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Is kümmel vegan?

Kümmel is a vegan food ingredient.

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So, what is kümmel?

Kümmel, also known as caraway seeds, is a popular spice that adds a unique flavor to many dishes. This ingredient is a member of the parsley family and has a warm, earthy taste that is slightly sweet and nutty with a hint of anise. Kümmel is commonly used in European cuisine, particularly in German, Austrian, and Hungarian dishes, where it is often added to bread, cheese, sauerkraut, and meat dishes. In addition to its culinary uses, kümmel is also known for its medicinal properties, as it is believed to aid digestion and improve respiratory health. Overall, this versatile ingredient is a great addition to any kitchen and can elevate the flavor of many dishes.

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