Fermented Alcoholic Beverages from Purple Sweet Potato

1st Edition

Sandeep Kumar Panda

CRC Press
February 26, 2019 Forthcoming
Reference - 250 Pages - 5 Color & 55 B/W Illustrations
ISBN 9780367174958 - CAT# K413748

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Summary

Purple sweet potato (PSP) is a special type of sweet potato with high anthocyanin pigment in the root, rich in starch, sugar, minerals, vitamins and antioxidants like phenolics, β-carotene and is a highly potential substrate for alcoholic fermentation in production of red wine, herbal/medicinal sweet potato wine, and beer with a higher dietary importance. Fermented Alcoholic Beverages from Purple Sweet Potato discusses the technological interventions in preparation of the non-conventional wine and beer, step wise processing, biochemical and organoleptic quality of the finished products and health implications.