Banana originate from South-America. The fruit is known for its high nutritious content of potassium, iron, carbohydrates and vitamins A, B and C. For the production of banana powder, bananas get cleaned first. Secondly, they are washed, peeled and chopped. Then, they get dried and milled. This results in a yellowish, homogenous powder with a typical banana taste and odour.
Applications for banana powder
Did you know, that banana powder is suitable for both human food ánd petfood applications? Firstly, in petfood it serves as a flavour enhancer. Secondly, in human food applications it functions as a natural sweetener. Thirdly, it fits as a blend ingredient for the production of milkshakes and smoothies. At last, it serves as a flour replacer. At last, it is a natural solution for bakery and confectionary applications.
- No additives
- High quality
- Usable for extrusion
- A 2-year shelf life
Tapioca pearls originate from Asia. They consist of tapioca starch, which is firstly extracted from the cassava root. Secondly, the root gets dried and thirdly, it gets processed into small white pearls. It should be noted: these should be cooked in water before consumption. Last but not least: they are flavourless and added for their chewy texture.
Applications for tapioca pearls
These pearls are suitable for human food applications. For example: bubble tea, shaved ice desserts and sweet dessert soups. Click here to find a bubble tea recipe.
- High quality
- 46% starch
- No allergens
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