ice cream Trends

Highlights

Top 4 restaurant dishesSee More
#1 ICE CREAM PARTY
Little Giant Ice Cream (Oakland, California)
#2 CHOCOLATE CHIP COOKIE ICE CREAM SANDWICH
Dessert Club, Chikalicious (New York, New York)
#3 ICE CREAM SUNDAE
Diddy Riese Cookies (Los Angeles, California)
#4 VANILLA ICE CREAM
True Food Kitchen (Palo Alto, California)
Top rising variationsSee More
#1rum
#2jelly
#3peanut butter
#4banana
#5pie apple
87.48%
#6ham
85.43%
#7scallop
83.63%
#8almond milk
81.44%
#9brownie
80.01%
#10ice
75.70%
Restaurants

14.59%

22,311 of 152,953 Restaurants
Online Recipes

0.37%

3,071 of 833,157 Recipes

Overview

Growth Over Time
Sep '17Oct '17Nov '17Dec '17Jan '18Feb '18Mar '18Apr '18May '18Jun '18Jul '18Aug '18Sep '1800.511.522.533.544.555.56
Year Over Year
-11.64%
Posts Per User
2.81
Share of Plate
Eat in vs Eat out
  • Eat In
  • Market Avg.
  • Eat Out
Restaurants

14.59%

22,311 of 152,953 Restaurants
Online Recipes

0.37%

3,071 of 833,157 Recipes

Innovation Analysis

The most popular ingredients, flavors, and variations for ice cream, as well as the food and beverage combinations trending and fading over the past year

