Ingredient functionality

[Webinar] The Plant-Based Protein Debate: What Consumers Want

[Webinar] The Plant-Based Protein Debate: What Consumers Want

The Plant-Based Protein Debate: What Consumers Want Scroll to the bottom of this page to access the On Demand Video Abstract: The popularity of plant-proteins has resulted in an explosion of new plant-based foods. While secure supply-chains, price and ingredient...

Formulating High-Protein Ice Cream-Part 2

Formulating High-Protein Ice Cream-Part 2

The intricacies of developing high protein ice cream were described In Part 1 of the post summarizing the webinar “Formulating Excellent Quality, High-Protein Ice Cream.”  Here in Formulating High-Protein Ice Cream - Part 2, the emphasis is placed on ways in which...

Formulating High-Protein Ice Cream-Part 2

Formulating High-Protein Ice Cream-Part 1

Ingredients used in any formulation are important regardless of the finished product, but the types and amounts of ingredients used in formulating high-protein ice cream are particularly critical in achieving the desired outcome. This post is the first of two which...

[Webinar] Protein-Enhanced Healthcare Nutrition RTDs

[Webinar] Protein-Enhanced Healthcare Nutrition RTDs

Clean Label Protein-Enhanced Healthcare Nutrition RTDs: Tips & Solutions to Challenges Scroll to the bottom of this page to access the On Demand Video. Abstract: Learn about common challenges and their solutions when formulating protein-enhanced healthcare RTDs...

Beyond Nutrition-Protein Blending for Improved Structure and Texture

Beyond Nutrition-Protein Blending for Improved Structure and Texture

April 2, 2021 — The presentation titled "Beyond Nutrition-Protein Blending for Improved Structure and Texture" was given by Laurice Pouvreau, Ph.D., Research Scientist and Expertise Leader Plant Protein Technology, Wageningen Food & Biobased Protein Research...

Sustainable Protein Food Strategies

Sustainable Protein Food Strategies

THE CHALLENGES OF AND POTENTIAL steps toward achieving and maintaining a sustainable, global protein supply were the focus of a presentation focused on sustainable protein food strategies from Clyde Don, Ph.D., a consultant in the food science and green chemical...

Keto-friendly Food Development

Keto-friendly Food Development

DAVID PLANK, A SENIOR RESEARCH FELLOW at the University of Minnesota and Managing Principal of WRSS Food and Nutrition Insights, offered valuable insights into developing keto-friendly food products in his presentation titled “Product Challenges in the Development of...

Plant vs Animal Protein Functionality

Plant vs Animal Protein Functionality

“FUNCTIONAL DIFFERENCES BETWEEN dairy and plant proteins will affect performance in beverage and bar applications,” said Hong Jiang, Wisconsin Center for Dairy Research, in her presentation titled “Characterization of Functional and Sensory Properties of Commercial...

Improving Plant Protein Ingredients

Improving Plant Protein Ingredients

Plant proteins have come to the fore for a number of reasons. For one, [the raw materials generally] cost less than animal proteins. But they also align well with a number of emergent consumer trends, such as vegetarianism, veganism and sustainability. Thus far,...