December 30, 2011 (Melville, NY) — For 2012, Comax Flavors has developed enticing new flavor sensations and unique combinations from around the world, based on Culinary Trend Exchange™ data gathered from food visionaries throughout 2011.
These one-of-a-kind melds bring pizzazz to the world of flavors, introducing the tongue-tickling mingling of exotic flavors, fruits and spices, infused with seductive notes reminiscent of faraway lands.
Comax Flavors 2012 flavor unveiling delivers the “wow” factor to taste, introducing surprising and delectable combinations. These flavors are categorized into four much-anticipated trends: Ethnic Fusion, Pickled Paradise, Wine Whimsy and Regional Reverie.
Ethnic Fusion unites unexpected flavors, bringing to mind distant places with signature taste sensations. Ethnic Fusion includes flavors to savor, such as:
- Jasmine Coconut
- Curry Mole
- Asian Taco
- Fiery Mango Pineapple Chutney
These uncommon pairings are certain to tempt the taste buds and ignite a desire to discover diverse destinations.
The Pickled Paradise category introduces another new flavor experience, bringing to light the Asian method for releasing unique tastes through ageless local methods. These inspired flavors include:
- Pickled Mango
- Pickled Jalapeno
- Pickled Watermelon
- Pickled Ginger with Wasabi
Unusual and carefully crafted, these are certain to be relished by flavor enthusiasts seeking a delicious yet out-of-the ordinary taste sensation.
For a fanciful infusion of the taste of distinctive wines, Wine Whimsy captures a hint of the essence of the vine from regional locales. These subtle influences are imparted into intriguing new Comax flavors such as:
- Japanese Plum Wine
- Italian Muscato Wine
- Sauvignon Blanc Wine
- Spanish Madeira Wine
Consumers will savor each enchanting flavor as they are mentally transported to countryside vineyards where wine is carefully coaxed from the finest grapes.
Within the Regional Reverie category are flavors inspired by notably memorable regions of the world, from France and Italy to Asia. These wonderful flavors elicit fond reflection of places and experiences:
- Herbs of Provence
- Lemon Parsley
- Thai Basil or Garlic Basil
- Ginger Rosemary
Tastes such as these resonate with the captivating flavors of culinary delights found in some of the most unforgettable regions on Earth.
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