The Top 10 Summer Foods, According to Instacart
What's everyone eating this summer? According to recent data from Instacart, barbecue staples and fresh summer produce are top of mind for many American consumers during the warmest months of the year.
To determine the top foods of the summer, the grocery delivery platform found the categories that were most likely to be purchased during a week in July and sorted them by their share of orders. "Overall, summer shopping patterns stay consistent with people opting for different cuts and types of meat to grill and fresh, seasonal produce to enjoy," Instacart's trends expert, Laurentia Romaniuk, explained. "The summer months come with many delicious traditions and foods that people look forward to eating all year—most notably the bounty of peak-season fruits and vegetables, including everything from juicy stone fruits and refreshing watermelon to crunchy sweet corn and lush tomatoes. Summer is undoubtedly marked by a healthy, garden-fresh, and colorful harvest that pulls us out of the colder months."
Keep reading to find out which foods America can't get enough of this summer!