queso Trends

Highlights

Top 4 restaurant dishesSee More Most popular queso dishes in restaurants
#1QUESO
Howlin' Taco (Nyc, New York)
#2QUESO BEANS CHIPS SALSA
Quvo Tacos & Craft Beer (Fort Lauderdale, Florida)
#3MOM MIGAS QUESO
Tamale House East (Austin, Texas)
#4BLACKENED SHRIMP QUESO BLANCO QUESADILLA
Parish Taceaux (Shreveport, Louisiana)
Top rising variationsSee More The fastest rising ingredients, flavors, drinks etc with queso
#1crabs
#2lobster pieces
#3chili
#4tequila
#5sour cream
84.63%
#6cilantro
74.86%
#7fish
69.30%
#8guacamole
45.10%
#9tacos
43.19%
#10corn
43.11%
Restaurants Percentage of restaurants that serve queso

6.63%

10,128 of 152,763 Restaurants
Online Recipes Percentage of all online queso recipes

0.12%

1,862 of 1,593,361 Recipes

Overview

queso Growth Over Time How queso has risen or fallen in popularity over the past year
Dec '17Jan '18Feb '18Mar '18Apr '18May '18Jun '18Jul '18Aug '18Sep '18Oct '18Nov '18Dec '1800.050.10.150.20.250.30.350.40.450.50.550.6
Year Over Year QUESO growth or decline vs one year ago
-25.3%
Yearly Eating Frequency Average yearly consumption of queso per consumer
3.61
Share of Plate The percentage of the average American diet that queso represents
Eat in vs Eat out The popularity of queso 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 queso

6.63%

10,128 of 152,763 Restaurants
Online Recipes Percentage of all online queso recipes

0.12%

1,862 of 1,593,361 Recipes

Innovation Analysis

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

perishables and prepared Trends Highlights the most popular perishables and prepared ingredients with queso, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top perishables and prepared Ingredients
#1salad
24.93%
#2guacamole
17.79%
#3tacos
15.25%
#4hamburger
15.25%
#5eggs
7.33%
#6ice cream
6.65%
#7french fries
5.67%
#8risotto
4.2%
#9tostadas
1.76%
#10nachos
1.17%
Fastest Rising perishables and prepared Ingredients
#1nachos
62.67%
#2guacamole
45.10%
#3tacos
43.19%
#4hamburger
27.30%
#5eggs
3.88%
Fastest Falling perishables and prepared Ingredients
#1ice cream
53.84%
#2tostadas
24.72%
#3risotto
20.52%
#4salad
11.49%
#5french fries
9.39%
meat Trends Highlights the most popular meat ingredients with queso, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top meat Ingredients
#1bacon
26.02%
#2chicken
19.84%
#3beef
11.55%
#4chorizo
10.39%
#5steak
9.8%
#6pork
7.93%
#7ham
5.83%
#8sausage
3.15%
#9salami
3.03%
#10brisket
2.45%
Fastest Rising meat Ingredients
#1salami
#2brisket
#3sausage
41.93%
#4pork
33.82%
#5chicken
22.26%
#6steak
21.52%
#7chorizo
18.18%
#8bacon
7.48%
#9beef
3.86%
#10ham
3.69%
bakery and desserts Trends Highlights the most popular bakery and desserts ingredients with queso, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top bakery and desserts Ingredients
#1cheesecake
29.66%
#2cake
23.79%
#3bread
20.69%
#4toast
10.34%
#5pastry
6.55%
#6tortillas
5.52%
#7waffles
3.45%
Fastest Rising bakery and desserts Ingredients
#1pastry
37.71%
#2cheesecake
30.80%
Fastest Falling bakery and desserts Ingredients
#1cake
38.22%
#2waffles
20.32%
#3toast
15.16%
#4bread
10.26%
#5tortillas
9.17%
dairy Trends Highlights the most popular dairy ingredients with queso, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top dairy Ingredients
#1cheddar
22.64%
#2mozzarella
18.16%
#3goat cheese
9.45%
#4sour cream
8.21%
#5brie
7.96%
#6burrata
6.72%
#7parmesan
6.47%
#8blue cheese
6.47%
#9vegan cheese
5.72%
#10cheese
4.48%
#11butter
3.73%
Fastest Rising dairy Ingredients
#1parmesan
#2vegan cheese
#3sour cream
84.63%
#4butter
68.98%
#5mozzarella
35.45%
#6blue cheese
19.69%
Fastest Falling dairy Ingredients
#1brie
31.87%
#2goat cheese
31.43%
#3burrata
25.06%
#4cheddar
19.18%
#5cheese
9.96%
vegetables Trends Highlights the most popular vegetables ingredients with queso, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top vegetables Ingredients
#1aguacate
31.4%
#2corn
17.68%
#3green gram
17.68%
#4spinach
9.5%
#5potatoes
9.23%
#6tomatoes
9.23%
#7onion
5.28%
Fastest Rising vegetables Ingredients
#1corn
43.11%
#2onion
23.21%
#3spinach
1.48%
Fastest Falling vegetables Ingredients
#1tomatoes
40.61%
#2green gram
39.98%
#3potatoes
29.55%
#4aguacate
10.3%
grains Trends Highlights the most popular grains ingredients with queso, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top grains Ingredients
#1pasta
71.68%
#2rice
19.76%
#3quinoa
8.55%
Fastest Rising grains Ingredients
#1rice
8.12%
#2quinoa
5.68%
Fastest Falling grains Ingredients
#1pasta
22.09%
spices and herbs Trends Highlights the most popular spices and herbs ingredients with queso, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top spices and herbs Ingredients
#1chocolate
53.38%
#2cilantro
16.92%
#3chipotle
13.16%
#4garlic
9.77%
#5pepper
6.77%
Fastest Rising spices and herbs Ingredients
#1cilantro
74.86%
#2pepper
68.13%
#3chipotle
40.91%
#4garlic
15.29%
Fastest Falling spices and herbs Ingredients
#1chocolate
31.81%
alcohol Trends Highlights the most popular alcohol ingredients with queso, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top alcohol Ingredients
#1wine
66.01%
#2margarita
21.34%
#3tequila
12.65%
Fastest Rising alcohol Ingredients
#1tequila
#2margarita
39.59%
Fastest Falling alcohol Ingredients
#1wine
11.4%
seafood Trends Highlights the most popular seafood ingredients with queso, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top seafood Ingredients
#1salmon
41.85%
#2fish
29.52%
#3lobster pieces
14.54%
#4crabs
14.1%
Fastest Rising seafood Ingredients
#1crabs
#2lobster pieces
#3fish
69.30%
Fastest Falling seafood Ingredients
#1salmon
35.05%
beverages Trends Highlights the most popular beverages ingredients with queso, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top beverages Ingredients
#1coffee
Fastest Rising beverages Ingredients
#1coffee
23.75%
condiments Trends Highlights the most popular condiments ingredients with queso, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top condiments Ingredients
#1pico de gallo
32.46%
#2marina sauce
31.58%
#3pesto
30.7%
#4chili
5.26%
Fastest Rising condiments Ingredients
#1chili
#2marina sauce
18.32%
Fastest Falling condiments Ingredients
#1pesto
24.48%
#2pico de gallo
13.27%
fruits Trends Highlights the most popular fruits ingredients with queso, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top fruits Ingredients
#1orange
Fastest Rising fruits Ingredients
#1orange
33.51%

