Not a clean label ingredient
Cystine (I-cysteine)Also known as: Cysteine, Lcysteine
L-cysteine is a non-essential amino acid that is used as a dietary supplement as well as in baked goods as a dough conditioner.
*This is not considered clean label when used as an additive for bread products.
Note: Since cysteine is an amino acid, it obviously occurs in nature. It is present in the following food items (to name a few)
– Animal sources: meat (including pork and poultry), eggs, dairy;
– Plant sources: red peppers, garlic, onions, broccoli, granola, wheat germ, sprouted lentils.
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