pasta Trends

Highlights

Top 4 restaurant dishesSee More Most popular pasta dishes in restaurants
#1CACIO PEPE PASTA
Grassa (Portland, Oregon)
#2PENNE ALLA VODKA PASTA
Carmine's Italian Restaurant (Nyc, New York)
#3SPECIALITA CAFE FIORELLO LASAGNA PASTA
Cafe Fiorello (Nyc, New York)
#4SAGE FRIED CHICKEN PENNE PASTA
Hash House A Go Go (Paradise, Nevada)
Top rising variationsSee More The fastest rising ingredients, flavors, drinks etc with pasta
#1soy free
#2saffron
#3berries
#4yogurt
#5champagne
83.73%
#6cilantro
78.27%
#7lime
71.55%
#8coffee
69.63%
#9pecorino romano
61.28%
#10truffles
50.04%
Restaurants Percentage of restaurants that serve pasta

22.56%

34,461 of 152,763 Restaurants
Online Recipes Percentage of all online pasta recipes

2.09%

33,345 of 1,593,361 Recipes

Overview

pasta Growth Over Time How pasta has risen or fallen in popularity over the past year
Dec '17Jan '18Feb '18Mar '18Apr '18May '18Jun '18Jul '18Aug '18Sep '18Oct '18Nov '18Dec '1800.250.50.7511.251.51.7522.252.5
Year Over Year PASTA growth or decline vs one year ago
-4.37%
Yearly Eating Frequency Average yearly consumption of pasta per consumer
3.14
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

22.56%

34,461 of 152,763 Restaurants
Online Recipes Percentage of all online pasta recipes

