Nutritional Content for Bickford’s All-Natural Flavors & Extracts

If you’re a maker or manufacturer using Bickford Flavors in your applications, this page will help you understand our flavors’ nutritional value and caloric content for your nutrition labeling.

Should you have any additional questions about our flavors for your specific labeling needs, please don’t hesitate to contact us.

If you make keto or vegan products, be sure to read (below) how our vegan and keto flavors can amplify vegan & keto ingredients.


Bickford Flavors’ Nutritional Profiles for Your Nutrition Facts Panel, in Accordance with the Nutritional Labeling and Education Act (NLEA)

Flavoring extracts, essential oils, colors, spices and other aromatic chemical compounds by definition are exempt as per the rules for compliance as published in the Federal Register on January 6, 1993, (Volume 58, No. 3).

The strength and usage of such materials in finished food products, as determined under normal usage, falls under the published guidelines to be regarded as zero (0).

Total Calories: Less than 5 cal.
Total Fat: Less than 0.5 mg
Cholesterol: Less than 2 mg
Carbohydrate: Less than 1 g
Protein: Less than 1 g


The flavor extracts have either no nutritional value or a level of no nutritional significance in respect to vitamins, minerals or fiber content.

Fat content: 0.00
Carbohydrates in the form of sugar: 0.00

  • Each product has some caloric content derived from ingredients used in the production of the flavoring such as propylene glycol and soy oil, etc.
  • In addition, some caloric content is derived from the flavor source.
  • This caloric content ranges from 59-90 calories per 100 grams of material.
  • Based on the usage strength of these ingredients, the value of these ingredients on a per-serving basis would be negligible or less than nutritional significance.
  • Using the most caloric extract in a flavor, it is 1.36 calories.

The F.D.A. regulations are directed toward the nutritional value of the food consumed.

Any processing or the consumer’s preparation of the final food product may alter the nutritional value of our flavor extracts in your food product.


Enhance Keto Ingredients with Bickford’s Natural Keto Flavors

All Bickford Flavors are keto.

Are you a maker or manufacturer who produces or creates keto applications?

It’s important to note that, according to recent studies, consumers - especially Millennials and Gen Z - are very focused on a product’s label and will only purchase/consume products from brands that fully deliver on label transparency and boast specific label terminology, such as natural extract.

Today’s consumer has a high demand for:

  • Natural and organic ingredients
  • Products with naturally sourced flavors
  • Labels that are transparent

With Bickford Flavors, you can easily produce keto applications that are incredibly flavorful, help you remain relevant within a keto-heavy market, and emerge as a viable trend setter.

Need large flavor quantities? Learn more about our wholesale program: Bickford's Wholesale Program.

Are you an at-home cook or sell Bickford Flavors?

Keto is undeniably delicious when done right, and it is our firm belief that food and beverages are meant to be enjoyed, no matter the lifestyle. Going keto doesn’t mean sacrificing flavor. That’s why we’re dedicated to making keto dishes and meals simple and delicious with more than 200 premium keto flavorings and extracts.

To add more flavor to any keto creation, browse our flavors: Shop Keto Flavors.


Amplify Vegan Ingredients with Bickford’s Natural Vegan Flavors

All Bickford Flavors are vegan, with the exception of bacon, maple bacon, cheesecake, blueberry cheesecake, and cherry cheesecake.

Are you a maker or manufacturer who produces or creates vegan applications?

You’re undoubtedly well aware of today’s food landscape, and that vegan food is keeping pace – even rivaling – long-standing, animal-based food options.

But current insight on vegans’ satisfaction with current vegan products and meal offerings reveal a real opportunity for food manufacturers to make vegan applications more accessible, convenient, affordable and, above all, flavorful for ethical and health vegans alike.

Additionally, today’s vegan consumer has a high demand for natural and organic ingredients and is committed to finding vegan products with flavors from natural sources.

They will favor your products if your products have transparent, substantiated, clean labels - and Bickford Flavors can help you deliver on all accounts.

Need large vegan flavor quantities? Learn more about our wholesale program: Bickford's Wholesale Program.

Are you an at-home cook or sell Bickford Flavors?

For over a century, we’ve been providing the solution to naturally improve the taste and flavor of vegan food products. For those who also align with an additional diet, we meticulously create our natural food flavorings to meet requirements for a wide array of other diets and lifestyles, such as certified kosher, keto, gluten-free, low-protein, low-carb, GSA, and others.

To add more flavor to any vegan creation, browse our more than 200 premium vegan flavorings and extracts: Shop Vegan Flavors.