eBook Ice Cream, 7th Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 1461460964
  • ISBN-13: 9781461460961
  • DDC: 641.862
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 462 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2013 | Published/Released June 2014
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2013
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Ice Cream, 7th Edition focuses on the science and technology of frozen dessert production and quality. It explores the entire scope of the ice cream and frozen dessert industry, from the chemical, physical, engineering and biological principles of the production process to the distribution of the finished product. It is intended for industry personnel from large to small scale processors and suppliers to the industry and for teachers and students in dairy or food science or related disciplines. While it is technical in scope, it also covers much practical knowledge useful to anyone with an interest in frozen dessert production. World-wide production and consumption data, global regulations and, as appropriate, both SI and US units are provided, so as to ensure its relevance to the global frozen dessert industry. This edition has been completely revised from the previous edition, updating technical information on ingredients and equipment and providing the latest research results. Two new chapters on ice cream structure and shelf-life have been added, and much material has been rearranged to improve its presentation. Outstanding in its breadth, depth and coherence, Ice Cream, 7th Edition continues its long tradition as the definitive and authoritative resource for ice cream and frozen dessert producers.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
1: The Ice Cream Industry.
2: Composition and Formulations.
3: Mix Ingredients.
4: Flavoring and Coloring Materials.
5: Mix Processing and Properties.
6: Calculation of Ice Cream Mixes.
7: Freezing and Refrigeration.
8: Soft-Frozen Dairy Desserts.
9: Novelty Products and Ice Cream Cakes.
10: Packaging, Hardening, and Shipping.
11: Ice Cream Structure.
12: Shelf Life.
13: Cleaning and Sanitizing for Microbiological Quality and Safety.
14: Analyzing Frozen Desserts.
15: Formulations for Specialty Products.