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DAIRY FLAVOR IS MORE THAN TASTE. IT’S TEXTURE AND MOUTHFEEL. IT’S MASKING BITTER OFF-NOTES AND ADDING RICHNESS. SOMETIMES IT’S EVEN DAIRY-FREE. Dairy, in particular, can be a vital component in delivering the complex flavor profiles that create a complete and satisfying culinary experience. That is why using dairy or dairy-free flavors as important components can […]
Dairy can be festive! As Americans celebrate Mexican Culture on Cinco De Mayo and Mother’s Day is celebrated in Mexico as one of the biggest holidays of the year, we wanted to not only celebrate Mexican culture but also share this delicious authentic Chile Relleno de Queso recipe from our very own Lilia Elizalde, Business […]
GOAL To develop a vegan edam-style cheese with the similar texture and complex, authentic taste of real Edam cheese. PROCESS We began by focusing on ingredients that would create the right texture, all while building in layers of flavor to create an authentic tasting vegan edam-style cheese. Using plant-based fat and functional ingredients like starches […]
One of the biggest challenges with which food developers struggle is cheese. The world loves cheese, and we’re eating more of it. In 2020, the number of new cheese launches on the market increased to meet demand by 11% globally over 2019, according to Mintel’s The Future of Cheese: 2021 report. Especially in the US […]
Served with tortilla chips, French fries and even crudités, chili con queso has raised the standard for delicious cheesy condiments. Typically referred to as simply queso, this “unofficial dish of Texas” is anything but simple. It’s the sophisticated relative of cheese sauces made with dairy ingredients, bulked up with starches. Real cheese is the primary […]
Trending Concepts in Dairy-Based Condiments Like Dressings, Dips, and Sauces What came first, the Buffalo wing or the blue cheese sauce, the tortilla chip or the queso, the chip or the dip? It’s not important; what matters is that dairy-based condiments add a delicious layer of flavor to their carrier, turning the ordinary into memorable […]
Edlong delivers Cheddar and Italian authentic-tasting cheese flavors that are predicted to be preferred by consumers over several real cheese benchmarks, validated by AI technology. Read our case study to see how we create authentic-tasting cheese flavors.
Edlong organic flavors create a cheese intensity equal to or greater than leading cheese puff snacks on the market. Read our case study to see how.