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The 5 Most Popular Food Technology Articles of 2018

The 5 Most Popular Food Technology Articles of 2018

December 05, 2018

By IFT Staff

As 2018 comes to a close, let's take a look back at the five most popular Food Technology articles from 2018!

Each of these articles originally appeared in IFT's Food Technology magazine. Food Technology is available free to all IFT members as a membership benefit. It is also available to non-IFT members with an annual subscription.

And so, without further ado, let's take a look at the top 5 most-read articles of the year: 


Mimicking Meat, Seafood and Dairy

5. Mimicking Meat, Seafood, and Dairy

Complex, realistic analogs with simple, unique flavor formulations offer an increasingly sophisticated array of options for consumers seeking meat-free alternatives. Read more


Why Gluten-Free is Here to Stay

4. Why Gluten-Free Is Here to Stay

The category may have lost some of its luster, but ongoing strong demand continues to spur product development in diverse product segments. Read more


Is the Future of Meat Animal-Free?

3. Is the Future of Meat Animal-Free?

Advances in cell culture research are moving the commercialization of clean meat closer to reality, potentially yielding significant benefits in the areas of food safety, food security, and sustainability. Read more


Top 10 Functional Food Trends

2. Top 10 Functional Food Trends

Instant nutrition, everyday performance foods, and health-enhancing food processing are among the trends defining the functional food and beverage sector. Read more


Freeze Drying Fundamentals

1. Freeze-Drying Fundamentals

Freeze-drying is a very gentle dehydration process used for preservation of high quality foods. This column reviews the history and market for this technology, as well as its science and applications. Read more


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