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Is hren vegan?

Hren is a vegan food ingredient.

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So, what is hren?

Hren, also known as horseradish, is a root vegetable with a uniquely pungent and spicy flavor. It has been used for culinary and medicinal purposes for centuries, particularly in Eastern European and Jewish cuisines. Hren can be grated or ground into a paste and added to condiments, sauces, and marinades to enhance their flavor and spice level. It is also believed to have antibacterial properties and may provide health benefits such as improving digestion and boosting the immune system. Hren is a versatile ingredient that adds a bold kick to dishes ranging from sandwiches to roasted meats.

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