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Maize snacks enriched with dietary fibre and carotenoids extruded from carrot meal (Daucus carota)

Delahaye, E.P. de; Vasquez, H.; Herrera, I.; Garrido, R.

Revista de la Facultad de Agronomia, Universidad Central de Venezuela 23(2): 235-248


Accession: 003194556

On the purpose of enriching a corn cheese snack, with fibre and carotenoids from carrots (Daucus carota), the processes of elaboration of carrot flour and extrusion were studied. Snacks with 5, 10 and 15% of carrot flour were chemical evaluated and an increase of dietetic fibre and carotene was observed.

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