queso Trends

Highlights

Top 4 restaurant dishesSee More Most popular queso dishes in restaurants
#1QUESO
Kerbey Lane Cafe (Austin, Texas)
#2QUESO FUNDIDO
Hook & Lime (Omaha, Nebraska)
#3MOM MIGAS QUESO
Tamale House East (Austin, Texas)
#4QUESO BEANS CHIPS SALSA
Quvo Tacos & Craft Beer (Fort Lauderdale, Florida)
Top rising variationsSee More The fastest rising ingredients, flavors, drinks etc with queso
Restaurants Percentage of restaurants that serve queso

5.84%

10,382 of 177,783 Restaurants
Online Recipes Percentage of all online queso recipes

0.28%

5,489 of 1,979,825 Recipes

Overview

queso Growth Over Time How queso has risen or fallen in popularity over the past year
Apr '18May '18Jun '18Jul '18Aug '18Sep '18Oct '18Nov '18Dec '18Jan '19Feb '19Mar '19Apr '19May '1900.050.10.150.20.250.30.350.40.450.5
Year Over Year QUESO growth or decline vs one year ago
-34.59%
Yearly Eating Frequency Average yearly consumption of queso per consumer
2.7
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

5.84%

10,382 of 177,783 Restaurants
Online Recipes Percentage of all online queso recipes

0.28%

5,489 of 1,979,825 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
#1guacamole
23.86%
#2tacos
19.89%
#3salad
19.1%
#4hamburger
15.32%
#5eggs
5.99%
#6french fries
5.11%
#7ice cream
5.02%
#8nachos
1.76%
#9tostadas
1.58%
#10enchiladas
0.79%
#11chicken wings
0.7%
#12meatballs
0.7%
#13fish tacos
0.18%
Fastest Rising perishables and prepared Ingredients
#1chicken wings
#2meatballs
#3fish tacos
#4enchiladas
#5tacos
#6nachos
#7guacamole
64.97%
#8french fries
40.60%
#9ice cream
38.11%
Fastest Falling perishables and prepared Ingredients
#1salad
40.69%
#2tostadas
26.3%
#3eggs
22.53%
#4hamburger
1.14%
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
22%
#2chicken
21.32%
#3beef
12.28%
#4chorizo
11%
#5steak
10.71%
#6pork
8.64%
#7ham
4.42%
#8brisket
3.83%
#9sausage
2.95%
#10pulled pork
2.85%
Fastest Rising meat Ingredients
#1brisket
#2beef
#3pork
80.48%
#4chicken
72.72%
#5sausage
71.17%
#6steak
69.90%
#7pulled pork
61.64%
#8chorizo
44.92%
#9bacon
13.70%
Fastest Falling meat Ingredients
#1ham
44.12%
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
26.89%
#2bread
21.78%
#3cake
20.22%
#4toast
10.67%
#5tortillas
9.33%
#6tortilla chips
6%
#7dulce de leche
3.78%
#8pretzels
1.33%
Fastest Rising bakery and desserts Ingredients
#1dulce de leche
#2pretzels
#3tortilla chips
67.85%
#4tortillas
37.37%
Fastest Falling bakery and desserts Ingredients
#1cheesecake
56.4%
#2toast
51.16%
#3cake
47.54%
#4bread
8.71%
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
#1margarita
36.57%
#2wine
34.08%
#3tequila
29.35%
Fastest Rising alcohol Ingredients
#1tequila
#2margarita
Fastest Falling alcohol Ingredients
#1wine
37.94%
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
71.85%
#2rice
28.15%
Fastest Rising grains Ingredients
#1rice
40.07%
Fastest Falling grains Ingredients
#1pasta
39.78%
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
#1corn
31.32%
#2spinach
13.58%
#3potatoes
13.21%
#4tomatoes
11.32%
#5lettuce
10.94%
#6onion
9.06%
#7jalapeno
4.91%
#8mushrooms
2.64%
#9avocado
1.89%
#10black beans
1.13%
Fastest Rising vegetables Ingredients
#1jalapeno
#2black beans
83.04%
#3onion
44.28%
#4potatoes
24.00%
#5corn
17.88%
#6avocado
8.36%
Fastest Falling vegetables Ingredients
#1mushrooms
26.46%
#2spinach
22.33%
#3tomatoes
20.43%
#4lettuce
3.39%
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
43.14%
#2mozzarella
26.27%
#3sour cream
16.47%
#4vegan cheese
11.37%
#5cheese sauce
2.75%
Fastest Rising dairy Ingredients
#1cheese sauce
#2cheddar
#3sour cream
63.06%
#4vegan cheese
37.82%
Fastest Falling dairy Ingredients
#1mozzarella
13.71%
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
47.95%
#2cilantro
24.59%
#3chipotle
18.44%
#4black pepper
9.02%
Fastest Rising spices and herbs Ingredients
#1chipotle
71.63%
#2cilantro
70.23%
#3black pepper
67.64%
Fastest Falling spices and herbs Ingredients
#1chocolate
4.69%
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
50.35%
#2fish
46.81%
#3shrimp
2.84%
Fastest Rising seafood Ingredients
#1shrimp
Fastest Falling seafood Ingredients
#1salmon
53.65%
#2fish
51.52%
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 Falling beverages Ingredients
#1coffee
29.19%
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
50.56%
#2nutella
22.47%
#3hot sauce
17.98%
#4salsa
8.99%
Fastest Rising condiments Ingredients
#1nutella
#2hot sauce
#3salsa
72.15%
Fastest Falling condiments Ingredients
#1pico de gallo
9.37%
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
#1lime
Fastest Rising fruits Ingredients
#1lime
84.65%

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
21.74%
clean eating
2.99%
weight loss
1.59%
Diets Over Time The dietary references with queso over time
May '18Jun '18Jul '18Aug '18Sep '18Oct '18Nov '18Dec '18Jan '19Feb '19Mar '19Apr '19May '1900.511.522.533.544.555.566.5
  • vegan
  • vegetarian
  • clean eating
  • 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

5.84%

Cuisine Penetration The most popular restaurant cuisine to feature queso

mexican restaurant

25 %
queso Pricing Analysis Average price of queso across the variously priced restaurants, from cheapest to most expensive
$6.9$5.74$7.3$6.87$7.49AVG$$$$$$$$$$
Most Popular queso Dishes The most notable variations of queso served across the country
DISH NAMERESTAURANTCITYSTATE
#1 Queso Kerbey Lane CafeAustinTexas
#2 Queso Fundido Hook & LimeOmahaNebraska
#3 Mom Migas Queso Tamale House EastAustinTexas
#4 Queso Beans Chips Salsa Quvo Tacos & Craft BeerFort LauderdaleFlorida
#5 Queso Fresco Miscelanea NYNycNew York
#6 Queso Dip Planta South BeachMiami BeachFlorida
#7 Blackened Shrimp Queso Blanco Quesadilla Parish TaceauxShreveportLouisiana
#8 Arepa Platano Queso Doggi's Arepa BarMiamiFlorida
#9 Beef Bulgogi Con Queso Chips EStreet Asian TacosAustinTexas
#10 Cajun Crawfish Queso Elsie's Plate & PieBaton RougeLouisiana
Menu Items How many total instances of queso found in restaurants across the country
24,694
Dish Count Per Menu The average number of queso variations on a restaurant's menu
2.38

Home Cooking

Highlighting the leading online queso recipes and their penetration