IFT First 2022: A Recap

IFT First 2022: A Recap

After two years of virtual participation, Givaudan returned in person to IFT First 2022 – and what an experience! Shaking hands, sampling innovative products, and swapping physical business cards made us feel like it was 2019 again. All kidding aside, this...
Watermelon Crawl

Watermelon Crawl

If you know anything about me, you’ll know that I grew up in a one-story, red brick ranch home in a little town called Sunman, Indiana. We had no stoplights, but we did have the essentials… an IGA (a small grocery store + gas station for those of you who may not...
7 Characteristics of Authentic Cajun Cuisine

7 Characteristics of Authentic Cajun Cuisine

The word “Cajun” has proven its appeal on menus and retail packaging for quite some time now and is perhaps more widely used now than ever before.  But most, I find, lack authenticity in their flavor profiles. Having depended upon poor representations of “Cajun”...