Why FoodWrite Ltd ?

August 14, 2020 smitsa 1

Why FoodWrite Ltd ? Do you have a novel product you want to bring to market? Are you experiencing technical difficulties manufacturing your product? Do […]

Jams wont set without pectin. Starwberry jam, apricot jam and raspberry jam.

Pectins: Structure And Uses

June 4, 2020 smitsa 1

Pectins are complex plant heteropolysaccharides in the plant cell wall which are vital in cell structure and functioning. They are found in all the higher […]

Potatoes are a source of starch.

What Is Starch ?

February 21, 2020 smitsa 0

Starch is the main storage polysaccharide in higher plants and their primary energy source. It is sometimes referred to by some sources as amylum but […]

Slices of seitan with a carrot and red onion.


June 21, 2019 smitsa 0

Seitan is a very popular vegetarian food which is protein rich because it is a cooked form of wheat gluten. Seitan is used as a […]

Cactus plantation to raise the cochineal, an insect from which a red pigment is extracted.

Cochineal And Carmine

June 19, 2019 smitsa 0

Carminic acid is the colour extracted from the dried female coccid insect Dactylopius coccus costa (Coccus cacti L.). Carmine is the aluminium chelate of carminic […]