Product Name: Maltol
Synonyms: 3-Hydroxy-2-methyl-4H-pyran-4-one; 2-hydroxy-3-methyl-4H-pyran-4-one (maltol); 2-Methyl pyromeconic acid; 2-Methyl-3-hydroxy-. Gamma. -pyranone; 2-Methyl-3-hydroxy-4-pyrone; 2-Methyl-3-hydroxy-gamma. -pyranone; 2-Methyl-3-hydroxypyrone; 2-Methyl-3-oxy-gamma-pyrone; 2-Methylpromeconicacid
Appearance: White crystalline powder
Maltol is applied to many foods as:
1. Flavour enhancer; It provides the distinctive aromas of baking and roasting
2. As intensifier of sweetness in confections and chocolate products, desserts and beverages; By adding minor amounts of maltol, 15 per cent of sugar can be saved
3. As aroma and flavour enhancer for intense caramel aroma.
Price: USD 16.92/kg