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Food lab to 'reverse engineer'?

LATrapp Feb 12, 2013 07:44 PM

Does anyone know if a way to figure out the ingredients and percentages of a certain food item? I remember hearing about people trying to figure out KFC's secret mix of spices. What I'm trying to do is be able to figure out a dry BBQ spice rub that I love and would like to be able to whip up at home.

Would love to hear any thoughts on this!

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  1. paulj RE: LATrapp Feb 12, 2013 07:54 PM


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      LATrapp RE: paulj Feb 13, 2013 02:09 PM

      paulj- Thanks for the link! Looks interesting although probably too costly to be worthwhile. Just out of curiosity I'll give them a ring and get some info.

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