2022

FOOD AND BEVERAGE
FLAVOR TRENDS REPORT

 

2022

FOOD AND BEVERAGE
FLAVOR TRENDS REPORT

 

TOP TRENDS

As some markets experience an economic downturn, taste is an important element of value and return on investment. Opportunities exist to offer consumers a range of complex and enhanced flavors. Fungi, algae and oats have potential to grow as sustainable ingredients. Supply chain issues and financial woes may encourage hoarding behaviors. Support creative and thrifty consumers with products and flavors that will work across a range of recipes.

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TOP TRENDS

As some markets experience an economic downturn, taste is an important element of value and return on investment. Opportunities exist to offer consumers a range of complex and enhanced flavors. Fungi, algae and oats have potential to grow as sustainable ingredients. Supply chain issues and financial woes may encourage hoarding behaviors. Support creative and thrifty consumers with products and flavors that will work across a range of recipes.

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TOPICS INCLUDE:

Top Ingredients 2022

TOP INGREDIENTS

Find out about the top 5 ingredient trends for food and beverages in 2022 including hydration, taste of function and more.

Top Food Trends 2022

TOP FOOD TRENDS

Textures, unique flavor combinations and intense taste profiles can help brands (re)engage with consumers. However, consumers continue to find comfort in traditional foods, and brands should explore launching traditional products with a twist.

Top Beverage Trends 2022

TOP BEVERAGE TRENDS

Innovation continues to be driven by flavor and function. Layering in features like flavors, carbonation, and functionality with ingredient improvements drive consumer purchases.

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2022 Food and Beverage
Flavor Trends Report for:

Consumer experience and interest in flavors for sauces, proteins and meat alternatives, snacks, desserts, dairy, non-alcoholic beverages and more!

  • International fruit flavor interest in food and beverages
  • Top flavor combinations in non-alcoholic beverages
  • Consumer exploration of Latin cuisine flavors
  • Unexpected flavors that intrigue adventurous consumers
  • Unique twists to indulgent and nostalgic flavors
  • And more!
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Download the in-depth
2022 Food and Beverage
Flavor Trends Report for:

Consumer experience and interest in flavors for sauces, proteins and meat alternatives, snacks, desserts, dairy, non-alcoholic beverages and more!

  • International fruit flavor interest in food and beverages
  • Top flavor combinations in non-alcoholic beverages
  • Consumer exploration of Latin cuisine flavors
  • Unexpected flavors that intrigue adventurous consumers
  • Unique twists to indulgent and nostalgic flavors
  • And more!
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FLAVOR TRENDS ARCHIVE

2021 Food and Beverage Flavor Trends

2021 Food and Beverage Flavor Trends

Plant-based proteins are trending as consumers seek to improve their overall health and the health of the planet.

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2020 Food and Beverage Trends

2020 Food and Beverage Flavor Trends

Find out about trending flavors for craft beers, cocktails and mocktails. Learn what coffee and tea flavor trends are attracting new customers. Read about the top food trends from around the world, from Japan to Africa, exotic flavors are now the norm rather than a novelty.

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