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Organic agar agar 500 g
Organic agar agar 500 g
Organic agar agar 500 g
Organic agar agar 500 g
Organic agar agar 500 g

Organic agar agar 500 g

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  • The ultimate thickener
  • Taste-neutral
  • Additive-free
  • Produced organically
  • Vegan
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Everything at a glance Organic agar agar 500 g

An integral part of many delicacies such as fruit gums, frothy desserts and even some sauces, gelatine does not go well with a vegan diet! Regardless of whether you follow a plant-based diet or are simply not a fan of gelatine, now we have something for you: agar agar powder. What sounds like a baby's first words at first is a purely vegetable gelling and binding agent, and the ideal alternative to animal gelatine. Agar agar can be used in a variety of ways and you only need very small quantities of it per dish - so if you buy our agar agar in the practical 500 g value pack, you will have enough for a long list of recipes!

Directly from the sea

But what is agar agar, anyway? The product with this strange name is a carbohydrate that is extracted from the cell walls of various types of algae. The finished powder is particularly suitable for gelling hot liquids, as it has to be boiled to become a gel. It becomes liquid at temperatures above 95 ° C and then solidifies again at around 45 ° C when it cools down. Although the powder is obtained from algae, it is completely tasteless and therefore ideal for preparing your favourite fruit spreads, cake toppings, or other dishes and desserts. Especially as a vegan and vegetarian substitute for gelatine, our agar agar makes a wonderful thickening agent for soups or binding agent for many different sauces. Say goodbye to unsatisfying textures! With our agar agar powder you will always have the optimal consistency, and completely plant-based!

Nothing new in Japan!

What is still something extraordinary for us in Europe has belonged in every well-equipped kitchen cupboard in Japan since the 17th century. In order to use as little gelatine as possible, the agar agar has long been a staple in Asian cuisine, but is getting more and more popular on our continent too! Think you've never seen agar agar on any ingredient list? Next time, look out for the name E406, which is what the food additive powder is also known as. The agar agar powder is super practical and can be used very sparingly: to thicken 200 ml of liquid, you only need ¼ teaspoon of it.

Fun fact: agar agar also has a completely different use – namely in microbiology. On Petri dishes, the carbohydrate of the alga also serves as a breeding ground for the cultivation of bacterial strains.

Buy our agar agar powder!

Vegan or not, you should get your hands on our agar agar, with which you can now create perfect plant-based desserts and sauces. But our agar agar powder is not just completely vegan, but is made of 100% pure agar agar obtained entirely under certified organic conditions. Without the addition of colourings or preservatives, once ready, the powder goes straight into our practical value packs, and makes its way into your kitchen cupboard. What are you waiting for? Buy our agar agar powder now in a convenient 500 g bag and get ready for a cooking marathon!

Average nutritional values per 100 g
Energy (in kj/kcal) 746 / 186
Fat 0,6 g
   of which Saturates 0,2 g
Carbohydrate 2,2 g
   of which Sugars 0,5 g
Fibre 85 g
Protein 0 g
Salt 0,45 g

Order number AGAR_001
Origin Spain
Content 0.5 kg
Brand KoRo
EAN 4260654788426
Data sheet Aus technischen Gründen können die Daten abweichen. Bei spezifischen Fragen wende Dich gern an unseren Kundensupport. Specification
Eco-monitoring unit Aus technischen Gründen können die Daten abweichen. Bei spezifischen Fragen wende Dich gern an unseren Kundensupport. DE-ÖKO-001
Nutrition traces Nutrition traces
Shipping Delivery time outside of Germany
Company KoRo Handels GmbH
Koppenplatz 9, 10115 Berlin
Storage Store in a cool and dry place
Ingredients 100 % agar agar* *certified organic
Cross-contamination Eine Kreuzkontamination ist die unerwünschte Übertragung einer Verunreinigung auf ein Produkt. Dies kann beispielsweise durch Rückstände anderer Lebensmittel in der Produktionsanlage auftreten. Dieser Hinweis richtet sich hauptsächlich an Allergiker. Laut Verbraucherzentrale gelten Lebensmittel, die unbeabsichtigt mit tierischen Produkten kreuzkonterminiert sind, als vegan. May contain traces of GLUTEN, SESAME, and TREE NUTS
Sales name Organic agar agar
Bio-sourced EU agriculture
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How should I use agar agar?

Our agar agar is very versatile. Do you have to thicken your fresh soup a little? Are you looking for a vegan way to bind your sauce? Do you want to make a gelatine-free icing for your cake? Plant-based agar agar can be used wonderfully for all of these purposes.

How much agar agar powder should I use?

You need very little agar agar to obtain the desired effect! Only ¼ teaspoon of the powder is needed to transform 200 ml of liquid into a thick gel. You can use this information to orientate yourself and calculate larger quantities accordingly.

What is agar agar?

Agar agar is a carbohydrate obtained from the cell walls of algae. Any type of algae can be used for extracting agar agar, but mostly red algae are used .

How many calories does agar agar have?

Agar agar powder has 186 kcal per 100 g. But since you only use small amounts of the powder, the number of calories in the finished dish is not really worth mentioning.

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A happy customer says

Jul 28, 2021
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Great product

To gradually introduce more vegan food into our everyday life, agar agar for delicious cakes can not be missing! It works wonderfully and is not at all as time-consuming as working with gelatine and is also completely vegan. Simply perfect


A critical customer says

Mar 11, 2021
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Is great for baking because the small

Is great for baking because the small packages are so expensive in trade. And since the package is reclosable, you have long what of it.

Mar 11, 2021

Hello dear customer, thank you for your feedback. We are very pleased that this product could convince you :) Best regards, Your KoRo Team


All the reviews"Organic agar agar 500 g"

Aug 27, 2021
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Arga-Arga eben.

I bought on 23.08.2021 2x 500g Bio Arga-Arga at 42,90€ (2 x 19,00€ goods + 4,90€ shipping) and received today on 27.08.2021. Whether this is cheap or not I do not know.
I googled and came across the KoRo shop.
The article itself arrived in a box with a crumpled paper, a delivery note and the 2 Arga-Arga bags. There is nothing to complain or highlight or optimize. Are 2 identical articles in relatively thick plastic bags.
To the product itself I can not say anything yet, because I do not know Arga-Arga yet.

Aug 15, 2021
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Not so strong, but top price

In 150ml liquid I give 2 level tsp, bring to a boil and simmer for 2min. Binds not as strong as the Rapunzel e.g. But the price is unbeatable!

Aug 12, 2021
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Bio Agar Agar tut was es soll ;D

Wanted to make cheese with it vegan cheese well went in the pants with the recipe.
Used it also as an egg substitute.

Jul 28, 2021
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Great product

To gradually introduce more vegan food into our everyday life, agar agar for delicious cakes can not be missing! It works wonderfully and is not at all as time-consuming as working with gelatine and is also completely vegan. Simply perfect

Apr 29, 2021
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Is a decent size, will last a long time and is easy to work with.

The smell is probably getting used to.

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