Chocolate and coffee has long been associated with colder months, but we were as surprised as anyone to see that products with these flavor and ingredients notes have been voraciously searched for recently on
How to read this pie chart:Slices of the pie represent how much each sub-category takes up of the total hits displayed once a search is made. For example, in a search made for a specific product, 7% of the hits displayed products under "Coffee". Interpret this how you may. Perhaps what has been long skewed winter-esque flavors are now becoming more year-round, the way cold brew became a year-round product a few years back. Chocolate is more seasonal in the US, whereas cocoa and chocolate consumption has always remained high in other parts of the world, notably Europe-- the largest base for consumer chocolate consumption. Diving into brand and product search engine results, we see that The Chocolatey Frida Blend – Medium Roast Whole Bean by 3-19 Coffee has had the most searches from June to July, at 3.78k hits, making it the most searched product among the top ten searches.The second position is taken by the Chocolate Chia Superfood Cookies by Love + Chew with 3.01k search hits.
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