Multicultural Palate

Food begins to reflect the diversity of consumers

Implications - The diversification of the mass market reaches new heights in 2015, with projections showing more immigration, and the internet bridging international gaps. This shift is reflected in many industries. The most immediate among them is the visible change in the food industry, as different cultures are fused together on one plate.
SCORE: 6.1
This Year and Warm Top 6 Examples: 7,076 Total Clicks Nov 14 - Apr 16
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Hybrid Breakfast Pitas - These Mediterranean-Inspired Pitas are Infused with Superfoods
SCORE: 7
This Year and Hot 876 Clicks Pub: Feb 4, 16
Hybrid Breakfast Pitas
These Mediterranean-Inspired Pitas are Infused with Superfoods
Carbs are often the centerpiece of breakfasts in the Middle East, but Canada’s Ozery Bakery has found a way to make pitas a breakfast staple in the North American market. The bakery’s &#... [More]
Asian Fusion Burritos - The Mission Chinese Burrito is a Mexican Dish with an Asian Flavor
SCORE: 6.5
Warm 1,554 Clicks Pub: Sep 29, 15
Asian Fusion Burritos
The Mission Chinese Burrito is a Mexican Dish with an Asian Flavor
The Mission Chinese burrito is a never-before-seen fusion of a Mexican dish with the flavors of Chinese food. The innovative meal is being served at Mission Cantina, Danny Bowien’s... [More]
Pasta-Topped Pizzas - The New Spaghetti & Meatball Pizza Combines Two Beloved Comfort Foods
SCORE: 4.8
This Year and Warm 580 Clicks Pub: Apr 6, 16
Pasta-Topped Pizzas
The New Spaghetti & Meatball Pizza Combines Two Beloved Comfort Foods
Chuck E. Cheese recently combined two beloved comfort foods into a single dish called the Spaghetti & Meatball Pizza. While the concept of putting unusual toppings on a pizza is nothing new,... [More]
Pasta-Sushi Hybrids - This Unique Dish Blends Italian and Japanese Cuisine
SCORE: 5
Warm 2,368 Clicks Pub: Jan 14, 15
Pasta-Sushi Hybrids
This Unique Dish Blends Italian and Japanese Cuisine
Fusing Japanese and Italian cuisine, Michelin-starred Italian chefs Moreno Cedroni and Davide Scabin have come up with a pasta sushi dish that blends cooked noodles and raw fish. To prepare the... [More]
Thai Turkey Meatballs - This Meatball Recipe Blends Thanksgiving and Thai Flavors
SCORE: 4.3
Mild 1,147 Clicks Pub: Nov 15, 14
Thai Turkey Meatballs
This Meatball Recipe Blends Thanksgiving and Thai Flavors
This recipe for thai turkey meatballs from the Sweet as Sugar Cookies blog mashes up familiar flavors from Thanksgiving and Thai cuisine. As well as being a healthier alternative to red meat in... [More]
Hybrid Sushi Corndogs - This Elite Foodie Dish Combines Carnival Food with Japanese Cuisine
SCORE: 5.5
This Year and Mild 551 Clicks Pub: Apr 16, 16
Hybrid Sushi Corndogs
This Elite Foodie Dish Combines Carnival Food with Japanese Cuisine
British food site Twisted has put together a decadent food fusion that combines American and Japanese cuisine in innovative ways to create the deep fried Sushi Corndog. The meal brings together... [More]