Combination of textures


The combination of textures for new recipes or products.

Alternative labels

amalgam of textures
combinations of the textures
a combination of textures
mixture of textures
combination of a texture
consolidation of textures
union of textures

Skill type


Skill reusability level


Relationships with occupations

Essential knowledge

Combination of textures is an essential knowledge of the following occupations:

Industrial cook: Industrial cooks create new food designs and recipes. They prepare, measure and mix ingredients to prepare foodstuff products. They control and regulate temperatures, monitor cooking process, assign specific baking tasks, and direct workers in task performance.
Food technologist: Food technologists develop processes for manufacturing foodstuffs and related products based on chemical, physical, and biological principles and technology. They design and plan layouts or equipment, oversee staff, engage in controlling, and improve food technologies in food production processes.
Prepared meals nutritionist: Prepared meals nutritionists value ingredients, manufacturing processes, and foodstuffs in order to assure nutritional quality and suitability of prepared meals and dishes. They study nutritional value of foodstuffs and dishes and advise on the composition of different meals or dishes for human feed (allergenic items, macro and micronutrients, …)

Optional knowledge

Combination of textures is optional for these occupations. This means knowing this knowledge may be an asset for career advancement if you are in one of these occupations.

Food technician: Food technicians assist food technologists in the deveolpment of processes for manufacturing foodstuffs and related products based on chemical, physical, and biological principles. They perform research and experiments on ingredients, additives and packaging. Food technicians also check product quality to ensure compliance with legislation and regulations.




  1. Combination of textures – ESCO


Last updated on September 20, 2022