Food & Beverage Industry Trends Highlights

Ramen popularity has changed by -11.66% over the past year. On average, Ramen is consumed 1.83 times every year. Market adoption for Ramen in restaurants is 2.17% and it is on 0.09% of recipes.

Ramen plating ideas from top restaurants

Most popular Ramen dishes in restaurants. December 2020 data
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Ramen Danbo Usa (Seattle, Washington)
Tenka Ramen (Minneapolis, Minnesota)
Ippudo Us (Berkeley, California)
Ton Ton Ramen & Yakitori (Atlanta, Georgia)

Fastest rising Ramen pairings

The fastest rising ingredients, flavors, and drinks with Ramen. December 2020 data
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#1flour
#2silken tofu
78.86%
#3seitan
77.29%
#4lime
70.37%
#5sugar
65.81%
#6tuna
56.53%
#7cake
56.09%
#8nut milk
52.98%
#9coconut milk
52.44%
#10chili
51.66%

Food Market Overview for Ramen

Ramen Growth Over Time

Monitor trends in Ramen related conversations over the past year. December 2020 Data
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  • Annual Growth

    Ramen consumption yearly growth rate
    -11.66%
  • Annual Consumption Frequency

    Ramen is consumed 1.83 times on average every year
    1.83
  • The percentage of the average American diet that Ramen represents. December 2020 data

    Market Adoption

  • The popularity of Ramen at home vs at restaurants. The dashed black line represents the breakdown of the industry average. December 2020 data

    Home vs Restaurant Consumption

    • Eat In
    • Market Avg.
    • Eat Out
  • Percentage of restaurants that serve Ramen

    Popularity in Restaurants

    2.17%
    13,070 of 602,215 Restaurants
  • 0.09% of recipes have Ramen

    Popularity in Recipes

    0.09%
    3,750 of 4,109,158 Recipes

Product & Culinary Innovation Analysis

The upcoming food industry trends for Ramen. December 2020 data

Most Popular food Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular food ingredients with Ramen, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. December 2020 data
Top food Ingredients and Pairings
#1ramen
60.04%
#2meat
12.91%
#3broth
5.46%
#4eggs
5.29%
#5seafood
4.51%
Trending Ingredients and Pairings
#1rustic bread
#2oyster crackers
#3tabbouleh
#4chicken parmigiana
#5beignet
Declining Ingredients and Pairings
#1fried calamari
74.69%
#2naan
66.04%
#3steak eggs
64.23%
#4quiche
54.53%
#5hash browns
54.14%

Most Popular grains Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular grains ingredients with Ramen, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. December 2020 data
Top grains Ingredients and Pairings
#1noodles
52.13%
#2ramen noodles
32.31%
#3rice
7.5%
#4pasta
2.8%
#5soba
1.43%
Trending Ingredients and Pairings
#1cavatappi
#2bulgur
#3arborio rice
#4amaranth
#5orecchiette
Declining Ingredients and Pairings
#1zucchini noodles
38.4%
#2fruity pebbles
37.61%
#3wild rice
36.12%
#4polenta
26.5%
#5basmati rice
25.47%

Most Popular meat Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular meat ingredients with Ramen, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. December 2020 data
Top meat Ingredients and Pairings
#1pork
31.26%
#2chicken
30.42%
#3beef
11.01%
#4pork belly
10.21%
#5steak
7.21%
Trending Ingredients and Pairings
#1stewing beef
#2stew meat
#3applewood bacon
#4chorizo
#5flank
Declining Ingredients and Pairings
#1skirt steak
73.17%
#2pancetta
61.12%
#3chicken sausage
57.41%
#4turkish
55.28%
#5pastrami
54.53%

Most Popular vegetables Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular vegetables ingredients with Ramen, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. December 2020 data
Top vegetables Ingredients and Pairings
#1onion
19.7%
#2soy
14.74%
#3greens
13.79%
#4corn
9.17%
#5beans
8.16%
Trending Ingredients and Pairings
#1chinese mushrooms
#2yellow tomatoes
#3peperoncini
#4baby eggplant
#5pumpkin
Declining Ingredients and Pairings
#1ramps
68.62%
#2sun dried tomatoes
60.55%
#3leafy greens
59.96%
#4chili beans
58.72%
#5baby corn
58.08%

Most Popular condiments Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular condiments ingredients with Ramen, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. December 2020 data
Top condiments Ingredients and Pairings
#1miso
33.85%
#2chili
17.62%
#3oil
15.08%
#4shoyu
14.5%
#5sesame oil
4.51%
Trending Ingredients and Pairings
#1cajeta
#2jalapeno aioli
#3strawberry compote
#4almond sauce
#5orange sauce
Declining Ingredients and Pairings
#1tonkatsu sauce
56.02%
#2miso dressing
34.56%
#3marmalade
32.93%
#4fruit vinegar
32.93%
#5spicy mustard
29.4%

Most Popular spices and herbs Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular spices and herbs ingredients with Ramen, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. December 2020 data
Top spices and herbs Ingredients and Pairings
#1garlic
31.33%
#2sesame
16.53%
#3ginger
14.12%
#4pepper
13.9%
#5salt
8.87%
Trending Ingredients and Pairings
#1holy basil
#2pumpkin spice
#3tajin
#4celery salt
#5cane sugar
Declining Ingredients and Pairings
#1masa
82.46%
#2tapioca
46.61%
#3dill
42.3%
#4dry rub
36.12%
#5saffron
36.12%

Most Popular beverages Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular beverages ingredients with Ramen, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. December 2020 data
Top beverages Ingredients and Pairings
#1soda
22.63%
#2water
19.97%
#3tea
15.93%
#4coffee
14.92%
#5juice
8.47%
Trending Ingredients and Pairings
#1