Cherry Flavor

Brightly Colored Fruit "When their seeds are ready for transport, plants summon mammals with the strong scents and tastes of ripe fruit".....Michael Pollan, Cooked Anyone who has had a cherry tree decimated by birds knows that animals cannot resist this brightly colored, sweet, aromatic fruit. Mother nature has made fruit impossible to resist because she needs animals to spread seeds. Flavor scientists study mother nature and do their best to mimic her appeal. Our goal is to keep consumers happy and supply good tasting food. We study the aromatics naturally present in fruits as a guide for flavor development. Benzaldehyde I made plenty of cherry flavors, but nothing close to what mother nature has designed. My cherry flavors … [Read more...]