TikTok recipe takeover: data reveals most popular viral recipes and how to recreate at home


Next Home has created a TikTok recipe index containing the most popular recipes on TikTok alongside their nutritional values, the ingredients and a step-by-step guide to recreate at home. 

  • Cloud bread is the most viewed recipe on TikTok with 3.2 billion video views allowing it to surpass the hugely popular Pancake cereal (1.6 billion, ranked second) and even Feta pasta (1.1 billion, ranked third) 
  • Dalgona coffee – a new twist to the widely loved whipped cream iced coffee – tops the list of the easiest and most popular TikTok recipes with 583m views on TikTok and nearly 600k hashtags on Instagram 
  • Looking for something easy to imitate. Angel Milk is ranked the quickest TikTok dish to recreate at home with just a three-minute prep time 

Recipe trends such as Feta Pasta and Dalgona Coffee have taken the internet by storm, with some TikTok recipe videos seeing as many as 3.2 billion views (and counting). But what are the world’s favourite TikTok recipes and how can they be recreated in your home kitchen?  

Next Home has looked at the number of TikTok views, Google search volume for the recipe, Instagram hashtags, the number of ingredients and the prep and cooking time to uncover the easiest and most popular TikTok recipes to recreate at home.  

You can view the full piece here-  https://www.next.co.uk/homeware/tiktok-recipes 

The top 10 easiest and most popular TikTok recipes overall 

Name No. of ingredientsPrep/ cook time (h:m) TikTok Views Instagram Hashtags Search volume 
1.Dalgona Coffee 00:08 583,000,000 589,000 6600 
2. Cloud Bread  00:30 3,200,000,000 45,700 12100 
3. Hot Chocolate Bombs  00:34 308,700,000 245,000 40500 
4. Angel Milk 00:03 24,800,000 1500 260 
5. Shakshuka 10 00:35 37,400,000 6000 74000 
6. Oreo Mug Cake 00:05 144,800,000 1500 1600 
7. Nature’s Cereal 00:05 924,700,000 6,500 1900 
8. Breakfast Sandwich 00:15 192,000,000 319,000 1300 
9. Twisted Bacon 00:50 14,400,000 532 30 
10. Frozen Corn Syrup 03:00 59,100,000 17 20 

At the top of the best TikTok recipes to recreate at home is Dalgona coffee which is essentially a whipped coffee consisting of just three ingredients – coffee, sugar and milk.  

The iced coffee will take you approximately eight minutes to prepare, making it one of the quickest to recreate at home – and definitely something that you can fit into your coffee break while working from home. The recipe is widely loved online with over 583 million views on TikTok and 589k Instagram hashtags. 

Second, on the list is Cloud bread – a fluffy cloud-like bread with pastel blue and pink colours inside. With over 3.2 billion views on TikTok, this makes it the most viewed TikTok recipe of all, obtaining over double the views of Pancake cereal, which ranked second with 1.6 billion views. It’s also often searched for with a high search volume of 12,100 Google searches in the UK. The Cloud bread TikTok trend promises to be incredibly Instagrammable too with over 45.7k hashtags on Instagram.  

Another hugely popular TikTok recipe, Nature’s Cereal makes the top 10 ranking seventh overall. The healthy twist on cereal has seen close to a billion (924.7 million) views on TikTok, but just 6.5k Instagram hashtags. To recreate at home, you’ll need just five minutes to spare and five key ingredients: coconut water, blueberries, raspberries, blackberries, pomegranate seeds and chopped fresh mint.