italian sausage Trends

Highlights

Top 4 restaurant dishesSee More Most popular italian sausage dishes in restaurants
Top rising variationsSee More The fastest rising ingredients, flavors, drinks etc with italian sausage
#1chicken sausage
#2potatoes
#3turkey
66.00%
#4noodles
62.98%
#5garlic
54.83%
#6spaghetti
35.82%
#7spinach
35.82%
#8pesto
35.82%
#9parmesan
32.24%
#10meatballs
31.94%
Restaurants Percentage of restaurants that serve italian sausage

4.6%

7,030 of 152,871 Restaurants
Online Recipes Percentage of all online italian sausage recipes

0.14%

2,001 of 1,431,592 Recipes

Overview

italian sausage Growth Over Time How italian sausage has risen or fallen in popularity over the past year
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Year Over Year ITALIAN SAUSAGE growth or decline vs one year ago
21.67%
Yearly Eating Frequency Average yearly consumption of italian sausage per consumer
1.43
Share of Plate The percentage of the average American diet that italian sausage represents
Eat in vs Eat out The popularity of italian sausage 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 italian sausage

4.6%

7,030 of 152,871 Restaurants
Online Recipes Percentage of all online italian sausage recipes

0.14%

2,001 of 1,431,592 Recipes

Innovation Analysis

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

grains Trends Highlights the most popular grains ingredients with italian sausage, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top grains Ingredients
#1pasta
83.92%
#2spaghetti
11.36%
#3rigatoni
4.39%
#4noodles
0.34%
Fastest Rising grains Ingredients
#1noodles
62.98%
#2spaghetti
35.82%
Fastest Falling grains Ingredients
#1rigatoni
32.09%
#2pasta
2.35%
meat Trends Highlights the most popular meat ingredients with italian sausage, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top meat Ingredients
#1pork
19.44%
#2pepperoni
18.44%
#3chicken
18.01%
#4bacon
16.51%
#5beef
11.72%
#6chicken sausage
6.5%
#7sausage
4.72%
#8turkey
4.65%
Fastest Rising meat Ingredients
#1chicken sausage
#2turkey
66.00%
#3pepperoni
14.92%
Fastest Falling meat Ingredients
#1beef
49.55%
#2chicken
33.88%
#3bacon
18.95%
#4sausage
15.62%
#5pork
11.02%
vegetables Trends Highlights the most popular vegetables ingredients with italian sausage, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top vegetables Ingredients
#1spinach
25.7%
#2onion
23.59%
#3tomatoes
22.71%
#4potatoes
15.49%
#5mushrooms
12.5%
Fastest Rising vegetables Ingredients
#1potatoes
#2spinach
35.82%
#3mushrooms
10.80%
Fastest Falling vegetables Ingredients
#1tomatoes
29.79%
#2onion
25.16%
condiments Trends Highlights the most popular condiments ingredients with italian sausage, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top condiments Ingredients
#1homestyle sauce
56.82%
#2marinara
22.92%
#3pesto
20.27%
Fastest Rising condiments Ingredients
#1pesto
35.82%
#2marinara
6.71%
Fastest Falling condiments Ingredients
#1homestyle sauce
32.09%
dairy Trends Highlights the most popular dairy ingredients with italian sausage, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top dairy Ingredients
#1mozzarella
58.45%
#2parmesan
41.55%
Fastest Rising dairy Ingredients
#1parmesan
32.24%
Fastest Falling dairy Ingredients
#1mozzarella
5.68%
perishables and prepared Trends Highlights the most popular perishables and prepared ingredients with italian sausage, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top perishables and prepared Ingredients
#1lasagna
41.32%
#2salad
36.16%
#3eggs
11.98%
#4meatballs
10.54%
Fastest Rising perishables and prepared Ingredients
#1meatballs
31.94%
Fastest Falling perishables and prepared Ingredients
#1salad
34.7%
#2eggs
28.1%
#3lasagna
5.97%
spices and herbs Trends Highlights the most popular spices and herbs ingredients with italian sausage, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top spices and herbs Ingredients
#1garlic
81.23%
#2pepper
18.77%
Fastest Rising spices and herbs Ingredients
#1garlic
54.83%
Fastest Falling spices and herbs Ingredients
#1pepper
5.29%
alcohol Trends Highlights the most popular alcohol ingredients with italian sausage, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top alcohol Ingredients
#1wine
Fastest Falling alcohol Ingredients
#1wine
6.63%
bakery and desserts Trends Highlights the most popular bakery and desserts ingredients with italian sausage, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top bakery and desserts Ingredients
#1bread
Fastest Falling bakery and desserts Ingredients
#1bread
38.46%

