Intensive Sweetener "Neotame" and Mixtures Based on It
Neotame is a relatively new sweetener and flavor enhancer, 30 times sweeter than aspartame and about 8,000 times sweeter than sugar. Thanks to its plasticity and versatility, a sweet taste like sugar, Neotame provides food and beverage manufacturers with a wide range of applications.
Advantages of Neotame
Neotame has the ability to expand and enhance the taste of individual components in food and beverages, for example mint, which may possibly lead to a certain reduction in the cost of expensive flavors.
Neotame allows to reduce the calorie content of the product, while maintaining an excellent taste. Its use in the food industry is particularly relevant in light of current trends in reducing sugar consumption and consumers' desire for more dietary low-calorie nutrition.
НNeotame meets the requirements for the safety of food additives TR TS 029/2012 and is registered as a permitted food additive E961. In 2002, it was approved as a sweetener and flavor enhancer by the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) of the United States. Safety and functionality of Neotame are confirmed, it is approved for mass use, including for children, pregnant women and people with diabetes, in more than 20 countries.
ВPossible spheres of Neotame application are: the production of beverages, ice cream, dairy products, confectionery, sweets and many others.
Replacement with a more economical intensive sweetener is possible in many cases without adjusting the formulation, while maintaining the final taste. Neotame can be used not only as a sweetener, but also as a separate food ingredient. It is possible to use its mixture with other sweeteners: fructose, sugar, aspartame and other ingredients to create new flavors.
Neotame has an excellent stable structure and will work well in finished mixtures of dry products, such as powdered drinks and confectionery mixtures. For the use in humid environments it is necessary to take into account the pH, temperature and other parameters for controlling the concentration in the finished product. In general, the heat resistance and versatility of Neotame has been confirmed for various treatment options: it provides the desired sweetness for the entire shelf life of the product. Neotame has proved to be especially good when used in baking and powdered confectionery mixtures.
Shipment of intensive sweetener Neotame is carried out from 1 package (package size is from 1 to 25 kg).
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