ice cream Trends

Highlights

Top 4 restaurant dishesSee More Most popular ice cream dishes in restaurants
#1LAVENDER ICE CREAM QUART
Mashti Malone's Ice Cream (La, California)
#2HAND SCOOPED ICE CREAM CONE CUP SINGLE SHAKE
Beaches & Cream Soda Shop (Lake Buena Vista, Florida)
#3PACKED ICE CREAM
Applegate Farm Ice Cream (Montclair, New Jersey)
#4BEE KNEES ICE CREAM CAKE BAR
Revival Ice Cream (Monterey, California)
Top rising variationsSee More The fastest rising ingredients, flavors, drinks etc with ice cream
Restaurants Percentage of restaurants that serve ice cream

14.35%

21,915 of 152,763 Restaurants
Online Recipes Percentage of all online ice cream recipes

0.47%

7,544 of 1,593,361 Recipes

Overview

ice cream Growth Over Time How ice cream has risen or fallen in popularity over the past year
Dec '17Jan '18Feb '18Mar '18Apr '18May '18Jun '18Jul '18Aug '18Sep '18Oct '18Nov '18Dec '1800.511.522.533.54
Year Over Year ICE CREAM growth or decline vs one year ago
-7.72%
Yearly Eating Frequency Average yearly consumption of ice cream per consumer
2.92
Share of Plate The percentage of the average American diet that ice cream represents
Eat in vs Eat out The popularity of ice cream 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 ice cream

14.35%

21,915 of 152,763 Restaurants
Online Recipes Percentage of all online ice cream recipes

