Concentration (%) Color Flavor Texture Taste OA
4 5.5a 5.66a 5.66a 5.67a 5.6a
8 6.16b 6.33b 6.16a 6b 6.16b
12 7.5c 7.16c 7.5b 7c 7.5c
16 6.66d 7c 6.83c 6.5d 6.33b
LSD (P<0.05) 0.498 0.425 0.53 0.463 0.565
The values are the mean of six panelist score. The values having same superscript in a column did not differ significantly at 5% level of significance.
Table 2d: Summary of the statistical test showing the difference between the treatments and within the variates for optimization of salt concentration in brine at room temperature (26°C) for 24 hours.