Patent Number: 6,251,449

Title: Cellulose-hydrate-based food casings impregnated with liquid smoke and process for producing

Abstract: A cellulose-hydrate-based food casing impregnated on its inside with liquid smoke which has a pH of about 2 to less than 4 and additionally contains a viscosity-increasing compound, an emulsifier and a triglyceride or lecithin.

Inventors: Hammer; Klaus-Dieter (Mainz, DE), Mans; Leo (Mainz, DE)

Assignee: Hoechst Aktiengesellschaft

International Classification: A22C 13/00 (20060101); A22C 013/00 (); A23L 001/317 ()

Expiration Date: 06/26/2018