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Is galangal vegan?

Galangal is a vegan food ingredient.

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So, what is galangal?

Galangal is a root that resembles ginger in appearance, but has a unique flavor that sets it apart. It is commonly used in Southeast Asian cuisine, particularly Thai and Indonesian, and is known for its pungent, slightly sweet taste with hints of citrus and pine. Galangal is often used in curries, soups, and stir-fries, and is a key ingredient in tom yum soup. It is also used in traditional medicine for its anti-inflammatory properties and is believed to aid digestion and boost the immune system. Overall, galangal is a versatile and flavorful ingredient that adds depth and complexity to many dishes.

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