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Is نشا الذرة vegan?

نشا الذرة is a vegan food ingredient.

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So, what is نشا الذرة?

Cornstarch, or "نشا الذرة" in Arabic, is a fine white powder derived from the endosperm of the corn kernel. It is commonly used as a thickener and stabilizer in a wide range of food products, including sauces, gravies, soups, custards, and baked goods. Cornstarch has no flavor or odor, making it an ideal ingredient for recipes that require a neutral taste. It is also a popular alternative to wheat flour for those with gluten allergies or intolerances. Due to its versatility and low cost, cornstarch is a staple ingredient in many kitchens and food manufacturing facilities around the world.

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