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Innovate with iTi Tropicals

Post Date: 04/15/2021


By: iTi Innovation

Innovate and create with iTi Tropicals’ fruit juices, purees, and juice concentrates. With an extensive tropical product line, the application possibilities are endless!   Product offerings include: acai, acerola, banana, coconut cream, coconut milk powder, coconut water, dragon fruit, guava, mango, mangosteen, papaya, passion fruit, and pineapple! iTi Tropicals also offers an extensive line of organic products!   Continue reading to … Continue reading Innovate with iTi Tropicals

2021 Q1 Innovation Recap

Post Date: 04/8/2021


By: iTi Innovation

Over the past three months, iTi Tropicals’ Innovation Team has published a total of 12 new, innovative, and creative concepts- including videos and infographics! From product spotlights to consumer trends, our innovation team has covered a variety of exciting ideas.  Check out the rest of our blog post to learn more!  Product Spotlights  Guava  Guava is an extremely versatile fruit … Continue reading 2021 Q1 Innovation Recap

Infographic: Coconut Water Cold Brew Coffee

Post Date: 03/25/2021


By: iTi Innovation

Refresh your product line or menu with Coconut Water Cold Brew Coffee. This coffee beverage is as functional as it is tasty. Check out our infographic to learn more!

Recipe: Guava Mint Non-Dairy Frozen Dessert

Post Date: 03/18/2021


By: iTi Innovation

Guava’s popularity has been increasing substantially over the past few years with no end in sight. With a tangy, fruity, and bright flavor guava is quintessential to all product lines. Guava’s flavor profile contributes acidity and tanginess, which compliments sweet food items, such as pastries, cupcakes, and icings, and also offers a well-balanced flavor to savory products, … Continue reading Recipe: Guava Mint Non-Dairy Frozen Dessert

Functional Fruit Ingredients

Post Date: 03/11/2021


By: iTi Innovation

Consumers are continually seeking more natural and holistic approach to health, wellness, and nutrition. They are looking for products that provide an added functional benefit to support their specific health needs.  At iTi Tropicals, functional fruit ingredients are our specialty. Our product portfolio offers an extensive line of functional ingredients including: juices, purees, and juice concentrates.  … Continue reading Functional Fruit Ingredients

NEW to our Product Line: Coconut Milk Powder!

Post Date: 03/4/2021


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 NEW to our Product Line: Coconut Milk Powder!

Recipe: Passion Fruit Salsa and Margarita

Post Date: 02/25/2021


By: iTi Innovation

It’s our final week of Passion Fruit February at iTi Tropicals! Since this is our last week, we have two delicious recipes to share; Passion Fruit & Mango Salsa with a Passion Fruit Margarita! We took a traditional pico de gallo and replaced the lime juice with Passion Fruit Juice and added a little bit of sweetness with Mango Puree. We … Continue reading Recipe: Passion Fruit Salsa and Margarita

Recipe: Passion Fruit Meringue Tarts

Post Date: 02/18/2021


By: iTi Innovation

It’s week three of Passion Fruit Month at iTi Tropicals! iTi’s Innovation Team is excited to share a tropical twist on a classic favorite: Passion Fruit Meringue Tarts. These tarts are entirely plant-based, gluten-free, and contain only coconut, making them perfect for all consumers.  Check out the recipe below to learn how to make it!  Passion Fruit Tart Crust  Ingredients  … Continue reading Recipe: Passion Fruit Meringue Tarts

Recipe: Passionate Dragon Fruit Spritzer

Post Date: 02/11/2021


By: iTi Innovation

Just in time for Valentines day, iTi’s Innovation Team has created a cocktail recipe that you are sure to fall in love with.  Our Passionate Dragon Fruit Spritzer is made with Peruvian Passion Fruit Juice and Vietnamese Dragon Fruit puree, this cocktail is so tasty, not even cupid can resist.  Check out the recipe below to learn more!  Passionate Dragon Fruit Spritzer   Ingredients  Amount  iTi 5100 … Continue reading Recipe: Passionate Dragon Fruit Spritzer

Recipe: Passion Fruit Mousse

Post Date: 02/4/2021


By: iTi Innovation

February is Passion Fruit month at iTi Tropicals.  This month, iTi’s innovation team is excited to share four unique recipes ranging from desserts to sauces.  iTi is kicking off Passion Fruit February with a delicious, decadent mousse topped with a tart gelatin.  Check out the recipe below to learn how to prepare this delicious mousse.   Passion Fruit Mousse  Ingredients  … Continue reading Recipe: Passion Fruit Mousse

Recipe Video: Hard Seltzer

Post Date: 01/28/2021


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 Dragon Fruit Puree and Guava Puree, with no artificial colors, flavors, or preservatives.  Check out our video to learn how to make your benchtop samples today! Below are detailed instructions!  Benchtop sample instructions  Day 1: Brewing  Combine one … Continue reading Recipe Video: Hard Seltzer

Product Spotlight: Passion Fruit

Post Date: 01/21/2021


By: iTi Innovation

Invigorate your product line and intrigue your customers with iTi Tropicals’ Passion Fruit Juice and Passion Fruit Juice Concentrates. Originating from Ecuador and Peru, Passion Fruit Juice is an exciting ingredient to add to your product line. Offering more than just a great flavor and bright color, Passion Fruit is an incredibly versatile, exotic ingredient.   Applications  Passion Fruit can be … Continue reading Product Spotlight: Passion Fruit

Recipe: Fruit and Veggie Smoothies

Post Date: 01/14/2021


By: iTi Innovation

Keep consumers interested in and excited for their New Year’s Resolutions with iTi Tropicals. iTi Tropicals offers a wide array of tropical fruit purees, juices, and juice concentrates to support health and wellness.  Many of our products have functional nutritional properties while always tasting great. Our fruit products are incredibly versatile and blend seamlessly with other ingredients! Whether you are looking to make a tasty plant-based smoothie, dessert, or sauce, iTi Tropicals has you covered.  Check … Continue reading Recipe: Fruit and Veggie Smoothies

2020 Trend Report: Discover What’s Possible with Tropical

Post Date: 01/7/2021


By: iTi Innovation

iTi Tropicals’ Innovation Team had an exciting and innovative year.  This year, we focused on finding creative applications and concepts for our products. Let’s take a look at some the concepts we really focused on throughout the year.  Tropicals in Unexpected Applications  iTi Tropicals’ Innovation Team is always searching to bring a touch of the tropics into unexpected culinary applications. Keep reading … Continue reading 2020 Trend Report: Discover What’s Possible with Tropical

What’s to Come in 2021: A Brand-New Recipe Video

Post Date: 12/29/2020


By: iTi Innovation

iTi Tropicals’ Innovation Team is excited to ring the new year. Why? Because we have some exciting and innovative ideas to share- including a brand-new recipe video.   Stay tuned to learn how to brew hard seltzers with iTi Tropicals’ Vietnamese Dragon Fruit Puree, Indian Mango, and Brazilian Guava!  In the meantime, watch and learn how to make our Coconut Water Cold Brew here!