ricotta Trends

Highlights

Top 4 restaurant dishesSee More Most popular ricotta dishes in restaurants
Top rising variationsSee More The fastest rising ingredients, flavors, drinks etc with ricotta
#1nutella
#2beer
#3sausage
75.12%
#4meatballs
54.19%
#5tomato sauce
53.95%
#6garlic
46.56%
#7rigatoni
45.93%
#8kale
38.98%
#9salmon
29.72%
#10basil
23.35%
Restaurants Percentage of restaurants that serve ricotta

2.99%

4,566 of 152,871 Restaurants
Online Recipes Percentage of all online ricotta recipes

0.37%

5,297 of 1,431,592 Recipes

Overview

ricotta Growth Over Time How ricotta has risen or fallen in popularity over the past year
Nov '17Dec '17Jan '18Feb '18Mar '18Apr '18May '18Jun '18Jul '18Aug '18Sep '18Oct '18Nov '1800.0250.050.0750.10.1250.150.1750.20.2250.250.2750.3
Year Over Year RICOTTA growth or decline vs one year ago
2.11%
Yearly Eating Frequency Average yearly consumption of ricotta per consumer
1.7
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

2.99%

4,566 of 152,871 Restaurants
Online Recipes Percentage of all online ricotta recipes

0.37%

5,297 of 1,431,592 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
80.79%
#2gnocchi
9.67%
#3spaghetti
5.05%
#4tortellini
2.86%
#5rigatoni
1.4%
#6noodles
0.24%
Fastest Rising grains Ingredients
#1noodles
#2rigatoni
45.93%
#3spaghetti
9.45%
#4gnocchi
7.38%
Fastest Falling grains Ingredients
#1tortellini
9.36%
#2pasta
3.05%
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
27.6%
#2toast
16.07%
#3pastry
15.41%
#4bread
12.38%
#5cheesecake
10.3%
#6pie
5.77%
#7sugar
4.82%
#8pancakes
4.73%
#9tart
2.93%
Fastest Rising bakery and desserts Ingredients
#1tart
#2pie
33.42%
#3toast
23.03%
#4bread
7.22%
#5pastry
2.34%
Fastest Falling bakery and desserts Ingredients
#1cake
44.74%
#2sugar
40.06%
#3cheesecake
32.7%
#4pancakes
9.75%
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
40.46%
#2lasagna
22.14%
#3salad
17.23%
#4ice cream
11.56%
#5eggs
6.22%
#6meatballs
2.4%
Fastest Rising perishables and prepared Ingredients
#1meatballs
54.19%
#2lasagna
9.92%
Fastest Falling perishables and prepared Ingredients
#1ice cream
48.68%
#2ravioli
11.59%
#3eggs
4.1%
#4salad
2.48%
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
29.72%
#2basil
18.74%
#3tomatoes
11.71%
#4zucchini
9.62%
#5pumpkin
6.29%
#6mushrooms
5.3%
#7squash
4.44%
#8kale
4.19%
#9butternut squash
3.33%
#10truffles
2.84%
#11onion
2.34%
#12beets
1.23%
#13avocado
0.25%
Fastest Rising vegetables Ingredients
#1onion
60.37%
#2truffles
50.10%
#3butternut squash
45.93%
#4kale
38.98%
#5basil
23.35%
#6zucchini
7.71%
Fastest Falling vegetables Ingredients
#1pumpkin
28.52%
#2squash
27.73%
#3avocado
23.15%
#4tomatoes
20.46%
#5beets
20.4%
#6spinach
19.82%
#7mushrooms
15.37%
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
56.27%
#2parmesan
25.86%
#3burrata
9.13%
#4butter
8.75%
Fastest Rising dairy Ingredients
#1butter
50.10%
#2burrata
15.82%
#3mozzarella
15.41%
#4parmesan
3.52%
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
26.46%
#2homestyle sauce
24.22%
#3honey
19.96%
#4nutella
10.76%
#5tomato sauce
9.42%
#6marinara
9.19%
Fastest Rising condiments Ingredients
#1marinara
#2nutella
#3tomato sauce
53.95%
#4homestyle sauce
3.84%
Fastest Falling condiments Ingredients
#1honey
16.61%
#2pesto
15.09%
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
26.25%
#2chicken
23.01%
#3sausage
19.47%
#4prosciutto
19.17%
#5pepperoni
12.09%
Fastest Rising meat Ingredients
#1pepperoni
#2sausage
75.12%
#3bacon
9.83%
#4prosciutto
3.01%
Fastest Falling meat Ingredients
#1chicken
31.93%
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
71.38%
#2garlic
28.62%
Fastest Rising spices and herbs Ingredients
#1garlic
46.56%
#2chocolate
2.42%
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
1.88%
Fastest Rising alcohol Ingredients
#1beer
Fastest Falling alcohol Ingredients
#1wine
8.27%
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
3.21%
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
#1fish
50.41%
#2salmon
49.59%
Fastest Rising seafood Ingredients
#1salmon
29.72%
Fastest Falling seafood Ingredients
#1fish
1.72%
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
53.45%
#2figs
46.55%
Fastest Falling fruits Ingredients
#1strawberries
21%
#2figs
0.47%

