pasta Trends

Highlights

Top 4 restaurant dishesSee More Most popular pasta dishes in restaurants
#1 REGGAE PASTA BBQ SHRIMP
Radiance Restaurant (Brooklyn, New York)
#2 SHRIMP SCAMPI ZUCCHINI PASTA
California Pizza Kitchen (Skokie, Illinois)
#3 CHICKEN ALFREDO PASTA
Strictly Seafood (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania)
#4 PENNE ALLA VODKA PASTA
Carmine's Italian Restaurant (New York, New York)
Top rising variationsSee More The fastest rising ingredients, flavors, drinks etc with pasta
Restaurants Percentage of restaurants that serve pasta

23.25%

35,541 of 152,871 Restaurants
Online Recipes Percentage of all online pasta recipes

2.03%

29,206 of 1,437,927 Recipes

Overview

pasta Growth Over Time How pasta has risen or fallen in popularity over the past year
Nov '17Dec '17Jan '18Feb '18Mar '18Apr '18May '18Jun '18Jul '18Aug '18Sep '18Oct '18Nov '1800.250.50.7511.251.51.7522.252.5
Year Over Year PASTA growth or decline vs one year ago
-1.99%
Yearly Eating Frequency Average yearly consumption of pasta per consumer
3.2
Share of Plate The percentage of the average American diet that pasta represents
Eat in vs Eat out The popularity of pasta at home vs at restaurants. The dashed black line represents the breakdown of the industry average
  • Eat In
  • Market Avg.
  • Eat Out
Restaurants Percentage of restaurants that serve pasta

23.25%

35,541 of 152,871 Restaurants
Online Recipes Percentage of all online pasta recipes

