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Is estratto di lievito vegan?

Estratto di lievito is a vegan food ingredient.

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So, what is estratto di lievito?

Estratto di lievito, or yeast extract, is a versatile food ingredient that is derived from yeast cells. It is a natural source of flavor enhancers such as glutamic acid, which gives it a savory taste commonly known as "umami." With its rich flavor profile, estratto di lievito is often used as a seasoning in savory dishes such as soups, stews, and gravies. It is also a popular ingredient in plant-based and vegetarian foods as it adds depth of flavor and richness to meatless dishes. Additionally, it is a good source of vitamins and minerals, making it a nutritious addition to any meal.

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