Overcoming Off-Notes: 3 Tips to Mitigate Taste Challenges

May 19, 2022
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Your consumers want the best-tasting products on the market. But in formulation, you may run into stubborn off-notes from bitterness to metallic taste, fishiness and more that hinder your product development.

In this piece, Kaylind Cook, Sr. Applications Technologist, explores how you can combat these off-notes through complementary flavors and innovative flavor technologies. Tackling these challenges doesn’t have to leave an unpleasant taste in your mouth.

We’re taking a look at a few tips and tricks to overcome taste challenges in your product including:

  • Base formulation considerations
  • Combatting with complementary flavors
  • Tackling with flavor technologies



View the Overcoming Off-Notes Tip Sheet


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