '20Jan '21Feb '21Mar '2101.252.53.7556.257.58.751011.2512.5
  • nut free
  • grain free
  • lactose free
  • vegan

Most popular Hot Chocolate related motivations

The leading motivations and claims consumers choose Hot Chocolate compared to all other dishes. June 2021 data
  • fitness

    3.90%
  • snack

    3.10%
  • comfort

    1.63%

Restaurant Trends Analysis

Hot Chocolate adoption in the restaurant industry and pricing segmentation. June 2021 analysis

Hot Chocolate Pricing Analysis

Track the average price of Hot Chocolate dishes across all price tiers. June 2021 data
$4.24$3.13$3.27$6.95$14.58AVG$$$$$$$$$$
  • Restaurant Penetration

    13.83% of restaurants serve. June 2021 data
    13.83%
  • Foodservice Cuisine Penetration

    The cuisine that offers Hot Chocolate the most. June 2021 data
    fast food restaurant
    40%
  • Restaurant Menu Analysis

    381532 of menu items containing Hot Chocolate. June 2021 data
    381,532
  • Dish Count Per Menu

    The average number of Hot Chocolate dishes found in menus. June 2021 data
    4.43

Most Popular Hot Chocolate Dishes

Most popular Hot Chocolate posts from restaurants. June 2021 data
Ernie's Family Restaurant Inc (Pekin, Illinois)
Spyhouse Coffee (Minneapolis, Minnesota)
Kaldis Coffee On The Plaza (Kansas City, Missouri)
The Milk Shake Factory (Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania)

Home Cooking

Discover Hot Chocolate penetration in home cooking

Most Popular Recipes

The most notable variations of Hot Chocolate recipes found online, and how they have performed over the past year. June 2021 data