Food & Beverage Industry Trends Highlights

Merlot popularity has changed by 3.22% over the past year. On average, Merlot is consumed 1.99 times every year. Market adoption for Merlot in restaurants is 3.98% and it is on 0% of recipes.

Merlot plating ideas from top restaurants

Most popular Merlot dishes in restaurants. April 2021 data
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Jack Fry's (Strathmoor Village, Kentucky)
Cry Baby Pasta (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania)
Truluck's (Rosemont, Illinois)
Chateau Faire Le Pont Winery (Sunnyslope, Washington)

Fastest rising Merlot pairings

The fastest rising ingredients, flavors, and drinks with Merlot. April 2021 data
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#1white wine
31.50%
#2chardonnay
29.35%
#3cherries
28.97%
#4grapes
23.89%
#5berries
20.84%
#6mac & cheese
19.35%
#7cabernet sauvignon
13.89%
#8salad
13.46%
#9bread
11.15%

Food Market Overview for Merlot

Merlot Growth Over Time

Monitor trends in Merlot related conversations over the past year. April 2021 Data
Feb '20Mar '20Apr '20May '20Jun '20Jul '20Aug '20Sep '20Oct '20Nov '20Dec '20Jan '21Feb '21Mar '2100.0050.010.0150.020.0250.030.0350.040.0450.050.0550.06
  • Annual Growth

    Merlot consumption yearly growth rate
    3.22%
  • Annual Consumption Frequency

    Merlot is consumed 1.99 times on average every year
    1.99
  • The percentage of the average American diet that Merlot represents. April 2021 data

    Market Adoption

  • The popularity of Merlot 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 Merlot

    Popularity in Restaurants

    3.98%
    24,770 of 621,918 Restaurants
  • 0% of recipes have Merlot

    Popularity in Recipes

    0%
    184 of 4,735,453 Recipes

Product & Culinary Innovation Analysis

The upcoming food industry trends for Merlot. April 2021 data

Most Popular beverages Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular beverages ingredients with Merlot, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. April 2021 data
Top beverages Ingredients and Pairings
#1merlot
34.45%
#2red wine
34.45%
#3cabernet sauvignon
9.58%
#4white wine
5.57%
#5chardonnay
3.39%
Trending Ingredients and Pairings
#1silver tequila
#2sambuca
#3irish whiskey
#4ristretto
#5st germain liqueur
Declining Ingredients and Pairings
#1german beer
50.78%
#2ipa beer
49.79%
#3coca cola
41.62%
#4prosecco
40.7%
#5gose
40.23%

Most Popular raw ingredients Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular raw ingredients ingredients with Merlot, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. April 2021 data
Top raw ingredients Ingredients and Pairings
#1berries
26.95%
#2grapes
11.44%
#3cherries
10.88%
#4cheese
10.12%
#5steak
7.99%
Declining Ingredients and Pairings
#1pumpkin
79.76%
#2prawns
75.15%
#3quinoa
72.41%
#4sole
70.81%
#5chickpeas
65.13%

Most Popular prepared food Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular prepared food ingredients with Merlot, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. April 2021 data
Top prepared food Ingredients and Pairings
#1mac & cheese
33.85%
#2bread
17.07%
#3salad
10.7%
#4cake
7.77%
#5pizza
6.73%
Declining Ingredients and Pairings
#1pancake
74.12%
#2corn bread
73.01%
#3dumplings
67.61%
#4stir fry
65.61%
#5chocolate chip cookie
63.08%

Diets & Traits

Uncover the primary dietary motivations behind consumer preferences for Merlot

Diets Over Time

The dietary references with Merlot over time. April 2021 data
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  • grain free
  • nut free
  • lactose free
  • vegan

Most popular Merlot related motivations

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

    2.71%
  • snack

    2.15%

Restaurant Trends Analysis

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

Merlot Pricing Analysis

Track the average price of Merlot dishes across all price tiers. April 2021 data
$43.69$29.59$38.7$70.5$104.01AVG$$$$$$$$$$
  • Restaurant Penetration

    3.98% of restaurants serve. April 2021 data
    3.98%
  • Foodservice Cuisine Penetration

    The cuisine that offers Merlot the most. April 2021 data
    american restaurant
    21%
  • Restaurant Menu Analysis

    59133 of menu items containing Merlot. April 2021 data
    59,133
  • Dish Count Per Menu

    The average number of Merlot dishes found in menus. April 2021 data
    2.39

Most Popular Merlot Dishes

Most popular Merlot posts from restaurants. April 2021 data
Jack Fry's (Strathmoor Village, Kentucky)
Cry Baby Pasta (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania)
Truluck's (Rosemont, Illinois)
Chateau Faire Le Pont Winery (Sunnyslope, Washington)

Home Cooking

Discover Merlot penetration in home cooking

Most Popular Recipes

The most notable variations of Merlot recipes found online, and how they have performed over the past year. April 2021 data