Not a clean label ingredient

L-Cysteine (Cystine)

Also known as: Cysteine, Cystine, L-cysteine monohydrochloride

L-Cysteine is a dough enhancer and strengthener, used in baked goods and food products that contain yeast. Cystine has a chemical formula of HO2CCH(NH2)CH2SH and is soluble in water.

  • Panera
  • Whole Foods
  • Aldi (SimplyNature)
  • H-E-B Select Ingredients
  • Hy-Vee
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