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Vagla Ice Cream - Tesco

Vagla Ice Cream - Tesco

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Barcode: 5052910791283 (EAN / EAN-13)

Packaging: Pp-lid, Pp-tub

Brands: Tesco

Stores: Tesco

Countries where sold: United Kingdom

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Ingredients

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    19 ingredients


    reconstituted skimmed milk concentrate, sugar, partially reconstituted buttermilk powder (milk), coconut oil, palm stearin, palm oil, dextrose, palm kernel oil, emulsifier (mono - and di-glycerides of fatty acids), flavouring, stabilisers (guar gum, locust bean gum), vanilla pods, colours (algal carotenes, beetroot red, curcumin).
    Allergens: Milk

Food processing

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    Ultra processed foods


    Elements that indicate the product is in the 4 - Ultra processed food and drink products group:

    • Additive: E100 - Curcumin
    • Additive: E160a - Carotene
    • Additive: E162 - Beetroot red
    • Additive: E410 - Locust bean gum
    • Additive: E412 - Guar gum
    • Additive: E471 - Mono- and diglycerides of fatty acids
    • Ingredient: Colour
    • Ingredient: Dextrose
    • Ingredient: Emulsifier
    • Ingredient: Flavouring
    • Ingredient: Glucose

    Food products are classified into 4 groups according to their degree of processing:

    1. Unprocessed or minimally processed foods
    2. Processed culinary ingredients
    3. Processed foods
    4. Ultra processed foods

    The determination of the group is based on the category of the product and on the ingredients it contains.

    Learn more about the NOVA classification

Additives

  • E160a - Carotene


    Carotene: The term carotene -also carotin, from the Latin carota, "carrot"- is used for many related unsaturated hydrocarbon substances having the formula C40Hx, which are synthesized by plants but in general cannot be made by animals -with the exception of some aphids and spider mites which acquired the synthesizing genes from fungi-. Carotenes are photosynthetic pigments important for photosynthesis. Carotenes contain no oxygen atoms. They absorb ultraviolet, violet, and blue light and scatter orange or red light, and -in low concentrations- yellow light. Carotenes are responsible for the orange colour of the carrot, for which this class of chemicals is named, and for the colours of many other fruits, vegetables and fungi -for example, sweet potatoes, chanterelle and orange cantaloupe melon-. Carotenes are also responsible for the orange -but not all of the yellow- colours in dry foliage. They also -in lower concentrations- impart the yellow coloration to milk-fat and butter. Omnivorous animal species which are relatively poor converters of coloured dietary carotenoids to colourless retinoids have yellowed-coloured body fat, as a result of the carotenoid retention from the vegetable portion of their diet. The typical yellow-coloured fat of humans and chickens is a result of fat storage of carotenes from their diets. Carotenes contribute to photosynthesis by transmitting the light energy they absorb to chlorophyll. They also protect plant tissues by helping to absorb the energy from singlet oxygen, an excited form of the oxygen molecule O2 which is formed during photosynthesis. β-Carotene is composed of two retinyl groups, and is broken down in the mucosa of the human small intestine by β-carotene 15‚15'-monooxygenase to retinal, a form of vitamin A. β-Carotene can be stored in the liver and body fat and converted to retinal as needed, thus making it a form of vitamin A for humans and some other mammals. The carotenes α-carotene and γ-carotene, due to their single retinyl group -β-ionone ring-, also have some vitamin A activity -though less than β-carotene-, as does the xanthophyll carotenoid β-cryptoxanthin. All other carotenoids, including lycopene, have no beta-ring and thus no vitamin A activity -although they may have antioxidant activity and thus biological activity in other ways-. Animal species differ greatly in their ability to convert retinyl -beta-ionone- containing carotenoids to retinals. Carnivores in general are poor converters of dietary ionone-containing carotenoids. Pure carnivores such as ferrets lack β-carotene 15‚15'-monooxygenase and cannot convert any carotenoids to retinals at all -resulting in carotenes not being a form of vitamin A for this species-; while cats can convert a trace of β-carotene to retinol, although the amount is totally insufficient for meeting their daily retinol needs.
    Source: Wikipedia
  • E162 - Beetroot red


    Betanin: Betanin, or Beetroot Red, is a red glycosidic food dye obtained from beets; its aglycone, obtained by hydrolyzing away the glucose molecule, is betanidin. As a food additive, its E number is E162. The color of betanin depends on pH; between four and five it is bright bluish-red, becoming blue-violet as the pH increases. Once the pH reaches alkaline levels betanin degrades by hydrolysis, resulting in a yellow-brown color. Betanin is a betalain pigment, together with isobetanin, probetanin, and neobetanin. Other pigments contained in beet are indicaxanthin and vulgaxanthins.
    Source: Wikipedia
  • E410 - Locust bean gum


    Locust bean gum: Locust bean gum -LBG, also known as carob gum, carob bean gum, carobin, E410- is a thickening agent and a gelling agent used in food technology.
    Source: Wikipedia
  • E412 - Guar gum


    Guar gum (E412) is a natural food additive derived from guar beans.

