pasta Trends

Highlights

Top 4 restaurant dishesSee More
#1 FUSILLI
Marea (New York, New York)
#2 SPAGHETTI
Maggiano's (Los Angeles, California)
#3 ANGEL HAIR PASTA
Olive Garden (Las Vegas, Nevada)
#4 LOUISIANA CHICKEN PASTA
The Cheesecake Factory (Arlington, Texas)
Top rising variationsSee More
#1smoothie
75.97%
#2pancetta
70.40%
#3sausage
66.73%
#4beer
64.45%
#5champagne
61.73%
#6wine
60.41%
#7olive
60.00%
#8caper
58.64%
#9clam
51.15%
#10parmesan
42.92%
Restaurants

27.42%

42,256 of 154,111 Restaurants
Online Recipes

4.43%

34,502 of 779,374 Recipes

Overview

Growth Over Time
Aug '17Sep '17Oct '17Nov '17Dec '17Jan '18Feb '18Mar '18Apr '18May '18Jun '18Jul '1800.250.50.7511.251.51.7522.252.52.753
Year Over Year
0.86%
Posts Per User
2.97
Share of Plate
Eat in vs Eat out
  • Eat In
  • Market Avg.
  • Eat Out
Restaurants

27.42%

42,256 of 154,111 Restaurants
Online Recipes

4.43%

34,502 of 779,374 Recipes

Innovation Analysis

The most popular ingredients, flavors, and variations for pasta, as well as the food and beverage combinations trending and fading over the past year

drink Trends
Top drink Ingredients
#1lemonade
1.05%
#2smoothie
0.41%
Fastest Rising drink Ingredients
#1smoothie
75.97%
#2lemonade
42.74%
produce Trends
Top produce Ingredients
#1tomato
16.07%
#2mushroom
13.86%
#3basil
12.97%
#4parsley
9.25%
#5rucola
8.29%
#6zucchini
7.68%
#7broccoli
6.66%
#8artichoke
6.65%
#9spinach
6.63%
#10onion
6.41%
Fastest Rising produce Ingredients
#1artichoke
69.10%
#2zucchini
62.86%
#3spinach
46.71%
#4basil
37.23%
#5broccoli
34.94%
#6tomato
33.43%
#7onion
23.20%
#8mushroom
19.79%
#9parsley
9.73%
Fastest Falling produce Ingredients
#1rucola
24.44%
alcohol Trends
Top alcohol Ingredients
#1wine
2.69%
#2beer
1.29%
#3champagne
0.62%
#4whiskey
0.53%
#5margarita
0.50%
Fastest Rising alcohol Ingredients
#1beer
64.45%
#2champagne
61.73%
#3wine
60.41%
#4whiskey
48.51%
#5margarita
31.17%
dairy Trends
Top dairy Ingredients
#1pecorino
28.98%
#2parmesan
23.69%
#3ricotta
13.47%
#4mozzarella
8.53%
#5burrata
7.65%
#6cream
3.78%
#7queso
3.72%
#8butter
3.39%
#9cheddar
2.74%
#10philadelphia
1.30%
Fastest Rising dairy Ingredients
#1queso
77.24%
#2cream
72.55%
#3parmesan
42.92%
#4cheddar
35.64%
#5ricotta
30.62%
#6mozzarella
29.71%
#7philadelphia
27.21%
#8butter
20.63%
#9pecorino
4.76%
Fastest Falling dairy Ingredients
#1burrata
5.44%
meat Trends
Top meat Ingredients
#1pancetta
21.15%
#2sausage
9.96%
#3veal
8.66%
#4prosciutto
5.64%
#5bacon
2.98%
#6turkey
1.02%
#7brisket
0.26%
Fastest Rising meat Ingredients
#1pancetta
70.40%
#2sausage
66.73%
#3prosciutto
38.51%
#4bacon
37.37%
#5brisket
14.67%
Fastest Falling meat Ingredients
#1turkey
37.44%
#2veal
13.61%
seafood Trends
Top seafood Ingredients
#1clam
24.65%
#2shrimp
13.66%
#3crab
5.67%
#4calamari
5.58%
#5salmon
2.41%
#6tuna
1.79%
Fastest Rising seafood Ingredients
#1clam
51.15%
#2tuna
38.59%
#3shrimp
25.42%
#4salmon
21.40%
#5calamari
21.12%
Fastest Falling seafood Ingredients
#1crab
25.51%
pasta & grain Trends
Top pasta & grain Ingredients
#1penne
59.26%
#2linguine
51.16%
#3tagliatelle
46.62%
#4spaghetti
40.99%
#5ravioli
34.74%
#6tortellini
34.59%
#7macaroni
25.14%
#8gnocchi
22.87%
#9lasagna
22.81%
Fastest Rising pasta & grain Ingredients
#1tortellini
53.54%
#2macaroni
53.45%
#3ravioli
26.45%
#4tagliatelle
25.66%
#5spaghetti
23.70%
#6penne
21.43%
#7lasagna
12.31%
#8linguine
8.83%
Fastest Falling pasta & grain Ingredients
#1gnocchi
19.88%
condiment Trends
Top condiment Ingredients
#1pesto
26.13%
#2marinara
21.93%
#3caper
8.97%
#4olive
8.83%
#5salsa
1.44%
Fastest Rising condiment Ingredients
#1olive
60.00%
#2caper
58.64%
#3pesto
19.41%
Fastest Falling condiment Ingredients
#1salsa
5.17%
#2marinara
2.85%

Diets & Traits

Why people choose this dish, and how it performed in various popular diets over the past year

Top Motivators
meal prep
2.10x
clean eating
1.77x
protein
1.75x
Diets Over Time
Aug '17Sep '17Oct '17Nov '17Dec '17Jan '18Feb '18Mar '18Apr '18May '18Jun '18Jul '1800.511.522.533.544.55
  • Vegetarian
  • Vegan
  • Clean Eating
  • Gluten Free

Restaurant Analysis

A look at the most popular pasta dishes served in restaurants, their price points, and popularity

Restaurant Penetration

27.42%

Restaurant Category

italian restaurant

47%
Pricing Analysis
$16.11$13.29$16.67$18.11$18.55AVG$$$$$$$$$$
Popular Dishes
DISH NAMERESTAURANTCITYSTATE
#1 Fusilli MareaNew YorkNew York
#2 Spaghetti Maggiano'sLos AngelesCalifornia
#3 Angel Hair Pasta Olive GardenLas VegasNevada
#4 Louisiana Chicken Pasta The Cheesecake FactoryArlingtonTexas
Total Dish Count
367,469
Dish Count Per Menu
16.15

Home Cooking

Highlighting the leading online pasta recipes and their penetration

Recipe Count
20,056
Used As Ingredient
26,981
Leading Online Recipes
#1

Red Pepper Fettuccine with Shrimp from Pinch of Yum

#2

Bacon Ranch Garlic Parmesan Pasta from The Salty Marshmallow

#3

Date Night Mushroom Pasta with Goat Cheese from Pinch of Yum

#4

Roasted tomato and basil pasta from Lazy Cat Kitchen