Recent in Flavor (page 14 of 50)

Update: Flavor Under Fire in E-Cigarettes

FEMA GRAS status for the use of flavor ingredients in food does not mean that FEMA GRAS flavor ingredients are safe for use in e-cigarettes.

Sweetness Sensation Linked to Bitter Receptor, Varies in Children

Genotype analysis revealed that sucrose thresholds and sensitivity were related to variation in the bitter receptor gene but not in the two sweet receptor genes.

Patent Pick: Low-sugar Dairy Beverage

Patent Picks are chosen by the editors from publicly available sources. Today's invention, from Nestec S.A., relates to methods for making ready-to-drink, low-sugar dairy beverages.

Patent Pick: Mimicking High-fat Taste and Texture

Patent Picks are chosen by the editors from publicly available sources. Today's invention is a method to make low-fat or nonfat snack foods with a taste and texture like conventional high-fat products.

Patent Pick: Imprinted Polymers for Flavor Isolation

Patent Picks are chosen by the editors from publicly available sources. Today's highlight, from the R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Company, relates to molecularly imprinted polymers to isolate tobacco flavor components.

Patent Pick: Modified Maillard Confections

Patent Picks are chosen by the editors from publicly available sources. Today's invention, from the Hershey Company, describes variations of the Maillard reaction for use in creating, for example, carmelized white chocolate.

Evolva Launches Sustainable Valencene

Evolva announced the launch of valencene, a sustainable orange flavor and fragrance ingredient.

Patent Pick: Layered-flavor Gum

Patent Picks are chosen by the editors from publicly available sources. Today's highlight, from Intercontinental Great Brands, relates to multiple layers of texture and flavor in chewing gum.

2016 Flavor Trends Full of New Culinary Experiences

As the end of 2015 nears, Comax Flavors has released new collections based on flavor trend predictions for 2016.

California Adds 2,5-Hexanedione to Toxic List

California says 2,5-hexanedione, a metabolite of natural extraction solvent n-hexane, causes male reproductive toxicity.

Patent Pick: Maximize Flavor Release in Oral Care

Patent Picks are chosen by the editors from publicly available sources. Today's feature, from Procter & Gamble, describes compositions to maximize flavor release in oral care.

Patent Pick: Spice Up Saltiness of Laver Seaweed

Patent Picks are chosen by the editors from publicly available sources. Today's technology, from Fuji Oil Holdings, is a composition to enhance the salty taste of dried laver seaweed sheets.

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