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Is palm sugar vegan?

Palm sugar is a vegan food ingredient.

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So, what is palm sugar?

Palm sugar is a sweetener made from the sap of various species of palm trees, including the date palm, coconut palm, and Palmyra palm. It has a rich, caramel-like flavor with notes of toffee and butterscotch, and a deep amber color. Unlike refined white sugar, palm sugar contains vitamins, minerals, and antioxidants, making it a healthier alternative. It is a popular ingredient in Southeast Asian cuisine, particularly in Thai, Indonesian, and Malaysian dishes, where it is used in both sweet and savory dishes. Palm sugar can be found in solid blocks, granules, or syrup form and is widely available in health food stores and online.

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