Food & Beverage Industry Trends Highlights

Kale popularity has changed by -5.65% over the past year. On average, Kale is consumed 1.96 times every year. Market adoption for Kale in restaurants is 10.72% and it is on 0.46% of recipes.

Kale plating ideas from top restaurants

Most popular Kale dishes in restaurants. September 2021 data
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The Cafe (Ames, Iowa)
Northeast Sandwich Co. (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania)
Gusto Italian Kitchen + Wine Bar (Austin, Texas)
Prospect Gourmand (Beverly Hills, California)

Fastest rising Kale pairings

The fastest rising ingredients, flavors, and drinks with Kale. September 2021 data
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#1water
17.79%
#2citrus
12.33%
#3juice
10.94%
#4mac & cheese
8.80%
#5cheese
8.60%
#6smoothie
8.10%
#7kale salad
4.19%
#8pepper
2.30%
#9salad
1.12%

Food Market Overview for Kale

Kale Growth Over Time

Monitor trends in Kale related conversations over the past year. September 2021 Data
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  • Annual Growth

    Kale consumption yearly growth rate
    -5.65%
  • Annual Consumption Frequency

    Kale is consumed 1.96 times on average every year
    1.96
  • The percentage of the average American diet that Kale represents. September 2021 data

    Market Adoption

  • The popularity of Kale at home vs at restaurants. The dashed black line represents the breakdown of the industry average. September 2021 data

    Home vs Restaurant Consumption

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

    Popularity in Restaurants

    10.72%
    66,653 of 621,918 Restaurants
  • 0.46% of recipes have Kale

    Popularity in Recipes

    0.46%
    21,858 of 4,735,453 Recipes

Product & Culinary Innovation Analysis

The upcoming food industry trends for Kale. September 2021 data

Most Popular raw ingredients Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular raw ingredients ingredients with Kale, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. September 2021 data
Top raw ingredients Ingredients and Pairings
#1kale
30.63%
#2leafy greens
30.63%
#3cheese
5.18%
#4squash
5.02%
#5citrus
4.99%
Declining Ingredients and Pairings
#1pumpkin spice
92.74%
#2chanterelles
84.93%
#3gelatin
79.08%
#4perch
77.73%
#5mozzarella sticks
74.66%

Most Popular prepared food Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular prepared food ingredients with Kale, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. September 2021 data
Top prepared food Ingredients and Pairings
#1salad
29.73%
#2