Food & Beverage Industry Trends Highlights

Lentils popularity has changed by 1.74% over the past year. On average, Lentils is consumed 1.73 times every year. Market adoption for Lentils in restaurants is 4.72% and it is on 0.49% of recipes.

Lentils plating ideas from top restaurants

Most popular Lentils dishes in restaurants. April 2021 data
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Novanta 90 Pizzeria Napoletana (Mooresville, North Carolina)
Piccola Cucina (Nyc, New York)
Kofte Piyaz Restaurant (Nyc, New York)
Red Lentil Vegan & Vegetarian Restaurant (Watertown, Massachusetts)

Fastest rising Lentils pairings

The fastest rising ingredients, flavors, and drinks with Lentils. April 2021 data
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#1fruit juice
32.12%
#2juice
21.39%
#3water
12.24%
#4salad
10.06%
#5onion
8.02%
#6leafy greens
7.85%
#7bread
7.83%
#8tomatoes
5.40%
#9soup
1.78%

Food Market Overview for Lentils

Lentils Growth Over Time

Monitor trends in Lentils related conversations over the past year. April 2021 Data
Feb '20Mar '20Apr '20May '20Jun '20Jul '20Aug '20Sep '20Oct '20Nov '20Dec '20Jan '21Feb '21Mar '2100.0250.050.0750.10.1250.150.1750.20.225
  • Annual Growth

    Lentils consumption yearly growth rate
    1.74%
  • Annual Consumption Frequency

    Lentils is consumed 1.73 times on average every year
    1.73
  • The percentage of the average American diet that Lentils represents. April 2021 data

    Market Adoption

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

    Home vs Restaurant Consumption

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

    Popularity in Restaurants

    4.72%
    29,377 of 621,918 Restaurants
  • 0.49% of recipes have Lentils

    Popularity in Recipes

    0.49%
    23,173 of 4,735,453 Recipes

Product & Culinary Innovation Analysis

The upcoming food industry trends for Lentils. April 2021 data

Most Popular raw ingredients Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular raw ingredients ingredients with Lentils, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. April 2021 data
Top raw ingredients Ingredients and Pairings
#1lentils
38.73%
#2leafy greens
11.27%
#3rice
8.03%
#4onion
6.87%
#5tomatoes
6.33%
Declining Ingredients and Pairings
#1pumpkin spice
81.08%
#2garden herbs
79.79%
#3pickled radishes
77.42%
#4half and half
77.21%
#5basil oil
75.66%

Most Popular prepared food Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular prepared food ingredients with Lentils, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. April 2021 data
Top prepared food Ingredients and Pairings
#1soup
21.3%
#2salad
13.89%
#3bread
13.41%
#4lentil soup
12.02%
#5curry
11.46%
Declining Ingredients and Pairings
#1mushroom salad
77%
#2pozole
75.9%
#3cupcake
73.68%
#4chile relleno
69.43%
#5meat pizza
69.05%

Most Popular beverages Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular beverages ingredients with Lentils, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. April 2021 data
Top beverages Ingredients and Pairings
#1water
33.83%
#2juice
21.34%
#3fruit juice
13.2%
#4coffee
7.66%
#5tea
6.1%
Trending Ingredients and Pairings
#1light lager
#2american lager
#3coors light
#4ristretto
#5silver tequila
Declining Ingredients and Pairings
#1rum
79.45%
#2black tea
77.21%
#3gin
65.19%
#4tonic
51.8%
#5ginger beer
37.34%

Diets & Traits

Uncover the primary dietary motivations behind consumer preferences for Lentils

Diets Over Time

The dietary references with Lentils over time. April 2021 data
Mar '20Apr '20May '20Jun '20Jul '20Aug '20Sep '20Oct '20Nov '20Dec '20Jan '21Feb '21Mar '2105101520253035404550
  • grain free
  • vegan
  • nut free
  • plant based

Most popular Lentils related motivations

The leading motivations and claims consumers choose Lentils compared to all other dishes. April 2021 data
  • protein

    12.36%
  • fitness

    8.32%
  • meal prep

    5.61%

Restaurant Trends Analysis

Lentils adoption in the restaurant industry and pricing segmentation. April 2021 analysis

Lentils Pricing Analysis

Track the average price of Lentils dishes across all price tiers. April 2021 data
$9.91$9.09$9.95$17.04$18.95AVG$$$$$$$$$$
  • Restaurant Penetration

    4.72% of restaurants serve. April 2021 data
    4.72%
  • Foodservice Cuisine Penetration

    The cuisine that offers Lentils the most. April 2021 data
    mediterranean restaurant
    15%
  • Restaurant Menu Analysis

    175710 of menu items containing Lentils. April 2021 data
    175,710
  • Dish Count Per Menu

    The average number of Lentils dishes found in menus. April 2021 data
    5.98

Most Popular Lentils Dishes

Most popular Lentils posts from restaurants. April 2021 data
Novanta 90 Pizzeria Napoletana (Mooresville, North Carolina)
Piccola Cucina (Nyc, New York)
Kofte Piyaz Restaurant (Nyc, New York)
Red Lentil Vegan & Vegetarian Restaurant (Watertown, Massachusetts)

Home Cooking

Discover Lentils penetration in home cooking