The Co-Development Company
Contents Page 4-5
Co-Development Support Page 6-7
Prep High Performance Oils Page 8-9
Prep Premium Speciality Oils and Vinegars Page 10-11
Lion Condiments, Dressings, Sauces and Mayonnaise Page 12-13
Whirl Butter Alternative Page 14-15
Also from AAK Page 16-17
The Co-Development Company
Trusted by chefs to make the difference
AAK Foodservice produces over 300 different frying oils, speciality oils, condiments, sauces, dressings and ingredients for the commercial caterer. Our customers range from Michelin starred chefs to global fast food chains. We produce delicious and effective off-the-shelf products, as well as tailored solutions for individual applications. We are part of AAK AB, a global food business headquartered in Sweden. With over 140 years’ experience of oils and fats, 20 production facilities, sales offices in 25 countries and 3,400 employees, AAK has the skills and resources to help your food business succeed. Our vision is to become ‘the first choice for value adding vegetable oil solutions’.
Co-Development Support We work closely with our customers to develop value adding solutions. Often working in exclusive partnerships, we use our resources and expertise to develop bespoke ingredients and finished products to meet your individual needs. Our priority is to exceed our customers’ expectations. We do this by gaining a full understanding of your business, then working closely with you to develop tailor-made solutions to help you meet a specific requirement. We can help with analysing both market and sector trends, and food and flavour trends, in order to support new product development. Our expert team can also offer assistance to help you create new menus – catering for current and future food and flavour trends, healthy eating requirements and special nutritional needs such as gluten-free diets. From competitor reviews and customer research to cooking sessions and innovation days, we provide co-development support across the entire foodservice sector. We also design innovative packaging concepts and can help your sales and marketing teams with new ideas and sales expansion plans. Whether you have an issue with a product or application, or you are looking for inspiration to update your menu and grow your business – we can help take you to the next level.
Longer lasting frying oils Prep high performance frying oils can produce great tasting food, for longer. They can last between one and three times longer than standard frying oils â€“ saving you time and money, and reducing waste.
Our first-choice product range includes four key Prep frying oils to choose from. Covering light, medium, heavy and super heavy duty frying applications, we can provide the perfect oil for your operation. We also have a range of special blends to meet different customer frying requirements; our range offers you the right frying oil for your frying needs. We don’t just supply great frying oils – our Prep frying solutions extend much further. We’re passionate about helping our customers get the best out of our range in terms of oil spend, excellent food quality, good oil management and safety. The key to getting the most out of our long-life oil is to look after it properly. We’re committed to helping you do this, so you can cut costs and increase food quality. We will help you to achieve the maximum return on your investment in Prep oils by helping you to devise and roll out effective oil management procedures. Our support can include: • Devising oil management protocols, tailored to meet your needs • Oil management training and tools to carry this out • Oil management training materials • Help and advice on all things relating to frying and frying oils Get in touch to see how we could work together to help you to get the most out of your Prep oil.
VERSATILE, CONVENIENT AND FULL OF FLAVOUR Create a new world of flavour with our Prep Premium range of speciality oils and vinegars. Prep Premium products have been designed to offer chefs a quick and flavour-rich solution that gives you the chance to diversify your menu and offer customers a taste of something different. Prep Premium will offer an authentic influence to any menu, giving full flavour with little effort, resulting in a great meal, time and time again. They can be used in a multitude of applications; from stir-frying and marinating, to dressings, drizzlers and dips.
Our range includes: • FlavourHouse: The new and innovative FlavourHouse collection includes 4 oils created using exotic spices, premium ingredients and natural flavours. The range includes SmokeHouse, a natural oak-smoked rapeseed oil combined with sunflower oil; Hot CurryHouse, combining traditional spices for an authentic taste of India; FireHouse, a real punch of Sriracha chilli heat with garlic; and Oriental Flame, a rich, dark and spicy blend of toasted sesame and chilli. • Infused Oils: High quality olive and sunflower oils blended together with herb infused olive oil, using fresh ingredients including basil, garlic, chilli and lemon. Our infused oils are created using a unique infusion process in order to retain the natural flavours of the chosen herbs and fruits. • Classic Cooking Oils: Rapeseed and Sunflower, classic kitchen staples. These versatile oils can be heated to high temperatures, which makes them perfect for stir-frying, shallow frying and griddling. With a mild and light flavour, both are an ideal base for salad dressings. • Vinegars: From the classic Balsamic Vinegar to a Balsamic Glaze and White Condiment originating from the traditional region of Modena, Italy, this is the perfect range of vinegars for dipping oils, salad dressings and marinades. • Nut & Seed Oils: Flavour-packed nut and seed oils, including Walnut oil, a rich nutty oil that enhances salads, marinades and dressings; and Grapeseed oil, a light and delicate oil that adds a delicious crispness to dishes. Our Toasted Sesame, Stir-Fry and Roasted Peanut oils can be heated to high temperatures, making them ideal for stir-frying, shallow frying and griddling authentically, and give dishes a wonderful flavour and aroma. By choosing our Prep Premium range, you can rest assured knowing they are additive-free and bursting with natural ingredients to create a real world of flavour.
ALL YOU NEED TO CREATE FANTASTIC DISHES Lion condiments, dressings, sauces and mayonnaise have been trusted by chefs for years. From traditional tastes and classic recipes, to new trends from around the globe, you can depend on Lion to provide great choice, quality and flavour to help you create a wide variety of dishes.
