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Barry Callebaut adds Dairy-Free Compounds to its US Plantcraft portfolio

By Anthony Myers

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Barry Callebaut's new Dairy-Free Compounds. Pic: Barry Callebaut
Barry Callebaut's new Dairy-Free Compounds. Pic: Barry Callebaut

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Barry Callebaut has launched Dairy-Free Compounds, its latest new dairy-free and plant-based solution, which will be added to its existing North American Plantcraft range.

Barry Callebaut's Plantcraft range include dairy-free chocolates, nuts, cocoa powders and cacaofruit experience ingredients, the new Dairy-Free Compound introduces a versatile solution that’s 100% plant-based and 100% dairy-free.

Made in fully segregated production facilities that do not handle dairy, the portfolio offers a range of shelf-stable compounds suitable for the bakery, confection and snack segments, and low melt chunk offerings for the ice cream market.

The full range includes:

Dark Dairy-free EZ Melt Compound – easy workability and a higher melt-point for a variety of applications including moulding, enrobing, drizzling, bottoming or even panning.

Dark Dairy-free Compound Chip/Chunk – for baked goodies such as cookies and a decadent addition to trail mixes or other snacks.

Dark Dairy-free Compound Soft Chunk – ideal for plant-based or allergen-free ice cream and frozen dairy applications.

Dark Dairy-free Compound Soft Shaped Chunks – a customisable inclusion to relay a theme or accent.

Dark Dairy-free Bulk Liquid – for large scale moulding, enrobing, drizzling, bottoming with easy workability.

To support the plant-based revolution, we’re thrilled to introduce our latest offering​,” said Laura Bergan, director Barry Callebaut Brand. “Recent successful plant-based launches met market demands with a flavour-first mentality, focusing on taste.

“At Barry Callebaut, we’ve taken the plant-based opportunity to a new level, elevating products on indulgences that happen to be plant-based. We’re excited to see the industry expand product lines and introduce new innovative creations to cater to everyone’s lifestyle choice, across different generations.”

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