Various colorful snacks

Color your savory season mixes or slurries with our coloring foodstuff solutions

How to address your clean label challenges!


Today, ingredients transparency is a fundamental component of communication of the brands as they are looking to establish trust with their consumers. As a consequence, the clean label trend is not anymore niche, but it has become main stream as mentioned by Jerome Raudin; Senior Global Marketing Manager at Chr. Hansen. At the same time, consumers are looking for healthier indulgences but also for more adventurous flavors for their snacks and manufacturers have to overcome those different challenges.

Chr. Hansen solutions

Chr. Hansen has developed a new range of oil soluble coloring foodstuffs to complete the already existing impressive range of colors from natural sources. The new products are based on vegetables and plants extracts and are fully compliant with the European Union guidance notes on the classification of food extracts with coloring properties. We have targeted our development to ensure high performance in the fat application, cost efficiency and to provide a full range of shades to match the flavor profile of the product.


  • Labeling free of E numbers
  • Excellent plating of dry seasoning mixes 
  • Easy dispersible into seasoned oil-slurry 
  • Easy to blend into additional shades
  • Minimal settling of the bulk product
  • Ambient storage with long shelf life
  • Neutral flavor

Our coloring foodstuff oil soluble range for seasonings and snacks includes products in these shades: pink, warm pink, blue, brown and yellow. They can be blended further to achieve shades like green, orange and red...

In addition, we have also updated our range of oil soluble natural colors with non-Cu chlorophyll green.

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