Birch Juice in Belarus.Borisov Cannery, the producers of fruit juices and concentrates as well as canned fruit and vegetables, have launched Birch Juice in one litre LITRE. A French measure of capacity. It is of the size of a decimetre, or one-tenth part of a cubic metre. It is equal to 61.028 cubic inches. Vide Measure. Tetra Brik Aseptic aseptic /asep·tic/ (-tik) free from infection or septic material.
Of, relating to, or characterized by asepsis. cartons.
Birch Juice is made from birch-tree sap and is a traditional beverage in Belarus. The perishable sap is extracted from a cut in the trunk of the tree and is only harvested during a very short, one to two week season in the spring. Normally it is stored in 1 to 3 litre glass jars.
The high speed of the Tetra Brik Aseptic (TBA TBA
See: To be announced ) packaging line, as compared to a glass jar line, makes it possible to package large quantities of this perishable product in a very short time. The sap is blended with sugar and citric acid citric acid or 2-hydroxy-1,2,3-propanetricarboxylic acid, HO2CCH2C(OH)(CO2H)CH2CO2 immediately after harvesting and, in the case of the new TBA product, pasteurised Adj. 1. pasteurised - having been subjected to pasteurization in order to halt fermentation
pasteurized and packed. Borisov Cannery offers two variants in TBA packages, including one blended with apple juice. It is an alternative to both juice and water in a more 'modern looking' package with a high degree of convenience.