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
12.85%
clean eating
2.76%
weight loss
1.42%
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

2.99%

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
$13.13$11.65$13.05$15.22$17.16AVG$$$$$$$$$$
Most Popular ricotta Dishes The most notable variations of ricotta served across the country
DISH NAMERESTAURANTCITYSTATE
#1 Ricotta Pie Pizza Pizza TaglioPittsburghPennsylvania
#2 Ricotta Zavino UcityPhiladelphiaPennsylvania
#3 Ricotta Pancakes Five LeavesNew YorkNew York
#4 Lemon Ricotta Hotcakes Sunnyside Café & EateryHobokenNew Jersey
#5 Ricotta Toast RepubliqueLos AngelesCalifornia
#6 Made Ricotta CauswellsSan FranciscoCalifornia
#7 Foie Gras Ricotta Pear MajordomoLos AngelesCalifornia
#8 Meyer Lemon Aglio E Olio Ricotta Anchovy Fried Parsley Pizza Pizzeria MozzaLos AngelesCalifornia
#9 Meyer Lemon Aglio E Olio Ricotta Anchovy Parmigiano Fried Parsley Pizza Pizzeria MozzaLos AngelesCalifornia
#10 Ricotta Berry Waffle Outro NYCNew YorkNew York
Menu Items How many total instances of ricotta found in restaurants across the country
8,211
Dish Count Per Menu The average number of ricotta variations on a restaurant's menu
1.8

Home Cooking

Highlighting the leading online ricotta recipes and their penetration

Recipe Count How many online recipes exist for ricotta
5,297
Used As Ingredient How many online recipes use ricotta as an ingredient
4,894
Top Online Recipes The most notable variations of ricotta recipes found online, and how they have performed over the past year
#1

Easy Vegan Cashew Ricotta from Fooduzzi

#2

Lemon Ricotta Pasta with Fresh Peas from The Food Charlatan

#3

Summer Pasta With Zucchini, Ricotta and Basil from NYT Cooking

#4

Ricotta Eggplant Casserole from Not Enough Cinnamon

#5

Savory Ricotta Scones from Life, Love, and Good Food

#6

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

#7

Blackberry, Basil, and Ricotta Pizza from thestayathomechef.com

#8

Vegan ravioli with pumpkin and ricotta from Lazy Cat Kitchen

#9

Sausage, Ricotta, and Spinach Stuffed Pasta Shells from Craving Some Creativity

#10

Asparagus and Lemon and Basil Ricotta Stuffed Salmon Rolls with Lemon Sauce from Closet Cooking