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Is almidón de máiz modificado vegan?

Almidón de máiz modificado is a vegan food ingredient.

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So, what is almidón de máiz modificado?

"Almidón de maíz modificado" is a modified corn starch commonly used as a thickening agent in food processing. It has been treated with chemicals to alter its structure and improve its stability, solubility, and heat resistance. This ingredient is a popular choice for many food manufacturers because of its versatility and ability to enhance the texture and consistency of various products such as sauces, soups, and other processed foods. Its neutral flavor and low cost make it an excellent substitute for other thickeners like flour or tapioca starch.

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