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Is herne vegan?

Herne is a vegan food ingredient.

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So, what is herne?

Herne, also known as marrowfat peas, are a type of dried green peas that have been allowed to mature on the vine until they are fully developed. They are harvested when the pods have turned yellow and the peas inside have become starchy, giving them a meaty texture when cooked. Herne has been a staple ingredient in British cuisine for centuries and is known for its versatility - it can be used in soups, stews, pies, and even mashed into a tasty puree. Rich in plant-based protein, fiber, and essential nutrients, herne is a nutritious and filling addition to any meal.

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