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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!  

2020 Fall Innovation Recap

Post Date: 12/17/2020


By: iTi Innovation

Over the past three months, iTi Tropicals’ Innovation Team has published a total of 9 new, innovative, and creative concepts. Concepts ranging from product applications and highlights to consumer trends, our innovation team has covered a variety of exciting ideas.    The innovation team has really focused on the natural benefits that iTi Tropicals’ products have.  We took a look at various Coconut Milk … Continue reading 2020 Fall Innovation Recap

Recipe: Coconut Milk Powder Beverage

Post Date: 12/3/2020


By: iTi Innovation

A beverage that’s 100% coconut, rich in mouthfeel, and a big on flavor? Count us in. The innovation team at iTi Tropicals has developed a beverage made only with three ingredients; our newest product, 100% Coconut Milk Powder, coconut sugar, and water. This beverage is delightfully sweet with a hint of caramel.  It can be enjoyed warm, cold, or with … Continue reading Recipe: Coconut Milk Powder Beverage

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