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Is luk vegan?

Luk is a vegan food ingredient.

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So, what is luk?

Luk is a spice commonly used in Indian cuisine that adds a sharp, pungent, and slightly bitter flavor to dishes. Also known as onion seeds or nigella seeds, luk comes from the black seeds of the Nigella sativa plant. It is a versatile ingredient that can be used in a variety of dishes, from savory curries to baked goods. Luk is known for its medicinal properties and is said to have antioxidant and anti-inflammatory effects. It is a popular ingredient in Ayurvedic medicine and is used to treat digestive issues, respiratory problems, and even headaches.

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