Our classic BBQ sauces are vital products for every menu. From the rich and flavoursome American Smokey BBQ Sauce, to the sweet and tasty Sticky BBQ Sauce or our Hickory BBQ Sauce, these sauces really maximise the BBQ trend. If you’re looking for something with a kick, our Hot Sauces really do deliver, from the classic Thai Sweet Chilli to the must-have Piri Piri Hot Sauce and Very Hot Chilli Sauce. Key in every professional kitchen are our essential Mustards and Condiments which complement traditional British dishes and can also be used as recipe ingredients. All are bursting with mouthwatering flavours and are an appetising addition to your dishes, with everything from English and Coarsegrain Mustard to Mint and Horseradish Sauce. Lion’s wonderfully creamy Mayonnaises simply taste great, and our Salad Cream brings a unique tangy taste to your sandwiches and salads. From the classics like French and Caesar Dressing to the more creative such as Cajun & Tomato and Ranch Dressings, we have everything you need to dress salads and sandwiches as well as using as topping for burgers or sauces to dip. Our traditional Tomato Ketchup and Brown Sauces are so versatile they can be used as a dip or accompaniment and as a cooking ingredient, too. We use only the finest ingredients and never compromise on quality or taste, so whether you’re looking for side-of-plate condiments, burger and sandwich sauces, salad dressings or cooking sauces, Lion truly has it all. For the full range of Lion condiments, dressings, sauces and mayonnaise visit our website!
ORIGINAL WHIRL BUTTER FLAVOURED VEGETABLE OIL
NO ADDED SALT WHIRL BUTTER FLAVOURED VEGETABLE OIL
It cooks like butter but better! Whirl is a convenient, healthy, inexpensive alternative to butter and is the UK’s most popular butter alternative. It’s designed to provide a rich buttery flavour, with none of the hassle associated with butter or margarine. Whirl cooks like butter but better! Shallow Fry
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Versatile and convenient, Whirl is a butter-flavoured vegetable oil that can be used as a delicious substitute for butter or margarine in all kinds of cooking – from shallow frying, glazing and roasting, to a recipe ingredient. Developed especially for foodservice, Whirl is so convenient; it’s pourable, cooks better than butter and won’t spit or scorch at high temperatures. You don’t need to refrigerate Whirl, and it will last for up to 12 months on the shelf. Whirl is more cost effective than butter and provides that much sought-after buttery taste you don’t get with margarines. You can also use less Whirl than butter or margarine, about 75%, so it’s also significantly cheaper than using the real thing. Whirl is healthier than butter, it has twice as many monounsaturates and five times more polyunsaturates compared to butter, and has 65% less saturated fat and 90% less trans fats. Original Whirl is the perfect partner for any dish. Use it to roast, grill, shallow fry, as a recipe or sauce ingredient or simply to glaze a finished meal. The possibilities are endless… No Added Salt Whirl is a simple, effective, great way to monitor salt levels in cooking or use for desserts such as griddling waffles and crêpes; it has all the great benefits of original Whirl without the added salt. Why don’t you give your dishes a Whirl?
HOT DOGS Made from the finest cuts of smoked pork and a tasty combination of herbs and spices, Uncle Johnâ€™s Signature Hot Dogs are traditionally cooked in a Beechwood smoker to bring out the great Bockwurst taste. Available in a range of sizes ideal for everything from snacks to gastro meals, Uncle Johnâ€™s got it covered! www.unclejohnshotdogs.co.uk
Created for the fast food market, Season Valley sauces and accompaniments offer a wide variety of flavours and great value for money. From takeaways to mobile caterers, Season Valleyâ€™s 1L range of nine different flavours is perfect for the fast food operators, providing them with affordable choices when it comes to adding flavours to their counter-top offer. Whether itâ€™s the all-time favourite tomato sauce to pour over chips or a more fiery chilli sauce to spice up a wrap or kebab, the Season Valley sauce selection will give that all-important added flavour to a whole variety of meals to excite any taste buds.
Our range of traditional olive and extra virgin olive oil is produced from the finest varieties of Spanish olives. Produced in Spain with only the best pressed olives, Fontoliva brings that high quality, authentic olive oil to your kitchen.
Sustainability As the world’s leading supplier of speciality vegetable oils and fats, we’re keenly aware of our responsibility to source, handle, produce and deliver our products in the most efficient and sustainable manner. It’s essential for both us and our customers that our oils are responsibly sourced, particularly palm oil, meaning that our products containing palm oil are being made from raw materials which have been produced with care for people, animals and the environment. RSPO membership no.: BMT-RSPO-000022
As a leading importer and processor of palm oil, weâ€™ve been actively involved in the campaign for sustainable palm oil from the outset. We became a founder member of the Roundtable on Sustainable Palm Oil (RSPO) in 2004. Since then, weâ€™ve worked tirelessly with our global partners to promote sustainable, social and environmental practices in palm oil production. Our efforts in increasing our sustainable credentials mean we now offer RSPO certified sustainable palm oil across our full range of products. If you wish to make a claim about your use of certified sustainable palm oil, we can offer expert advice on how to do this.
Trusted by chefs to make the difference
Trusted by chefs to make the difference
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