As the prefix -hydro implies, a hydrolyzed protein is a protein that has been broken down by a water-based process. The process splits the protein into tiny pieces. This makes them easier for dogs with food allergies or inflammatory bowel issues to ...
Yeast extract is a common byproduct used as an additive to enhance flavor. Yeast extract has a savory flavor. Yeast extract is made by breaking down the yeast cell's wall. Some food manufacturers use yeast extract instead to avoid adding "MSG" to the ...
Autolyzed yeast, or autolyzed yeast extract, is the result of separating yeast to its foundational components through a heating process. It is frequently used as an affordable MSG substitute since it naturally contains MSG. Because MSG naturally ...
Monosodium Glutamate (MSG)
MSG is salt that enhances the flavor of food. It is produced by breaking the salt from an amino acid called the glutamic acid. It does occur naturally in some food, though. Like cheese and tomatoes. aka Hydrolyzed Yeast
Animal Digest is the result of a hydrolyzed process that breaks down meat. The product of hydrolyzed meat is a liquid-form of peptides. These peptides are made into a powder or paste and mixed with pet food to make the food more flavorful. Known to ...