0.47%

7,544 of 1,593,361 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

spices and herbs Trends Highlights the most popular spices and herbs ingredients with ice cream, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top spices and herbs Ingredients
#1chocolate
72.51%
#2vanilla
12.11%
#3matcha
9.48%
#4mint
1.47%
#5cinnamon
1.26%
#6lavender
0.55%
#7cacao
0.48%
#8cocoa
0.44%
#9sesame
0.44%
#10pumpkin spice
0.38%
#11sea salt
0.34%
#12tapioca
0.31%
#13chiles
0.24%
Fastest Rising spices and herbs Ingredients
#1tapioca
#2pumpkin spice
#3sea salt
69.93%
#4chiles
64.49%
#5cinnamon
47.32%
#6lavender
34.86%
#7matcha
4.14%
Fastest Falling spices and herbs Ingredients
#1sesame
36.93%
#2chocolate
31.17%
#3cacao
29.2%
#4mint
9.42%
#5cocoa
4.63%
#6vanilla
1.65%
bakery and desserts Trends Highlights the most popular bakery and desserts ingredients with ice cream, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top bakery and desserts Ingredients
#1cake
47.99%
#2sugar
8.51%
#3cookies
7.09%
#4cheesecake
6.72%
#5waffles
6.08%
#6caramel
6.08%
#7pastry
5.52%
#8candy
4.4%
#9brownies
2.46%
#10cookie dough
2.43%
#11oreos
1.31%
#12toffee
0.49%
#13biscuits
0.37%
#14graham crackers
0.22%
#15chocolate chip cookies
0.15%
#16muffins
0.11%
#17croissants
0.07%
Fastest Rising bakery and desserts Ingredients
#1muffins
#2biscuits
#3croissants
#4graham crackers
80.48%
#5chocolate chip cookies
79.63%
#6cookie dough
28.64%
#7sugar
14.45%
#8candy
9.59%
Fastest Falling bakery and desserts Ingredients
#1cheesecake
55.81%
#2oreos
46.87%
#3cake
37.71%
#4cookies
28.11%
#5toffee
27.67%
#6caramel
10.31%
#7waffles
6.54%
#8pastry
5.47%
#9brownies
4.56%
beverages Trends Highlights the most popular beverages ingredients with ice cream, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top beverages Ingredients
#1coffee
48.3%
#2green tea
21.97%
#3tea
12.92%
#4smoothie
8.56%
#5espresso
5.98%
#6matcha green tea
2.26%
Fastest Rising beverages Ingredients
#1matcha green tea
#2tea
53.83%
#3espresso
51.12%
#4smoothie
38.11%
Fastest Falling beverages Ingredients
#1green tea
28.1%
#2coffee
1.21%
dairy Trends Highlights the most popular dairy ingredients with ice cream, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top dairy Ingredients
#1cream
35.15%
#2cheese
22.8%
#3milk
20.29%
#4yogurt
12.97%
#5custard
5.23%
#6condensed milk
1.88%
#7cream butter
1.67%
Fastest Rising dairy Ingredients
#1cream butter
#2condensed milk
Fastest Falling dairy Ingredients
#1cream
28.7%
#2cheese
25.89%
#3yogurt
23.34%
#4custard
8.64%
#5milk
0.41%
condiments Trends Highlights the most popular condiments ingredients with ice cream, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top condiments Ingredients
#1nutella
63.98%
#2peanut butter
18.57%
#3honey
11.19%
#4marina sauce
4.7%
#5caramel sauce
0.89%
#6cbd
0.67%
Fastest Rising condiments Ingredients
#1cbd
#2caramel sauce
#3honey
11.75%
#4peanut butter
3.26%
Fastest Falling condiments Ingredients
#1nutella
49.46%
#2marina sauce
36.57%
perishables and prepared Trends Highlights the most popular perishables and prepared ingredients with ice cream, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top perishables and prepared Ingredients
#1ice
50.39%
#2popsicle
10.65%
#3hamburger
9.09%
#4salad
8.05%
#5tacos
4.94%
#6popcorn
4.16%
#7nachos
3.12%
#8french fries
2.86%
#9eggs
2.6%
#10guacamole
2.34%
#11curry
1.82%
Fastest Rising perishables and prepared Ingredients
#1guacamole
#2eggs
#3nachos
#4popsicle
47.04%
#5hamburger
35.14%
#6tacos
7.24%
#7popcorn
4.46%
Fastest Falling perishables and prepared Ingredients
#1curry
33.62%
#2salad
14.67%
#3french fries
5.6%
#4ice
2.16%
fruits Trends Highlights the most popular fruits ingredients with ice cream, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top fruits Ingredients
#1strawberries
21.69%
#2pineapple
13.86%
#3pie apples
9.64%
#4berries
9.34%
#5blueberries
8.73%
#6orange
8.13%
#7watermelon
7.23%
#8bananas
6.02%
#9passion fruit
4.52%
#10kiwi
4.22%
#11lychees
3.61%
#12blackberries
1.2%
#13pomegranate
1.2%
#14cranberries
0.3%
#15lemon
0.3%
Fastest Rising fruits Ingredients
#1blackberries
#2cranberries
#3watermelon
69.81%
#4blueberries
67.24%
#5pineapple
22.44%
#6kiwi
18.01%
Fastest Falling fruits Ingredients
#1lychees
33.2%
#2lemon
26.86%
#3orange
16.15%
#4berries
15.99%
#5pomegranate
13.46%
#6passion fruit
11.5%
#7bananas
6.19%
#8pie apples
6.04%
#9strawberries
1.09%
vegetables Trends Highlights the most popular vegetables ingredients with ice cream, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top vegetables Ingredients
#1ube
26.43%
#2green gram
17.18%
#3avocado
14.1%
#4pumpkin
12.33%
#5peanut
4.85%
#6sweet potatoes
4.85%
#7corn
4.41%
#8savory
3.52%
#9pie pumpkin
3.08%
#10truffles
2.64%
#11soy free
2.2%
#12cannabis
1.76%
#13potatoes
1.76%
#14mushrooms
0.88%
Fastest Rising vegetables Ingredients
#1cannabis
#2potatoes
#3savory
#4soy free
#5truffles
#6avocado
86.01%
#7pie pumpkin
55.37%
#8ube
51.82%
#9pumpkin
29.09%
#10mushrooms
28.42%
#11peanut
0.65%
Fastest Falling vegetables Ingredients
#1sweet potatoes
14.77%
#2green gram
13.13%
#3corn
6.2%
meat Trends Highlights the most popular meat ingredients with ice cream, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top meat Ingredients
#1chicken
29.41%
#2steak
24.02%
#3bacon
22.06%
#4beef
13.24%
#5pork
5.88%
#6sausage
3.92%
#7pork belly
1.47%
Fastest Rising meat Ingredients
#1sausage
#2pork
#3pork belly
#4bacon
0.27%
Fastest Falling meat Ingredients
#1steak
36.62%
#2chicken
29.38%
#3beef
9.45%
nuts and seeds Trends Highlights the most popular nuts and seeds ingredients with ice cream, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top nuts and seeds Ingredients
#1coconut
#2pecans
5.98%
Fastest Rising nuts and seeds Ingredients
#1pecans
70.45%
#2coconut
6.64%
seafood Trends Highlights the most popular seafood ingredients with ice cream, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top seafood Ingredients
#1fish
38.83%
#2lobster pieces
18.45%
#3shrimp
14.56%
#4salmon
13.59%
#5crabs
6.8%
#6tuna
5.83%
#7oysters
1.94%
Fastest Rising seafood Ingredients
#1lobster pieces
#2shrimp
#3oysters
87.94%
#4fish
77.47%
#5tuna
73.54%
#6crabs
43.66%
#7salmon
20.01%
alcohol Trends Highlights the most popular alcohol ingredients with ice cream, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top alcohol Ingredients
#1wine
57.69%
#2rose
35.9%
#3tequila
6.41%
Fastest Rising alcohol Ingredients
#1tequila
62.26%
#2wine
43.21%
Fastest Falling alcohol Ingredients
#1rose
16.77%
grains Trends Highlights the most popular grains ingredients with ice cream, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top grains Ingredients
#1pasta
Fastest Falling grains Ingredients
#1pasta
41.33%

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 ice cream compared to all other dishes
fitness
10.54%
snack
2.15%
weight loss
1.31%
Diets Over Time The dietary references with ice cream over time