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Is treacle vegan?

Treacle is a vegan food ingredient.

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So, what is treacle?

Treacle is a dark, viscous syrup made during the refining of sugar. It has a distinctively rich, sweet flavor with a slight hint of bitterness. Treacle is commonly used as a sweetener in baked goods, such as gingerbread, parkin, and treacle tart. It is also used as a condiment in savory dishes like baked beans or as a glaze for ham. There are different types of treacle, including light treacle, dark treacle, and black treacle, each with its own unique flavor and color. This versatile ingredient is a staple in British cuisine and adds depth and complexity to any dish it's used in.

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