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Is ail en vegan?

Ail en is a vegan food ingredient.

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So, what is ail en?

"Ail en" is a unique and flavorful ingredient commonly used in French cuisine. Known in English as "garlic confit," it consists of whole garlic cloves slow-cooked in olive oil until they become soft, tender, and infused with a rich, buttery flavor. Ail en adds a subtle, sweet garlic taste to dishes and can be used in a variety of recipes, such as mashed potatoes, pasta sauces, or spread on crusty bread. Its versatility and ability to enhance other flavors make it a favorite among chefs and home cooks alike.

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