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December 14, 2017  |  by Gil Bakal, Managing Director, A&B Ingredients

For the longest time, we’ve been told there are four basic tastes — sweet, sour, salty and bitter.  Well, now we learn that isn’t quite true.  There are actually five.  That fifth taste is umami. Not sweet, sour, bitter, or salty, umami is savory.  While ... Read more →

September 06, 2017  |  by Gil Bakal, Managing Director, A&B Ingredients

One of the most extremely viable plant-based protein sources comes from yellow peas. Far more sustainable than animal-based protein, pea protein easily allows for the formulation of high-quality protein enriched foods. And today, food manufacturers are looking more to the benefits of using pea protein ... Read more →

April 06, 2017  |  by Gil Bakal, Managing Director, A&B Ingredients

We are all aware of the positive health effects that increasing our intake of probiotic-rich foods and supplements have on our health.  Now, more and more pet owners are curious if the same holds true for their dogs. And, according to recent studies, the answer ... Read more →