cooking, tenderizing is a process to break down collagens in meatto make it more palatable for consumption.
There are three basic forms:
*Mechanical tenderization, such as pounding.
*The tenderization that occurs through cooking, such as
*Tenderizers in the form of naturally occurring
enzymes, which can be added to food before cooking.
**Examples of enzymes used for tenderizing :
papainfrom papayaand bromelainfrom pineapple.
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