Read More

The Top Novelty Candy Flavors

We can talk about the most common candy flavors all day long, but it’s the novelty flavors that are really the most fun. From jellybeans to gummy candies, novelty flavors in candy products can provide you with something completely unexpected… and while mostly delicious, sometimes just a little bit gross.   While the novelty candy […]

Read More

Pairing Flavors With Chocolate

There are a number of reasons that chocolate is so popular. One of those reasons is the fact that chocolate is a near-universal flavor that can easily be paired with many different flavors. From savory to sweet, there are many different ways that chocolate can enhance a dish. In the creation of classic food products […]

Read More

Creating Delicious Green Tea Flavors

Green tea has quickly become a favored beverage by many, in all its various forms. Whether bagged or bottled, or even sold in a concentrated form, there are many different ways to create unique and great-tasting flavors for green tea products. While a great many of these flavors are traditional, there are plenty of untraditional […]

Read More

Functional Food Trends

What are “functional foods”? The answer to that is simple – they’re anything that is designed with a buyer’s health in mind. These can include everything from probiotic yogurts to enriched dairy products, pasta, and even cereal. Though they’ve been around for years, there was never really a focus on delicious flavor in these types […]

Read More

The Growing Popularity of Lemon Flavors

Lemon has been one of the world’s most popular flavors for centuries, so saying that it’s making a comeback might seem a little bit strange – after all, it never went anywhere! But with that being said, lemon is still predicted to become one of the bigger flavor trends over the next few years, not […]

Read More

Sour Cocktails Offer New Flavor Opportunities

The past few years have seen a rise in popularity of candy flavored and dessert flavored cocktails. From sweet favorites, such as cotton candy and whipped cream, to more complex concoctions, such as birthday cake, there continues to be a multitude of different sweet options for flavoring vodka, rum, and other types of alcoholic beverages. […]

Read More

Designing Delicious Dips for Snack Foods and Veggies

There’s been a lot of innovation in the snack food industry, with crackers and potato chips being created in any of a number of different flavors. However, for many buyers there’s simply no replacement for plain potato chips or crackers (or for those with a healthier mindset, fresh veggies) and a delicious dip. While Ranch […]

Read More

Designing Delicious Bagel Flavors

At one time a fad, Bagels have become more or less ubiquitous in the diets of Americans nationwide. Moreover, with that wide swath of popularity come various different flavor options already available, with numerous more being developed for shoppers looking for something a little bit different for their morning treat (or midday snack). Bagels are […]

Read More

The Many Variations of Flavored Water Beverages

Water used to be the simplest beverage out there. However, water is much more than a functional beverage these days. People have the same expectations out of their water beverages that they do when it comes to juice, soda, and other beverage products. They want it to be delicious and enjoyable to drink, which is […]

Read More

The Top 5 Fruity Soda Flavors

While the classic soda flavors – cola, root beer, and cream soda, just to name a few – aren’t going anywhere, it’s no secret that fruit flavored sodas are growing in popularity. In the American market, buyers are just starting to realize that there is a lot to love about these sweet beverages. Meanwhile, fruit […]