Xanthan Gum, Amazon

What is xanthan gum and where can you buy it?

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Discover what xanthan gum is, where to shop for it, and how to use it in our ingredient glossary

What is xanthan gum?

Xanthan gum is a powder that is used to thicken, bind and stabilise foods. It is especially used in gluten-free baking as it acts as a stabiliser to create a cake-like crumb, and is also included in some sauces and dressings to stop ingredients separating. Flavourless, its effects are mainly textural.


Where to buy xanthan gum

Doves Farm Free From Xanthan Gum, £2.65/100g, Ocado

Gluten Free Xanthan Gum, £3.99/100g, Amazon

Xanthan gum recipes

Snowball lamingtons

Lamingtons are a classic sweet treat in Australia. We’ve created our own version and given them a festive twist using white chocolate. Plus, they’re gluten free, too.

Snowball Lamingtons Recipe

Mini clementine bakewells

Check out our cute gluten-free clementine bakewells. This easy recipe makes for a great afternoon tea treat.

Mini Clementine Gluten Free Bakewell Tart Recipe