Publications

Optimizing yield and quality of green tea extract

Green tea has become a very popular drink worldwide because of its health benefits attributed to high polyphenol (~30 %) and l-theanine content (~1-2 %). Green tea extracts are usually spray dried and further processed into Ready-To- Drink (RTD) green tea...

Is Stevia the Sweetener of the 21st Century?

Ever wondered what those ‘pink’ color sweetener sachets you add to coffee are made up of? I had no clue until one day sitting idle at coffee shop (blame my girlfriend!) I randomly tore a sachet and dumped its content onto my tongue. A second later I felt as if my...