Is Mussel Vegetarian?

Mussels are animals belonging to the shellfish family. Not considered a vegetarian option.

Banned - Not acceptable for diet/lifestyle.

Never Vegetarian

Foods with ingredients that contain mussel
Nong Shim, Seafood Noodle Soup, Spicy

May not be Vegan

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  • Beef - Not vegan if originating from cow flesh.
  • Disodium - Flavor Enhancer - Often made from animals.
  • Crab - Not a vegan option if sourced from a crab.
  • Sugar - A sweet material that consists of sucrose. Some sugars are processed through boneblack.
  • Niacin - Used as a cholesterol treatment. In rare cases it can be derived from animal sources.
  • Caramel - Used as a coloring. Some caramel is derived from cane sugar and not necessarily vegan.
  • Natural - Ingredients are not synthetic or artificial, but extracted directly from plants or animal products
  • Riboflavin - May contain milk.
  • Dextrose - Sometimes derived from animal tissues and fluids. Check the label to determine if plant based.
  • Pollock - Pollock is a fish. Not a vegan option.
  • Shrimp - Shrimp is not considered a vegan food.
  • Seafood - Seafood is any form of sea life regarded as food by humans. Not a vegan option if from an animal.
  • Mussel - Mussels are animals belonging to the shellfish family. Not considered a vegan option.
  • Fish - Fish are not considered a vegan food.

May not be Vegetarian

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  • Shrimp - Shrimp is not considered a vegetarian food.
  • Natural - Ingredients are not synthetic or artificial, but extracted directly from plants or animal products
  • Disodium - Flavor Enhancer - Often made from animals.
  • Dextrose - Sometimes derived from animal tissues and fluids. Check the label to determine if suitable.
  • Fish - Fish are not considered a vegetarian food.
  • Pollock - Pollock is a fish. Not a vegetarian option.
  • Seafood - Seafood is any form of sea life regarded as food by humans. Likely animal based.
  • Mussel - Mussels are animals belonging to the shellfish family. Not considered a vegetarian option.
  • Crab - Not a vegetarian option if sourced from a crab.
  • Beef - Not a vegetarian friendly option. Beef is taken from the body of a cow.

May not be Gluten Free

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  • Wheat - Wheat includes gluten. Check the ingredients if gluten-free is not on the label.
  • Gluten - Gluten is a general name for the proteins found in different forms of wheat.
  • Noodle - Often contains a form of grain gluten. Check the ingredients if gluten-free is not on the label.
  • Cake - Often contains a form of grain gluten. Check the ingredients if gluten-free is not on the label.
  • Soup - Pay special attention to cream-based soups, which have flour as a thickener. Many contain barley.
  • Starch - If found on a meat or poultry product could be from any grain, including wheat.
  • Stock - Some stock cubes include wheat-based food additives.
  • Seafood - Many imitation or processed seafoods include wheat-based ingredients.
Bowl Noodle Soup, Shrimp

May not be Vegan

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  • Beef - Not vegan if originating from cow flesh.
  • Natural - Ingredients are not synthetic or artificial, but extracted directly from plants or animal products
  • Crab - Not a vegan option if sourced from a crab.
  • Xanthan - Gum produced from corn sugar. Sometimes purified using chicken lysozyme or fermentation of whey.
  • Sugar - A sweet material that consists of sucrose. Some sugars are processed through boneblack.
  • Caramel - Used as a coloring. Some caramel is derived from cane sugar and not necessarily vegan.
  • Riboflavin - May contain milk.
  • Disodium - Flavor Enhancer - Often made from animals.
  • Dextrose - Sometimes derived from animal tissues and fluids. Check the label to determine if plant based.
  • Tuna - Tuna is obtained from the tuna fish. Not a vegan food option.
  • Shrimp - Shrimp is not considered a vegan food.
  • Mussel - Mussels are animals belonging to the shellfish family. Not considered a vegan option.
  • Fish - Fish are not considered a vegan food.

May not be Vegetarian

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  • Shrimp - Shrimp is not considered a vegetarian food.
  • Natural - Ingredients are not synthetic or artificial, but extracted directly from plants or animal products
  • Disodium - Flavor Enhancer - Often made from animals.
  • Dextrose - Sometimes derived from animal tissues and fluids. Check the label to determine if suitable.
  • Beef - Not a vegetarian friendly option. Beef is taken from the body of a cow.
  • Tuna - Tuna is obtained from the tuna fish. Not a vegetarian food option.
  • Mussel - Mussels are animals belonging to the shellfish family. Not considered a vegetarian option.
  • Fish - Fish are not considered a vegetarian food.
  • Crab - Not a vegetarian option if sourced from a crab.

