Although Cluster Dextrin® is a dextrin with a high molecular weight, it has high solubility. A solution of Cluster Dextrin has the following characteristics compared to other dextrins of similar Dextrose Equivalent.
The levels of sweetness and unfavorable taste of Cluster Dextrin® are extremely low, because of its high purity and the fact that it contains few low-molecular weight substances.
Cluster Dextrin® can be dried easily, but it is hard to color it. Cluster Dextrin, an excellent spray-drying aid, can be used for powdering various substances. It has many applications for powdering extracts of fruits, vegetables, herbs, and other substances that easily absorb humidity.