DLG e.V. - DLG quality test ice cream

The DLG tests ice cream

The DLG Quality Test for Ice Cream is accredited in accordance with international norms. In the tests each product is tested in accordance with scientific quality standards and an expert report is produced.

The range of products tested comprises:

  • Ice cream from cream
  • Ice cream
  • Fruit ice cream
  • Simple ice cream
  • Milk ice
  • (Fruit) sorbet
  • Fruit ice with milk constituents
  • Fruit ice with/without air
  • Neapolitan ice cream

Test criteria: 

  • Product-specific sensory analysis
    appearance, structure, taste
  • Analytical parameters (e.g. germ count, dry matter, fat content)

Ice cream that passes the DLG tests receives the “DLG award winner” medal in Gold, Silver or Bronze.

DLG TestService GmbH

Certification Unit
Location: Frankfurt am Main
Eschborner Landstr. 122
60489 Frankfurt/M.
Tel.: +49(0)69 24 788 - 351
Fax: +49(0)69 24 788 - 115

Inka Scharf

Registration documents

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