Weekly Musings: Green Veggie Trends

By Megan Dobberteen

What's a Weekly Musings you ask? It's a look at this week's top trends. Helping you make data-driven decisions for your content calendar and staying up-to-date on what users are talking about is what it's all about.

We're giving you the green light to start planning fresh spring content around these upcoming veggie trends. Whether it's to help parents incorporate better-for-you ingredients in creative ways or simply to refresh seasonal favorites, these mean greens are sure to resonate this spring. 

 

FOOD & DRINK: 

asparagus | TRENDS IN April

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Trending during the spring—when it's seasonal growing time is in full-swing—"asparagus" saw its highest peak on April 13th of 2017. 

As spears of delicious, fresh flavor, "Asparagus" makes one tasty pair in side dishes and dinner recipes all year long. Hearty enough to standout in a variety of different combinations, make sure to include this seasonal favorite into your spring recipes. 

Top related keywords for Asparagus are LemonPastaGarlic, SaladBacon, Soup, Roasting, and Quiche.

See how our partners use their recipe creativity to give asparagus a new and tasty makeover. 

 

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KIDS & PARENTING: 

Hidden veggies | TRENDS IN September

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To help parents throughout the year, "Hidden Veggies" is an evergreen topic. With its biggest peak on September 27th, 2017, this kid-friendly hack is big for back-to-school.

Zucchini, sweet potato, avocado—you name it—you can hide it in classic recipes. When it comes to sharing content with parents who have picky eaters or who are simply looking to incorporate healthier ingredients into their recipes, content surrounding "Hidden Veggies" is always a good idea.

Top related keywords for Hidden Veggies are Butternut Squash, Smoothie, Kid-Friendly, Chocolate, Fudge Pops, Taco Meat, and Picky Eaters.

See how our partners save the day for parents everywhere with these creative recipes.

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food & drink: 

chimichurri | TRENDS IN June

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Chimichurri goes hand-in-hand with grilling season when it comes to its most popular time. The topic peaked on June 3rd in 2017.

As Argentina's version of pesto, this flavorful marinade starts with parsley, garlic, and vinegar, and only gets more delicious from there. Ideal for marinades and dressings, grilling season is about to get taken up a notch when you share content including this vibrant sauce. 

Top related keywords for Chimichurri are Sauce, Steak, Salad, Marinade, Taco, Dipping Sauce, and Grilling.

Adding flavor to recipes everywhere, our partners are using chimichurri to make grilling season even more delicious.

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DATA-DRIVEN DECISION MAKING  

Here at Ahalogy, we love thinking of and discovering new ways to help you use Muse trends on the daily basis. Planning content around this week's trends? Check. ✔️ And if you're curious about how else to use Muse, check out one of our Muse Cases below...

"Muse allows planning teams to look for emerging trends that could gain wider acceptance in the months ahead." 

If you're ready to put these trends to use in an Influencer Campaign, we're happy to help expand on these insights and ensure performance with our unique Brandables solution. Learn more here, or contact us directly at ahalogy.com/contact