bread & baked goods Trends
Top bread & baked goods Ingredients
#1dessert
70.85%
#2oreo
57.08%
#3brownie
33.88%
#4waffle
32.73%
#5marshmallow
28.84%
#6cake
26.34%
#7cookie
25.93%
#8crepe
20.77%
#9cupcake
18.39%
#10pancake
14.93%
#11pudding
10.35%
#12candy
7.75%
#13biscuit
5.61%
#14roll
4.24%
#15popcorn
4.22%
#16tart
3.31%
#17croissant
2.82%
#18banana bread
1.66%
Fastest Rising bread & baked goods Ingredients
#1croissant
88.64%
#2biscuit
88.37%
#3brownie
80.01%
#4banana bread
73.77%
#5candy
65.18%
#6oreo
39.79%
#7waffle
34.04%
#8marshmallow
28.97%
#9dessert
21.58%
#10cake
18.64%
#11crepe
15.20%
#12cookie
3.10%
Fastest Falling bread & baked goods Ingredients
#1tart
54.74%
#2popcorn
40.25%
#3pancake
37.84%
#4roll
24.58%
#5pudding
24.24%
#6cupcake
0.08%
baking spices Trends
Top baking spices Ingredients
#1vanilla
32.22%
#2chocolate chip
28.92%
#3whip cream
24.24%
#4cookie dough
23.15%
#5sprinkle
22.43%
#6caramel
18.19%
#7chocolate
18.04%
#8sugar
11.19%
#9dark chocolate
8.81%
#10sesame
6.89%
#11sea salt
6.32%
#12cocoa
4.57%
#13fat
3.77%
#14frosting
3.22%
#15gluten free
1.68%
#16mix
1.04%
#17spice
1.02%
Fastest Rising baking spices Ingredients
#1caramel
84.77%
#2cocoa
83.22%
#3gluten free
77.47%
#4sugar
73.60%
#5vanilla
69.21%
#6sesame
61.89%
#7whip cream
57.81%
#8chocolate chip
42.98%
#9chocolate
34.60%
#10cookie dough
28.99%
#11sprinkle
14.71%
#12dark chocolate
11.05%
#13mix
1.50%
#14fat
0.95%
Fastest Falling baking spices Ingredients
#1spice
60.07%
#2frosting
29.84%
#3sea salt
16.52%
fruit Trends
Top fruit Ingredients
#1strawberry
20.65%
#2cherry
15.67%
#3banana
13.25%
#4berry
12.32%
#5mango
9.64%
#6blueberry
9.47%
#7blackberry
9.01%
#8passion fruit
6.75%
#9guava
6.17%
#10melon
5.79%
#11pear
5.13%
#12pineapple
4.73%
#13dragon fruit
4.28%
#14dates
3.72%
#15apricot
3.48%
#16jackfruit
2.04%
#17lime
1.72%
Fastest Rising fruit Ingredients
#1pineapple
#2banana
#3lime
86.70%
#4apricot
82.05%
#5blackberry
66.25%
#6strawberry
52.56%
#7mango
45.06%
#8blueberry
22.98%
#9berry
16.82%
#10passion fruit
3.92%
Fastest Falling fruit Ingredients
#1dates
49.79%
#2dragon fruit
44.33%
#3jackfruit
43.86%
#4cherry
36.77%
#5pear
9.12%
#6guava
7.5%
#7melon
5.12%
vegetable Trends
Top vegetable Ingredients
#1matcha
19.72%
#2green tea
19.45%
#3lychee
14.01%
#4peach
11.53%
#5pie apple
9.45%
#6mint
8.65%
#7peanut
6.70%
#8soy free
3.16%
#9truffle
2.59%
#10italy
2.41%
#11savory
1.49%
#12soy
1.38%
#13corn
1.06%
#14ginger
1.00%
#15mash potato
0.61%
#16avocado
0.57%
Fastest Rising vegetable Ingredients
#1ginger
#2mash potato
#3pie apple
87.48%
#4avocado
87.41%
#5savory
86.36%
#6italy
69.89%
#7peanut
49.93%
#8mint
34.18%
#9matcha
29.83%
#10green tea
27.68%
Fastest Falling vegetable Ingredients
#1soy free
48.01%
#2peach
46.55%
#3soy
41.95%
#4truffle
36.52%
#5corn
22.95%
#6lychee
18.2%
fridge Trends
Top fridge Ingredients
#1popsicle
37.37%
#2ice
16.57%
#3burg
3.68%
#4sandwich
3.32%
#5almond milk
3.07%
#6france toast
2.34%
#7taco
2.28%
#8split
1.64%
#9pizza
1.55%
#10salad
0.97%
#11curry
0.44%
#12risotto
0.41%
#13meatball
0.38%
Fastest Rising fridge Ingredients
#1meatball
88.71%
#2curry
83.99%
#3almond milk
81.44%
#4ice
75.70%
#5risotto
72.77%
#6burg
66.92%
#7split
32.00%
#8pizza
15.35%
Fastest Falling fridge Ingredients
#1france toast
48.03%
#2popsicle
38.3%
#3salad
30.54%
#4sandwich
14.59%
#5taco
4.61%
nut & seed Trends
Top nut & seed Ingredients
#1pistachio
19.74%
#2hazelnut
14.00%
#3almond
10.17%
#4coconut
7.48%
#5cashew
6.57%
#6nuts
5.33%
#7chia
1.00%
Fastest Rising nut & seed Ingredients
#1chia
75.41%
#2cashew
74.81%
#3coconut
74.37%
#4hazelnut
58.93%
#5almond
25.12%
#6nuts
22.19%
#7pistachio
20.89%
dairy Trends
Top dairy Ingredients
#1cream
17.56%
#2custard
15.29%
#3milk
11.29%
#4yogurt
8.75%
#5greece yogurt
1.82%
#6philadelphia
1.72%
#7cream cheese
1.50%
#8cheese
1.42%
#9switzerland
1.35%
#10shred
0.42%
#11mozzarella
0.23%
Fastest Rising dairy Ingredients
#1milk
60.61%
#2cream
57.19%
#3switzerland
55.33%
#4custard
35.70%
#5philadelphia
25.51%
#6greece yogurt
24.22%
#7cheese
8.69%
#8yogurt
5.31%
Fastest Falling dairy Ingredients
#1shred
74.65%
#2cream cheese
65.54%
#3mozzarella
45.9%
condiment Trends
Top condiment Ingredients
#1nutella
19.99%
#2peanut butter
6.75%
#3syrup
6.40%
#4jelly
6.29%
#5coconut milk
5.67%
#6almond butter
1.59%
#7sauce
1.42%
#8dip
1.32%
#9miso
1.00%
#10chili
0.82%
#11wasabi
0.79%
#12spam
0.76%
Fastest Rising condiment Ingredients
#1jelly
#2peanut butter
#3miso
59.63%
#4chili
50.72%
#5dip
22.56%
#6sauce
12.88%
#7coconut milk
5.88%
#8almond butter
1.89%
Fastest Falling condiment Ingredients
#1spam
50.93%
#2nutella
20.4%
#3syrup
17.29%
#4wasabi
12.93%
pasta & grain Trends
Top pasta & grain Ingredients
#1cereal
11.93%
#2spaghetti
0.78%
#3pasta
0.68%
#4rice
0.53%
#5udon
0.52%
Fastest Rising pasta & grain Ingredients
#1cereal
68.85%
#2udon
42.69%
#3pasta
31.00%
Fastest Falling pasta & grain Ingredients
#1spaghetti
27.67%
#2rice
7.94%
alcohol Trends
Top alcohol Ingredients
#1rose
2.21%
#2rum
1.90%
#3bourbon
1.79%
#4sake
0.83%
#5whiskey
0.78%
#6beer
0.72%
#7champagne
0.49%
#8wine
0.35%
#9white wine
0.27%
Fastest Rising alcohol Ingredients
#1rum
#2beer
76.93%
#3wine
70.82%
#4champagne
53.98%
#5rose
35.39%
#6sake
32.65%
#7bourbon
4.56%
Fastest Falling alcohol Ingredients
#1whiskey
64.84%
#2white wine
23.95%
meat Trends
Top meat Ingredients
#1hotdog
1.69%
#2prime rib
1.27%
#3bacon
1.16%
#4steak
1.12%
#5lamb
1.07%
#6ham
0.77%
#7chicken
0.69%
#8turkey
0.56%
#9rib
0.45%
#10chicken wings
0.44%
#11pepperoni
0.43%
#12pork
0.39%
Fastest Rising meat Ingredients
#1ham
85.43%
#2pepperoni
54.61%
#3chicken wings
49.44%
#4chicken
17.58%
#5turkey
17.06%
Fastest Falling meat Ingredients
#1pork
58.01%
#2lamb
48.03%
#3rib
37.58%
#4hotdog
35.15%
#5bacon
21.85%
#6prime rib
7%
#7steak
6.19%
drink Trends
Top drink Ingredients
#1smoothie
2.44%
#2coffee
2.12%
#3coke
1.58%
#4cider
0.80%
Fastest Rising drink Ingredients
#1coffee
26.01%
#2coke
13.50%
#3cider
4.05%
Fastest Falling drink Ingredients
#1smoothie
19.47%
seafood Trends
Top seafood Ingredients
#1squid
0.84%
#2calamari
0.64%
#3fish
0.59%
#4scallop
0.57%
#5shrimp
0.47%
#6seafood
0.44%
#7salmon
0.39%
Fastest Rising seafood Ingredients
#1seafood
89.57%
#2shrimp
84.87%
#3scallop
83.63%
#4calamari
65.33%
#5fish
28.61%
Fastest Falling seafood Ingredients
#1squid
60.34%
#2salmon
41.54%

