Agar is produced from two species of red seaweed, Gracilaria and Gelidium. Agar reduces sugar crystallization in icings, forms bakery and confection gels, serves as a culture medium, and stabilizes bakery fillings.
TIC Gums also offers a full line of TICorganic® certified organic gums.
- The strongest of the hydrocolloid gelling agents and is useful when firm gels are desired
- Stabilizes sugar in icings, fillings, and meringues
- Suspends particulates
- Useful for melt point management
- Creates gels that set upon cooling to 90°-103°F and remelt when heated above 185°.
|TIC Gums at FI China 2014|
TIC Gums will be exhibiting at FI China 2014 to be held March 25-27 at Shanghai World Expo Exhibition & Convention Center. Visit TIC Gums at Booth 1M01/1N02 to learn more about our innovation solutions for food texture and stability. TI...