Weekly Musings: Criminally Tasty Fall Favorites

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.

It's no secret that desserts dominate the taste buds of fall shoppers. Well, we're cracking open the case and seeing just which sweet creations are driving the spike of engagement on this tasty trend. Hint: the usual suspect, Pumpkin, just may have a few accomplices.


1. PUMPKIN PIE |  4% Week-OVER-Week INCREASE IN POPULARITY

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It turns out Pumpkin Pie is a master of disguise. Just see how by reading below and seeing how shoppers are adding this favorite to just about any dessert base. Trending throughout fall, Pumpkin Pie is your opportunity to share unique treats featuring everyone’s favorite cozy flavor. And with fall content in full swing, now's the time to put this top topic to good use.

As an iconic Thanksgiving dessert, Pumpkin Pie is giving its edge to plenty of sweet treats and desserts. Cheesecake, Dip, and Oatmeal are among the top related keywords for this timeless topic. With its classic autumnal flavor, these inspired stories from our partners (below) show that pumpkin pie is one dessert trend that's definitely not going anywhere. There are simply so many ways you can integrate this delicious treat into your fall holiday posts.

 

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1. POUND CAKE |  20% week-OVER-week INCREASE IN POPULARITY

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We plead guilty to feasting on this seasonal classic—but it turns out so do your shoppers! By adding fall flavors to Pound Cake, you're sure to catch your shoppers red-handed enjoying this versatile treat. Trending throughout the year, Pound Cake is a dessert opportunity you’ll want to add to your content calendar each month since it can customized featuring the latest flavor trend.

 As an iconic homemade baked good, Pound Cake is giving its edge to plenty of sweet treats and desserts. Lemon, Pecan, and Orange are among the top related flavor keywords for this timeless topic. With its blank canvas these inspired stories from our partners (below) show that pound cake is one dessert trend that's definitely not going anywhere. Plus, there are simply so many ways you can integrate this delicious treat into your holiday post planning—edible gifts anyone?!

 

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3. BREAD PUDDING | 44% Week-over-Week increase in popularity

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We've got a warrant out for this delicious dessert dish. With Bread Pudding's cozy decadence, no wonder shoppers are trying to catch this crook and add it to their fall menus. Spiking in late fall, Bread Pudding is your opportunity to share comforting dishes. And with fall holiday content kicking off, you've got endless ways to inspire during this season.

As a Southern favorite, Bread Pudding is giving its down-home comfort to breakfast, dessert, and everything in between. Pecan Pie, Apple, and Bananas Foster are among the top related keywords for this tasty topic. Meaning, shoppers are looking for new ways they can add this sweet casserole into their fall holiday menus! Take a look at how our partners are using it as a jumping off point to make create one flavorful feast.

 

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