Food & Beverage Industry Trends Highlights

Soft popularity has changed by 19.83% over the past year. On average, Soft is consumed 1.71 times every year. Market adoption for Soft in restaurants is 32.17% and it is on 0.15% of recipes.

Soft plating ideas from top restaurants

Most popular Soft dishes in restaurants. August 2020 data
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The Nomad Hotel, New York (Nyc, New York)
Forest & Main Brewing Company (Ambler, Pennsylvania)
Brewery Bhavana (Raleigh, North Carolina)
Little Sesame (Washington, D.c.)

Fastest rising Soft pairings

The fastest rising ingredients, flavors, and drinks with Soft. August 2020 data
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Food Market Overview for Soft

Soft Growth Over Time

Monitor trends in Soft related conversations over the past year. August 2020 Data
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  • Annual Growth

    Soft consumption yearly growth rate
    19.83%
  • Annual Consumption Frequency

    Soft is consumed 1.71 times on average every year
    1.71
  • The percentage of the average American diet that Soft represents. August 2020 data

    Market Adoption

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

    Home vs Restaurant Consumption

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

    Popularity in Restaurants

    32.17%
    176,792 of 549,475 Restaurants
  • 0.15% of recipes have Soft

    Popularity in Recipes

    0.15%
    5,622 of 3,635,380 Recipes

Product & Culinary Innovation Analysis

The upcoming food industry trends for Soft. August 2020 data

Most Popular food Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular food ingredients with Soft, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. August 2020 data
Top food Ingredients and Pairings
#1meats
18.99%
#2bread
17.36%
#3eggs
12.53%
#4pastry
10.73%
#5ice cream
10.53%
Trending Ingredients and Pairings
#1chips
44.57%
#2french fries
44.57%
#3cookie
37.18%
#4pastry
21.07%
#5bread
17.28%
Declining Ingredients and Pairings
#1creamed corn
94.12%
#2lasagna pasta
79.4%
#3buffalo chicken pizza
72.54%
#4california roll
72.54%
#5wonton wrappers
72.54%

Most Popular spices and herbs Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular spices and herbs ingredients with Soft, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. August 2020 data
Top spices and herbs Ingredients and Pairings
#1salt
19.55%
#2chocolate
14.99%
#3pepper
14.57%
#4garlic
13.97%
#5vanilla
9.29%
Trending Ingredients and Pairings
#1hibiscus flowers
#2greek herbs
#3jalapeno chili
#4methi
#5garam masala
Declining Ingredients and Pairings
#1celery salt
72.54%
#2tahitian vanilla
69.11%
#3carob
63.39%
#4licorice root
58.81%
#5matcha
57.71%

Most Popular dairy Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular dairy ingredients with Soft, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. August 2020 data
Top dairy Ingredients and Pairings
#1cheese
26.28%
#2cream
22.34%
#3butter
20.11%
#4milk
14.66%
#5yogurt
3.57%
Declining Ingredients and Pairings
#1organic milk
73.98%
#2oaxaca cheese
72.54%
#3camembert
67.96%
#4manchego
64.69%
#5indian cheese
58.81%

Most Popular vegetables Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular vegetables ingredients with Soft, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. August 2020 data
Top vegetables Ingredients and Pairings
#1onion
19.15%
#2greens
13.35%
#3tomatoes
12.24%
#4potatoes
11.58%
#5olives
11.13%
Declining Ingredients and Pairings
#1baby tomatoes
86.27%
#2green tomatoes
77.12%
#3straw mushrooms
72.54%
#4garden peas
72.54%
#5portabella mushrooms
72.54%

Most Popular beverages Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular beverages ingredients with Soft, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. August 2020 data
Top beverages Ingredients and Pairings
#1water
23.07%
#2soda
16.47%
#3coffee
14.45%
#4juice
13.12%
#5tea
9.46%
Trending Ingredients and Pairings
#1water
68.30%
#2fruit juice
52.29%
#3soda
35.84%
#4juice
31.42%
#5cider
23.58%
Declining Ingredients and Pairings
#1americano
73.98%
#2mezcal
60.46%
#3diet pepsi
58.81%
#4hot chocolate
55.64%
#5black tea
43.18%

