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Because they contribute structure, hydrocolloids and food gums play a big role in preparation of gluten-free foods. And they have more conventional use as icing stabilizers. Recent supply difficulties with guar, however, have forced formulators to seek alternatives.

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Exploring gums and hydrocolloids, part 4

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Great for gluten-free products, gums are getting more overall use in baked foods, say experts from TIC Gums.

Exploring gums and hydrocolloids, part 2

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Cellulose gums prove functional in gluten-free baked foods, says expert from J. Rettenmaier.

Exploring gums and hydrocolloids, part 1

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Know your gums to know their best applications, say experts from Gum Technology.
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