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Recipe: Coconut Water Bone Broth

Post Date: 11/19/2020


By: iTi Innovation

Take your bone broth to the next level with iTi Tropicals Coconut Water Concentrate. Our coconut water concentrate contains hydrating electrolytes to increase the nutritional profile and benefits of bone broth!   Why Bone Broth?  Popularity in bone broth has risen quickly in recent years because of the health halo that it has.  Studies have shown that Bone broth is naturally high in collagen, … Continue reading Recipe: Coconut Water Bone Broth

Recipe: Acerola Holiday Beverage

Post Date: 11/12/2020


By: iTi Innovation

The holiday season is right around the corner and iTi Tropicals’ Innovation Team is thankful for fruits and their natural health benefits. We are excited to share a new beverage recipe that is as functional as it is tasty.    With fruits such as acerola, cranberry, and pomegranate, your immune system is sure to love this beverage as much as … Continue reading Recipe: Acerola Holiday Beverage

Creating a Dairy and Coconut Milk Hybrid

Post Date: 10/29/2020


By: iTi Innovation

Flexitarian diets, a concept that allows consumers to change the way they are eating without being exclusive to veganism, are rising in popularity. Unlike other diets, the flexitarian diet is not restrictive; it is inclusive and flexible.    Because this diet is becoming more popular, the innovation team at iTi Tropicals are working on products that use plant-based fats in … Continue reading Creating a Dairy and Coconut Milk Hybrid

Recipe: Smokey Butternut Squash Soup

Post Date: 10/22/2020


By: iTi Innovation

As the leaves start to change colors and the nights become colder, consumers naturally seek warm comfort foods to satisfy their cravings.  Hearty soups and stews are perfect meal options to give the consumer a taste of the changing seasons.  Elevate familiar comfort foods with unexpected, exotic flavors from tropical fruits. Many of our product … Continue reading Recipe: Smokey Butternut Squash Soup

Discover What’s Possible with 100% Coconut Milk Powder

Post Date: 10/15/2020


By: iTi Innovation

Invigorate your nutritional bars with iTi Tropicals’s Vegan Coconut Milk Powder. 100% Coconut Milk Powder is mildly sweet, free from off flavors and has a bold coconut taste and smell.   Download our infographic to learn more about our Vegan Coconut Milk Powder! 

Recipe: Apple Cider Donuts

Post Date: 10/8/2020


By: iTi Innovation

Apple cider donuts are a seasonal treat and a fall-food must have! iTi Tropicals’ innovation team took a fall-food favorite and gave it a light, tropical twist. Not only are the donuts delicious, but they are also entirely plant-based! The original recipe that we made uses eggs and butter. We found that we are able to use our banana puree to replace … Continue reading Recipe: Apple Cider Donuts

Discover What’s Possible with WholeFiber™

Post Date: 09/24/2020


By: iTi Innovation

Granola bars just got tastier and healthier with iTi Tropicals’s Vegan Coconut Milk Powder and wholesome Chicory Root.  iTi Tropicals’s innovation team has teamed up with WholeFiber Company to develop a delicious, plant-based crunchy granola bar that is an excellent source of prebiotic dietary fibers.    Who/What is WholeFiber™?  WholeFiber™ is more than a 100% natural, plant-based dietary fiber source. It contains the whole package of healthy prebiotic fibers and other nutrients that are present in a whole chicory root or … Continue reading Discover What’s Possible with WholeFiber™

NYIFT Virtual Suppliers Week and Career Fair, September 21st – 25th

Post Date: 09/16/2020


By: iTi Innovation

We’ll be hosting a booth at the NYIFT Virtual Suppliers Day and Career Fair that is taking place on September 21st – 25th. The event is FREE and it’s easy to register. The deadline to register is 12 pm Noon on Friday, September 18th.  https://nyift.org/attendee-registration/   About the Event:  NYIFT Suppliers Day and Career Fair is one of the most … Continue reading NYIFT Virtual Suppliers Week and Career Fair, September 21st – 25th

Recipe: Coconut Water Stock

Post Date: 09/10/2020


By: iTi Innovation

As the trend on plant-based alternatives continues to rise, iTi’s Innovation Team has developed plant-based stock and broth recipes that utilize coconut water as a base. Why coconut water? It’s incredibly versatile! We have found that coconut water adds a very subtle yet pleasing flavor when combined with other ingredients. And coconut water can be utilized … Continue reading Recipe: Coconut Water Stock

What’s Possible with our 100% Coconut Milk Powder

Post Date: 08/27/2020


By: iTi Innovation

New product alert: 100% Coconut Milk Powder. The newest addition to our product line is free from food starches, stabilizers, emulsifiers, and all other additives. 100% Coconut Milk Powder originates from Indonesia and is mildly sweet, free from off-flavors, and has a strong coconut taste and smell.  To learn more about our newest product, check out the video below.  iTi Tropical’s also offers … Continue reading What’s Possible with our 100% Coconut Milk Powder

Recipe: Coconut Milk Granola Bars

Post Date: 08/20/2020


By: iTi Innovation

iTi Tropicals innovation team is excited about our latest recipe development: granola bars made with our newest product, 100% Coconut Milk Powder! These granola bars are made with toasted whole grains, sweetened with agave syrup, and held together with 100% Coconut Milk Powder and sunflower seed butter.  Not only are they perfect for plant-based customers, but they are also perfect … Continue reading Recipe: Coconut Milk Granola Bars

Recipes: Tropical Hard Seltzers

Post Date: 08/13/2020


By: iTi Innovation

Take a flavor trip to the tropics with iTi Tropicals.  Our innovation team has developed hard seltzer recipes that are made using real ingredients such as Passion Fruit Juice Concentrate and Guava Puree, with no artificial colors, flavors, or added sugars.  Our Recipes contain only 5% alcohol by volume.  Enjoy the taste of the tropics with these hard seltzer … Continue reading Recipes: Tropical Hard Seltzers

New 100% Coconut Milk Powder from iTi Tropicals

Post Date: 07/30/2020


By: iTi Innovation

The best plant-based ingredients come from iTi Tropicals.  We are excited to announce that we are now offering a plant-based, 100% Coconut Milk Powder. Our newest addition to our product line is free from food starches, stabilizers, emulsifiers, and all other additives.  100% Coconut Milk Powder is the perfect ingredient to add to your product line for a clean label.   100% Coconut Milk Powder is the … Continue reading New 100% Coconut Milk Powder from iTi Tropicals

Discover What’s Possible with our Plant-Based Nutrition Infographic

Post Date: 07/23/2020


By: iTi Innovation

From rich and decadent coconut cream, to flavorful and tart acerola, to sweet and tangy guava, iTi Tropicals has a wide array of plant-based ingredients. Check out our infographic to learn more about some of our most popular, plant-based ingredients. Click to download a PDF of the Infographic!  Not only are all of our ingredients … Continue reading Discover What’s Possible with our Plant-Based Nutrition Infographic

Recipe: Coconut Cream Frozen Dessert

Post Date: 07/2/2020


By: iTi Innovation

There’s almost nothing better than a big scoop of ice cream on a hot summer day. The creamy, satisfying texture and rich mouthfeel is hard to beat! Dairy-free frozen dessert alternatives to traditional ice creams are rising in popularity, and they continue to pop up in pints in the freezer section of grocery stores. In … Continue reading Recipe: Coconut Cream Frozen Dessert