Meat extract is concentrated meat stock which is mostly derived from meat. In most of the processed foods meat extract is used to add meat flavor in the food products. Mostly soups and liquid-based soups use meat extract to add meat flavor. They are soluble in water which adds additional benefit to use it in processed food products. It has a wide range of applications such as stock powder, stuffing, snacks, nuggets, ready meals, bouillon cubes, seasoning, soups, coatings, soup powders, and sauces. It is obtained in two forms such as powder and paste. Meat extract powder is obtained by controlled enzymatic digestion of good quality meat. It is highly concentrated meat stock and used in many processed food products due to its long-lasting shelf life. Meat extract powder is made by growing microorganisms artificially for fermentation and bacterial culture. It is mainly used for biopharmaceutical fermentation. The nutritional content in meat extract is high. It is used to add vibrant aroma to the food products and it has many applications in culinary. There are many different healthy components present in the meat extract such as peptides & amino acids, some minerals, organic acids, vitamins, and nucleotides. It is a desirable additive to a variety of products due to its flavor. Depending upon the food products meat extract can be added to it. Around 5- 25% of meat extract can be added to the various food products to add sufficient nutrition, flavor, and aroma.
Growing demand for meat extract in food and feed biological research laboratories:
Demand for meat extract is increasing in the food and feed industry due to benefits and nutritional content. It can form strong peroxide. It contains myoglobin and haem in high amount and helps for the formation of peroxide. Most of the people demand convenient but nutritious food products. Protein intake is increasing as people are more conscious about their health. Meat extract contains more nutrition so that it has a wide application in the food processing industry. In the food industry, meat extract is used as a flavoring agent in several broths as well as beverages. It is also used in food products such as casseroles, soups, sauces, sausages, meat dishes, and seasoning, etc. also it is used as a taste enhancer and food additive in processed foods.
Global Meat Extract: Market Segmentation
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Meat Extract Market: Key Players
Some of the key players operating in meat extract market are NH Foods Australia, Proliant Inc., Merck KGaA , Neogen Corporation, Carnad Natural Taste, Colin Ingredients, Bhagwati Chemicals, BD Biosciences, Ottogi Co. Ltd., and JBS Global.
Opportunities in meat extract market:
Meat extract is mostly used in microbiological culture media due to an increased usage of microorganisms in biological research and development. It is also used in the animal feed industry to enhance the flavor and fragrance and then the food becomes more tempting for the animals. The demand for halal and kosher-certified meat products is increasing which increases the demand for meat extract powder in the food and beverage industry. In Latin America and European countries meat consumption rate is high this leads to increase in the demand for meat extract in this region.
Brief Approach to Research
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