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Are orties vegan?

Orties is a vegan food ingredient.

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So, what is orties?

Orties, also known as stinging nettles, are a nutrient-dense ingredient that has been used in traditional medicine for centuries. These plants are typically found in the wild and are easily recognizable by their stinging hairs. Despite their prickly nature, nettles can be harvested and prepared for consumption. They are rich in vitamins A, C, and K, as well as iron, calcium, and magnesium. Nettles are versatile and can be used in a variety of dishes, including soups, stews, and teas. They have a slightly earthy, herbaceous flavor and add a unique depth of flavor to any dish.

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