Food & Beverage Industry Trends Highlights

Wagyu popularity has changed by 18.36% over the past year. On average, Wagyu is consumed 2.42 times every year. Market adoption for Wagyu in restaurants is 1.29% and it is on 0% of recipes.

Wagyu plating ideas from top restaurants

Most popular Wagyu dishes in restaurants. June 2021 data
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Parks Bbq (La, California)
5A5 Steak Lounge (Sf, California)
The Feed Co. Table & Tavern (Chattanooga, Tennessee)
Hitachino Beer & Wagyu (San Francisco, California)

Fastest rising Wagyu pairings

The fastest rising ingredients, flavors, and drinks with Wagyu. June 2021 data
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#1sake
55.09%
#2tea
21.12%
#3mac & cheese
18.37%
#4steak
11.55%
#5water
11.26%
#6ribeye
9.21%
#7sushi
4.47%
#8hamburger
1.80%
#9beef
1.18%

Food Market Overview for Wagyu

Wagyu Growth Over Time

Monitor trends in Wagyu related conversations over the past year. June 2021 Data
Feb '20Mar '20Apr '20May '20Jun '20Jul '20Aug '20Sep '20Oct '20Nov '20Dec '20Jan '21Feb '21Mar '2100.0250.050.0750.10.1250.15
  • Annual Growth

    Wagyu consumption yearly growth rate
    18.36%
  • Annual Consumption Frequency

    Wagyu is consumed 2.42 times on average every year
    2.42
  • The percentage of the average American diet that Wagyu represents. June 2021 data

    Market Adoption

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

    Home vs Restaurant Consumption

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

    Popularity in Restaurants

    1.29%
    8,022 of 621,918 Restaurants
  • 0% of recipes have Wagyu

    Popularity in Recipes

    0%
    163 of 4,735,453 Recipes

Product & Culinary Innovation Analysis

The upcoming food industry trends for Wagyu. June 2021 data

Most Popular raw ingredients Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular raw ingredients ingredients with Wagyu, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. June 2021 data
Top raw ingredients Ingredients and Pairings
#1wagyu
42.7%
#2steak
17.74%
#3beef
17.28%
#4ribeye
4.18%
#5fish
4%
Declining Ingredients and Pairings
#1chanterelles
84.06%
#2curry sauce
81.07%
#3sugar snap peas
78.5%
#4soy milk
76.28%
#5black currant
70.94%

Most Popular prepared food Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular prepared food ingredients with Wagyu, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. June 2021 data
Top prepared food Ingredients and Pairings
#1hamburger
24.54%
#2sushi
15.72%
#3mac & cheese
13.92%
#4bread
10.03%
#5soup
9.33%
Declining Ingredients and Pairings
#1beet salad
82.66%
#2shaved ice
73.2%
#3egg salad
70.94%
#4juane
68.73%
#5green curry
68.25%

Most Popular beverages Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular beverages ingredients with Wagyu, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. June 2021 data
Top beverages Ingredients and Pairings
#1beer
21.77%
#2coffee
15.01%
#3sake
12.03%
#4red wine
11.41%
#5tea
7.99%
Declining Ingredients and Pairings
#1rice wine
66.72%
#2fruit beer
59.54%
#3iced tea
56.09%
#4dr pepper
56.09%
#5negroni
49.67%

Diets & Traits

Uncover the primary dietary motivations behind consumer preferences for Wagyu

Diets Over Time

The dietary references with Wagyu over time. June 2021 data
Mar '20Apr '20May '20Jun '20Jul '20Aug '20Sep '20Oct '20Nov '20Dec '20Jan '21Feb '21Mar '2101.252.53.7556.257.58.751011.25
  • grain free
  • nut free
  • keto
  • lactose free

Most popular Wagyu related motivations

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

    2.45%
  • fitness

    1.99%
  • comfort

    1.12%

Restaurant Trends Analysis

Wagyu adoption in the restaurant industry and pricing segmentation. June 2021 analysis

Wagyu Pricing Analysis

Track the average price of Wagyu dishes across all price tiers. June 2021 data
$28.46$8.19$19.11$46.25$69.94AVG$$$$$$$$$$
  • Restaurant Penetration

    1.29% of restaurants serve. June 2021 data
    1.29%
  • Foodservice Cuisine Penetration

    The cuisine that offers Wagyu the most. June 2021 data
    seafood restaurant
    14%
  • Restaurant Menu Analysis

    32918 of menu items containing Wagyu. June 2021 data
    32,918
  • Dish Count Per Menu

    The average number of Wagyu dishes found in menus. June 2021 data
    4.1

Most Popular Wagyu Dishes

Most popular Wagyu posts from restaurants. June 2021 data
Parks Bbq (La, California)
5A5 Steak Lounge (Sf, California)
The Feed Co. Table & Tavern (Chattanooga, Tennessee)
Hitachino Beer & Wagyu (San Francisco, California)

Home Cooking

Discover Wagyu penetration in home cooking

Most Popular Recipes

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