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Private Label Show Amsterdam 2019 – a brief review

July 24th, 2019|Categories: Eurasyp|Tags: , |

This year’s Private Label Show (PLMA 2019), also known as the “World of Private Labels”, was held at the RAI Exhibition Centre in Amsterdam from 21 - 22 May 2019. Every year, retailers and manufacturers from all over the world come together at this international trade fair to learn about [...]

Yeast products: Popular for more than 100 years

July 24th, 2019|Categories: Yeast extract|

Ever since the Life Reform Movement (Lebensreformbewegung), which began in the mid 19th century and rejected the urbanisation and materialism associated with industrialisation in favour of a “back to nature” lifestyle, there has been much debate about vegetarianism and its practicalities. As long ago as the 1920s, nutritional yeast and [...]

Natural and delicious – the origin of yeast extract

October 31st, 2018|Categories: Yeast extract|Tags: |

Yeast extract has been used as an ingredient in food for over 50 years. This natural ingredient is derived from fresh yeast. Yeast has been used as far back as ancient Egypt, and today, it is still the basic ingredient in the production of many food products and drinks such [...]

Uses of yeast extract

October 30th, 2018|Categories: Yeast extract|Tags: , , |

From stews, to rich sauces and marinated meat, savoury meals are very popular. Yeast extract is a highly versatile ingredient that gives them a savoury flavour, and its taste qualities make it a particularly common ingredient in soups, sauces and ready meals, as well as snacks and meat dishes. It [...]

Vegetarian and vegan cuisine: yeast extract provides savoury taste

September 2nd, 2018|Categories: Cooking with yeast extract, Yeast extract|Tags: , |

In recent years, the number of people who make a conscious decision to exclude animal-based foods or products from their lives, in other words to eat a vegetarian or vegan diet, has risen dramatically, and as a consequence the variety of vegetarian and vegan dishes has greatly expanded too. [...]

The basics of yeast extract: our new Whiteboard Animation

September 1st, 2018|Categories: Eurasyp, Yeast extract|

What is yeast extract exactly? How is it produced and above all, what does it taste like? All these questions are answered in a new short film produced by the European Association for Specialty Yeast Products (EURASYP). This Whiteboard Animation video explains the most important facts about yeast extracts in [...]