Herbal Teas International Introduces Organic Rooibos Extracts
Herbal Teas International recently introduced Rooibos Extract. Rooibos is bioflavonoid-rich and contains antioxidants that are very potent free radical scavengers that help protect cells against oxidative damage. Rooibos Extract can enhance the value of many ready-to-drink beverages, baby care and personal care products. It’s also caffeine-free and low in tannins. Unfermented (green) Rooibos, which has slightly higher levels of aspalathin and other antioxidants, is also available.
Herbal Teas International, 949.461.0213 • www.rooibosdirect.com
Natural Flavors Introduces Cocoa Replacer
To help address issues due to cocoa price fluctuation and availability, Natural Flavors, Inc. has developed a group of Cocoa Replacer and Enhancer Flavors. These were developed for a wide variety of applications in water soluble, oil soluble and powdered versions. They are available as organic, fair trade and natural.
Natural Flavors, Inc., 973.589.1230 • www.flavor.com
Marroquin Organic Launches Low Sodium Yeast Extract
Marroquin Organic International is now offering a new organic yeast extract that is made without salt. Compared to our standard yeast extract powder, which has 33 percent salt, Extract N with only 0.2 percent sodium meets market demand for flavor enhancing and low sodium requirements. Yeast extract N allows the manufacturer to build up the flavor profile of their product while moderating their sodium input. Yeast extract N fits well into different type of products, e.g. soups, sauces, pet food, snacks, meat analogues etc. The yeast strain used to produce our extract N is Saccharomyces cerevisiae.
Marroquin Organic, 831.423.3442 • www.marroquin-organics.com
Jedwards Offers New Organic Chocolate and Cocoa
Jedwards International recently expanded their organic line and now offers chocolate and cocoa ingredients. The new line includes organic 70 percent bittersweet chocolate chips and wafers, natural and dutched cocoa powder, cocoa nibs and cocoa liquor wafers.
Jedwards International, Inc., 617.472.9300 • www.bulknaturaloils.com
U.S.-Grown Raw Sunflower Seeds Now Available from Multiple Organics
With the “buy local” movement and the desire to shrink carbon footprints, the demand for U.S.-grown sunflower seeds has increased to the point that demand usually exceeds availability. Through key partnerships with U.S. growers, however, Multiple Organics has been able to source these sought after seeds and bring them to organic manufacturers. As part of Multiple Organics’ Safety and Testing (MOST) program, these raw sunflower kernels are tested for food safety at a third-party microbiology lab prior to being released and processing is audited by a national food safety expert.
Multiple Organics, 415.482.9800 • www.multipleorganics.com
Flavor Producers Introduces Organic Fair Trade Vanilla Flavors
Made from certified organic and fair trade vanilla beans, Flavor Producers now offers a variety of Organic Fair Trade Vanilla Flavors. These new flavors are available in both liquid and dry forms suitable for a variety of applications including bakery, beverage, confection and functional. Custom formulation inquiries are welcomed with flavor profiles ranging from bakery types to varietal bean types.
Flavor Producers, 661.257.3400 • www.flavorproducers.com