Food Business News - July 10, 2018 - 48
Bros, L.L.C. in New York to commercialize the traditional West African
beverage in the United States.
New from Kitchens of Africa is
Kaani West African Hot Pepper Sauce,
described as "fiery, bold and piquant yet
garlicky, bright and complex." From The
Serious Foodie, the recently launched
West African Paradise Rub features
sweet and spicy African "grains of paradise" in a lemon-pepper blend.
varieties, the non-alcoholic drinks feature the flavors, aroma and health benefits of wine, according to the company.
"The water category is up tremendously, according to our research; it
grew 76% between 2015-17, and in large
part that's due to sparkling waters," Ms.
Purcell said. "That subcategory is really
Taste of Africa
TOAST BEVERAGES L.L.C.
A deeper exploration of Middle
Eastern cuisine has paved the way for
emerging flavors and ingredients from
Manitou Trading Co., a division of
Woodland Foods, is launching a pair of
West African-inspired products featuring fonio, a nutty, nutritious ancient
grain. Chai Spiced Fonio Breakfast
Porridge combines teff and pearled
fonio with pistachios, honey, palm
sugar and coconut milk. Senegalese
Fonio Pilaf is seasoned with a blend of
onion, citrus juices and spices similar
to Yassa, a staple sauce and marinade
of West African cuisine.
A new product highlighted at
Summer Fancy Food is Ginjan, a bottled
Tost, from Toast Beverages L.L.C., Dorset, Vt.,
is a dry sparkling non-alcoholic blend of
white tea, white cranberry and ginger.
soft drink featuring ginger, pineapple,
lemon, vanilla and anise. Brothers and
Conakry, Guinea, natives Rahim and
Mohammed Diallo founded Ginjan
Specialty ice cream brands are
churning out traditional Asian flavors.
Masala chai, Turkish coffee and orange
fennel are among the varieties from
Brooklyn, N.Y.-based ice cream brand
Malai. A lifelong love of aromatic spices
such as ginger, nutmeg, cardamom
and saffron led founder Pooja Bavishi
to reimagine a classic sweet treat with
unconventional flavor pairings.
Humphry Slocombe's Black Sesame ice cream emerged as the top frozen
treat tasted by a panel of judges for
the Specialty Food Association's 2018
sofi Awards and is described as sophisticated, sweet and nutty with flecks
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Food Business News
July 10, 2018