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Is onion flavouring vegan?

Onion flavouring is potentially vegan - it can be derived from plants or animals. You should ask the manufacturer for more details.

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So, what is onion flavouring?

Onion flavouring is a versatile and popular ingredient used in a wide range of dishes. It is derived from the distinctive taste and aroma of onions, which are members of the allium family. Onion flavouring can be found in various forms, including powders, flakes, and concentrates, and is often used to enhance the savoury flavour of soups, stews, sauces, and gravies. It can also be used as a seasoning for meats, vegetables, and snack foods. The flavour profile of onion flavouring is pungent, slightly sweet, and mildly spicy, with a hint of umami. It is a must-have ingredient for any home cook or professional chef looking to add depth and complexity to their culinary creations.

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