FlavorActiV GMP Pharmaceutical Quality flavour reference standards can be added to alomst any liquid to impart a real flavour, off-note, or taint that's safe to both smell and taste. The flavour standards are sold individually in packs of 5 capsules, each capsule separately blister packed to provide flavour protection and prolonged shelf life.
Production adheres to strict pharmaceutical Good Manufacturing Practice (GMP) quality controls. FlavorActiV's dedicated GMP Flavour Centre is certified and regulated by the UK Government’s Medicine Regulatory & Healthcare Product Agency (MHRA) to a standard which far exceed ISO 9001, ISO 17025 or any food grade certification.
Occurs in alcoholic beverages as part of the fermentation process. Can also be imparted by wild yeast contamination. For beers this can be seen as a positive flavour unless at higher concentrations. In non-alcoholic beverages this flavour is imparted by bacterial and yeast contamination of raw materials such as sugars, flavours and final products.
+ Beer Flavour Wheel Number: 0919
+ Typical concentration - seen 30-200mg
+ Recommended flavour standard / sensory reference standard of the American Society of Brewing Chemists (ASBC) and the European Brewing Chemists (EBC).
A sour, astringent, slightly pungent aromatic associated with vinegar.
FlavorActiV's GMP Flavour Reference Standard Acetic has undergone evaluation by the same research team behind the first World Coffee Research Lexicon, and has been approved for inclusion within the latest World Coffee Research Lexicon as a validated coffee flavour reference.
In early 2014, together with two of the coffee industry’s leading organisations, FlavorActiV developed and launched an advanced Calibrating Coffee Sensory Plan to provide cupper training, cupper calibration and coffee tools throughout the coffee supply chain. In 2016 FlavorActiV partnered with World Coffee Research to validate the use of FlavorActiV's GMP Flavour Standards as reference standards within WCR's lexicon. FlavorActiV's Acetic is of the 24 validated flavour reference standards.
View all FlavorActiV GMP Coffee Flavour Standards.