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FSHN15-12: Pureed Foods: Texture Testing with the Slump Test

Figure 1. Hollow cylinder and laminated sheet of paper marked with diagram of concentric circles. (Note: a 1½” PVC coupling is shown, and costs less than $1; a tomato paste tin with both ends removed is another inexpensive option.)

Credit: Lincoln Zotarelli, UF/IFAS