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Quick question - I am trying to go vegan (for the second time :S) and i was just trying to clarify, as i don't have any in the house right now, are most peanut butters vegan? Thats what i read somewhere, but it just sounds strange to me because i love it so much i want it to be true <img alt="" class="inlineimg" src="/images/smilies/smitten.gif" style="border:0px solid;" title=":smitten:"><br><br>
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I have never seen a non-vegan peanut butter, although I'm sure some mono-or diglycerides could be added as emulsifiers that could be non-vegan. Just eat GOOD quality peanut butter and you'll be all set.<br><br><br><br>
If you want to be vegan you're gonna have to learn to read labels ;-) Its not that hard. Peanut butter: Peanuts, salt. ;-) No butter. ;-)
 

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Most are vegan cept for the ones that have honey in them, you arfe pretty safe tholugh since the ones with honey in them generaly have it stated in big letters.<br><br><br><br>
Lables are easy to read it should say, peanuts,salt and maybe a sweetner of some sort.
 

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<div class="quote-block">Originally Posted by <strong>Ayrlin</strong> <a href="/forum/post/0"><img alt="View Post" class="inlineimg" src="/img/forum/go_quote.gif" style=""></a><br><br>
Lables are easy to read it should say, peanuts,salt and maybe a sweetner of some sort.</div>
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Nuh uh.<br><br><br><br>
Any peanut butter connaisseur worth his salt will tell you that the label for a really good peanut butter should read: Peanuts.<br><br><br><br>
Cheers!<br><br>
TJ
 

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<div class="quote-block">Originally Posted by <strong>jeezycreezy</strong> <a href="/forum/post/0"><img alt="View Post" class="inlineimg" src="/img/forum/go_quote.gif" style=""></a><br><br>
Nuh uh.<br><br><br><br>
Any peanut butter connaisseur worth his salt will tell you that the label for a really good peanut butter should read: Peanuts.<br><br><br><br>
Cheers!<br><br>
TJ</div>
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agreed<br><br><br><br>
or peanuts and peanut oil [which helps them grind up the nuts]
 

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agreed<br><br><br><br>
or peanuts and peanut oil [which helps them grind up the nuts]</div>
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But do avoid hydrogenated oils [which is added as a stabilizer to prevent oil separation and is pretty much poison if you ask me].<br><br><br><br>
Cheers!<br><br>
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<div class="quote-block">Originally Posted by <strong>jeezycreezy</strong> <a href="/forum/post/0"><img alt="View Post" class="inlineimg" src="/img/forum/go_quote.gif" style=""></a><br><br><br>
Any peanut butter connaisseur worth his salt will tell you that the label for a really good peanut butter should read: Peanuts.<br></div>
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<br><br><br><i>Indeed.</i>
 

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<div class="quote-block">Originally Posted by <strong>jeezycreezy</strong> <a href="/forum/post/0"><img alt="View Post" class="inlineimg" src="/img/forum/go_quote.gif" style=""></a><br><br>
Nuh uh.<br><br><br><br>
Any peanut butter connaisseur worth his salt will tell you that the label for a really good peanut butter should read: Peanuts.<br><br><br><br>
Cheers!<br><br>
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<br><img alt="" class="inlineimg" src="/images/smilies/yes.gif" style="border:0px solid;" title=":yes:">
 

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I happen to like salt in my peanut butter. <img alt="" class="inlineimg" src="/images/smilies/lick.gif" style="border:0px solid;" title=":lick:">
 

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<div class="quote-block">Originally Posted by <strong>Ayrlin</strong> <a href="/forum/post/0"><img alt="View Post" class="inlineimg" src="/img/forum/go_quote.gif" style=""></a><br><br>
Most are vegan cept for the ones that have honey in them, you arfe pretty safe tholugh since the ones with honey in them generaly have it stated in big letters.<br><br><br><br>
Lables are easy to read it should say, peanuts,salt and maybe a sweetner of some sort.</div>
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Why? Isn't honey vegan?
 

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Why? Isn't honey vegan?</div>
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no it isn't, there are several threads on this. If you want lot's of info on it you can do a search.<br><br><br><br>
Basically:<br><br>
bee = animal<br><br>
honey = animal product<br><br>
vegans don't consume animal products<br><br><br><br>
Hope that helps. <img alt="" class="inlineimg" src="/images/smilies/smiley.gif" style="border:0px solid;" title=":)">
 

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That was meant as a joke. <img alt="" class="inlineimg" src="/images/smilies/smiley.gif" style="border:0px solid;" title=":)">
 

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That was meant as a joke. <img alt="" class="inlineimg" src="/images/smilies/smiley.gif" style="border:0px solid;" title=":)"></div>
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I thought it might be....but there was no smiley mister! <img alt="" class="inlineimg" src="/images/smilies/tongue3.gif" style="border:0px solid;" title=":p"><img alt="" class="inlineimg" src="/images/smilies/wink3.gif" style="border:0px solid;" title=";)">
 

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<div class="quote-block">Originally Posted by <strong>jeezycreezy</strong> <a href="/forum/post/0"><img alt="View Post" class="inlineimg" src="/img/forum/go_quote.gif" style=""></a><br><br>
Nuh uh.<br><br><br><br>
Any peanut butter connaisseur worth his salt will tell you that the label for a really good peanut butter should read: Peanuts.<br><br><br><br>
Cheers!<br><br>
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Agreed. PB with salt in it is just.. weird. And non-salted PB makes for a much better PB chocolate 'cheesecake' *drool*
 

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I happen to like salt in my peanut butter. <img alt="" class="inlineimg" src="/images/smilies/lick.gif" style="border:0px solid;" title=":lick:"></div>
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Me too!
 

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lol, I'll add to the "no salt" votes. Just peanuts as the ingredient. (I get enough salt from all the potato chips I eat! XD)<br><br>
Mmm, so good on tart grannysmith apples.
 

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lol, I'll add to the "no salt" votes. Just peanuts as the ingredient. (I get enough salt from all the potato chips I eat! XD)<br><br>
Mmm, so good on tart grannysmith apples.</div>
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mix the PB with some maple syrup or agave nectar, and use it as an apple dip.<br><br><br><br><br><br><br><br>
yum yum yummy!
 
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