Taste Tomorrow: The 4 Top Summer Flavors Set to Delight Consumers in 2024

June 13, 2024 Taste Tomorrow/Puratos

Summer 2024 promises to be a season rich with innovative and refreshing flavors that cater to evolving consumer preferences. We’ve used analysis of online conversations and searches to determine what flavor trends are shaping the market and should be on the radar of product developers and professional pastry chefs. From floral infusions to tropical delights, here’s what’s hot this summer.

Vanilla Bean Volatility Could Drive Up Prices

While supply constraints are not expected to last long, growers warn of a potential cost problem.

Almond Board of California Launches Masterclass Series

The Almond Board of California (ABC) has launched its Almond Butter and Chocolate Masterclass series, in collaboration with the renowned Ecole Chocolat Professional School of Chocolate Arts. This partnership aims to offer a unique educational experience, providing valuable insights and practical skills related to formulations, flavours, and texture considerations in confectionery.

Fooditive Launches Revolutionary ‘Keto-Fructose’ Sweetener from Apples and Pears in the US – a Healthier, More Sustainable Alternative to Sugar

June 13, 2024 Fooditive

Derived from apples and pears through an exclusive fermentation process, Keto-Fructose seamlessly replaces sugar in a diverse array of applications, including chocolate, baked goods, fruit fillings, glazes, and beverages. The sweetener closely mimics the flavor profile of sugar, making it an ideal replacement for reducing sugar content without losing the beloved taste consumers crave.

Ball Park Buns Knocks it Out of the Park for National Little League Week with Swing Big Contest

June 12, 2024 Bimbo Bakeries USA

In celebration of National Little League Week (June 10 – June 16) and as part of its ongoing partnership with Little League® Baseball and Softball, Ball Park® Buns announced the brand is bringing back a fan-favorite contest – Swing Big for the Little League World Series. Ball Park Buns is inviting fans across the country to step up to the plate for a chance to win tickets to the action-packed Championship Weekend of the 2024 Little League Baseball® World Series (LLBWS), slated for August 24-25.