    This white, odorless powder is valued for its remarkable thickening and stabilizing properties, making it a common ingredient in various food products, including sauces, dressings, and ice creams.

    When used in moderation, guar gum is considered safe for consumption, with no known adverse health effects.

  • E471 - Mono- and diglycerides of fatty acids


    Mono- and diglycerides of fatty acids (E471), are food additives commonly used as emulsifiers in various processed foods.

    These compounds consist of glycerol molecules linked to one or two fatty acid chains, which help stabilize and blend water and oil-based ingredients. E471 enhances the texture and shelf life of products like margarine, baked goods, and ice cream, ensuring a smooth and consistent texture.

    It is generally considered safe for consumption within established regulatory limits.

Ingredients analysis

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    Palm oil


    Ingredients that contain palm oil: Palm stearin, Palm oil, Palm kernel oil
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    Non-vegan


    Non-vegan ingredients: Skimmed milk, Buttermilk
The analysis is based solely on the ingredients listed and does not take into account processing methods.
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    Details of the analysis of the ingredients


    : skimmed milk, sugar, buttermilk, coconut oil, palm stearin, palm oil, dextrose, palm kernel oil, emulsifier (mono- and diglycerides of fatty acids), flavouring, stabilisers (guar gum, locust bean gum), vanilla pods, colours (algal carotenes, beetroot red, curcumin)
    1. skimmed milk -> en:skimmed-milk - vegan: no - vegetarian: yes - percent_min: 7.69230769230769 - percent_max: 100
    2. sugar -> en:sugar - vegan: yes - vegetarian: yes - percent_min: 0 - percent_max: 19.9
    3. buttermilk -> en:buttermilk - vegan: no - vegetarian: yes - percent_min: 0 - percent_max: 19.9
    4. coconut oil -> en:coconut-oil - vegan: yes - vegetarian: yes - from_palm_oil: no - percent_min: 0 - percent_max: 19.9
    5. palm stearin -> en:palm-stearin - vegan: yes - vegetarian: yes - from_palm_oil: yes - percent_min: 0 - percent_max: 19.9
    6. palm oil -> en:palm-oil - vegan: yes - vegetarian: yes - from_palm_oil: yes - percent_min: 0 - percent_max: 16.6666666666667
    7. dextrose -> en:dextrose - vegan: yes - vegetarian: yes - percent_min: 0 - percent_max: 14.2857142857143
    8. palm kernel oil -> en:palm-kernel-oil - vegan: yes - vegetarian: yes - from_palm_oil: yes - percent_min: 0 - percent_max: 12.5
    9. emulsifier -> en:emulsifier - percent_min: 0 - percent_max: 11.1111111111111
      1. mono- and diglycerides of fatty acids -> en:e471 - vegan: maybe - vegetarian: maybe - from_palm_oil: maybe - percent_min: 0 - percent_max: 11.1111111111111
    10. flavouring -> en:flavouring - vegan: maybe - vegetarian: maybe - percent_min: 0 - percent_max: 5
    11. stabilisers -> en:stabiliser - percent_min: 0 - percent_max: 5
      1. guar gum -> en:e412 - vegan: yes - vegetarian: yes - percent_min: 0 - percent_max: 5
      2. locust bean gum -> en:e410 - vegan: yes - vegetarian: yes - percent_min: 0 - percent_max: 2.5
    12. vanilla pods -> en:vanilla-pod - vegan: yes - vegetarian: yes - percent_min: 0 - percent_max: 5
    13. colours -> en:colour - percent_min: 0 - percent_max: 5
      1. algal carotenes -> en:e160aiv - vegan: yes - vegetarian: yes - from_palm_oil: maybe - percent_min: 0 - percent_max: 5
      2. beetroot red -> en:e162 - vegan: yes - vegetarian: yes - percent_min: 0 - percent_max: 2.5
      3. curcumin -> en:e100 - vegan: yes - vegetarian: yes - percent_min: 0 - percent_max: 1.66666666666667

Nutrition

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    Nutrition facts


    Nutrition facts As sold
    for 100 g / 100 ml
    Energy 837 kj
    (200 kcal)
    Fat 11.4 g
    Saturated fat 7.9 g
    Carbohydrates 21.3 g
    Sugars 19.9 g
    Fiber 0.3 g
    Proteins 2.9 g
    Salt 0.2 g
    Fruits‚ vegetables‚ nuts and rapeseed‚ walnut and olive oils (estimate from ingredients list analysis) 0 %

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