2.09%

33,345 of 1,593,361 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
40.9%
#2gnocchi
9.68%
#3penne
7.5%
#4tagliatelle
6.4%
#5linguine
6.26%
#6tortellini
4.51%
#7rigatoni
4.08%
#8fettuccine
4%
#9rice
2.84%
#10macaroni
2.77%
#11fusilli
2.04%
#12noodles
1.97%
#13orecchiette
1.97%
#14linguini
1.97%
#15lasagne
1.75%
#16farfalle
1.24%
#17shells
0.15%
Fastest Rising grains Ingredients
#1rigatoni
36.28%
#2fettuccine
25.26%
#3lasagne
15.19%
#4noodles
9.64%
#5gnocchi
9.34%
#6tortellini
4.51%
Fastest Falling grains Ingredients
#1fusilli
37.26%
#2linguini
31.18%
#3orecchiette
30.8%
#4shells
24.76%
#5farfalle
21.9%
#6rice
21.6%
#7linguine
12.83%
#8macaroni
10.42%
#9penne
8.94%
#10tagliatelle
6.69%
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
37.72%
#2steak
14.1%
#3bacon
11.99%
#4beef
11.63%
#5pork
5.99%
#6pancetta
3.88%
#7prosciutto
3.53%
#8turkey
3.06%
#9lamb
2.7%
#10ham
2%
#11chorizo
1.29%
#12pepperoni
1.18%
#13salami
0.71%
#14pork chops
0.24%
Fastest Rising meat Ingredients
#1pork chops
#2pepperoni
#3turkey
53.28%
#4prosciutto
37.94%
#5chicken
6.76%
#6steak
6.14%
Fastest Falling meat Ingredients
#1chorizo
29.62%
#2salami
28.91%
#3ham
20.18%
#4pancetta
16.04%
#5lamb
10.34%
#6beef
8.09%
#7pork
5.87%
#8bacon
3.66%
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
29.67%
#2ravioli
22.58%
#3lasagna
13.95%
#4ice cream
6.38%
#5risotto
6.03%
#6eggs
5.79%
#7hamburger
2.96%
#8curry
2.13%
#9tofu
2.13%
#10meatballs
1.89%
#11french fries
1.65%
#12shrimp scampi
1.54%
#13nachos
1.06%
#14tacos
0.95%
#15mashed potatoes
0.71%
#16onion rings
0.59%
Fastest Rising perishables and prepared Ingredients
#1onion rings
#2nachos
#3tacos
#4shrimp scampi
#5french fries
68.08%
#6meatballs
45.50%
#7salad
39.37%
#8lasagna
16.26%
#9hamburger
8.87%
Fastest Falling perishables and prepared Ingredients
#1ice cream
51.37%
#2tofu
37.73%
#3risotto
29.95%
#4eggs
20.87%
#5mashed potatoes
15.59%
#6ravioli
9.93%
#7curry
1.17%
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
34.56%
#2marina sauce
27.68%
#3olive oil
7.95%
#4tomato sauce
7.49%
#5marinara
5.66%
#6vodka sauce
2.91%
#7olives
2.75%
#8cream sauce
1.83%
#9white sauce
1.68%
#10hummus
1.68%
#11peanut butter
1.38%
#12oil
1.38%
#13capers
1.38%
#14honey
0.92%
#15pesto sauce
0.76%
Fastest Rising condiments Ingredients
#1pesto sauce
#2vodka sauce
#3marinara
23.45%
#4tomato sauce
12.59%
#5olive oil
5.41%
Fastest Falling condiments Ingredients
#1capers
27.65%
#2honey
22.53%
#3oil
19.74%
#4hummus
17.66%
#5peanut butter
14.96%
#6marina sauce
10.38%
#7white sauce
10.14%
#8pesto
9.77%
#9olives
8.28%
#10cream sauce
1.14%
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
17.93%
#2spinach
15.61%
#3green gram
10.66%
#4broccoli
10.36%
#5avocado
8.5%
#6zucchini
7.73%
#7mushrooms
6.96%
#8asparagus
5.87%
#9truffles
5.72%
#10pumpkin
5.1%
#11greens
4.95%
#12soy free
0.62%
Fastest Rising vegetables Ingredients
#1soy free
#2truffles
50.04%
Fastest Falling vegetables Ingredients
#1greens
46.48%
#2green gram
42.4%
#3zucchini
25.39%
#4pumpkin
23.49%
#5avocado
20.09%
#6broccoli
18.54%
#7mushrooms
11.08%
#8basil
10.2%
#9spinach
3.94%
#10asparagus
3.47%
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
28.09%
#2mozzarella
18.78%
#3ricotta
10.73%
#4cream
8.77%
#5burrata
8.59%
#6butter
7.51%
#7pecorino
7.16%
#8queso
3.94%
#9parmigiano reggiano
3.76%
#10pecorino romano
1.79%
#11yogurt
0.89%
Fastest Rising dairy Ingredients
#1yogurt
#2pecorino romano
61.28%
#3burrata
6.36%
Fastest Falling dairy Ingredients
#1queso
41.77%
#2parmigiano reggiano
31.56%
#3cream
23.76%
#4pecorino
17.63%
#5ricotta
13.65%
#6parmesan
8.87%
#7butter
8.29%
#8mozzarella
2.03%
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
37.21%
#2salmon
20.16%
#3lobster pieces
20.16%
#4tuna
6.78%
#5calamari
6.2%
#6shrimp
4.26%
#7squid
4.07%
#8crawfish
1.16%
Fastest Rising seafood Ingredients
#1crawfish
#2calamari
26.65%
#3squid
21.60%
#4shrimp
1.10%
Fastest Falling seafood Ingredients
#1tuna
12.25%
#2lobster pieces
9.22%
#3salmon
6.21%
#4fish
5.98%
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
81.57%
#2red wine
9.52%
#3white wine
5.59%
#4champagne
3.31%
Fastest Rising alcohol Ingredients
#1champagne
83.73%
Fastest Falling alcohol Ingredients
#1red wine
26.31%
#2wine
7.03%
#3white wine
2.9%
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
26.88%
#2cake
21.77%
#3garlic bread
11.83%
#4pastry
10.75%
#5cheesecake
5.91%
#6breadsticks
5.38%
#7toast
3.49%
#8flour
3.49%
#9pie
2.69%
#10sugar
2.42%
#11indian bread
1.88%
#12crust
1.08%
#13tart
0.81%
#14brownies
0.81%
#15biscuits
0.54%
#16bagels
0.27%
Fastest Rising bakery and desserts Ingredients
#1breadsticks
#2crust
#3sugar
#4bagels
#5tart
#6pie
#7cheesecake
54.65%
#8bread
11.67%
#9pastry
9.60%
#10cake
1.46%
Fastest Falling bakery and desserts Ingredients
#1brownies
76.5%
#2flour
21.07%
#3biscuits
21.03%
#4garlic bread
15.92%
#5indian bread
12.54%
#6toast
11.05%
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
48.01%
#2chocolate
28.48%
#3parsley
8.94%
#4pepper
8.61%
#5saffron
2.98%
#6cilantro
2.98%
Fastest Rising spices and herbs Ingredients
#1saffron
#2cilantro
78.27%
Fastest Falling spices and herbs Ingredients
#1chocolate
37.31%
#2parsley
23.15%
#3pepper
17.06%
#4garlic
11.6%
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
69.63%
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
#1lime
72.73%
#2berries
27.27%
Fastest Rising fruits Ingredients
#1berries
#2lime
71.55%

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
15.79%
clean eating
2.78%
weight loss
2.45%
Diets Over Time The dietary references with pasta over time