Last summer Instagram was filled with mouth-watering pictures of edible cookie dough, rolled ice cream and frozen rose. While these treats will likely still be on the menu this summer, they'll be joined by some newer dishes.
This summer, diners are craving sweeter treats, more robust flavors and diverse culinary adventures.
Social media remains one of the biggest drivers of these new trends, as shareable photos of quirky colored ice cream and carefully arranged acai bowls have dared diners to test these dishes out themselves and share their experiences with their followers and friends.
However, others are looking to explore new flavor profiles, Nancy Kelly Weimer, a food consultant for the natural food industry, told CNBC.
Here's a look at 9 delectable food trends to test out this summer: