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Are gomme caroubes vegan?

Gomme caroubes is a vegan food ingredient.

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So, what is gomme caroubes?

Gomme caroubes, also known as carob gum, is a natural food ingredient that is extracted from the seeds of the carob tree. This gum is commonly used as a thickening and stabilizing agent in a variety of food products, including baked goods, sauces, and beverages. With its neutral flavor and excellent binding properties, gomme caroubes is a popular alternative to other thickeners like guar gum or xanthan gum. It is also a great option for those with gluten allergies or sensitivities as it is naturally gluten-free. As a natural and versatile ingredient, gomme caroubes is a valuable addition to any chef or food manufacturer's pantry.

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