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Dec 29, 2006 | 02:29 PM CST
By: Jeb Gleason-Allured, Editor
Givaudan’s Chef’s Council helps flavorists discover new tastes. Givaudan held its annual Chefs' Council at Napa Valley's COPIA (The American Center for Wine, Food and the Arts). The event provided a multiday forum at which flavor chemists and global chefs could meet and exchange new and novel flavor innovations, such as wasabi-laced ice cream and curry-injected shrimp.
Sep 26, 2006 | 02:37 PM CDT
By: Robert Sobel, FONA International
Applying the lead user process to identify and implement new F&F technologies. Technology and innovation initiatives at flavor companies often are misunderstood or, worse, mismanaged because of poor understanding of the relationships between technology, innovation and the company’s business engine. This article will attempt to shed some much-needed light on the connections between these three variables, as well as the challenges in reaching a harmonious balance among them.
Jun 06, 2006 | 03:21 PM CDT
By: Donald Roberts and Anne Plotto
The essential oil from peppermint, Mentha x piperita L., is one of the most widely used oils by the flavor industry for mint flavoring. However, abundant literature and experts’ observations report the varying composition and organoleptic profiles of peppermint oils according to the region of production, climatic variation and harvest date.1-3
Jun 06, 2006 | 03:09 PM CDT
By: Jens Uhlemann, Birgit Schleifenbaum and Heinz-…
The present overview is intended for the flavor practitioner who seeks an understanding of economically feasible and commercially available flavor encapsulation technologies and the issues involved in using these technologies and related products.
May 30, 2006 | 02:10 PM CDT
By: J. Stephan Jellinek
Many of the most pleasurable culinary experiences happen before you take the first bite or sip: think of the enticing scent of pizza just coming out of the oven that makes you stop in front of a pizza place when you hadn’t even been aware that you were getting hungry; of the aroma of freshly brewed coffee that makes you forget the pain of having to get out of bed early; of the warm, subtle blend of spices and seafood and cream that makes your mouth water when the waitress puts a bowl of lobster bisque down in front of you.
May 22, 2006 | 01:35 PM CDT
By: Eugene Buday, GSB & Associates
Inside a flavorist training program. How does one go about becoming a flavorist? Does one go to a flavor company and say, “I want to be trained to become a flavorist”?
May 08, 2006 | 09:12 AM CDT
By: Richard Heinze
Historically, most flavorists have not received training on how to create flavors but have instead learned by observation, trial and error, and a strong desire to learn. This approach is very time consuming, costly, and inefficient.
May 07, 2006 | 09:52 AM CDT
By: Michael Zviely, Elias Abu Shqara and Danny Hod…
A pyrazine for flavors and fragrances. Pyrazines are materials obtained in Maillard reactions as by-products of the browning reaction of sugars and proteins or amino acids. These reactions occur during roasting, cooking, baking, and so forth of different food products.
May 02, 2006 | 09:24 PM CDT
By: H. Sommer, H.-J. Bertram, G. Krammer, G. Kinde…
Citrus peel oils are of great importance for the flavor and fragrance industry because they are widely used in perfumes, beverages, food and cosmetic products. Many publications cover the analysis of the volatile substances of peel oils. Nevertheless, the non-volatile ingredients seem to play an important role in citrus oils, too.
Mar 03, 2006 | 04:37 PM CST
By: Arvind Ranadive, Premier Vanilla Inc.
A survey of the latest research. The characteristic aroma and flavor of vanilla is the result of various chemical and biochemical processes that take place during the curing and conditioning of vanilla beans. Vanillin is an important constituent of the cured vanilla bean, contributing greatly to its characteristic aroma and taste.