Effect of Carrageenan Edible Film with Oleoresin of Mentha piperita (Mint) on Quality of Buffalo Meat SteaksN. Manjunath, Renuka Nayar, Shelcy S Akkara, Magna Thomas, Kavitha Rajagopal, C. Sunanda.
A study was conducted to evaluate the effect of carrageenan edible film with Mentha piperita (mint) oleoresin on quality of buffalo longissimus dorsi steaks. C -Control steaks without edible film, T1- Steaks with carrageenan film, T2 -Steaks with carrageenan film incorporated with 1.5% mint oleoresin were the samples. The samples were aerobically packed and stored in refrigerator (4±1°C) and evaluated on days 0, 3, 6 and 9 and 12th day. Cooking and drip losses and pH were significantly (p
Key words: Buffalo Meat Steaks, Mint Oleoresin, Carrageenan Film, Shelf Life, Refrigerated Storage