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Is beef casing vegan?

Beef casing is a non-vegan food ingredient.

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So, what is beef casing?

Beef casing, also known as sausage casing, is the outer layer of the intestine of a cow. It is a popular ingredient used in the production of various types of sausages, such as hot dogs, pepperoni, and salami. Beef casings are valued for their strength, elasticity, and ability to hold the shape of the sausage during the cooking process. They are also natural, edible, and biodegradable, making them an eco-friendly choice for food packaging. Beef casings come in different sizes and are usually sold in a moist state, requiring refrigeration until they are ready to be used.

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