popcorn Trends

Highlights

Top 4 restaurant dishesSee More Most popular popcorn dishes in restaurants
#1POPCORN CHICKEN
Bon Appetea Cafe (Alhambra, California)
#2FIVE SPICE POPCORN CHICKEN RICE BOWL
Tiger Bites (Bellevue, Washington)
#3POPCORN CHICKEN SALAD
Greg And Lous Family Restaurant (Owosso, Michigan)
#4CRISPY SALTY POPCORN CHICKEN BENTO BOX
Taiwan Little Eats (Madison, Wisconsin)
Top rising variationsSee More The fastest rising ingredients, flavors, drinks etc with popcorn
#1apple
#2cupcakes
#3lemonade
#4cake
#5beer
#6strawberries
32.33%
#7candy
31.80%
#8butter
30.60%
#9cheese
28.44%
#10chocolate
19.82%
Restaurants Percentage of restaurants that serve popcorn

3.4%

5,128 of 150,634 Restaurants
Online Recipes Percentage of all online popcorn recipes

0.14%

2,671 of 1,917,867 Recipes

Overview

popcorn Growth Over Time How popcorn has risen or fallen in popularity over the past year
Mar '18Apr '18May '18Jun '18Jul '18Aug '18Sep '18Oct '18Nov '18Dec '18Jan '19Feb '19Mar '1900.0250.050.0750.10.1250.150.1750.2
Year Over Year POPCORN growth or decline vs one year ago
10.38%
Yearly Eating Frequency Average yearly consumption of popcorn per consumer
1.48
Share of Plate The percentage of the average American diet that popcorn represents
Eat in vs Eat out The popularity of popcorn 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 popcorn

3.4%

5,128 of 150,634 Restaurants
Online Recipes Percentage of all online popcorn recipes

0.14%

2,671 of 1,917,867 Recipes

Innovation Analysis

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

bakery and desserts Trends Highlights the most popular bakery and desserts ingredients with popcorn, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top bakery and desserts Ingredients
#1caramel
39.75%
#2candy
27.12%
#3cake
24.29%
#4cupcakes
8.83%
Fastest Rising bakery and desserts Ingredients
#1cupcakes
#2cake
#3candy
31.80%
Fastest Falling bakery and desserts Ingredients
#1caramel
58.45%
spices and herbs Trends Highlights the most popular spices and herbs ingredients with popcorn, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top spices and herbs Ingredients
#1chocolate
Fastest Rising spices and herbs Ingredients
#1chocolate
19.82%
perishables and prepared Trends Highlights the most popular perishables and prepared ingredients with popcorn, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top perishables and prepared Ingredients
#1ice cream
Fastest Falling perishables and prepared Ingredients
#1ice cream
30.59%
dairy Trends Highlights the most popular dairy ingredients with popcorn, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top dairy Ingredients
#1cheese
62.35%
#2butter
37.65%
Fastest Rising dairy Ingredients
#1butter
30.60%
#2cheese
28.44%
meat Trends Highlights the most popular meat ingredients with popcorn, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top meat Ingredients
#1chicken
Fastest Rising meat Ingredients
#1chicken
13.31%
vegetables Trends Highlights the most popular vegetables ingredients with popcorn, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top vegetables Ingredients
#1corn
Fastest Falling vegetables Ingredients
#1corn
0.39%
beverages Trends Highlights the most popular beverages ingredients with popcorn, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top beverages Ingredients
#1lemonade
Fastest Rising beverages Ingredients
#1lemonade
fruits Trends Highlights the most popular fruits ingredients with popcorn, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top fruits Ingredients
#1strawberries
69.84%
#2apple
30.16%
Fastest Rising fruits Ingredients
#1apple
#2strawberries
32.33%
alcohol Trends Highlights the most popular alcohol ingredients with popcorn, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top alcohol Ingredients
#1beer
Fastest Rising alcohol Ingredients
#1beer

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 popcorn compared to all other dishes
fitness
18.77%
snack
16.51%
weight loss
5.33%
Diets Over Time The dietary references with popcorn over time
Apr '18May '18Jun '18Jul '18Aug '18Sep '18Oct '18Nov '18Dec '18Jan '19Feb '19Mar '1901.252.53.7556.257.58.751011.25
  • vegan
  • clean eating
  • vegetarian
  • gluten free

Restaurant Analysis

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

Restaurant Penetration Percentage of restaurants that serve popcorn

3.4%

Cuisine Penetration The most popular restaurant cuisine to feature popcorn

seafood restaurant

20 %
popcorn Pricing Analysis Average price of popcorn across the variously priced restaurants, from cheapest to most expensive
$9.06$7.79$9.21$11.09$13.29AVG$$$$$$$$$$
Most Popular popcorn Dishes The most notable variations of popcorn served across the country
DISH NAMERESTAURANTCITYSTATE
#1 Popcorn Chicken Bon Appetea CafeAlhambraCalifornia
#2 Five Spice Popcorn Chicken Rice Bowl TIGER BITESBellevueWashington
#3 Popcorn Chicken Salad Greg and Lous Family RestaurantOwossoMichigan
#4 Crispy Salty Popcorn Chicken Bento Box Taiwan Little EatsMadisonWisconsin
#5 Fried Popcorn Chicken Lao TaoLaCalifornia
#6 Spicy Popcorn Chicken Oasis Tea ZoneSeattleWashington
#7 Fried Popcorn Shrimp Catfish Razzoo's Cajun CafeConcordNorth Carolina
#8 Crunchy Popcorn Shrimp Red LobsterColumbusGeorgia
#9 Popcorn Chicken Noodle Soup Bethany CafeArlingtonTexas
#10 Popcorn Pimp Cheesecake Better Than Sex - A Dessert Restaurant - OrlandoOrlandoFlorida
Menu Items How many total instances of popcorn found in restaurants across the country
7,104
Dish Count Per Menu The average number of popcorn variations on a restaurant's menu
1.39

Home Cooking

Highlighting the leading online popcorn recipes and their penetration