ricotta Trends

Highlights

Top 4 restaurant dishesSee More Most popular ricotta dishes in restaurants
#1RICOTTA
Zavino Ucity (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania)
#2LEMON RICOTTA PANCAKES
Cafeteria Restaurant (Nyc, New York)
#3RICOTTA PANCAKES
Five Leaves (Nyc, New York)
#4RICOTTA TOAST
Republique (La, California)
Top rising variationsSee More The fastest rising ingredients, flavors, drinks etc with ricotta
#1pepperoni
#2marinara
#3tomato sauce
#4beer
#5meatballs
50.79%
#6pastry
45.72%
#7kale
42.78%
#8lasagna
41.23%
#9fish
40.42%
#10toast
39.12%
Restaurants Percentage of restaurants that serve ricotta

2.98%

4,557 of 152,763 Restaurants
Online Recipes Percentage of all online ricotta recipes

0.36%

5,814 of 1,593,361 Recipes

Overview

ricotta Growth Over Time How ricotta has risen or fallen in popularity over the past year
Dec '17Jan '18Feb '18Mar '18Apr '18May '18Jun '18Jul '18Aug '18Sep '18Oct '18Nov '18Dec '1800.0250.050.0750.10.1250.150.1750.20.2250.250.2750.3
Year Over Year RICOTTA growth or decline vs one year ago
-3.75%
Yearly Eating Frequency Average yearly consumption of ricotta per consumer
1.71
Share of Plate The percentage of the average American diet that ricotta represents
Eat in vs Eat out The popularity of ricotta 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 ricotta

2.98%

4,557 of 152,763 Restaurants
Online Recipes Percentage of all online ricotta recipes

0.36%

5,814 of 1,593,361 Recipes

Innovation Analysis

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

grains Trends Highlights the most popular grains ingredients with ricotta, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top grains Ingredients
#1pasta
82.04%
#2gnocchi
9.85%
#3spaghetti
5.11%
#4tortellini
2.99%
Fastest Rising grains Ingredients
#1spaghetti
31.02%
#2pasta
1.17%
Fastest Falling grains Ingredients
#1tortellini
15.41%
#2gnocchi
0.43%
bakery and desserts Trends Highlights the most popular bakery and desserts ingredients with ricotta, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top bakery and desserts Ingredients
#1cake
26.4%
#2toast
16.52%
#3pastry
15.19%
#4bread
12.35%
#5cheesecake
10.07%
#6pie
5.6%
#7pancakes
4.65%
#8sugar
4.56%
#9brioche
2.47%
#10cookies
1.14%
#11waffles
1.04%
Fastest Rising bakery and desserts Ingredients
#1brioche
#2waffles
86.72%
#3pastry
45.72%
#4pie
41.23%
#5toast
39.12%
#6bread
22.37%
#7pancakes
5.98%
#8sugar
5.92%
Fastest Falling bakery and desserts Ingredients
#1cake
41.9%
#2cookies
19.09%
#3cheesecake
4.63%
perishables and prepared Trends Highlights the most popular perishables and prepared ingredients with ricotta, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top perishables and prepared Ingredients
#1ravioli
40.22%
#2lasagna
22.9%
#3salad
17.2%
#4ice cream
10.97%
#5eggs
6.24%
#6meatballs
2.47%
Fastest Rising perishables and prepared Ingredients
#1meatballs
50.79%
#2lasagna
41.23%
Fastest Falling perishables and prepared Ingredients
#1ravioli
12.22%
#2salad
10.68%
#3eggs
7.46%
#4ice cream
5.43%
vegetables Trends Highlights the most popular vegetables ingredients with ricotta, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top vegetables Ingredients
#1spinach
32.07%
#2basil
20.52%
#3tomatoes
12.5%
#4zucchini
10.73%
#5mushrooms
6.25%
#6pumpkin
6.11%
#7kale
4.89%
#8butternut squash
3.8%
#9truffles
3.12%
Fastest Rising vegetables Ingredients
#1kale
42.78%
#2truffles
39.23%
#3zucchini
33.32%
#4butternut squash
30.39%
Fastest Falling vegetables Ingredients
#1pumpkin
36.95%
#2mushrooms
18.5%
#3tomatoes
18.37%
#4basil
10.24%
#5spinach
1.62%
condiments Trends Highlights the most popular condiments ingredients with ricotta, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top condiments Ingredients
#1pesto
25.94%
#2marina sauce
24.17%
#3honey
19.96%
#4nutella
10.64%
#5tomato sauce
9.76%
#6marinara
9.53%
Fastest Rising condiments Ingredients
#1marinara
#2tomato sauce
#3marina sauce
3.10%
Fastest Falling condiments Ingredients
#1honey
34.33%
#2pesto
22.94%
#3nutella
9.73%
dairy Trends Highlights the most popular dairy ingredients with ricotta, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top dairy Ingredients
#1mozzarella
69.12%
#2parmesan
30.88%
Fastest Rising dairy Ingredients
#1mozzarella
1.73%
Fastest Falling dairy Ingredients
#1parmesan
6.13%
spices and herbs Trends Highlights the most popular spices and herbs ingredients with ricotta, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top spices and herbs Ingredients
#1chocolate
70.03%
#2garlic
29.97%
Fastest Rising spices and herbs Ingredients
#1garlic
10.33%
#2chocolate
7.24%
meat Trends Highlights the most popular meat ingredients with ricotta, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top meat Ingredients
#1bacon
32.48%
#2chicken
28.1%
#3prosciutto
23.72%
#4pepperoni
15.69%
Fastest Rising meat Ingredients
#1pepperoni
Fastest Falling meat Ingredients
#1bacon
21.76%
#2prosciutto
21.7%
#3chicken
13.65%
alcohol Trends Highlights the most popular alcohol ingredients with ricotta, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top alcohol Ingredients
#1wine
#2beer
1.91%
Fastest Rising alcohol Ingredients
#1beer
#2wine
2.67%
beverages Trends Highlights the most popular beverages ingredients with ricotta, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top beverages Ingredients
#1coffee
Fastest Falling beverages Ingredients
#1coffee
1.93%
seafood Trends Highlights the most popular seafood ingredients with ricotta, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top seafood Ingredients
#1salmon
50.41%
#2fish
49.59%
Fastest Rising seafood Ingredients
#1fish
40.42%
#2salmon
29.52%
fruits Trends Highlights the most popular fruits ingredients with ricotta, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top fruits Ingredients
#1strawberries
Fastest Falling fruits Ingredients
#1strawberries
30.65%

