State-of-the-art and innovative flavoring compositions.  Our teams of specialists combine science and passion to design flavors best adapted to the market. In close collaboration with our customers, we provide the best flavoring solutions for each project.


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This was the type of catalog Lucta used to present its customers with ice cream flavors some decades ago. Since 1949, we are always looking for new ways to find flavor art & mastery, offering solutions for ice creams perfectly positioned with an immediate and positive consumer connection.

Enjoy the seventh chapter of our #ThrowbackLucta’ series as much as we do!

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Beer has become the third-most-popular beverage in the world because it gives us reason to stop what we’re doing and converse with one another over a pint or two.

At Lucta-FFS, we contribute to this refreshing pastime with creative, custom flavors and infusions that we provide to the artists brewing our favorite IPAs, sours, lagers, Belgians, and every exquisite style in between.

Cheers to a Happy International Beer Day!

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Our Flavors Team in the USA is excited to welcome all food professionals at the @iftfoodscience Expo in Chicago from July 16 to 19.

Stop by booth #S3703 and discover our flavors for meat and savory applications, beverages & baked goods!

IFT First is where food scientists and innovators gather to discover the latest global trends and innovations, explore ingredients and technologies for the future, and collaborate on key issues impacting the global food system.

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With a pleasant aroma, an exquisite taste, and a smooth texture, chocolate has everything to delight the senses.

On World Chocolate Day, we would like to emphasize our expertise in aromas for this food. At Lucta, we deliver delightful combinations and refined flavor that brings consumers an unforgettable sensorial experience.

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Coffee professionals from over the world come together in Athens, Greece, from June 22 to June 24 for the World of Coffee trade show. This is Europe’s largest specialty coffee event, reuniting sector experts from the old continent.

World of Coffee is a festival of innovation and learning, and we are delighted to be here!

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The V Congress of the Spanish Association of Sensory Analysis Professionals (@aepa.sensorial) starts today! Sponsored by Lucta, this event will offer a forum about sensory science for knowledge exchange and collaborative debate between academia and industry.

Our Senior Savory Flavorist, Pere Tamboleo, will participate in the round table about `Sensory Sciences in the Food Industry.`

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Excellence in fruit and dairy flavorings designed for a whole range of bakery products. 

They have been specifically designed for each kind of dough and pastry, biscuit, cracker, cookie, muffin, or cake.

We are on the leading edge of flavor design for both industrial and artisanal bakery margarines, pan- or deep-frying shortenings, margarine spreads, as well as reduced and low-fat spreads.

Our dedicated coffee team collaborates with Coffee Roasters, RTD beverage manufacturers and HoReCa customers to provide successful and original flavor solutions for hot and cold coffee beverage concepts. Lucta creates flavored coffee beverage prototypes specific for formats like ground coffee, single serve coffee (capsule, pod, stick pack) and RTD coffee, amongst others. Our custom formulations guarantee the proper balance between our customer’s coffee base and the resulting brewed cup of flavored coffee.

We provide customized solutions for cooked, marinated, and dry cured meat products.

We cover the entire spectrum of products, from injected whole muscle to “chunked and formed” cooked ham; from emulsion-type to coarse ground sausages.

For each application we have expertise in optimizing balanced combinations of meaty, spicy, herbal, and smoky notes for pork, beef, and poultry products.

We excel at masking off-flavors, such as those derived from functional ingredients associated with cost-effective recipes, from oxidation processes, or from salt and fat reduction, to name a few.

Our innovative approach is based on traditional culinary science, meat gastronomy, and cutting-edge volatile analysis. It allows us to design the most natural and successful profiles for each customer. 

We collaborate with our customers in the development of alternatives to animal-based proteins. We design innovative compositions to make these products as delicious as the traditional ones.

Lucta’s global, multidisciplinary team of flavorists, food scientists and culinary experts develops tailor-made aromatic solutions to satisfy each consumer group’s expectations and demands from these challenging products.

The latest flavoring profiles for application in dairy based or dairy related products: imitation dairy products, set, stirred or drinkable yogurts, every type of fermented milk, acidified milk beverages, and milkshakes. 

Efficient masking technology for off-flavors in products such as functional milks, plant-based beverages, and dairy alternatives.

Natural juicy or zesty fruit profiles for a fully satisfying flavor experience in fruit based dairy beverages.

Extensive collection of flavorings for gelatin desserts and their vegan alternatives; they cover a whole range of profiles, from traditional red fruits to bolder, more refreshing or exotic ones.

Our combination of excellence in dairy and fruit flavors along with expertise in application and state of the art processing pilot plant equipment, enables us to offer the optimal solution to every challenge faced by the dairy industry.

Expert manufacturers of expansive and long lasting flavors, with excellent plastifying behavior, for bubble-, chewing-, and coated pellet- gums, in both sugar and sugar-free versions. 

Design of flavors for jelly beans, gummies, and extruded licorice in every possible recipe: gelatin, pectin, agar-agar, and starch based formula.

Experience in deposited, stamped hard candies, and soft chews.

In-house application. Ability to design mock-ups and creative concepts such as coextrusion, fillings for chewing gums, etc.

Flavoring solutions designed by our expert flavorists for potato or tortilla chips, pellets, extruded snacks, crackers, croutons, or microwave popcorn. 

From meaty to dairy, seafood, or vegetable profiles, our flavoring solutions are inspired by traditional cuisines of the world, without ignoring other more daring nuances, for a unique and delightful sensory experience.

We create flavors for nutritional and sports supplements in liquid and powder applications according to our customer’s needs. We are experts in animal and plant protein masking technology for protein-based supplements such as shakes or functional gummies, offering attractive aromatic profiles that enhance the flavor.

The combination of flavor creativity with our fully-equipped pilot plant, for replicating industrial conditions, empowers us to carefully and reliably design flavoring solutions for each beverage, be it carbonated or still soft drinks, beers, hard sodas, or liquors. 

To improve palatability, Lucta develops flavors specifically designed for pharmaceuticals, nutraceuticals, and oral and lip care. 

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