What is Sodium Benzoate?
Ingredi on May 1st 2019

Sodium benzoate is the sodium salt of benzoic acid and is widely used as a food preservative, parti…
Beer & wine
​Brewery Spotlight: Neshaminy Creek Brewing, Croydon, PA
Ingredi on Nov 5th 2018

Located outside of Philadelphia, PA, Neshaminy Creek Brewing has two locations—their Brewery in Cro…
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What is the Independent Craft Brewer Seal?
Ingredi on Oct 11th 2018

Craft beer has been all the rage as of late, and—if you ask me—rightfully so. Craft brewers are doi…
Craft Brewer Seal
What is Oktoberfest Beer?
Ingredi on Oct 1st 2018

You don’t need to be German to enjoy Oktoberfest—or a good Oktoberfest beer, for that matter. T…
Oktoberfest
What additives are used in wine?
Ingredi on Aug 28th 2018

In the past, there’s been some controversy around the additives used in wine, mainly due to a few w…
wine
What does lactic acid do?
Ingredi on Aug 10th 2018

Lactic acid is a compound that is produced naturally as well as synthetically. It forms naturally i…
lactic acid
What makes wine acidic?
Ingredi on Jul 11th 2018

That fresh, tart, or sour taste you get when you sip some wine is because of acidity. Acids a…
Ingredients
These 4 Additives Can Make Your Beer Better
Ingredi on Jul 2nd 2018

If you’ve ever wondered what additives are used in beer, you’re in for a treat. Here at Ingredi, we…
beer
Potassium Sorbate vs Campden Tablets in Wine Making
Ingredi on Jun 4th 2018

One of the most important parts of winemaking is keeping fermentation, yeast, and bacteria in check…
potassium sorbate