Food & Beverage Industry Trends Highlights

Saffron popularity has changed by 27.26% over the past year. On average, Saffron is consumed 1.54 times every year. Market adoption for Saffron in restaurants is 2.82% and it is on 0.05% of recipes.

Saffron plating ideas from top restaurants

Most popular Saffron dishes in restaurants. May 2021 data
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Mita's Cincinnati (Cincinnati, Ohio)
Nature's Ice Cream And Cafe (Fremont, California)
Flame Kabob (Raleigh, North Carolina)
Oakleaf (Pittsboro, North Carolina)

Fastest rising Saffron pairings

The fastest rising ingredients, flavors, and drinks with Saffron. May 2021 data
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#1rose
72.63%
#2rose wine
72.32%
#3water
23.85%
#4mac & cheese
21.63%
#5citrus
13.73%
#6chicken
8.20%
#7rice
4.24%
#8soup
3.08%
#9bread
2.26%

Food Market Overview for Saffron

Saffron Growth Over Time

Monitor trends in Saffron related conversations over the past year. May 2021 Data
Feb '20Mar '20Apr '20May '20Jun '20Jul '20Aug '20Sep '20Oct '20Nov '20Dec '20Jan '21Feb '21Mar '2100.010.020.030.040.050.060.07
  • Annual Growth

    Saffron consumption yearly growth rate
    27.26%
  • Annual Consumption Frequency

    Saffron is consumed 1.54 times on average every year
    1.54
  • The percentage of the average American diet that Saffron represents. May 2021 data

    Market Adoption

  • The popularity of Saffron at home vs at restaurants. The dashed black line represents the breakdown of the industry average. May 2021 data

    Home vs Restaurant Consumption

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

    Popularity in Restaurants

    2.82%
    17,558 of 621,918 Restaurants
  • 0.05% of recipes have Saffron

    Popularity in Recipes

    0.05%
    2,166 of 4,735,453 Recipes

Product & Culinary Innovation Analysis

The upcoming food industry trends for Saffron. May 2021 data

Most Popular raw ingredients Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular raw ingredients ingredients with Saffron, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. May 2021 data
Top raw ingredients Ingredients and Pairings
#1saffron
43.43%
#2rice
12.04%
#3citrus
7.18%
#4chicken
6.71%
#5fish
5.96%
Declining Ingredients and Pairings
#1pork loin
80.71%
#2pimentos
77.29%
#3duck fat
74.05%
#4heirloom carrots
73.42%
#5catfish
72.75%

Most Popular prepared food Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular prepared food ingredients with Saffron, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. May 2021 data
Top prepared food Ingredients and Pairings
#1bread
17.31%
#2mac & cheese
15.13%
#3risotto
11.31%
#4soup
10.35%
#5salad
9.64%
Declining Ingredients and Pairings
#1flan
85.27%
#2sashimi
77.53%
#3gingerbread
76.05%
#4red curry
73.42%
#5boiled eggs
68.56%

Most Popular beverages Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular beverages ingredients with Saffron, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. May 2021 data
Top beverages Ingredients and Pairings
#1water
19.48%
#2rose wine
13.54%
#3rose
13.51%
#4juice
11.04%
#5tea
9.75%
Trending Ingredients and Pairings
#1light lager
#2miller lite
#3ruby port
#4peach schnapps
#5pink moscato
Declining Ingredients and Pairings
#1pernod
77.76%
#2chai tea
73.42%
#3hot tea
65.94%
#4port
59.26%
#5cold brew
53.62%

Diets & Traits

Uncover the primary dietary motivations behind consumer preferences for Saffron

Diets Over Time

The dietary references with Saffron over time. May 2021 data
Mar '20Apr '20May '20Jun '20Jul '20Aug '20Sep '20Oct '20Nov '20Dec '20Jan '21Feb '21Mar '2105101520253035404550
  • grain free
  • nut free
  • vegan
  • vegetarian

Most popular Saffron related motivations

The leading motivations and claims consumers choose Saffron compared to all other dishes. May 2021 data
  • snack

    3.22%
  • fitness

    2.94%
  • comfort

    2.75%

Restaurant Trends Analysis

Saffron adoption in the restaurant industry and pricing segmentation. May 2021 analysis

Saffron Pricing Analysis

Track the average price of Saffron dishes across all price tiers. May 2021 data
$18.22$13.18$18.05$25.07$23.93AVG$$$$$$$$$$
  • Restaurant Penetration

    2.82% of restaurants serve. May 2021 data
    2.82%
  • Foodservice Cuisine Penetration

    The cuisine that offers Saffron the most. May 2021 data
    indian restaurant
    53%
  • Restaurant Menu Analysis

    88521 of menu items containing Saffron. May 2021 data
    88,521
  • Dish Count Per Menu

    The average number of Saffron dishes found in menus. May 2021 data
    5.04

Most Popular Saffron Dishes

Most popular Saffron posts from restaurants. May 2021 data
Mita's Cincinnati (Cincinnati, Ohio)
Nature's Ice Cream And Cafe (Fremont, California)
Flame Kabob (Raleigh, North Carolina)
Oakleaf (Pittsboro, North Carolina)

Home Cooking

Discover Saffron penetration in home cooking

Most Popular Recipes

The most notable variations of Saffron recipes found online, and how they have performed over the past year. May 2021 data