|국가/구분||United States(US) Patent 등록|
|미국특허분류(USC)||99/348 ; 99/353 ; 99/483 ; 99/494|
|발명자 / 주소|
|출원인 / 주소|
|인용정보||피인용 횟수 : 43 인용 특허 : 2|
A method and apparatus for incorporating one or more additives throughout an expanded food product. An expandable mixture of moistened farinaceous and/or proteinaceous materials is extruded at elevated temperatures and pressures through the die orifice of an expander-cooker into the cylindrical bore of a tubular extrusion die which is secured to the external face of the extruder die plate. The cylindrical bore of the tubular die has the same cross-sectional area and shaped as the die orifice of the extruder, so that as the mixture passes longitudinally t...
An apparatus for producing an expanded food product having an additive incorporated therein, which comprises an extruder-cooker provided with a die plate having a die orifice therein through which an expandable food material is extruded, a tubular extrusion die mounted on said die plate, said tubular extrusion die comprising a tubular member having a cylindrical bore positioned over said die orifice with the die orifice and the cylindrical bore having substantially the same internal diameter and cross-sectional shape, and said cylindrical bore being axia...