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Is carob seed gum vegan?

Carob seed gum is a vegan food ingredient.

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So, what is carob seed gum?

Carob seed gum is a natural food ingredient obtained from the endosperm of the seeds of the carob tree. It is a water-soluble polysaccharide that acts as a thickener, stabilizer, and emulsifier in food products. Due to its ability to form gels and suspend particles, it is commonly used in the food industry to enhance the texture and consistency of products such as ice cream, salad dressings, and sauces. Carob seed gum is also known for its high dietary fiber content and low glycemic index, making it a popular choice for health-conscious consumers looking for natural alternatives to traditional thickeners and stabilizers.

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