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Recipe: Health and Wellness Shots

Post Date: 05/21/2020


By: iTi Innovation

Looking to elevate your immune system’s health? iTi’s Innovation Team has the perfect, natural solution. We developed three health shots to give your immune system a boost. The first is an Acerola Vitamin C shot, which contains three times the recommended daily intake of Vitamin C in only one 2-ounce shot. We created a Passion Fruit wellness shot that contains antioxidants, vitamins, and minerals for … Continue reading Recipe: Health and Wellness Shots

How iTi Tropicals, as an Importer, Can Help Your Company

Post Date: 05/14/2020


By: iTi Innovation

What is iTi Tropicals? iTi Tropicals is an independent company headquartered in Lawrenceville, NJ. Our sole business is to import the highest quality tropical and exotic fruit purees and concentrates in the world.  We are not a broker or agents; we take the legal possession of the imported goods and stand behind our products 100%. … Continue reading How iTi Tropicals, as an Importer, Can Help Your Company

Cinco de Mayo Recipes: Mango Salsa & Passion Fruit Margarita

Post Date: 04/30/2020


By: iTi Innovation

Plan your Cinco de Mayo fiesta with a few of our favorite Mexican inspired recipes including a mango salsa and a passion fruit margarita! Check out the recipes below and request your free sample today.  Mango Salsa  Ingredients  Amount  Mango  1 cup  Serrano Peppers  ¼ cup  Jalapeño Pepper  ¼ cup  Habanero Pepper  ¼  cup  White Onion  ½ cup  Tomatoes  ½ cup  Garlic Cloves  … Continue reading Cinco de Mayo Recipes: Mango Salsa & Passion Fruit Margarita

Discover What’s Possible with Our Organic Passion Fruit Infographic

Post Date: 04/16/2020


By: iTi Innovation

iTi Tropicals is pleased to announce a new product to our portfolio: Organic Passion Fruit! Both Organic Passion Fruit Juice and Organic Passion Fruit Juice Concentrate are now available.  Request your free sample here.   Download the full infographic here.

Coconut Water Cold Brew Recipe Video

Post Date: 04/9/2020


By: iTi Innovation

Need a drink that’s both refreshing and energizing? Look no further; cold brew coffee made with coconut water is the perfect beverage to boost your energy and keep you hydrated.  The innovation team at iTi Tropicals wanted to try something new, so we brewed some cold brew coffee in coconut water.  Not only is this super simple … Continue reading Coconut Water Cold Brew Recipe Video

Acerola: Your Flavorful, Plant-Based, Vitamin C Powerhouse Solution

Post Date: 04/3/2020


By: iTi Innovation

Acerola fruit puree has 20 times the recommended daily intake of Vitamin C in a 3.5-ounce serving. Looking for ways to increase your daily Vitamin C intake? Acerola is the perfect way to do that. This fruit is versatile and tasteful, so it can be added to any recipe to enhance the Vitamin C content. … Continue reading Acerola: Your Flavorful, Plant-Based, Vitamin C Powerhouse Solution

Recipe: Plant-Based Zuppa Toscano Italian Cream Soup

Post Date: 03/26/2020


By: iTi Innovation

Coconut Water Functionality in Stock and Soup As the trend on plant-based alternatives continue 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 incredible versatility! Coconut water adds a very subtle yet pleasing flavor when combined with other ingredients. Because it … Continue reading Recipe: Plant-Based Zuppa Toscano Italian Cream Soup

Plant-Based Pancake Recipe

Post Date: 03/19/2020


By: iTi Innovation

Eggs, milk, and butter are three traditional ingredients of any pancake recipe. But did you know that you can make completely plant-based pancakes that taste great too? Wonderfully fluffy and sweet, these plant-based pancakes are the perfect way to start your day. And they’re super simple to make! You can even make them the night … Continue reading Plant-Based Pancake Recipe

Coconut Water – The Ideal Ingredient for Your Product Line

Post Date: 03/12/2020


By: iTi Innovation

What is Coconut Water and Where Does It Come From? Coconuts are derived from the coconut palm, a tropical tree with the Latin name Cocos nucifera. The coconut palm tree grows in tropical regions around the equator, and upon reaching maturity it can stand 65 to 72 feet tall. Coconuts can be harvested year-round, and … Continue reading Coconut Water – The Ideal Ingredient for Your Product Line

Cold Brew Coffee Innovation: Caffeine + Electrolytes!

Post Date: 02/27/2020


By: iTi Innovation

You read that right, cold brew coffee that has caffeine AND electrolytes. It’s hydrating, energizing, and delicious. So what’s the secret? Coconut water of course. The innovation team at iTi Tropicals wanted to try something new, so we brewed some cold brew coffee in coconut water. Not only is this super simple recipe easy for … Continue reading Cold Brew Coffee Innovation: Caffeine + Electrolytes!

Recipe: Coconut Water-Brine + Plant-Based Poke Bowl!

Post Date: 02/20/2020


By: Webmaster

You may only think to brine a turkey around Thanksgiving, but a brine can go far beyond the holidays and can be applied to many types of foods. Here’s why: What is a brine? The very definition of brining is to treat food with a mixture of water and salt in order to preserve or … Continue reading Recipe: Coconut Water-Brine + Plant-Based Poke Bowl!

Plant-Based Chocolate Lava Cake Recipe

Post Date: 02/13/2020


By: iTi Innovation

Looking for the perfect dessert this Valentine’s Day? Look no further than a plant-based chocolate lava cake that not even cupid can resist. iTi’s Innovation Team created this plant-based dessert recipe that you are sure to fall in love with.  What makes this dessert both incredibly tasty and entirely plant-based? Coconut Cream! To start, we … Continue reading Plant-Based Chocolate Lava Cake Recipe

The Ultimate Dairy-Free Hot Chocolate Recipe

Post Date: 01/30/2020


By: iTi Innovation

January 31st  is National Hot Chocolate Day! This annual “holiday” celebrates the warm and creamy beverage we love to drink. While the terms hot chocolate and hot cocoa are often used interchangeably, hot chocolate is comfort in a cup no matter what you call it! If your taste buds are screaming for a delicious sweet … Continue reading The Ultimate Dairy-Free Hot Chocolate Recipe

Wake up your Salad Dressing with this Passion Fruit Juice Recipe!

Post Date: 01/16/2020


By: iTi Innovation

Looking for a new way to jazz up your salads?  Try using passion fruit as the acid in your vinaigrette instead of vinegar.  Passion fruit juice makes the perfect substitute because it has the same pH as white vinegar and provides a subtle, yet lovely passion fruit flavor in your dressing!  This sweet and tangy … Continue reading Wake up your Salad Dressing with this Passion Fruit Juice Recipe!

Create the Right Dairy Hybrid with Coconut Milk!

Post Date: 01/9/2020


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 … Continue reading Create the Right Dairy Hybrid with Coconut Milk!