A tablespoon of news. A cup of the latest dairy technology insights. A dash of innovation. We hope the dairy flavor insights and information we’ve collected here, from our team and other sources, serve a plateful of knowledge and success.

December 20, 2018

Clean label, Dairy-free, Healthy Reduction, Sweet dairy flavors, Sweet Spot, Vegan

The Biggest 2019 Food Trends (You Read Them Here First)

Some food trends leave a permanent impact on consumer buying habits. Other trends are fleeting. Our food scientists and industry experts are always looking ahead, and behind, to make sure we provide the tools food developers need to capture those significant, long-lasting consumer shifts. We believe the following will be the most impactful and continuing […]

October 30, 2017

Clean label, Dairy flavors, Snacks & bakery

The Free-From Segment Is Growing, With An Emphasis on Gluten-Free

The term “free-from” can include a variety of items that consumers actively avoid, such as sugar, sodium, dairy and GMOs. However, the free-from trend that has grown into the largest legitimate market segment is gluten-free. There are entire sections of recipe websites devoted to gluten-free cooking. Instagram boasts more than 17 million posts that include […]

June 29, 2017

Clean label, Culinary indulgence, Dairy-free, Vegan

Balancing Science And Art At IFT

Did you miss the National IFT Expo in Las Vegas? If you did, you not only missed a great expo, but you missed seeing how Edlong delivers The Science of Delicious. At Edlong our dairy flavor experts are renowned for their ability to balance flavor science and culinary artistry to create authentic taste in food […]

March 30, 2017

Butter flavors, Clean label, Dairy flavors, Soups & sides

You Bring The Tomatoes. We’ll Bring The Authentic Cheese Flavor.

Making a Classic Clean Label One of the most beloved and comforting food pairings is grilled cheese and tomato soup. The combination of cheesy, buttery goodness with the bright, tangy qualities of tomato soup are a classic taste profile. Although delicious, this pairing requires a little effort and some canned soups leave much to be […]

March 30, 2017

Clean label

The Complex Science Behind Simple, Clean Labels

Clean Label Any Way You Need It It doesn’t take much searching into 2017 food trends to realize that clean label is more important to consumers than ever. But what is clean label anyway? Just like many consumer health and wellness goals, everyone has their own definition. The definition of clean label, or pantry-friendly labeling, […]

November 29, 2016

Cheese flavors, Clean label, Culinary indulgence, Dairy flavors

Winning Cubbies, Winning Frittata

Yes, we are still flying the big W here in Chicago. As we continue to bask in the glory of the Cubs World Series win that generations have craved, we revel in everything that’s iconic Chicago. The Cubs are now getting a taste of what Chicago restaurants have enjoyed for decades … being the best. […]

July 28, 2016

Clean label

New Edlong® Simply Dairy Ingredients Get Rave Reviews at IFT

Edlong® Simply Dairy Ingredients—A Natural Solution to a Triple Challenge Product developers are facing increasing pressure to create simple labels, authentic profiles and premium foods. In response, we created Edlong® Simply Dairy ingredients. We debuted this new line at IFT and it was applauded by visitors. We heard numerous compliments about their authenticity and clean flavor […]

July 28, 2016

Butter flavors, Cheese flavors, Clean label, Dairy-free, Sweet Spot

Less is More At IFT

Introducing Edlong® Simply Dairy Ingredients and Edlong® Sweet Spot Flavors The demand for simple labels, reduced added sugar and more authentic taste in premium products inspired us to develop Edlong® Simply Dairy ingredients and Edlong® Sweet Spot flavors. This year at IFT, we presented savory and sweet concepts made with Edlong innovations that deliver less and […]