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Formulation and Proximate Composition of Chips Produced from Ackee Aril-Wheat Flour Composites

Abstract

Ackee aril (Blighiasapida) is an underutilized, multipurpose fruit tree species native to West Africa. The fleshy arils of the ripened fruits are edible while the seeds and capsules of the fruits are used for soap making. The utilization of this fruit will contribute tremendously to reducing, if not eliminating the food insecurity in West Africa. The aim of the present study was to assess the potential of ackee aril as a partial replacement to traditional wheat in baked products.

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