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Is dark chocolate vegan?

Dark chocolate is potentially vegan - it can be derived from plants or animals. You should ask the manufacturer for more details.

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So, what is dark chocolate?

Dark chocolate is a decadent and sophisticated food ingredient that has been enjoyed for centuries. Made from roasted cacao beans, dark chocolate boasts a rich, complex flavor profile with notes of bitterness and sweetness. It's a natural source of antioxidants and contains less sugar than milk chocolate, making it a popular choice for health-conscious consumers. Dark chocolate is also a versatile ingredient, adding depth and complexity to baked goods, desserts, and savory dishes alike. Whether you're indulging in a bar of pure dark chocolate or using it to elevate your favorite recipe, this ingredient is sure to satisfy your cravings and impress your taste buds.

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