The rise of convenience foods has increased the demand of dehydrated foods. The challenge is storing dehydrated foods at room temperature or lower without affecting their true colour and sensory properties. However, we have solutions to reduce your worrying about it going rancid or losing quality.
Xtendra ASP is a vitamin-based shelf life solution offered by CFS for application in oils and fats. Ascorbyl Palmitate is a fat soluble form of Ascorbic acid or vitamin C, and therefore is a preferred antioxidant for cosmetic and vitamin preparations. It is also recognized universally as a safe ingredient or additive for its use in food applications such as baby food, infant formula, breakfast cereals, nutritional supplements etc.
Xtendra 81 is a vitamin-based antioxidant blend for dehydrated foods
Inspite of high effectiveness of traditional antioxidant like TBHQ, their application is restricted in several countries. Vitamin-based antioxidant alone can be cumbersome in terms of operation time and cost. Xtendra 103 is a unqiue antioxidant blend proven to give effective shelf life extension for edible oils. Please consult local regulation for usage.
Overheating or overusing a frying oil leads to formation of rancid-tasting products and other unintended, toxic compounds. Monitoring the duration of frying and replacing the frying oil after each use is necessary to maintain the quality of frying and the fried food. However, these are sometimes not feasible or economically viable for a commercial operation. Hence, natural products are used for protecting the frying oil and the fried food. NaSure 17 is a natural shelf life solutions blend of rosemary extract characterised by low flavour and low colour profile.
Shortening is widely used in bakery and the ability of any shortening to retain its freshness and sweetness is of utmost importance in the manufacturing of quality baked goods. Even slightest of rancidity can spoil the taste and aroma of the finished product. A bake expert knows the value of quality shortening in order to ensure unlimited culinary possibilities that's fresh, tasty with added shelf life.
NaSure 18 is a rosemary extract blend that offers premium, quality bakery foods with a pleasing flavour profile.