Food & Beverage Industry Trends Highlights

Mezcal popularity has changed by 7.27% over the past year. On average, Mezcal is consumed 1.94 times every year. Market adoption for Mezcal in restaurants is 0.91% and it is on 0.01% of recipes.

Mezcal plating ideas from top restaurants

Most popular Mezcal dishes in restaurants. February 2021 data
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Kiki On The River (Miami, Florida)
Maestro Restaurant (Pasadena, California)
Xochi (Houston, Texas)
Mercadito River North (Chicago, Illinois)

Fastest rising Mezcal pairings

The fastest rising ingredients, flavors, and drinks with Mezcal. February 2021 data
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#1fish broth
#2smoked salmon
#3perch
#4shrimp meat
89.19%
#5brown sugar
73.83%
#6orange
60.75%
#7cake
58.35%
#8chocolate
49.92%
#9almonds
48.49%
#10nut milk
44.76%

Food Market Overview for Mezcal

Mezcal Growth Over Time

Monitor trends in Mezcal related conversations over the past year. February 2021 Data
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  • Annual Growth

    Mezcal consumption yearly growth rate
    7.27%
  • Annual Consumption Frequency

    Mezcal is consumed 1.94 times on average every year
    1.94
  • The percentage of the average American diet that Mezcal represents. February 2021 data

    Market Adoption

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

    Home vs Restaurant Consumption

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

    Popularity in Restaurants

    0.91%
    5,457 of 597,012 Restaurants
  • 0.01% of recipes have Mezcal

    Popularity in Recipes

    0.01%
    276 of 4,598,338 Recipes

Product & Culinary Innovation Analysis

The upcoming food industry trends for Mezcal. February 2021 data

Most Popular beverages Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular beverages ingredients with Mezcal, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. February 2021 data
Top beverages Ingredients and Pairings
#1mezcal
77.87%
#2juice
7.25%
#3fruit juice
5.9%
#4coffee
2.26%
#5water
1.88%
Trending Ingredients and Pairings
#1fanta orange
#2cream soda
#3orange soda
#4boba
#5hot tea
Declining Ingredients and Pairings
#1latte
70.98%
#2apple juice
55.96%
#3smoothie
53.14%
#4coca cola
40.6%
#5kombucha
40.6%

Most Popular alcohol Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular alcohol ingredients with Mezcal, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. February 2021 data
Top alcohol Ingredients and Pairings
#1tequila
26.89%
#2beer
12.55%
#3margarita
11.96%
#4wine
7.72%
#5liqueur
7.43%
Trending Ingredients and Pairings
#1budweiser
#2rice wine
#3citrus vodka
#4syrah
#5tuaca
Declining Ingredients and Pairings
#1grappa
70.64%
#2gose
70.3%
#3pinot noir
62.99%
#4chardonnay
58.81%
#5mexican beer
58.36%

Most Popular fruits Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular fruits ingredients with Mezcal, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. February 2021 data
Top fruits Ingredients and Pairings
#1lime
30.34%
#2orange
13.35%
#3lemon
12.61%
#4pineapple
10.56%
#5berries
8.06%
Trending Ingredients and Pairings
#1maraschino cherries
#2persimmon
#3fuji apple
#4pomelo
#5dried apricots
Declining Ingredients and Pairings
#1maracuya
67.67%
#2melon
57.78%
#3watermelon
56.89%
#4kiwi
56.22%
#5pitaya
50.25%

Most Popular condiments Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular condiments ingredients with Mezcal, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. February 2021 data
Top condiments Ingredients and Pairings
#1agave
48.57%
#2lime juice
16.21%
#3chili
7.29%
#4honey
6.62%
#5salsa
5.53%
Declining Ingredients and Pairings
#1mayo
92.58%
#2mustard
43.24%
#3tomatillo salsa
41.95%
#4fruit compote
41.95%
#5tahini
39.19%

Most Popular spices and herbs Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular spices and herbs ingredients with Mezcal, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. February 2021 data
Top spices and herbs Ingredients and Pairings
#1salt
20.28%
#2ginger
13.42%
#3pepper
10.67%
#4jalapeno chili
10.02%
#5herbs mint
8.31%
Trending Ingredients and Pairings
#1ginkgo
#2arabica
#3garlic chives
#4pink salt
#5seasoned salt
Declining Ingredients and Pairings
#1calendula
79.24%
#2ghost pepper
74.96%
#3thai basil
69.23%
#4parsley
62.44%
#5cacao nibs
48.92%

Most Popular food Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular food ingredients with Mezcal, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. February 2021 data
Top food Ingredients and Pairings
#1tacos
39.5%
#2bread
14.4%
#3eggs
8.23%
#4guacamole
6.22%
#5pastry
6.12%
Declining Ingredients and Pairings
#1brioche bread
55.96%
#2brioche
55.96%
#3pork chop
49.92%
#4fajitas
48.66%
#5popcorn
45.66%

Most Popular vegetables Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular vegetables ingredients with Mezcal, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. February 2021 data
Top vegetables Ingredients and Pairings
#1jalapeno
17.99%
#2corn
12.95%
#3cucumber
12.59%
#4habanero pepper
8.63%
#5avocado
8.54%