Dextrose Monohydrate

What is dextrose? Dextrose is the name of a simple sugar made from corn or wheat that’s chemically identical to glucose, or blood sugar. The D-isomer (D-glucose), also known as dextrose, occurs widely in nature, but the L-isomer (L-glucose) does not. Glucose is the human body’s key source of energy and can be obtained by […]

Sodium caseinate | One ingredient, many applications

If you’re a regular reader of the back of your products, you’ve undoubtedly spotted sodium caseinate listed on a lot of them. There are various kinds of caseinates, however sodium caseinate is typically chosen due to its high-water solubility, which allows it to combine easily with other ingredients. Functioning primarily as an emulsifier, roughly 90% […]

The season of Heartwarming Generosity and Festive Spirits

Bragan Ingredients was honoured to spread the joy of the festive season to the Liv Lanseria family children by bringing Christmas gifts, groceries and Christmas hamper while enjoying a fun-filled afternoon with the families. LIV Families is a programme that gives children, who were previously at risk, a healthy family environment. The programme offers an […]

Get togethers made perfect with food additives.

It seems fitting to call this the season of cookies, bread, and many other delectable baked goodies, what with Santa Claus visiting town and festive get-togethers packing your calendar! This year, try incorporating Sodium Stearoyl Lactylate and Datem into your recipes to improve the texture and consistency of your goodies. Your guests will be raving […]

Fat Powder – For Perfectly Textured Meals And Treats.

Processed foods are a great illustration of how science and imagination can coexist. In order to encourage creativity in the food-making process and increase food item’s shelf-life, fat powders with a variety of protein and fat contents are used. The fat powder distributed by Bragan Ingredient, as opposed to conventional fats, gives you the flexibility […]

Sustainably Sweet: The Eco-friendly Guide to Greener Food & Beverages

Did you know, there is a world where sweetness and sustainability can come together to produce something exceptional for eco-conscious desserts and beverages? The food and beverage industries are moving in a direction that allows manufacturers to create their consumer’s favourites in a way that pleases both their taste buds and our precious earth. Sweetness […]

Bragan Warehouse move

We are pleased to inform you that the Bragan Ingredients Johannesburg Warehouse will be relocating to Eastport Logistics Park. To read the formal communication, click on the link Warehouse announcement.

Bragan Company Name Change

We are glad to announce our rebrand and our company name change. To read the formal communication, click on the link Company name change announcement.

Sodium Bicarbonate

Sodium bicarbonate, E500 / E500ii, also known in every household as baking soda, and Bicarbonate of soda. Other names are sodium hydrogen carbonate, cooking soda, or bread soda. It is a chemical composite with the formula NaHCOᶟ. Sodium bicarbonate is a solid white crystalline powder that decomposes when heated or exposed to moisture, releasing carbon […]

Where to buy Garlic Powder or Granules?

Why did the blonde throw tic-tacs in her spaghetti? The recipe told her to mints her garlic.     Garlic has a very colourful and rich history with Egyptian crypts from 23200 BC, carrying the oldest visible inscriptions of its existence. The Egyptians mostly fed their slaves insipid food (different porridges) with garlic to make […]