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Last Activity:10-07-2013 2:45 PM
Posted in thread: Rio vs LorAnn on 10-08-2013 at 05:00 PM
Here is an email straight from LorAnn, saying point blank -- twice -- that there is NO OIL
whatsoever in this product, and that the xanthan gum is used strictly as a THICKENING AGENT,
not an emulsifie...
Posted in thread: Rio vs LorAnn on 10-08-2013 at 04:26 PM
So you "guarantee" that they must contain oils, huh?I wrote to LorAnn again, asking them to
clarify. Here is their response:You are very much correct! There are no oils in our flavor
fountains. They c...
Posted in thread: Rio vs LorAnn on 10-07-2013 at 08:45 PM
Xanthan gum is not an emulsifier, strictly speaking. Typically it is used as a thickening agent
or a stabilizer. So its presence in the fountain flavors is not ipso facto proof that oils are
Posted in thread: Rio vs LorAnn on 10-07-2013 at 04:34 PM
Well, LorAnn responded quickly to my email, though I don't think they really answered the
question. My email:Do the "Flavor Fountain" flavors contain any oils? Or are they completely
water soluble? Fo...
Posted in thread: Rio vs LorAnn on 10-07-2013 at 07:07 AM
Well I emailed them asking about this tonight, so we'll get an answer soon enough.
Posted in thread: Rio vs LorAnn on 10-07-2013 at 06:37 AM
These flavors are a special, separate line that was developed to use with beverages and ice
cream. Here is a list of ingredients: suppose one of us could call or email them to get a
Posted in thread: Rio vs LorAnn on 10-07-2013 at 06:14 AM
Going by the list of ingredients provided by Netrition, the LorAnn Fountain Flavors do not
contain any oils.
Posted in thread: Rio vs LorAnn on 10-07-2013 at 05:35 AM
LorAnn does make a line of flavors especially designed for beverages and ice cream, called
LorAnn Fountain Flavors. You can get the best price from Netrition: if you buy straight from
the LorAnn webs...
Posted in thread: Cinco De Mayo soda??? on 04-28-2013 at 10:14 PM
Here's another vote for Tamarind. I live in the Southwest and Tamarind-flavored soda is popular
around here. Never tried it myself though.You can get Tamarind flavor concentrates from some of
Posted in thread: Better syrup attempts for sodastream on 04-07-2013 at 06:18 PM
To daft -- again, I don't know where you live but if you live in Hawaii and you like the idea
of using shaved ice flavors for soda, you're in luck. Apparently there are quite a lot of
shaved ice suppl...