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Are graisses vegan?

Graisses is potentially vegan - it can be derived from plants or animals. You should ask the manufacturer for more details.

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So, what is graisses?

Graisses, also known as fats, are essential components of many culinary creations. These organic compounds are typically derived from animal or plant sources and come in various forms, including saturated, unsaturated, and trans fats. Graisses are crucial for cooking and baking, providing flavor, texture, and moisture to a wide range of dishes. While excessive consumption of certain types of graisses can lead to health problems, moderate intake of healthy fats can support heart health, brain function, and overall well-being. Chefs and food manufacturers carefully select and balance the types and amounts of graisses they use to create delicious and nutritious meals.

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