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Is xanthan gum. vegan?

Xanthan gum. is a vegan food ingredient.

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So, what is xanthan gum.?

Xanthan gum is a versatile food ingredient commonly used as a thickening and stabilizing agent in a wide range of food products. It is made by fermenting simple sugars with a specific strain of bacteria. Xanthan gum has unique properties that make it an ideal additive in food production, such as its ability to increase viscosity, improve texture and extend shelf life. It is commonly found in salad dressings, sauces, soups, and baked goods. Xanthan gum is gluten-free, vegan, and safe for consumption, making it a popular choice for individuals with dietary restrictions.

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