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- Vázquez-Carrillo, María Gricelda; Santiago-Ramos, David; Figueroa-Cárdenas, Juan de Dios
- Journal of cereal science 2019 v.86 pp. 69-76
- popcorn, etc ; air; alpha-zein; breeding programs; bubbles; cooking; crystal structure; endosperm; extinction; germplasm; hybrids; landraces; pedicel; pericarp; physicochemical properties; popping; popping quality; seeds; starch granules; Show all 19 Subjects
- ... Chapalote is a Mexican ancient maize landrace with popping characteristics that have not been studied. This work aimed to study the kernel physicochemical properties and their relationship with popping properties of 10 Chapalote accessions. Two popping methods, cooking pan and hot-air popping, were tested. A commercial popcorn sample was used for comparison purposes. Hot-air popping led to higher ...