2.03%

29,206 of 1,437,927 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

grains Trends Highlights the most popular grains ingredients with pasta, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top grains Ingredients
#1spaghetti
41.64%
#2gnocchi
9.82%
#3penne
7.55%
#4tagliatelle
6.6%
#5linguine
6.38%
#6tortellini
4.55%
#7rigatoni
4.11%
#8fettuccine
3.89%
#9rice
2.93%
#10pappardelle
2.79%
#11fusilli
2.13%
#12noodles
1.98%
#13linguini
1.98%
#14lasagne
1.76%
#15farfalle
1.32%
#16rotini
0.44%
#17shells
0.15%
Fastest Rising grains Ingredients
#1fettuccine
26.19%
#2noodles
17.18%
#3gnocchi
13.23%
#4rigatoni
13.12%
#5lasagne
9.13%
#6pappardelle
7.62%
#7rice
6.23%
Fastest Falling grains Ingredients
#1shells
50.61%
#2fusilli
48.8%
#3rotini
41.66%
#4linguini
41.04%
#5farfalle
31.06%
#6penne
10.39%
#7tagliatelle
9.32%
#8linguine
6.49%
#9spaghetti
4.79%
#10tortellini
0.34%
meat Trends Highlights the most popular meat ingredients with pasta, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top meat Ingredients
#1chicken
36.48%
#2steak
13.58%
#3bacon
11.74%
#4beef
11.39%
#5pork
5.98%
#6pancetta
3.91%
#7prosciutto
3.34%
#8turkey
2.88%
#9lamb
2.65%
#10ham
2.07%
#11chorizo
1.27%
#12pepperoni
1.15%
#13italian sausage
1.15%
#14salami
0.81%
#15chicken breasts
0.58%
#16ribeye
0.46%
#17sausage
0.35%
#18pork chops
0.23%
Fastest Rising meat Ingredients
#1pork chops
#2ribeye
#3pepperoni
#4italian sausage
70.39%
#5prosciutto
69.63%
#6turkey
23.86%
#7steak
23.01%
#8pork
4.26%
Fastest Falling meat Ingredients
#1beef
17.16%
#2salami
16.36%
#3sausage
14.81%
#4chicken breasts
13.57%
#5chorizo
11.88%
#6ham
10.45%
#7bacon
7.25%
#8pancetta
5.98%
#9chicken
2.06%
#10lamb
1.62%
perishables and prepared Trends Highlights the most popular perishables and prepared ingredients with pasta, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top perishables and prepared Ingredients
#1salad
29.45%
#2ravioli
23.2%
#3lasagna
14.06%
#4risotto
6.61%
#5ice cream
6.49%
#6eggs
6.01%
#7hamburger
3%
#8curry
2.16%
#9tofu
2.16%
#10meatballs
1.8%
#11ziti
1.2%
#12nachos
0.96%
#13tacos
0.96%
#14ice
0.72%
#15onion rings
0.6%
#16mashed potatoes
0.6%
Fastest Rising perishables and prepared Ingredients
#1ice
#2onion rings
#3nachos
#4tacos
#5ziti
#6salad
34.76%
#7meatballs
30.00%
#8lasagna
17.50%
Fastest Falling perishables and prepared Ingredients
#1ice cream
42.59%
#2tofu
37.14%
#3risotto
35.53%
#4mashed potatoes
34.43%
#5curry
25.58%
#6eggs
25.06%
#7hamburger
13.16%
#8ravioli
6%
condiments Trends Highlights the most popular condiments ingredients with pasta, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top condiments Ingredients
#1pesto
35.99%
#2homestyle sauce
28.79%
#3olive oil
8.14%
#4tomato sauce
7.67%
#5marinara
5.48%
#6vodka sauce
2.82%
#7olives
2.82%
#8white sauce
1.72%
#9hummus
1.72%
#10oil
1.56%
#11marinara sauce
1.25%
#12peanut butter
1.25%
#13hot sauce
0.63%
#14salsa
0.16%
Fastest Rising condiments Ingredients
#1hot sauce
#2marinara sauce
86.50%
#3vodka sauce
72.86%
#4marinara
68.89%
#5olive oil
11.18%
#6tomato sauce
10.08%
#7white sauce
8.59%
Fastest Falling condiments Ingredients
#1peanut butter
52.46%
#2oil
36.72%
#3pesto
9.21%
#4olives
9.15%
#5salsa
8.66%
#6homestyle sauce
8.57%
#7hummus
1.22%
vegetables Trends Highlights the most popular vegetables ingredients with pasta, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top vegetables Ingredients
#1basil
18.89%
#2spinach
16.03%
#3broccoli
10.63%
#4avocado
8.73%
#5zucchini
7.94%
#6mushrooms
7.14%
#7asparagus
6.19%
#8pumpkin
6.03%
#9truffles
5.56%
#10greens
5.24%
#11potatoes
3.33%
#12corn
3.17%
#13soy free
0.63%
#14sprouts
0.48%
Fastest Rising vegetables Ingredients
#1sprouts
#2soy free
65.65%
#3truffles
38.68%
Fastest Falling vegetables Ingredients
#1corn
48.98%
#2potatoes
29.49%
#3greens
25.54%
#4basil
25.18%
#5zucchini
25.07%
#6avocado
20.31%
#7spinach
