Food & Beverage Industry Trends Highlights

Kale popularity has changed by 27.67% over the past year. On average, Kale is consumed 1.93 times every year. Market adoption for Kale in restaurants is 9.31% and it is on 0.48% of recipes.

Kale plating ideas from top restaurants

Most popular Kale dishes in restaurants. November 2020 data
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The Cafe (Ames, Iowa)
Kale Me Crazy (Vinings, Georgia)
Gusto Italian Kitchen + Wine Bar (Austin, Texas)
The Piefather (Fort Lauderdale, Florida)

Fastest rising Kale pairings

The fastest rising ingredients, flavors, and drinks with Kale. November 2020 data
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#1elderberry
#2apple
54.86%
#3caramel
51.16%
#4chocolate chips
45.41%
#5oysters
42.96%
#6tea
33.10%
#7white wine
32.83%
#8biscuits
27.47%
#9sausage
26.40%
#10butter
25.84%

Food Market Overview for Kale

Kale Growth Over Time

Monitor trends in Kale related conversations over the past year. November 2020 Data
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  • Annual Growth

    Kale consumption yearly growth rate
    27.67%
  • Annual Consumption Frequency

    Kale is consumed 1.93 times on average every year
    1.93
  • The percentage of the average American diet that Kale represents. November 2020 data

    Market Adoption

  • The popularity of Kale at home vs at restaurants. The dashed black line represents the breakdown of the industry average. November 2020 data

    Home vs Restaurant Consumption

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

    Popularity in Restaurants

    9.31%
    56,078 of 602,215 Restaurants
  • 0.48% of recipes have Kale

    Popularity in Recipes

    0.48%
    19,652 of 4,109,158 Recipes

Product & Culinary Innovation Analysis

The upcoming food industry trends for Kale. November 2020 data

Most Popular vegetables Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular vegetables ingredients with Kale, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. November 2020 data
Top vegetables Ingredients and Pairings
#1kale
33.54%
#2greens
33.54%
#3onion
5.22%
#4tomatoes
5.11%
#5potatoes
4.82%
Declining Ingredients and Pairings
#1water spinach
66.24%
#2pigeon peas
65.17%
#3hominy
62.49%
#4ramps
60.53%
#5peperoncini
59.36%

Most Popular food Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular food ingredients with Kale, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. November 2020 data
Top food Ingredients and Pairings
#1meat
26.83%
#2salad
24.17%
#3seafood
10.91%
#4bread
10.71%
#5eggs
8.89%
Declining Ingredients and Pairings
#1slider buns
77.02%
#2riced broccoli
75.25%
#3a sesame chicken
75.06%
#4jalapeno poppers
66.75%
#5hamburger buns
65.89%

Most Popular spices and herbs Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular spices and herbs ingredients with Kale, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. November 2020 data
Top spices and herbs Ingredients and Pairings
#1pepper
25.78%
#2garlic
24.15%
#3salt
15.26%
#4ginger
8.72%
#5basil
6.4%
Declining Ingredients and Pairings
#1arabica
76.9%
#2rose water
68.65%
#3rose petals
65.17%
#4pandan
58.2%
#5cacao nibs
56.57%

Most Popular fruits Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular fruits ingredients with Kale, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. November 2020 data
Top fruits Ingredients and Pairings
#1lemon
20.33%
#2berries
16.66%
#3apple
13.69%
#4bananas
9.09%
#5cherries
7.23%
Trending Ingredients and Pairings
#1elderberry
#2pomelo
#3quince
#4asian pear
#5longan
Declining Ingredients and Pairings
#1gooseberry
82.16%
#2tangerine
67.06%
#3black cherries
55.82%
#4sour cherries
53.31%
#5meyer lemon
49.71%

Most Popular condiments Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular condiments ingredients with Kale, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. November 2020 data
Top condiments Ingredients and Pairings
#1oil
25.45%
#2olive oil
15.72%
#3pesto
10.01%
#4chili
9.1%
#5honey
7.41%
Declining Ingredients and Pairings
#1sesame ginger dressing
69.09%
#2avocado dressing
63.96%
#3bean salsa
62.16%
#4organic honey
61.84%
#5salsa fresca
61.5%

Most Popular dairy Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular dairy ingredients with Kale, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. November 2020 data
Top dairy Ingredients and Pairings
#1cheese
39.18%
#2butter
12.35%
#3milk
10.45%
#4cream
7.94%
#5parmesan
7.31%
Declining Ingredients and Pairings
#1cream butter
65.71%
#2emmental français
61.5%
#3vanilla whey protein
58.6%
#4colby cheese
47.75%
#5whey protein
42.75%

Most Popular beverages Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular beverages ingredients with Kale, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. November 2020 data
Top beverages Ingredients and Pairings
#1juice
25.91%
#2smoothie
18.25%
#3water
16.13%
#4fruit juice
11.64%
#5soda
7.74%