popcorn Trends

Highlights

Top 4 restaurant dishesSee More Most popular popcorn dishes in restaurants
#1POPCORN SHRIMP PO BOY
Flaming Joe's Seafood (Aurora, Colorado)
#2POPCORN CHICKEN
Bon Appetea Cafe (Alhambra, California)
#3LAUGHING BIRD POPCORN SHRIMP
Barton G. Los Angeles (La, California)
#4BACON FAT HEIRLOOM POPCORN
Citizen Public House (Scottsdale, Arizona)
Top rising variationsSee More The fastest rising ingredients, flavors, drinks etc with popcorn
Restaurants Percentage of restaurants that serve popcorn

3.49%

5,334 of 152,763 Restaurants
Online Recipes Percentage of all online popcorn recipes

0.15%

2,423 of 1,593,361 Recipes

Overview

popcorn Growth Over Time How popcorn has risen or fallen in popularity over the past year
Dec '17Jan '18Feb '18Mar '18Apr '18May '18Jun '18Jul '18Aug '18Sep '18Oct '18Nov '18Dec '1800.0250.050.0750.10.1250.150.175
Year Over Year POPCORN growth or decline vs one year ago
16.88%
Yearly Eating Frequency Average yearly consumption of popcorn per consumer
1.42
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

3.49%

5,334 of 152,763 Restaurants
Online Recipes Percentage of all online popcorn recipes

0.15%

2,423 of 1,593,361 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
40.73%
#2cake
24.06%
#3candy
23.38%
#4oreos
4.93%
#5cupcakes
4.25%
#6cookies
2.64%
Fastest Rising bakery and desserts Ingredients
#1cupcakes
Fastest Falling bakery and desserts Ingredients
#1caramel
38.77%
#2cake
37.9%
#3oreos
23.67%
#4cookies
20.47%
#5candy
12.81%
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 Falling spices and herbs Ingredients
#1chocolate
15.95%
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
#2tacos
3.84%
Fastest Rising perishables and prepared Ingredients
#1tacos
Fastest Falling perishables and prepared Ingredients
#1ice cream
23.73%
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
81.19%
#2bacon
18.81%
Fastest Rising meat Ingredients
#1bacon
Fastest Falling meat Ingredients
#1chicken
29.98%
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
62.5%
#2butter
37.5%
Fastest Falling dairy Ingredients
#1butter
16.04%
#2cheese
13.14%
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 Rising vegetables Ingredients
#1corn
79.40%
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
#1coffee
Fastest Falling beverages Ingredients
#1coffee
41.42%
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
#1wine
Fastest Falling alcohol Ingredients
#1wine
18.83%
grains Trends Highlights the most popular grains ingredients with popcorn, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top grains Ingredients
#1pasta
Fastest Rising grains Ingredients
#1pasta
seafood Trends Highlights the most popular seafood ingredients with popcorn, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top seafood Ingredients
#1lobster pieces
Fastest Rising seafood Ingredients
#1lobster pieces
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
#1apple
Fastest Rising fruits Ingredients
#1apple
66.08%

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
20.63%
snack
15.98%
weight loss
5.20%
Diets Over Time The dietary references with popcorn over time
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  • 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

3.49%

Cuisine Penetration The most popular restaurant cuisine to feature popcorn

seafood restaurant

19 %
popcorn Pricing Analysis Average price of popcorn across the variously priced restaurants, from cheapest to most expensive
$9.06$7.72$9.35$11.31$12.44AVG$$$$$$$$$$
Most Popular popcorn Dishes The most notable variations of popcorn served across the country
DISH NAMERESTAURANTCITYSTATE
#1 Popcorn Shrimp Po Boy Flaming Joe's SeafoodAuroraColorado
#2 Popcorn Chicken Bon Appetea CafeAlhambraCalifornia
#3 Laughing Bird Popcorn Shrimp Barton G. Los AngelesLaCalifornia
#4 Bacon Fat Heirloom Popcorn Citizen Public HouseScottsdaleArizona
#5 Five Spice Popcorn Chicken Rice Bowl TIGER BITESBellevueWashington
#6 Crispy Salty Popcorn Chicken Bento Box Taiwan Little EatsMadisonWisconsin
#7 Truffle Popcorn Taste on 23rdPortlandOregon
#8 Popcorn Chicken Noodle Soup Bethany CafeArlingtonTexas
#9 Popcorn Shrimp Creole Galliano RestaurantNew OrleansLouisiana
#10 Popcorn Chicken Bites Stewart's Root BeerRahwayNew Jersey
Menu Items How many total instances of popcorn found in restaurants across the country
7,356
Dish Count Per Menu The average number of popcorn variations on a restaurant's menu
1.38

Home Cooking

Highlighting the leading online popcorn recipes and their penetration

Recipe Count How many online recipes exist for popcorn
2,423
Used As Ingredient How many online recipes use popcorn as an ingredient
1,815
Top Online Recipes The most notable variations of popcorn recipes found online, and how they have performed over the past year
1

White Chocolate Reindeer Popcorn from Two Sisters Kitchens

2

Popcorn Chicken Tenders from My Kids Lick The Bowl

3

Keto Popcorn Cheese Puffs - One Ingredient EASY from My Keto Kitchen

4

Spicy Buffalo Cauliflower Popcorn from Raw Manda

5

Air Fryer Popcorn Tofu from VNutrition

6

Santa Crunch Popcorn from Two Sisters

7

Grinch Popcorn from Two Sisters

8

Vegan Spicy Glazed Popcorn Broccoli from Rabbit and Wolves

9

Vegan Sour Cream & Onion Popcorn from It Doesn't Taste Like Chicken

10

Easy Popcorn Shrimp from Budget Savvy Diva