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Feb 23, 2017 | 04:34 PM CST

Organoleptic Characteristics of Flavor Materials

Blooming elderflower
By: Judith Michalski, Senior Flavorist

This month's column features organoleptic discussions on vanillin, coffee, elderflower, orange heart and cayenne pepper more.

Feb 23, 2017 | 02:24 PM CST

Flavor Bites: iso-Butyric Acid

By: John Wright

Exhibiting a complex character, iso-butyric acid is effective in a wide range of fruit and non-fruit flavors, particularly those outside of the dairy category.

Jan 27, 2017 | 02:37 PM CST

Flavor Bites: γ-Nonalactone

Drinks
By: John Wright

If it is not found in coconuts, γ-nonalactone is actually found in an unusually wide variety of other natural foods and offers a bright, aggressive and unique note to flavors.

Jan 27, 2017 | 02:03 PM CST

Organoleptic Characteristics of Flavor Materials

Cut up cucumber slices
By: Judith Michalski, Senior Flavorist

This month's column features organoleptic discussions on carrot heart oil, cucumber pure extract, blood orange oil sanguinello and more.

Jan 25, 2017 | 11:04 AM CST

2017 Flavorcon Call-for-Papers is Now Open!

Flavorcon 2017 is now accepting conference presentation proposals for its event taking place October 24-26, 2017, at the Hyatt Regency O'Hare in Rosemont, Illinois USA.

Jan 23, 2017 | 02:40 PM CST

Ginkgo Acquires Gen9, Expands into Synthetic DNA

Shaking hands

With Ginkgo's acquisition of Gen9, its facilities will become home to Gen9's manufacturing platform and technologies, software and tools, as well as Gen9's portfolio of over 125 patents and patents pending related to DNA synthesis and assembly technologies.

Jan 18, 2017 | 02:29 PM CST

Burt’s Bees Goes Holistic With Plant-Based Protein Shakes

Protein shake

Users will be singing, “Wake me up inside” with Burt’s Bees new plant-based protein shakes as the skin care brand expands to the food and beverage industry.

Jan 17, 2017 | 04:09 PM CST

Creators of Muscle Milk Launch New Flavor House

Spray dryer

The creators of Muscle Milk announced the launch of the flavor house, Flavor Insights. The California-based company produces natural, organic and artificial flavors for clean labeled food and beverage products.

Jan 11, 2017 | 10:27 AM CST

Flavor Bites: Geraniol

Cherry juice
By: John Wright

The rose character of geraniol is very bright and fragrant but it also possesses considerable depth, which is especially helpful in flavors.

Jan 05, 2017 | 02:25 PM CST

Q&A: EU’s Regulation Progression with Alexander Mohr

Alexander Mohr headshot

A new year is accompanied by new regulations and evolving consumer preferences. EFFA's Alexander Mohr, Ph.D. shared insight about the news in an exclusive Q&A. For the full interview, check out P&F's February 2017 issue.