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Beverage and Beverage Ingredient Analysis

Salamon & Seaber have wide experience in the analysis of Beverage and Beverage Ingredients. Some of the beverages typically analysed here are:

  • Alcoholic Beverages: Beer, Cider, Spirits, Wine, Fortified Wines, Liquors, Branded Alcoholic Beverages, etc
  • Drinking Chocolate (Powdered, granular and Ready to Drink)
  • Natural Fruit Juices, e.g. Orange, Apple,Pineapple Juices (Concentrated and Ready to Drink)
  • Soft Drinks: Fruit Based Squash, Cordial, Iced Tea, Carbonated Beverages: Cola, Lemonade, Ginger Beer, Branded Beverages, etc
  • Milk and Milk Based Drinks (UHT, Pasteurised, Flavoured, etc), Milk Shake Powder, Drinking Yogurt, etc
  • Hot Drinks: Tea, Coffee (Ground & Instant), etc.
  • Drinking Water (Still, Carbonated, Flavoured, etc)
  • Soups

Analysis of beverage ingredients is carried out on the major and minor constituents of all types of beverages.

  • Fruit Concentrate (Apple, Orange, etc)
  • Black Tea / Green Tea (Leaves and ready to drink)
  • Herbal Teas
  • Cocoa Beans / Cocoa Powder
  • Coffee (Beans, Ground, Extracted)
  • Malting Barley & Other Cereals
  • Other grain based drinks: e.g. Sanka

Typical parameters analysed will obviously depend on the type of product, but include:

  • Nutritional Analysis
  • Acidity
  • Alcohol Content
  • Brix
  • Caffeine in Coffee Products
  • Dry Matter / Dry Substance
  • FFA by ICA Method 42
  • Net Weight / Net Volume
  • Heavy Metals:
    • Arsenic (As)
    • Cadmium (Cd)
    • Lead (Pb)
    • Mercury (Hg)
  • Sulphur dioxide (SO2)
  • Theobromine in Cocoa Products

For details of our analysis of Food and Beverage ingredients please refer to our Food & Beverage Ingredient Analysis page.

Coffee Alcoholic Beverages

For further information please contact Mr Roberto Campana (E-Mail:, consult our Arabic, French, Polish, or German speaking contacts, or use our quotation form.
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