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Is amido vegan?

Amido is a vegan food ingredient.

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So, what is amido?

Amido is a versatile and widely used food ingredient that belongs to the class of carbohydrates. It is derived from the starch of various plant sources, such as corn, rice, potato, and wheat, and is commonly used as a thickening, stabilizing, or gelling agent in a variety of food products, including soups, sauces, desserts, and bakery items. Amido's unique properties enable it to improve the texture, appearance, and shelf life of foods, while also enhancing their flavor and nutritional value. Due to its widespread use and effectiveness, amido has become an essential ingredient in the food industry.

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