Flavor Insight Report - Clementine

October 25, 2022
Trends Sweet Flavor

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A member of the mandarin-orange family, the clementine is a hybrid of a mandarin and a sweet orange. It has a thin peel and a tangy-sweet reddish-orange flesh that is seedless. They are great for eating as is as a snack and commonly known by their brand-name of “Cuties,” or added to salads and an array of desserts. Spotted in new products from juice drinks, sweet spreads, alcoholic beverages and baked goods—we are seeing 73% growth in global new product introductions from 2020-2021. Let us take a closer look and see where clementine is appearing on the menu, in new products, and on social media.

A Quick Look at Clementine:

  • Clementine is showing 73% growth in global new products since 2020
  • 108 Clementine mentions on the menu in 2021
  • 215 Clementine flavored Global new product introductions from 2017-2021


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