Biscuit, Cracker and Cookie Recipes for the Food Industry
- Duncan Manley, Consultant, UK
Development activity is essential for all companies but it is potentially very expensive. This unique new book will enable research and development staff to benefit from the experiences of other manufacturers in new product development. It also provides an invaluable resource for production managers who wish to investigate improvements and cost reductions for existing lines.
The book begins by investigating some of the key variables in effective recipe development. It then presents a series of recipes for hard-dough products such as crispbread and crackers, short-dough biscuits and cookies, extruded and deposited dough products. Further chapters include recipes for sponge biscuits, wafers and secondary processes such as icing and chocolate coating. A final chapter covers the important area of dietetic products, including recipes for reduced fat and sugar biscuits and products for particular groups such as diabetics and babies.
Biscuit, cracker and cookie recipes for the food industry provides unparalleled access to best practice in the industry, and a wealth of ideas for product developers and production managers. It will be an essential resource.
Technologists, managers, product development specialists, production managers, and R&D staff
- Published: January 2001
- Imprint: Woodhead Publishing
- ISBN: 978-1-85573-543-9
This is a must-read and must-study. You can't produce reject biscuits with this book., Food and Beverage Reporter
A brilliant book, with excellent index and references., Food and Beverage Reporter
This book is excellent and contains many superb tried and tested formulae; and more., Food and Beverage Reporter