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 queso compared to all other dishes
fitness
32.94%
clean eating
4.33%
protein
1.70%
Diets Over Time The dietary references with queso over time
Jan '18Feb '18Mar '18Apr '18May '18Jun '18Jul '18Aug '18Sep '18Oct '18Nov '18Dec '1800.511.522.533.544.555.566.5
  • clean eating
  • vegan
  • vegetarian
  • gluten free

Restaurant Analysis

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

Restaurant Penetration Percentage of restaurants that serve queso

6.63%

Cuisine Penetration The most popular restaurant cuisine to feature queso

mexican restaurant

24 %
queso Pricing Analysis Average price of queso across the variously priced restaurants, from cheapest to most expensive
$6.9$5.72$7.48$6.91$7.28AVG$$$$$$$$$$
Most Popular queso Dishes The most notable variations of queso served across the country
DISH NAMERESTAURANTCITYSTATE
#1 Queso Howlin' TacoNycNew York
#2 Queso Beans Chips Salsa Quvo Tacos & Craft BeerFort LauderdaleFlorida
#3 Mom Migas Queso Tamale House EastAustinTexas
#4 Blackened Shrimp Queso Blanco Quesadilla Parish TaceauxShreveportLouisiana
#5 Cachapa Con Queso Guayanes Arepita CaféJohns CreekGeorgia
#6 Cajun Crawfish Queso Elsie's Plate & PieBaton RougeLouisiana
#7 Taco De Queso Con Aguacate Cheese Fresh Avocado Taco Tacos El ChilangoWashingtonD.c.
#8 Arepa Queso De Mano Doggi's Arepa BarMiamiFlorida
#9 Queso Fundido Con Chorizo OverTime Sports Bar and GrillChicagoIllinois
#10 Queso Taco Famoso Mexican FoodSan DiegoCalifornia
Menu Items How many total instances of queso found in restaurants across the country
22,801
Dish Count Per Menu The average number of queso variations on a restaurant's menu
2.25

Home Cooking

Highlighting the leading online queso recipes and their penetration

Recipe Count How many online recipes exist for queso
1,862
Used As Ingredient How many online recipes use queso as an ingredient
600
Top Online Recipes The most notable variations of queso recipes found online, and how they have performed over the past year
1

Crockpot Taco Queso Dip from Amanda's Beauty and Recipe Finds

2

Meat Lovers Crock Pot Queso Dip from Tammilee Tips

3

Salsa Verde Queso Dip from Isabel Eats

4

3 Ingredient Vegan Queso from Pinch of Yum

5

5-ingredient white queso from The Baking Fairy

6

Salsa Verde Queso Dip from Isabel Eats

7

Slow Cooker Spicy Beef Queso Dip from Brown Eyed Baker

8

Cowboy Queso from The Cozy Cook

9

Roasted Squash Bowl with Jalapeño Queso from Minimalist Baker

10

Crock Pot Spinach & Bacon Queso Dip from Bread Booze Bacon

11

Best Vegan Queso Blanco (Paleo Queso Blanco) from 40 Aprons