Food Additives in ZZulV-1998 Germany

After the additive approval regulation - ZZulV 1998, restaurateurs in Germany are bound to make certain additives recognizable visibly on the beverages and menu. We take this very seriously, also for our guests. Below you will find a list of additives which may be present in food. With the appropriate number we indicate this on our menu card.

List of Additives

Nr.: Type: Example:
1
"with Colours"

Colours E100-E180

Fanta, Coca Cola, Apple Beer, Ginger Ale, Campari, Whiskey, Mayonnaise
2
"with Preservatives"

Preservatives E200-E219, E230-E235, E239, E249-E252, E280-E285, E1105

Smoked pork loin, Brewed sausages, Mayonnaise, Ketchup, Pickles, Cheese
3
"with Antioxidants"

Antioxidants E310-E321

Condiments, Meat Products, Fanta
4
"with Flavour Enhancers"

Flavour enhancers E620-E635

many products, for example, Condiments, Meat Products
5
"sulphurated"

Sulphur dioxide/Sulphides E220-E228

Vinegar, Dried fruit, Horseradish, Potato products
6
"blackened"

Iron Salt E579, E585

black Olives
7
"waxed"

Surface Treatment of Substances E901-E904, E912, E914

Citrus Fruits, Melons, Apples, Pears
8
"with Sweetener"

Sweetener E953, E957, E959-E961, E964-E968, E420-E422

Confectionery, Spirits, Mustard, Mayonnaise, Ketchup
8a
"with Sweetener: Saccharin"

E954

see Nr 8.
8b
"with Sweetener: Cyclamat"

E952

see Nr 8.
8c
"with Sweetener: Aspartam, cont. Phenylalanin"

E951,E962

see Nr 8.
8d
"with Sweetener: Acesulfam"

E950

see Nr 8.
9
"with Phosphates"

Stabilisers E338, E341, E450, E452

meat-based products (f.E. Brewed sausages), Cheese
10
"with Nitrite Salting"

for meat-based products: Nitrite salting

Smoked pork loin, ham
10a
"with Lactoprotein"

for meat-based products: Lactoprotein

Brewed sausages, Corned Beef
10b
"with Egg Albumen"

for meat-based products: Egg Albumen

Brewed sausages, Pasties
10c
"with Cream"

for meat-based products: Cream

Liver sausage, Liver paste
11
"caffeinated"

for drinks: Caffeine

CocaCola, CocaCola light
11a
"quininous"

for drinks: Quinine

Tonic Water, Bitter Lemon
11b
"with Taurine"

for drinks: Taurine

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