Latest Flavor Stories

2013-10-08 23:34:11

Sunwarrior improves the flavors of several products, including Warrior Blend. (PRWEB) October 08, 2013 Sunwarrior, a plant-based supplement company based in Southern Nevada, is pleased to announce that they have improved the taste of their Warrior Blend, a raw, plant-based protein powder that combines pea protein, cranberry protein, and hemp seed protein along with medium chain triglycerides (MCTs) from coconut oil. Warrior Blend comes in three flavors: chocolate, vanilla, and natural....

2013-10-02 23:34:39

Sunwarrior introduces a new natural flavor for the Ormus Supergreens along with new sizes and pricing. (PRWEB) October 02, 2013 Sunwarrior, a plant-based supplement company based in Southern Nevada, is pleased to announce that they have given their Ormus Supergreens a makeover. These powdered greens have always been only available in a peppermint flavor that was lightly sweetened with stevia, but now Sunwarrior has added a natural flavor to the lineup that does not contain any peppermint...

2013-09-30 23:30:04

Reportbuyer.com just published a new market research report: Analysis of the European Sensory and Textural Food Ingredients Market. London (PRWEB) September 30, 2013 The European sensory and textural food ingredients market research service analyzes the market dynamics of food ingredients, including sensory and textural food ingredients. The sensory food ingredients segment is divided into colors and flavors, both natural and synthetic. The textural food ingredients segment includes...

2013-09-20 23:18:04

At a time when umami is all the crave, there are few better opportunities to introduce a blog dedicated to the power of “savory taste” and the science behind it. MSGdish (MSGdish.com), provided by The Glutamate Association, is a new blog serving up all things umami, written by dietitians and food scientists who recognize the important role of glutamate and MSG in foods to provide the trendy umami taste. Washington, DC (PRWEB) September 20, 2013 At a time when umami is all the crave,...

Scientists Categorize Smells Ten Groups
2013-09-19 08:44:34

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Of all the different odors and smells floating around the globe, scientists say humans can only detect ten basic categories of scents. Using a computerized model, sensory scientists now say they've developed a way to systematically categorize these smells. Using a preexisting set of odors and descriptions, the scientists ran them through the computerized model, categorized them, and have now concluded all the world’s smells...

2013-09-10 23:30:12

Flavor Your Life, a European Union funded campaign, discusses the organoleptic qualities of olive oil and why they are important in distinguishing quality. Bohemia, NY (PRWEB) September 10, 2013 The European Union funded campaign Flavor Your Life, which is dedicated to providing the latest information on olive oil, shares the positive organoleptic qualities of olive oil that help distinguish its quality and taste. Olive oil can range in terms of quality and characteristics. In order to...

2013-09-10 23:19:49

WILD Combines the Science and Innovations for Flavor Creation from All Regions to Build the Strongest Creative Flavor Capabilities Within the Industry Zug, Switzerland (PRWEB) September 10, 2013 WILD Flavors GmbH (WILD) created the WILD Global Flavor Council to consolidate and leverage the knowledge and expertise of worldwide employees to allow for a deeper focus on flavors. Marie Wright, WILD’s Chief Global Flavorist, will be responsible for leading the WILD Global Flavor Council. Ms....

2013-08-31 23:18:42

From making bad-tasting drugs more palatable to changing mixed berry to bubblegum, FLAVORx has reached a new milestone. To date, pharmacists in more than 40,000 pharmacies have performed over 50,000,000 custom flavorings for liquid medications. Columbia, Maryland (PRWEB) August 31, 2013 Founded in 1994 in a small independent pharmacy in Washington, D.C., FLAVORx is now available in over 40,000 locations including most chain, grocery, mass merchant pharmacies as well as several thousand...

2013-08-13 10:12:23

Published findings advance taste science by training rats to be expert taste testers Scientists at Opertech Bio, Inc. have developed a proprietary apparatus and methodology for high-throughput taste evaluation. The work points to approaches that have the potential to greatly improve the process for discovering new flavor ingredients, measuring palatability and optimizing flavor formulations. The findings appear in the August 12, 2013 issue of the peer-reviewed journal PLOS ONE. The...

Word of the Day
  • A murmuring sound; a rushing or whistling sound, like that of the wind; a deep sigh.
  • A gentle breeze; a waft; a breath.
  • Any rumor that engages general attention.
  • A cant or whining mode of speaking, especially in preaching or praying; the chant or recitative characteristic of the old Presbyterians in Scotland.
  • To make a rushing, whistling, or sighing sound; emit a hollow murmur; murmur or sigh like the wind.
  • To breathe in or as in sleep.
  • To utter in a whining or monotonous tone.
According to the OED, from the 16th century, this word is 'almost exclusively Scots and northern dialect until adopted in general literary use in the 19th.'