“DMS, like boiled sweetcorn or tomato sauce”
Certified soft drinks flavour standard used to train professional soft drink tasters to recognize and scale the intensity of DMS character.
Dimethyl sulphide contaminates soft drinks through use of insufficiently-purified carbon dioxide for carbonation. It can also arise through bacterial spoilage of ingredients. It imparts a sulphury odour, reminscent of sweetcorn or tomato sauce.
Food grade | free from sensory impurities | extensively tested | safe to smell and taste.