15.78%
#8pumpkin
12.06%
#9broccoli
11.05%
#10mushrooms
9.93%
#11asparagus
5.16%
dairy Trends Highlights the most popular dairy ingredients with pasta, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top dairy Ingredients
#1parmesan
25.73%
#2mozzarella
17.43%
#3ricotta
9.93%
#4cream
8.14%
#5burrata
7.98%
#6butter
6.84%
#7pecorino
6.68%
#8queso
3.75%
#9parmigiano reggiano
3.58%
#10cheddar
2.44%
#11gorgonzola
2.28%
#12vegan cheese
1.79%
#13mascarpone
0.81%
#14paneer
0.81%
#15yogurt
0.81%
#16cream butter
0.49%
#17brie
0.49%
Fastest Rising dairy Ingredients
#1cream butter
#2mascarpone
#3paneer
#4yogurt
85.20%
#5brie
65.65%
#6burrata
20.81%
#7butter
11.91%
Fastest Falling dairy Ingredients
#1queso
51.44%
#2vegan cheese
36.62%
#3gorgonzola
32.99%
#4parmigiano reggiano
27.46%
#5cream
27.39%
#6cheddar
23.83%
#7ricotta
15.62%
#8parmesan
8.48%
#9pecorino
6.62%
#10mozzarella
6.58%
alcohol Trends Highlights the most popular alcohol ingredients with pasta, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top alcohol Ingredients
#1wine
77.69%
#2red wine
9%
#3white wine
5.28%
#4cocktail
3.52%
#5champagne
3.13%
#6beer
1.37%
Fastest Rising alcohol Ingredients
#1champagne
#2beer
70.88%
#3cocktail
63.25%
#4red wine
0.83%
Fastest Falling alcohol Ingredients
#1wine
1.84%
#2white wine
0.84%
seafood Trends Highlights the most popular seafood ingredients with pasta, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top seafood Ingredients
#1fish
44.52%
#2salmon
23.74%
#3tuna
7.99%
#4calamari
7.31%
#5shrimp
5.02%
#6squid
4.79%
#7clam
1.83%
#8prawns
1.83%
#9crawfish
1.37%
#10scallops
1.14%
#11mussels
0.46%
Fastest Rising seafood Ingredients
#1crawfish
#2shrimp
17.45%
#3tuna
16.78%
#4calamari
11.89%
#5squid
4.73%
Fastest Falling seafood Ingredients
#1prawns
30.36%
#2mussels
22.72%
#3fish
18.25%
#4salmon
17.53%
#5clam
12.59%
#6scallops
3.64%
bakery and desserts Trends Highlights the most popular bakery and desserts ingredients with pasta, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top bakery and desserts Ingredients
#1bread
27.67%
#2cake
22.74%
#3garlic bread
11.78%
#4pastry
10.96%
#5cheesecake
5.75%
#6breadsticks
4.11%
#7flour
3.56%
#8toast
3.56%
#9pie
2.74%
#10sugar
2.19%
#11muffins
1.1%
#12crust
1.1%
#13cupcakes
1.1%
#14brownies
0.82%
#15donuts
0.55%
#16biscuits
0.27%
Fastest Rising bakery and desserts Ingredients
#1breadsticks
#2muffins
#3crust
#4cupcakes
#5sugar
#6pie
#7cheesecake
#8cake
30.30%
#9bread
16.80%
#10pastry
10.63%
Fastest Falling bakery and desserts Ingredients
#1donuts
33.52%
#2brownies
29.49%
#3toast
20.49%
#4flour
19.06%
#5biscuits
13.57%
#6garlic bread
5.54%
spices and herbs Trends Highlights the most popular spices and herbs ingredients with pasta, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top spices and herbs Ingredients
#1garlic
46.06%
#2chocolate
28.39%
#3pepper
8.52%
#4parsley
8.52%
#5black pepper
2.84%
#6saffron
2.52%
#7cilantro
2.52%
#8pumpkin spice
0.63%
Fastest Rising spices and herbs Ingredients
#1saffron
#2cilantro
#3pumpkin spice
#4black pepper
78.43%
Fastest Falling spices and herbs Ingredients
#1chocolate
36.65%
#2parsley
16.11%
#3garlic
11.33%
#4pepper
6.49%
beverages Trends Highlights the most popular beverages ingredients with pasta, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top beverages Ingredients
#1coffee
Fastest Rising beverages Ingredients
#1coffee
67.60%
fruits Trends Highlights the most popular fruits ingredients with pasta, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top fruits Ingredients
#1blueberries
Fastest Rising fruits Ingredients
#1blueberries

Diets & Traits

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

Top Motivators The leading reasons consumers choose pasta compared to all other dishes
fitness
16.00%
clean eating
2.84%
weight loss
2.49%
Diets Over Time The dietary references with pasta over time