Development of Low-fat Meat Processing Technology Using Interactions between Meat Proteins and Hydrocolloids- I Optimization of Interactions between Meat Proteins and Hydrocolloids by Model Study

식육단백질과 친수성 콜로이드의 상호결합 특성을 이용한 저지방 육제품 제조기술 개발 - I 모델연구를 이용한 상호반응의 최적화

  • 진구복 (전남대학교 동물자원학부 및 농업과학 기술연구소) ;
  • 정보경 (전남대학교 동물자원학부 및 농업과학 기술연구소)
  • Published : 2002.06.01


Interactions between meat proteins and hydrocolloids in a model system may play an important role for the improvement of textural properties in low-fat sausage mixtures. The objective of this study was to determine gel properties as affected by the type and level of hydrocolloid, various pH values of meat protein-hydrocolloid mixture before cooking, and internal cooking temperatures. The desirable heat-induced gels (HIGs) were formed at least pH values above 6.0. The addition of konjac flour (KF), kappa-carrageenan (CN) and locust bean gum (LBG) to extracted salt soluble proteins (2%) improved the gel strength with increased levels (0.5∼1.5%) and HIGs containing CN had the highest (p<0.05) gel strength. The increase of cooking temperature increased gel strength, depending on pH and type of hydrocolloid. However, the minimun internal cooking temperature to make viscoelastic HIGs was 70$^{\circ}C$. These results indicated that desirable HIGs were manufactured with each hydrocolloid concentration of 1% and minimum cooking temperature of 70$^{\circ}C$ with pH values higher than 6.0.


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