Food & Beverage Industry Trends Highlights

Meatballs popularity has changed by 30.54% over the past year. On average, Meatballs is consumed 1.66 times every year. Market adoption for Meatballs in restaurants is 17.51% and it is on 0.55% of recipes.

Meatballs plating ideas from top restaurants

Most popular Meatballs dishes in restaurants. October 2020 data
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La Polpetta Restaurant (Deptford Township, New Jersey)
Waldo Pizza - Lee's Summit (Lee's Summit, Missouri)
Prezzo Boca (Boca Raton, Florida)
The Meatball Shop (Nyc, New York)

Fastest rising Meatballs pairings

The fastest rising ingredients, flavors, and drinks with Meatballs. October 2020 data
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#1ahi tuna
#2apple
73.25%
#3silken tofu
68.06%
#4swordfish
63.52%
#5vodka
23.42%
#6breadcrumbs
22.82%
#7biscuits
22.63%
#8basil
21.02%
#9sandwich
18.88%
#10lemon
17.62%

Food Market Overview for Meatballs

Meatballs Growth Over Time

Monitor trends in Meatballs related conversations over the past year. October 2020 Data
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  • Annual Growth

    Meatballs consumption yearly growth rate
    30.54%
  • Annual Consumption Frequency

    Meatballs is consumed 1.66 times on average every year
    1.66
  • The percentage of the average American diet that Meatballs represents. October 2020 data

    Market Adoption

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

    Home vs Restaurant Consumption

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

    Popularity in Restaurants

    17.51%
    105,453 of 602,215 Restaurants
  • 0.55% of recipes have Meatballs

    Popularity in Recipes

    0.55%
    22,772 of 4,109,158 Recipes

Product & Culinary Innovation Analysis

The upcoming food industry trends for Meatballs. October 2020 data

Most Popular food Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular food ingredients with Meatballs, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. October 2020 data
Top food Ingredients and Pairings
#1meatballs
49.77%
#2meat
20.84%
#3bread
5.81%
#4sandwich
4.7%
#5salad
4.5%
Declining Ingredients and Pairings
#1fried steak
83.47%
#2antipasto salad
77.08%
#3black bean soup
74.14%
#4philly cheese steak
60.26%
#5lobster roll
59.05%

Most Popular grains Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular grains ingredients with Meatballs, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. October 2020 data
Top grains Ingredients and Pairings
#1pasta
47.97%
#2spaghetti
23.29%
#3rice
11.62%
#4noodles
7.94%
#5quinoa
1.76%
Trending Ingredients and Pairings
#1rice puffs
#2elbow macaroni
#3angel hair pasta
#4arborio rice
#5black rice
Declining Ingredients and Pairings
#1lo mein noodles
75.7%
#2bran
57.09%
#3lasagna noodles
56.16%
#4udon noodles
51.98%
#5rotini pasta
46.93%

Most Popular meat Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular meat ingredients with Meatballs, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. October 2020 data
Top meat Ingredients and Pairings
#1chicken
27.28%
#2beef
17.21%
#3sausage
14.74%
#4pork
12.83%
#5steak
7.7%
Trending Ingredients and Pairings
#1chicken andouille sausage
#2stewing beef
#3sirloin steak
#4beef sausage
75.70%
#5sausage patties
72.16%
Declining Ingredients and Pairings
#1chicharron
69.9%
#2duck fat
45.49%
#3spam
38.89%
#4corned beef
30.76%
#5pork loin
29.49%

Most Popular vegetables Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular vegetables ingredients with Meatballs, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. October 2020 data
Top vegetables Ingredients and Pairings
#1tomatoes
18.83%
#2greens
15.15%
#3onion
14.8%
#4potatoes
11.02%
#5beans
7.04%
Declining Ingredients and Pairings
#1ramps
86.56%
#2daikon radish
68.49%
#3fava beans
63%
#4endive
61.95%
#5baby potatoes
59.67%

Most Popular dairy Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular dairy ingredients with Meatballs, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. October 2020 data
Top dairy Ingredients and Pairings
#1cheese
47.77%
#2parmesan
12.01%
#3mozzarella
10.66%
#4butter
6.67%
#5cream
6.3%
Declining Ingredients and Pairings
#1nacho cheese
74.79%
#2cottage cheese
63.83%
#3milk yogurt
51.98%
#4lemon yogurt
50.81%
#5jalapeno cheese
46.93%

Most Popular spices and herbs Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular spices and herbs ingredients with Meatballs, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. October 2020 data
Top spices and herbs Ingredients and Pairings
#1garlic
31.04%
#2pepper
21.43%
#3basil
12.44%
#4salt
11.88%
#5parsley
6.04%
Trending Ingredients and Pairings
#1organic ginger
#2bourbon vanilla
#3pumpkin spice
#4chamomile
#5ginkgo
Declining Ingredients and Pairings
#1marjoram
75.1%
#2garlic pepper
68.49%
#3seasoned salt
47.28%
#4hibiscus
46.93%
#5pandan
42.38%

Most Popular condiments Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular condiments ingredients with Meatballs, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. October 2020 data
Top condiments Ingredients and Pairings
#1marinara
22.36%
#2oil
15.93%
#3tomato sauce
14.05%
#4chili
11.38%
#5olive oil
9.62%
Declining Ingredients and Pairings
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