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Is glutamat monosodic vegan?

Glutamat monosodic is a vegan food ingredient.

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So, what is glutamat monosodic?

Monosodium glutamate (MSG) is a flavor-enhancing food ingredient commonly used in Asian and other cuisines. It is a type of salt made up of one sodium molecule and one glutamic acid molecule, which occurs naturally in many foods, such as tomatoes and cheese. MSG is known for its ability to boost the umami flavor, which is often described as a savory or meaty taste. Despite some concerns about its safety, MSG is generally recognized as safe by regulatory agencies worldwide and is widely used in the food industry.

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