Sapphire Flavors & Fragrances works to create extracts that not only add flavor to products, but also serve a separate function. These particular flavor options have vitamins and minerals added to them to increase the health value. Many beverages now include functional flavoring ingredients in a variety of popular flavors. Depending on the functional ingredient, different flavors will be used.
Citrus and astringent berry flavors are commonly used with antioxidants because they blend well with the natural acidity of vitamin C and other common antioxidants. These strong citric flavors are often paired with less acidic fruit to create a milder citrusy taste, so you will be able to find a functional and flavorful item to suit your tastebuds.
For children, commonly used flavors include strawberry-banana and strawberry-kiwi because of their mild fruity taste. These are sweet and sour flavor profiles that children will be sure to love. Tropical flavors are also very popular with children.