Concentration (%) Color Flavor Texture Taste OA
4 5.5a 5.5a 5.66a 5.8a 5.66a
8 5.83a 6.16b 6.33b 6a 6.16a
12 6.66b 6.5b 7c 7.16b 7b
16 7.66c 7.5c 7.66d 5.66a 7.66c
LSD (P<0.05) 0.343 0.55 0.565 0.565 0.514
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 3b: Summary of the statistical test showing the difference between the treatments and within the variates for optimization of salt concentration in brine at 4°C for 12 hours.