Food & Beverage Industry Trends Highlights

Milk Alternative popularity has changed by 43.72% over the past year. On average, Milk Alternative is consumed 2.37 times every year. Market adoption for Milk Alternative in restaurants is 9.29% and it is on 0.12% of recipes.

Milk Alternative plating ideas from top restaurants

Most popular Milk Alternative dishes in restaurants. March 2021 data
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Cafein (Chantilly, Virginia)
Huskins Coffee Company (Santa Ana, California)
La Colombe (Chicago, Illinois)
Spot Coffee Elmwood (Buffalo, New York)

Fastest rising Milk Alternative pairings

The fastest rising ingredients, flavors, and drinks with Milk Alternative. March 2021 data
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#1oysters
63.21%
#2bacon
43.77%
#3crab
43.40%
#4sausage
36.80%
#5onion
34.16%
#6chicken
30.99%
#7oat milk
23.26%
#8lime
22.81%
#9vodka
22.24%
#10salt
19.56%

Food Market Overview for Milk Alternative

Milk Alternative Growth Over Time

Monitor trends in Milk Alternative related conversations over the past year. March 2021 Data
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  • Annual Growth

    Milk Alternative consumption yearly growth rate
    43.72%
  • Annual Consumption Frequency

    Milk Alternative is consumed 2.37 times on average every year
    2.37
  • The percentage of the average American diet that Milk Alternative represents. March 2021 data

    Market Adoption

  • The popularity of Milk Alternative at home vs at restaurants. The dashed black line represents the breakdown of the industry average. March 2021 data

    Home vs Restaurant Consumption

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

    Popularity in Restaurants

    9.29%
    55,488 of 597,012 Restaurants
  • 0.12% of recipes have Milk Alternative

    Popularity in Recipes

    0.12%
    5,533 of 4,598,338 Recipes

Product & Culinary Innovation Analysis

The upcoming food industry trends for Milk Alternative. March 2021 data

Most Popular dairy alternatives Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular dairy alternatives ingredients with Milk Alternative, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. March 2021 data
Top dairy alternatives Ingredients and Pairings
#1milk alternative
35.87%
#2nut milk
24.41%
#3almond milk
15.04%
#4coconut milk
10.46%
#5oat milk
5.48%
Trending Ingredients and Pairings
#1chickpea cheese
#2pistachio cheese
72.12%
#3oat milk
23.26%
#4milk substitute
18.70%
#5dairy free milk
18.70%
Declining Ingredients and Pairings
#1hemp milk
13.83%
#2hazelnut milk
13.28%
#3vanilla almond milk
11.95%
#4vanilla nut milk
11.71%
#5soy milk
8.03%

Most Popular dairy Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular dairy ingredients with Milk Alternative, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. March 2021 data
Top dairy Ingredients and Pairings
#1milk
63.01%
#2butter
14.82%
#3cream
7.16%
#4yogurt
5.48%
#5cheese
4.31%
Declining Ingredients and Pairings
#1pimento cheese
63.76%
#2swiss cheese
47.04%
#3muenster
40.99%
#4manchego
39.25%
#5herb butter
37.41%

Most Popular nuts and seeds Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular nuts and seeds ingredients with Milk Alternative, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. March 2021 data
Top nuts and seeds Ingredients and Pairings
#1almonds
35.97%
#2coconut
31.45%
#3chia
8.37%
#4peanuts
6.31%
#5cashews
5.07%
Trending Ingredients and Pairings
#1pistachios
31.61%
#2hazelnuts
9.55%
#3macadamia nuts
5.56%
#4peanuts
5.19%
#5walnuts
2.10%
Declining Ingredients and Pairings
#1marcona almonds
26.23%
#2guarana
25.57%
#3pumpkin seeds
17.97%
#4sunflower seeds
10.53%
#5pepitas
9.86%

Most Popular spices and herbs Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular spices and herbs ingredients with Milk Alternative, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. March 2021 data
Top spices and herbs Ingredients and Pairings
#1vanilla
22.12%
#2cinnamon
16.99%
#3salt
16.88%
#4pepper
9.04%
#5garlic
8.89%
Trending Ingredients and Pairings
#1mediterranean herbs
#2shichimi
#3guajillo chiles
#4dry rub
#5sumac
Declining Ingredients and Pairings
#1garden herbs
67.73%
#2pumpkin spice
65.63%
#3aloe vera
42.75%
#4bourbon vanilla
36.45%
#5holy basil
35%

Most Popular fruits Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular fruits ingredients with Milk Alternative, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. March 2021 data
Top fruits Ingredients and Pairings
#1berries
26.46%
#2bananas
24.46%
#3blueberries
11.44%
#4strawberries
10.29%
#5apple
5.75%
Trending Ingredients and Pairings
#1asian pear
#2apple chips
77.04%
#3yuzu
76.58%
#4persimmon
74.99%
#5elderberry
63.51%
Declining Ingredients and Pairings
#1nectarine
69.7%
#2quince
64.99%
#3watermelon
46.74%
#4figs
45.82%
#5mulberries
42.01%

Most Popular beverages Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular beverages ingredients with Milk Alternative, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. March 2021 data
Top beverages Ingredients and Pairings
#1coffee
25.39%
#2smoothie
17.92%
#3water
15.68%
#4latte
11.18%
#5juice
9.31%
Trending Ingredients and Pairings
#1grape juice
#2lemon lime soda
#3diet coke
#4tomato juice
#5grapefruit juice
73.02%
Declining Ingredients and Pairings
#1bottled water
86.32%
#2iced green tea