Food & Beverage Industry Trends Highlights

Sugar popularity has changed by 37.57% over the past year. On average, Sugar is consumed 2.37 times every year. Market adoption for Sugar in restaurants is 28.34% and it is on 0.62% of recipes.

Sugar plating ideas from top restaurants

Most popular Sugar dishes in restaurants. December 2020 data
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West Town Bakery & Diner (Chicago, Illinois)
The Dapper Doughnut - Hickory (Hickory, North Carolina)
Black Tap Craft Burgers & Beer (Nyc, New York)
The Walnut Avenue Cafe (Santa Cruz, California)

Fastest rising Sugar pairings

The fastest rising ingredients, flavors, and drinks with Sugar. December 2020 data
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#1apple
#2cinnamon
53.64%
#3pecans
52.14%
#4caramel
43.32%
#5oat milk
33.79%
#6donuts
27.85%
#7clam
23.46%
#8brown sugar
21.23%
#9oats
21.13%
#10bourbon
19.78%

Food Market Overview for Sugar

Sugar Growth Over Time

Monitor trends in Sugar related conversations over the past year. December 2020 Data
Aug '19Sep '19Oct '19Nov '19Dec '19Jan '20Feb '20Mar '20Apr '20May '20Jun '20Jul '20Aug '20Sep '20Oct '2000.250.50.7511.251.51.75
  • Annual Growth

    Sugar consumption yearly growth rate
    37.57%
  • Annual Consumption Frequency

    Sugar is consumed 2.37 times on average every year
    2.37
  • The percentage of the average American diet that Sugar represents. December 2020 data

    Market Adoption

  • The popularity of Sugar 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 Sugar

    Popularity in Restaurants

    28.34%
    170,688 of 602,215 Restaurants
  • 0.62% of recipes have Sugar

    Popularity in Recipes

    0.62%
    25,572 of 4,109,158 Recipes

Product & Culinary Innovation Analysis

The upcoming food industry trends for Sugar. December 2020 data

Most Popular bakery Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular bakery ingredients with Sugar, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. December 2020 data
Top bakery Ingredients and Pairings
#1sugar
63.34%
#2chocolate
9.5%
#3brown sugar
7.54%
#4flour
6.19%
#5chocolate chips
2.88%
Trending Ingredients and Pairings
#1crumble topping
73.81%
#2croissant dough
66.30%
#3maple sugar
31.15%
#4mocha
23.17%
#5brown sugar
21.23%
Declining Ingredients and Pairings
#1bon bon
37.15%
#2nougat
20.09%
#3chocolate bar
17.75%
#4stevia
15.84%
#5palm sugar
14.08%

Most Popular food Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular food ingredients with Sugar, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. December 2020 data
Top food Ingredients and Pairings
#1pastry
18.5%
#2cookie
13.3%
#3biscuit
13.3%
#4meat
13.24%
#5bread
11.75%
Declining Ingredients and Pairings
#1whopper
71.12%
#2mediterranean salad
69.94%
#3grilled chicken salad
68.92%
#4fish chips
66.66%
#5taco tortillas
63.32%

Most Popular spices and herbs Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular spices and herbs ingredients with Sugar, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. December 2020 data
Top spices and herbs Ingredients and Pairings
#1salt
21.74%
#2vanilla
19.38%
#3cinnamon
18.44%
#4pepper
8.65%
#5garlic
8.26%
Trending Ingredients and Pairings
#1pumpkin spice
#2allspice
#3nutmeg
#4pasilla pepper
#5ghost pepper
Declining Ingredients and Pairings
#1morton salt
86.21%
#2garden herbs
83.63%
#3seven spices
51.1%
#4ginkgo
47.6%
#5rose petals
42.17%

Most Popular dairy Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular dairy ingredients with Sugar, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. December 2020 data
Top dairy Ingredients and Pairings
#1butter
27.31%
#2milk
23.52%
#3cream
21.13%
#4cheese
12.77%
#5yogurt
5.58%
Declining Ingredients and Pairings
#1oaxaca cheese
89.75%
#2stilton
66.66%
#3berry greek yogurt
37.38%
#4whole milk yogurt
32.36%
#5chobani greek yogurt
29.47%

Most Popular beverages Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular beverages ingredients with Sugar, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. December 2020 data
Top beverages Ingredients and Pairings
#1water
19.87%
#2coffee
17.15%
#3soda
15.77%
#4juice
13.75%
#5tea
9.98%
Trending Ingredients and Pairings
#1apple cider
#2cider
#3chai tea
#4latte
65.95%
#5bottled water
62.29%
Declining Ingredients and Pairings
#1diet dr pepper
71.35%
#2iced green tea
66.66%
#3turmeric shot
51.74%
#4eggnog
51.45%
#5instant coffee
50.54%

Most Popular fruits Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular fruits ingredients with Sugar, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. December 2020 data
Top fruits Ingredients and Pairings
#1berries
25.05%
#2lemon
13.13%
#3bananas
11.02%
#4strawberries
10.84%
#5apple
10.57%
Trending Ingredients and Pairings
#1granny smith apple
#2dried apple
#3apple chips
#4dried cherry
#5apple
Declining Ingredients and Pairings
#1honeydew melon
65.72%
#2freshly juiced lemon
44.43%
#3banana chips
38.63%
#4mulberries
38.12%
#5pink grapefruit
34.21%

Most Popular desserts Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular desserts ingredients with Sugar, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. December 2020 data
Top desserts Ingredients and Pairings
#1biscuits
26.89%
#2cake
20.34%
#3ice cream
11.12%
#4caramel
8.29%
#5