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 ricotta compared to all other dishes
fitness
12.93%
clean eating
2.77%
comfort
1.65%
Diets Over Time The dietary references with ricotta over time
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  • vegetarian
  • vegan
  • clean eating
  • gluten free

Restaurant Analysis

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

Restaurant Penetration Percentage of restaurants that serve ricotta

2.98%

Cuisine Penetration The most popular restaurant cuisine to feature ricotta

italian restaurant

42 %
ricotta Pricing Analysis Average price of ricotta across the variously priced restaurants, from cheapest to most expensive
$13.34$11.59$13.23$15.35$17.42AVG$$$$$$$$$$
Most Popular ricotta Dishes The most notable variations of ricotta served across the country
DISH NAMERESTAURANTCITYSTATE
#1 Ricotta Zavino UcityPhiladelphiaPennsylvania
#2 Lemon Ricotta Pancakes Cafeteria RestaurantNycNew York
#3 Ricotta Pancakes Five LeavesNycNew York
#4 Ricotta Toast RepubliqueLaCalifornia
#5 Agnolotti Ricotta Spinaci Pasta PalmaNycNew York
#6 Lemon Ricotta Hotcakes Sunnyside Café & EateryHobokenNew Jersey
#7 Truffled Ricotta Pancetta Ravioli Parmesan Brodo Nel CentroPortlandOregon
#8 Lemon Ricotta Pancakes Breakfast 6th and BSfCalifornia
#9 Green Kale Ricotta Ravioli Delivery Only Supper RestaurantNycNew York
#10 Meyer Lemon Aglio Olio Ricotta Anchovy Fried Parsley Pizza Pizzeria MozzaLaCalifornia
Menu Items How many total instances of ricotta found in restaurants across the country
8,101
Dish Count Per Menu The average number of ricotta variations on a restaurant's menu
1.78

Home Cooking

Highlighting the leading online ricotta recipes and their penetration

Recipe Count How many online recipes exist for ricotta
5,814
Used As Ingredient How many online recipes use ricotta as an ingredient
5,365
Top Online Recipes The most notable variations of ricotta recipes found online, and how they have performed over the past year
1

Lemon Ricotta Pasta with Fresh Peas from The Food Charlatan

2

Easy Vegan Cashew Ricotta from Fooduzzi

3

Summer Pasta With Zucchini, Ricotta and Basil from NYT Cooking

4

Ricotta Eggplant Casserole from Not Enough Cinnamon

5

Baked Spinach and Ricotta Rotolo from RecipeTin Eats

6

One Pot Baked Ziti with Ricotta from Kitchen Nostalgia

7

Vegan ravioli with pumpkin and ricotta from Lazy Cat Kitchen

8

Beef Ricotta Casserole from Carrie’s Experimental Kitchen

9

Buttery Garlic Mushroom Toast with Herbed Ricotta Spread from The Cozy Apron

10

Savory Ricotta Scones from Life, Love, and Good Food