Food & Beverage Industry Trends Highlights

Merlot popularity has changed by 7.19% over the past year. On average, Merlot is consumed 1.95 times every year. Market adoption for Merlot in restaurants is 4.01% and it is on 0% of recipes.

Merlot plating ideas from top restaurants

Most popular Merlot dishes in restaurants. January 2021 data
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Jack Fry's (Strathmoor Village, Kentucky)
Chateau Faire Le Pont Winery (Sunnyslope, Washington)
Truluck's (Rosemont, Illinois)
801 Chophouse Des Moines (Des Moines, Iowa)

Fastest rising Merlot pairings

The fastest rising ingredients, flavors, and drinks with Merlot. January 2021 data
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Food Market Overview for Merlot

Merlot Growth Over Time

Monitor trends in Merlot related conversations over the past year. January 2021 Data
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  • Annual Growth

    Merlot consumption yearly growth rate
    7.19%
  • Annual Consumption Frequency

    Merlot is consumed 1.95 times on average every year
    1.95
  • The percentage of the average American diet that Merlot represents. January 2021 data

    Market Adoption

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

    Home vs Restaurant Consumption

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

    Popularity in Restaurants

    4.01%
    23,944 of 597,012 Restaurants
  • 0% of recipes have Merlot

    Popularity in Recipes

    0%
    184 of 4,598,338 Recipes

Product & Culinary Innovation Analysis

The upcoming food industry trends for Merlot. January 2021 data

Most Popular alcohol Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular alcohol ingredients with Merlot, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. January 2021 data
Top alcohol Ingredients and Pairings
#1merlot
32.99%
#2wine
32.99%
#3cabernet sauvignon
9.32%
#4red wine
8.13%
#5chardonnay
3.27%
Trending Ingredients and Pairings
#1rolling rock
#2weisse
#3irish whiskey
#4ruby port
#5peach schnapps
Declining Ingredients and Pairings
#1heineken
66.79%
#2rose wine
59.52%
#3sauternes
41.67%
#4prosecco
33.43%
#5guinness
29.66%

Most Popular fruits Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular fruits ingredients with Merlot, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. January 2021 data
Top fruits Ingredients and Pairings
#1berries
24.03%
#2grapes
15.96%
#3cherries
15.28%
#4plums
10.79%
#5blackberries
8.77%
Trending Ingredients and Pairings
#1yuzu
#2mission figs
#3clementines
#4dried fig
#5pitaya
Declining Ingredients and Pairings
#1dried cranberries
54.88%
#2lychees
49.12%
#3tangerine
44.38%
#4passion fruit
32.32%
#5melon
25.65%

Most Popular meat Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular meat ingredients with Merlot, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. January 2021 data
Top meat Ingredients and Pairings
#1steak
29.98%
#2beef
15.4%
#3chicken
11.46%
#4sausage
10.69%
#5pork
7.47%
Trending Ingredients and Pairings
#1applewood bacon
#2pork sausage
#3beef sirloin
#4flank
#5italian sausage
Declining Ingredients and Pairings
#1brisket
47.25%
#2pork loin
33.57%
#3marrow
22.86%
#4pork belly
20.28%
#5pancetta
11.43%

Most Popular spices and herbs Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular spices and herbs ingredients with Merlot, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. January 2021 data
Top spices and herbs Ingredients and Pairings
#1pepper
21.58%
#2vanilla
21.02%
#3garlic
13.32%
#4salt
9.49%
#5black pepper
6.28%
Trending Ingredients and Pairings
#1organic ginger
#2bourbon vanilla
#3butterfly pea
#4rose water
#5tajin
Declining Ingredients and Pairings
#1coriander
50.18%
#2corriander
50.18%
#3pumpkin spice
50.18%
#4rose petals
48.01%
#5lemon pepper
35.37%

Most Popular dairy Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular dairy ingredients with Merlot, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. January 2021 data
Top dairy Ingredients and Pairings
#1cheese
46.62%
#2butter
10.14%
#3cream
9.05%
#4cheddar
6.36%
#5parmesan
4.93%
Trending Ingredients and Pairings
#1pimento cheese
#2irish cheddar
#3gorgonzola dolce
#4salted butter
#5paneer
Declining Ingredients and Pairings
#1jack cheese
41.67%
#2ricotta
41.67%
#3heavy cream
37.07%
#4brown butter
29.66%
#5creme fraiche
20.28%

Most Popular food Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular food ingredients with Merlot, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. January 2021 data
Top food Ingredients and Pairings
#1bread
24.82%
#2salad
14.36%
#3pastry
13.34%
#4toast
10.46%
#5ribs
7.93%
Trending Ingredients and Pairings
#1lo mein
#2raisin bread
#3cheese quesadilla
#4fortune cookies
#5tabbouleh
Declining Ingredients and Pairings
#1slaw
59.47%
#2chicken salad
40.21%
#3fruit salad
38.29%
#4guacamole
37.07%
#5hamburger
34.72%

Most Popular vegetables Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular vegetables ingredients with Merlot, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. January 2021 data
Top vegetables Ingredients and Pairings
#1potatoes
15.02%
#2olives
14.29%
#3tomatoes
13.86%
#4greens
11.85%
#5onion