MANUFACTURING METHOD OF TOMATO LYCOPENE MATERIAL OF HIGH CONTENT BY MIXING TOMATO AND OLIVE OIL, HEATING IT, COOLING IT, DRYING IT, AND PULVERIZING IT

Fecha de publicación: 18/02/2009
Fuente: Wipo tomato
PURPOSE: A method for preparing the tomato lycopene material of high content is provided to maximize the availability ratio of the lycopene contained in a tomato. CONSTITUTION: A method for preparing the tomato lycopene material of high content comprises the steps of cutting the washed tomato, mixing the cut tomato with an olive oil, and heating the mixture; cooling the heated tomato and removing moisture completely; and pulverizing the dried tomato to prepare a powder. Preferably the drying process is performed with the hot wind of 80-90 deg.C for 1-2 hours, and with the hot wind 50-60 80-90 deg.C for 6-7 hours. ©KIPO 2009