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Vanilla Donker Aroma from Aruba

bostonhound Mar 18, 2012 06:19 AM

A friend brought me a bottle of this and I'm wondering if it it real or imitation vanilla. The label is in Dutch (I think) and the ingredients are:

natuuridentieke smaakstof voor levensmiddelen, water, E-150

Have looked on the net and come up empty.

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    bostonhound Mar 19, 2012 02:51 PM

    Well, did not get any replies to this post so I opened the bottle, it smelled like root beer, so I tossed it out. Still would like to know more about it...

    1. Emme Mar 19, 2012 07:25 PM

      when i translate the first part "natural taste matters for foods." and E-150 is caramel coloring, so...
      so i'm guessing "natural flavors, water, E-150" means brown natural flavoring of fake vanilla...

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