Diets & Traits

Why people choose this dish, and how it performed in various popular diets over the past year

Top Motivators
snack
7.92x
protein
1.25x
Diets Over Time
Oct '17Nov '17Dec '17Jan '18Feb '18Mar '18Apr '18May '18Jun '18Jul '18Aug '18Sep '1800.250.50.7511.251.51.7522.252.52.753
  • Vegan
  • Clean Eating
  • Vegetarian
  • Gluten Free

Restaurant Analysis

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

Restaurant Penetration

14.59%

Restaurant Category

ice cream shop

12%
Pricing Analysis
$5.16$5.69$4.75$6.17$7.17AVG$$$$$$$$$$
Popular Dishes
DISH NAMERESTAURANTCITYSTATE
#1 Ice Cream Party Little Giant Ice CreamOaklandCalifornia
#2 Chocolate Chip Cookie Ice Cream Sandwich Dessert Club, ChikaLiciousNew YorkNew York
#3 Ice Cream Sundae Diddy Riese CookiesLos AngelesCalifornia
#4 Vanilla Ice Cream True Food KitchenPalo AltoCalifornia
#5 Ice Cream Soda Shake Torico Ice Cream ParlorJersey CityNew Jersey
#6 Made Ice Cream The Meatball ShopNew YorkNew York
#7 Toasted Coconut Ice Cream Bi-Rite CreamerySan FranciscoCalifornia
#8 Sea Salt Ice Cream W Caramel Ribbon Salt & Straw Ice CreamPortlandOregon
Total Dish Count
44,947
Dish Count Per Menu
2.13

Home Cooking

Highlighting the leading online ice cream recipes and their penetration

Recipe Count
3,071
Used As Ingredient
601
Leading Online Recipes
#1

Ice Cream Sandwich Zebra Cake from Tastemade

#2

Healthy Coconut Strawberry Banana "Ice Cream" from Tastefulventure

#3

Keto Sugar Free Coconut Ice Cream from Keto Vale

#4

Ice Cream Stuffed Cupcakes from Delish

#5

Key Lime Avocado Vegan Ice Cream from The Roasted Root

#6

Two-Ingredient Banana Chocolate Chip Ice Cream Bites from The BakerMama

#7

Vegan No-Churn Pistachio Ice Cream from Feasting on Fruit

#8

Sugar Free Peanut Butter Cheesecake Ice Cream from sugarfreemom.com

#9

Paleo Vanilla Bean Ice Cream from Prepare & Nourish

#10

Raspberry Coconut Ice Cream from Vegan Family Recipes