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Diacetyl

Also known as: butanedione, Acetoin

Diacetyl (butanedione or butane-2,3-dione) is an organic compound with the chemical formula (CH3CO)2. It is a yellow/green liquid with an intensely buttery flavor. A natural byproduct of the fermentation process and occurs naturally in foods such as coffee, alcoholic beverages, and cheese.

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  • Panera
  • H-E-B Select Ingredients
  • Hy-Vee
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