Food & Beverage Industry Trends Highlights

Kale popularity has changed by 19.74% over the past year. On average, Kale is consumed 1.99 times every year. Market adoption for Kale in restaurants is 9.92% and it is on 0.48% of recipes.

Kale plating ideas from top restaurants

Most popular Kale dishes in restaurants. July 2020 data
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Kale Me Crazy (Vinings, Georgia)
The Cafe (Ames, Iowa)
Gusto Italian Kitchen + Wine Bar (Austin, Texas)
Humanitree House (Augusta, Georgia)

Fastest rising Kale pairings

The fastest rising ingredients, flavors, and drinks with Kale. July 2020 data
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Food Market Overview for Kale

Kale Growth Over Time

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

    Kale consumption yearly growth rate
    19.74%
  • Annual Consumption Frequency

    Kale is consumed 1.99 times on average every year
    1.99
  • The percentage of the average American diet that Kale represents. July 2020 data

    Market Adoption

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

    Home vs Restaurant Consumption

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

    Popularity in Restaurants

    9.92%
    55,027 of 554,731 Restaurants
  • 0.48% of recipes have Kale

    Popularity in Recipes

    0.48%
    16,447 of 3,452,628 Recipes

Product & Culinary Innovation Analysis

The upcoming food industry trends for Kale. July 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. July 2020 data
Top vegetables Ingredients and Pairings
#1greens
37.05%
#2kale
37.05%
#3onion
5.58%
#4spinach
4.81%
#5avocado
4.36%
Declining Ingredients and Pairings
#1lotus roots
83.79%
#2chinese broccoli
74.06%
#3hominy
67.58%
#4enoki
67.58%
#5lotus
54.61%

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. July 2020 data
Top food Ingredients and Pairings
#1meats
31.69%
#2salad
28.12%
#3seafood
12.84%
#4soup
7.22%
#5tofu
4.39%
Declining Ingredients and Pairings
#1fish chips
74.06%
#2vegetable tempura
71.18%
#3beef broccoli
67.58%
#4philly cheese steak
67.58%
#5chicken wrap
67.58%

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. July 2020 data
Top spices and herbs Ingredients and Pairings
#1pepper
24.9%
#2garlic
23.74%
#3salt
14.88%
#4ginger
8.8%
#5cilantro
5.69%
Trending Ingredients and Pairings
#1peppermint oil
#2galangal
#3licorice root
#4bourbon vanilla
#5spearmint
Declining Ingredients and Pairings
#1candied ginger
78.38%
#2carob
78.38%
#3pasilla pepper
67.58%
#4hibiscus flowers
67.58%
#5lemon verbena
67.58%

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. July 2020 data
Top condiments Ingredients and Pairings
#1oil
22.81%
#2olive oil
13.98%
#3vinaigrette
11.48%
#4vinegar
11.48%
#5pesto
9.04%
Declining Ingredients and Pairings
#1caramel sauce
87.03%
#2nutella
85.59%
#3cilantro pesto
85.04%
#4chocolate syrup
83.79%
#5tarragon vinegar
78.38%

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. July 2020 data
Top dairy Ingredients and Pairings
#1cheese
39.71%
#2butter
12.3%
#3milk
10.57%
#4cream
7.93%
#5parmesan
7.3%
Trending Ingredients and Pairings
#1cheddar
48.27%
#2mozzarella
46.90%
#3yogurt
25.88%
#4parmesan
25.64%
#5butter
23.12%
Declining Ingredients and Pairings
#1whole milk yogurt
83.79%
#2halloumi cheese
80.55%
#3greek feta
78.38%
#4stilton
78.38%
#5italian cheese
74.06%

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. July 2020 data
Top beverages Ingredients and Pairings
#1juice
26%
#2smoothie
18.5%
#3water
16.18%
#4fruit juice
11.6%
#5soda
7.85%
Trending Ingredients and Pairings
#1pink lemonade
#2chocolate milk
#3soda water
#4bottled water
#5tonic water
Declining Ingredients and Pairings
#2vegetable juice
36.21%
#3smoothie
6.46%
#4coffee
3.75%

