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Is melasz vegan?

Melasz is a vegan food ingredient.

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So, what is melasz?

Molasses, also known as "melasz" in some countries, is a viscous byproduct of sugarcane or sugar beet processing. It is a natural sweetener that is rich in minerals such as iron, calcium, magnesium, and potassium. The dark color and rich, robust flavor of molasses make it a popular ingredient in baking, marinades, and savory dishes. Molasses has a distinctive bittersweet taste with notes of caramel, toffee, and licorice. It can be used as a substitute for sugar, honey, or maple syrup in recipes. Molasses is also believed to have several health benefits, such as aiding digestion, promoting healthy blood circulation, and providing antioxidants.

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