Guava Cupcakes with Coconut Cream Cheese Frosting
Post Date: 10/4/2018
Did you know that iTi’s fruit purees can also be used as an egg substitute? The guava puree in this eggless recipe adds great flavor, texture, color, vitamin C, and antioxidants! Guava Cupcake Recipe: · Cake mix · ½ cup – iTi Tropicals Guava Puree · 1 cup – Water … Continue reading Guava Cupcakes with Coconut Cream Cheese Frosting
The Surge in Plant-Based Vegan Non-Dairy Products
Post Date: 09/20/2018
Coconut Milk: Nature’s Answer to Dairy Milk choices are no longer limited to the fat percentage and color of the lid or carton (red, green, blue, purple). Options now include organic milk, grass-fed cow milk, and lactose-free milk, among many others. And recently, a growing number of non-dairy milk alternatives are being developed to meet … Continue reading The Surge in Plant-Based Vegan Non-Dairy Products
Passionfruit-Chili Shrimp Taco Recipe
Post Date: 09/6/2018
The Innovation Team at iTi has developed a sweet and spicy passionfruit-chili marinade for tropical shrimp tacos! Contact our team of expert food scientists for more ideas like this one. Passionfruit Chili Marinade Recipe ½ C iTi Tropicals Passionfruit Juice ½ C Water ¼ C Olive Oil ¼ C White Vinegar ¼ C … Continue reading Passionfruit-Chili Shrimp Taco Recipe
Coconut Whipped Cream with a Cherry on Top
Post Date: 08/16/2018
Don’t let your customers’ non-dairy sundaes feel incomplete any longer – Coconut whipped cream is the ultimate sundae experience! In addition to its great taste and ability to please dairy-free consumers, it also lasts longer than leading commercial brand whipped creams. In our video below, we condensed 10 minutes of footage into a quick … Continue reading Coconut Whipped Cream with a Cherry on Top
Coconut Water – A Useful Tool to Support R&D Application Growth
Post Date: 08/9/2018
Coconuts are the fruit of the coconut palm, botanically known as Cocos nucifera. Coconut water is the translucent, free flowing liquid obtained from the inside of the coconut, and has been utilized for many years as a natural source of hydration. Coconut water can serve as a nutritive and rehydrating agent to restore electrolyte … Continue reading Coconut Water – A Useful Tool to Support R&D Application Growth
Get Groovy with Guava!
Post Date: 08/2/2018
Guava is an exotic fruit grown in tropical and sub-tropical regions. An excellent source of vitamins A and C, as well as antioxidants, it’s a no-brainer to include guava as an ingredient in your next product line! Guava’s flavor profile contributes acidity and tanginess, which compliments sweet food items, such as pastries, cupcakes, and … Continue reading Get Groovy with Guava!
Get to Know Açaí
Post Date: 07/19/2018
Açaí, pronounced ah-sigh-EE, is an indigenous berry found in the rain forests of the Amazon. This fruit has been heralded for centuries as a healing, energy-boosting fruit. The açaí palm, commonly found throughout the Amazon, stands between 50-80 feet tall and produces the edible fruit known as the açaí berry. The berry itself is … Continue reading Get to Know Açaí
Infographic: 100% Juice & Less Total Sugars – Discover What’s Possible with Coconut Water!
Post Date: 07/12/2018
The New York Times recently published an article discussing the high sugar and caloric content of juices and its effects on public health. Thankfully, iTi Tropicals offers a solution to this dilemma by incorporating coconut water into your juice blends! Check out our infographic that explores how coconut water can lower sugar content while imparting … Continue reading Infographic: 100% Juice & Less Total Sugars – Discover What’s Possible with Coconut Water!
Get to Know Pineapple!
Post Date: 07/5/2018
Let’s talk about one of the most popular and well known tropical fruits in the world – Pineapple! Second in popularity only to banana, pineapple is one of the most widely consumed tropical fruits in America. Pineapple offers a rich history as well as an attractive flavor. Historians believe that the pineapple originated from … Continue reading Get to Know Pineapple!
There’s A Lot to Love About Passionfruit…
Post Date: 06/21/2018
No Matter How You Spell It! Passionfruit or Passion Fruit? The way that consumers search for their interests online is an important factor to consider when marketing your products. Something as simple as misspelling a word could have them straying from the content you want them see. At iTi, this is sometimes the case … Continue reading There’s A Lot to Love About Passionfruit…
Coconut Water: An Ingredient that Lowers Overall Calories in 100% Juice Blends
Post Date: 06/14/2018
Here at iTi, we are always trying to find ways to further the success of our customers’ applications. We continue to see increased potential by incorporating coconut water into beverage formulas. Replacing fruit juice with coconut water in your beverage formula cuts sugar and calorie content, while still maintaining a 100% juice claim. Sounds like … Continue reading Coconut Water: An Ingredient that Lowers Overall Calories in 100% Juice Blends
Passion Fruit: The Perfect Ingredient for Ultimate Taste
Post Date: 06/7/2018
Who doesn’t want a little more passion in their life? Consumers are seeking out exotic flavors more than ever. The flavor profile that passion fruit offers is the epitome of “exotic”. Give consumers just what they’re looking for by infusing some passion into your product offerings with the addition of passion fruit! A little … Continue reading Passion Fruit: The Perfect Ingredient for Ultimate Taste
Amp up your nutrition bar with a positive charge!
Post Date: 05/16/2018
Coconut Water Concentrate: Flexible and Functional Beyond Beverages Amp up your nutrition bar with a positive charge. Coconut water concentrate (CWC) is full of electrolytes, nutrients and binding properties, making it easy to see why we at iTi Tropicals have identified this as a new application. The properties of CWC including viscosity, BRIX, and ability … Continue reading Amp up your nutrition bar with a positive charge!
What’s Trending in the Beverage World?
Post Date: 05/3/2018
In a recent webinar attended by our Innovation Team, we learned Carbonated Soft Drinks (CSD) have been on a steady decline for the last 13 years. Isn’t that surprising? Of course it’s not. As our society has become more health-conscious over the years, I am sure all of us have tried to substitute our … Continue reading What’s Trending in the Beverage World?