Please use this identifier to cite or link to this item:
DC FieldValueLanguage
dc.contributor.authorOnipe, Oluwatoyin Oladayoen_US
dc.contributor.authorBeswa, Danisoen_US
dc.contributor.authorJideani, Victoria Aen_US
dc.contributor.authorJideani, Afam Israel Obiefunaen_US
dc.identifier.citationOnipe, O. O., Beswa, D., Jideani, V. A. et al. 2019. Development of a low-fat, highfibre snack: effect of bran particle sizes and processing conditions. Heliyon, 5: e01364. [ e01364]en_US
dc.description.abstractThe influence of fine and medium wheat bran (WB) particle sizes on process and quality parameters of a cereal fried dough (magwinya) was investigated. Magwinya is a snack that resembles, but different from doughnut and it is commonly consumed in most Sub-Saharan African countries. The effect of WB, fermentation and frying time was investigated on weight, diameter, volume, colour, hardness, fat, ash, and moisture, contents of magwinya. Further investigation on mineral and fibre contents as well as the consumer acceptance of optimised samples was also carried out. Predictive models were generated from responses with all lack of fit values >0.1, R2 values 0.99 and desirability function of 0.82 and 0.78 for fine and medium WB, respectively. Close agreement between experimental and predicted values for fat and ash was found. The linear, quadratic and interaction effects of process variables significantly (p < 0.05) increased ash, hardness, lightness and moisture and reduced volume and fat content of magwinya. incorporation of 15 g WB, dough fermentation time of 71.66 min (fine WB) and 76.43 min (medium WB) and 3 min frying time significantly (p < 0.05) reduced fat content of magwinya by 44.96% and 22.92%, respectively, and increased ash by 50.41% and 54.20%, respectively. Fine WB resulted in the least fat content while medium WB increased the ash and minerals.en_US
dc.subjectFood scienceen_US
dc.subjectFood technologyen_US
dc.titleDevelopment of a low-fat, highfibre snack: effect of bran particle sizes and processing conditionsen_US
dc.identifier.doi e01364-
Appears in Collections:Appsc - Journal Articles (DHET subsidised)
Files in This Item:
File Description SizeFormat 
Development of a low-fat, highfibre snack.pdfArticle2.61 MBAdobe PDFView/Open
Show simple item record

Google ScholarTM



Items in Digital Knowledge are protected by copyright, with all rights reserved, unless otherwise indicated.