Most Popular meat Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular meat ingredients with Kale, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. July 2020 data
Top meat Ingredients and Pairings
#1chicken
38.02%
#2sausage
18%
#3bacon
10.07%
#4steak
10.04%
#5beef
7.56%
Trending Ingredients and Pairings
#1mexican chorizo
#2deli ham
#3duck fat
#4beef sirloin
#5turkish
Declining Ingredients and Pairings
#1bone marrow
87.84%
#2marrow
81.99%
#3genoa salami
78.38%
#4goat meat
67.58%
#5applewood bacon
67.58%

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. July 2020 data
Top fruits Ingredients and Pairings
#1lemon
30.4%
#2apple
20.11%
#3orange
9.61%
#4lime
9.34%
#5mango
7.85%
Trending Ingredients and Pairings
#1persimmon
#2bitter orange
#3longan
#4bergamot
#5asian pear
Declining Ingredients and Pairings
#1quince
83.79%
#2soursop
67.58%
#3dragon fruit
56.77%
#4passion fruit
51.37%
#5kumquat
44.42%

Most Popular grains Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular grains ingredients with Kale, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. July 2020 data
Top grains Ingredients and Pairings
#1rice
29.44%
#2pasta
26.95%
#3quinoa
21.18%
#4brown rice
7.97%
#5spaghetti
3.63%
Trending Ingredients and Pairings
#1beluga
#2bowtie pasta
#3ditalini pasta
#4quaker oats
#5rotini pasta
Declining Ingredients and Pairings
#1puffed rice
61.09%
#2amaranth
52.84%
#3red rice
39.48%
#4arborio rice
35.15%
#5tagliatelle
35.15%

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. July 2020 data
Top Food Ingredients and Pairings
#1bread
48.22%
#2toast
16.96%
#3pastry
9.04%
#4cake
6.09%
#5crust
5.14%
Trending Ingredients and Pairings
#1bread dough
#2sheet cake
#3snack cake
#4filo pastry
#5gooey butter cake
Declining Ingredients and Pairings
#2ice cream
24.44%

Most Popular fish Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular fish ingredients with Kale, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. July 2020 data
Top fish Ingredients and Pairings
#1fish
52.33%
#2salmon
29.46%
#3tuna
7.35%
#4cod
2.3%
#5anchovy
1.79%
Trending Ingredients and Pairings
#1lox
#2alaskan cod
#3king salmon
#4anchovy
80.52%
#5king fish
78.33%
Declining Ingredients and Pairings
#1ceviche
63.52%
#2herring
51.37%
#3flounder
41.05%
#4striped bass
35.15%
#5ahi tuna
35.15%

Most Popular nuts and seeds Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular nuts and seeds ingredients with Kale, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. July 2020 data
Top nuts and seeds Ingredients and Pairings
#1coconut
34.95%
#2chia
11.89%
#3peanuts
11.43%
#4pumpkin seeds
9.99%
#5hemp seeds
9.46%
Trending Ingredients and Pairings
#1pecan nuts
#2pistachio nuts
81.57%
#3peanuts
8.67%
#4coconut flakes
7.46%
#5flax seeds
5.37%
Declining Ingredients and Pairings
#1macadamia nuts
56%
#2hemp seeds
20.23%
#3sunflower seeds
18.42%
#4pumpkin seeds
15.9%
#5coconut
6.16%

Most Popular alcohol Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular alcohol ingredients with Kale, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. July 2020 data
Top alcohol Ingredients and Pairings
#1wine
33.18%
#2beer
20.37%
#3cocktail
14.65%
#4red wine
7.89%
#5white wine
5.84%
Trending Ingredients and Pairings
#1corona
#2white wine
72.57%
#3rose
44.66%
#4wine
39.28%
#5champagne
36.64%
Declining Ingredients and Pairings
#1cognac
78.38%
#2gin
52.22%
#3silver tequila
35.15%