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Are fécule du maïs vegan?

Fécule du maïs is a vegan food ingredient.

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So, what is fécule du maïs?

Fécule du maïs, or cornstarch, is a fine, white powder made from the starchy endosperm of corn kernels. It is a popular ingredient in cooking and baking due to its ability to thicken sauces, gravies, and soups, and to provide structure and tenderness to baked goods. Cornstarch is gluten-free and has a neutral taste, making it a versatile ingredient for a wide range of dishes. It is also used in the manufacturing of various products, such as paper, textiles, and adhesives. With its many culinary and industrial applications, fécule du maïs is a staple ingredient in kitchens and factories around the world.

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