Recent in Flavor (page 18 of 50)

FDA Dissuades Using ‘GMO’ Acronym on Labels

The FDA does not intend to take enforcement action against a label using the acronym ‘GMO’ in a statement, but recommends using genetic engineering terminology.

The Truth About Chemophobia

Is the flavor industry at war and is social media the new battleground?

Patent Pick: Sweet Flavor Modifier

Patent Picks are chosen by the editors from publicly available sources. Today's invention is a glucosylated steviol glycoside as a sweet flavor modifier for use in foods and beverages.

Patent Pick: New Apricot-Plum Variety

Patent Picks are chosen by the editors from publicly available sources. Today's invention is a novel "Plumgiant II" tree variety combining apricot and plum, whose fruit exhibits good flavor.

FDA Asks Public How to Define 'Natural'?

The agency is now asking the public to provide information and comments on the use of the term natural in the labeling of human food products.

Campbell’s Soup Modifies Original Recipe

Campbell’s Soup is changing its original broth with 30 ingredients to have 20 ingredients.

Patent Pick: Coffee Extract with Reduced Bitterness

Patent Picks are chosen by the editors from publicly available sources. Today's highlight, from Kao Corp., describes a process for producing a coffee extract having suppressed bitterness.

Patent Pick: High-potency, Functional Sweetener

Patent Picks are chosen by the editors from publicly available sources. Today's pick, from the Coca-Cola Company, describes a high potency sweetener with a functional component, such as a vitamin.

Patent Pick: Amide and Menthol Cooling

Patent Picks are chosen by the editors from publicly available sources. Today's disclosure relates to amide and menthol cooling compositions with improved taste.

Patent Pick: Eutectic Flavor System

Patent Picks are chosen by the editors from publicly available sources. Today's feature, from Firmenich, describes a eutectic flavor system that protects actives in foods and retains its sensory properties upon dilution.

Patent Pick: Carotenoid Enzyme-produced Aldehydes, Flavors

Patent Picks are chosen by the editors from publicly available sources. Today's highlight is a method for catalyzing the synthesis of aldehydes and flavor additives using isolated carotenoid cleavage dioxygenase enzymes derived from natural plants.

Patent Pick: Drying Authentic Reaction Flavors

Patent Picks are chosen by the editors from publicly available sources. Today's invention, from IFF, discloses a method for drying reaction flavor mixtures that retains their authentic taste.

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