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 italian sausage compared to all other dishes
fitness
13.39%
weight loss
3.69%
meal prep
3.13%
Diets Over Time The dietary references with italian sausage over time
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  • Vegan
  • Vegetarian
  • Clean Eating
  • Keto

Restaurant Analysis

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

Restaurant Penetration Percentage of restaurants that serve italian sausage

4.6%

Cuisine Penetration The most popular restaurant cuisine to feature italian sausage

italian restaurant

51%
italian sausage Pricing Analysis Average price of italian sausage across the variously priced restaurants, from cheapest to most expensive
$10.82$8.26$11.88$13.54$13.6AVG$$$$$$$$$$
Most Popular italian sausage Dishes The most notable variations of italian sausage served across the country
DISH NAMERESTAURANTCITYSTATE
#1 Italian Sausage Pepper Onion Mozzarella Cassoni The Italian Homemade CompanySan FranciscoCalifornia
#2 Italian Sausage Sandwich Giacomo's Italian MarketEastonPennsylvania
#3 Italian Sausage Sub 3 Guys PiesDenverColorado
#4 Pepperoni Italian Sausage Rolls Salad Carmine's PizzeriaSte 210Lewisville (Texas)
#5 Potato Gnocchi Italian Sausage The Strand HouseManhattan BeachCalifornia
#6 Baked Rigatoni Italian Sausage Pasta Porter Creek Hardwood GrillBurnsvilleMinnesota
#7 Housemade Italian Sausage Dough Pizzeria PlanoPlanoTexas
#8 Chicken Handmade Meatballs Italian Sausage Connie's PizzaChicagoIllinois
#9 Grilled Italian Sausage PatronoOklahoma CityOklahoma
#10 Italian Beef Italian Sausage Both SAMS Ristorante Pizzeria & Banquets 6075 E Riverside Blvd Rockford LocationRockfordIllinois
Menu Items How many total instances of italian sausage found in restaurants across the country
13,809
Dish Count Per Menu The average number of italian sausage variations on a restaurant's menu
1.96

Home Cooking

Highlighting the leading online italian sausage recipes and their penetration

Recipe Count How many online recipes exist for italian sausage
2,001
Used As Ingredient How many online recipes use italian sausage as an ingredient
1,613
Top Online Recipes The most notable variations of italian sausage recipes found online, and how they have performed over the past year
#1

Zucchini Tomato Italian Sausage Soup from A Family Feast

#2

Zucchini Tomato Italian Sausage Soup from A Family Feast

#3

Italian Sausage and Ravioli Casserole from Pillsbury.com

#4

One Pan Italian Sausage and Veggies from Bloglovin’

#5

Creamy Italian Sausage Pasta from The Salty Marshmallow

#6

Low-Carb Italian Sausage Soup with Tomatoes and Zucchini Noodles from Kalyn's Kitchen

#7

Italian Sausage & Tortellini Skillet from Yellow Bliss Road

#8

Creamy Italian Sausage and Tomato Pasta from Foodtasia

#9

Italian Sausage & Beef Ragu from RecipeTin Eats

#10

Garlic Butter Italian Sausage Sandwiches from Little Kitchen. Big World

#11

Creamy, Cheesy Italian Sausage and Basil Penne from Foodtasia