Most Popular condiments Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular condiments ingredients with Soft, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. August 2020 data
Top condiments Ingredients and Pairings
#1oil
33.53%
#2chili
14.91%
#3olive oil
14.07%
#4honey
8.8%
#5nut butter
6.48%
Declining Ingredients and Pairings
#1zhoug
83.52%
#2plum sauce
79.4%
#3remoulade sauce
77.53%
#4clover honey
72.54%
#5cocktail sauce
72.54%

Most Popular desserts Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular desserts ingredients with Soft, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. August 2020 data
Top desserts Ingredients and Pairings
#1soft serve
27.84%
#2biscuits
24.15%
#3cake
15.86%
#4caramel
8.1%
#5chocolate chip cookie
4.79%
Declining Ingredients and Pairings
#1mcflurry
95.42%
#2chocolate shake
79.4%
#3vanilla shake
72.54%
#4spice cake
72.54%
#5shaved ice
60.26%

Most Popular fruits Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular fruits ingredients with Soft, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. August 2020 data
Top fruits Ingredients and Pairings
#1berries
21.72%
#2lemon
15.07%
#3strawberries
9.46%
#4orange
8.89%
#5apple
8.34%
Trending Ingredients and Pairings
#1quince
#2elderberry
#3maraschino cherries
#4bing cherry
#5dried cranberries
Declining Ingredients and Pairings
#1bitter orange
58.81%
#2honeydew
45.08%
#3persimmon
38.21%
#4yuzu
33.06%
#5mulberries
30.29%

Most Popular meat Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular meat ingredients with Soft, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. August 2020 data
Top meat Ingredients and Pairings
#1chicken
28.23%
#2beef
14.02%
#3pork
13.78%
#4sausage
11.98%
#5steak
10.96%
Declining Ingredients and Pairings
#1genoa salami
72.54%
#2bison
65.67%
#3chicharron
65.31%
#4bone marrow
58.81%
#5pastrami
55.87%

Most Popular bakery Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular bakery ingredients with Soft, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. August 2020 data
Top bakery Ingredients and Pairings
#1sugar
31.51%
#2flour
20.12%
#3chocolate chips
11.02%
#4yeast
7.18%
#5brown sugar
6.26%
Trending Ingredients and Pairings
#1croissant dough
#2icing sugar
#3palm sugar
#4lard
#5bread flour
Declining Ingredients and Pairings
#1bon bon
80.62%
#2lollipop
48.51%
#3mexican chocolate
38.21%
#4milk chocolate
21.4%
#5caramel chocolate
17.62%

Most Popular grains Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular grains ingredients with Soft, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. August 2020 data
Top grains Ingredients and Pairings
#1rice
24.54%
#2shells
22.46%
#3pasta
13.62%
#4noodles
13.31%
#5oats
8.36%
Declining Ingredients and Pairings
#1puffed rice
86.27%
#2rice puffs
79.4%
#3corn flakes
66.3%
#4red rice
58.81%
#5cereal
56.14%

Most Popular alcohol Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular alcohol ingredients with Soft, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. August 2020 data
Top alcohol Ingredients and Pairings
#1beer
41.39%
#2wine
27.61%
#3bitters
8.75%
#4rose
6.04%
#5red wine
4.01%
Trending Ingredients and Pairings
#1white wine
56.99%
#2red wine
48.29%
#3wine
24.46%
#4champagne
24.16%
#5rose
15.18%
Declining Ingredients and Pairings
#1elderflower liqueur
72.54%
#2blue moon
71.17%
#3mexican beer
67.05%
#4guinness
49.3%
#5jack daniels
45.08%

Most Popular nuts and seeds Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular nuts and seeds ingredients with Soft, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. August 2020 data
Top nuts and seeds Ingredients and Pairings
#1coconut
32.41%
#2almonds
20.33%
#3peanuts
13.33%
#4cashews
6.53%
#5walnuts
6.2%
Trending Ingredients and Pairings
#1mustard seeds
#2marcona almonds
#3candied pecans
#4pepitas
#5flax seeds