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Is gherkin vegan?

Gherkin is a vegan food ingredient.

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So, what is gherkin?

Gherkins are small, cucumber-like vegetables that are typically pickled in vinegar and spices to create a tangy and crunchy snack. These tiny cucumbers are known for their distinctive bumpy texture and their slightly sour taste, which makes them a popular addition to sandwiches, burgers, and salads. Gherkins are also a low-calorie food that is high in fiber and vitamins, making them a healthy and delicious snack option. Whether enjoyed as a standalone snack or used as a flavorful condiment, gherkins add a unique and refreshing flavor to any dish.

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