May not be Gluten Free

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  • Wheat - Wheat includes gluten. Check the ingredients if gluten-free is not on the label.
  • Noodle - Often contains a form of grain gluten. Check the ingredients if gluten-free is not on the label.
  • Soup - Pay special attention to cream-based soups, which have flour as a thickener. Many contain barley.
  • Starch - If found on a meat or poultry product could be from any grain, including wheat.
America, Spicy Sauce With Octopus

May not be Vegan

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  • Fish - Fish are not considered a vegan food.
  • Seafood - Seafood is any form of sea life regarded as food by humans. Not a vegan option if from an animal.
  • Shrimp - Shrimp is not considered a vegan food.
  • Squid - Squid is a sea animal and is not considered to be a vegan food.
  • Tuna - Tuna is obtained from the tuna fish. Not a vegan food option.
  • Molluscs - Mollusca is the second largest phylum of invertebrate animals. Not a vegan option.
  • Sugar - A sweet material that consists of sucrose. Some sugars are processed through boneblack.
  • Mussel - Mussels are animals belonging to the shellfish family. Not considered a vegan option.

May not be Vegetarian

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  • Tuna - Tuna is obtained from the tuna fish. Not a vegetarian food option.
  • Molluscs - Mollusca is the second largest phylum of invertebrate animals. Not a vegetarian option.
  • Shrimp - Shrimp is not considered a vegetarian food.
  • Mussel - Mussels are animals belonging to the shellfish family. Not considered a vegetarian option.
  • Squid - Squid is a sea animal and is not considered to be a vegetarian food.
  • Seafood - Seafood is any form of sea life regarded as food by humans. Likely animal based.
  • Fish - Fish are not considered a vegetarian food.

Possibly Gluten Free

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  • Starch - If found on a meat or poultry product could be from any grain, including wheat.
  • Seasoning - Some seasonings contain gluten.
  • Seafood - Many imitation or processed seafoods include wheat-based ingredients.
PREMIUM SEAFOOD MEDLEY

May not be Vegan

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  • Calamari - Not vegan if sourced from an actual squid.
  • Mussel - Mussels are animals belonging to the shellfish family. Not considered a vegan option.
  • Scallop - Scallops are a kind of shellfish and are not considered to be a vegan option.
  • Shrimp - Shrimp is not considered a vegan food.

May not be Vegetarian

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  • Calamari - Not vegetarian if sourced from an actual squid.
  • Mussel - Mussels are animals belonging to the shellfish family. Not considered a vegetarian option.
  • Scallop - Scallops are a kind of shellfish and are not considered to be a vegetarian option.
  • Shrimp - Shrimp is not considered a vegetarian food.

Probably Gluten Free

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SPICY SEAFOOD FLAVOR CHAPAGURI JJAJANG NOODLES, SPICY SEAFOOD

May not be Vegan

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  • Anchovy - Not vegan if sourced from an animal.
  • Glycine - Flavor Enhancer - Can sometimes be prepared from gelatine, but can be made synthetically.
  • Sugar - A sweet material that consists of sucrose. Some sugars are processed through boneblack.
  • Beef - Not vegan if originating from cow flesh.
  • Fatty - Fatty Acids: Organic compounds - Saturated, polyunsaturated and unsaturated.
  • Polyglycerol - A byproduct of soap manufacture (normally uses animal fat).
  • Natural - Ingredients are not synthetic or artificial, but extracted directly from plants or animal products
  • Riboflavin - May contain milk.
  • Lecithin - May contain egg yolks. Can also be directly obtained from animal fat or soy.
  • Niacin - Used as a cholesterol treatment. In rare cases it can be derived from animal sources.
  • Disodium - Flavor Enhancer - Often made from animals.
  • Citric - Emulsifier - May contain animal fat as it is derived from Glycerin/Glycerol.
  • Bonito - Smaller relative of the tuna fish. Used as an ingredient in Japanese cuisine.
  • Tuna - Tuna is obtained from the tuna fish. Not a vegan food option.
  • Shrimp - Shrimp is not considered a vegan food.
  • Mussel - Mussels are animals belonging to the shellfish family. Not considered a vegan option.
  • Bone - Anti-caking Agent - Contains bones from animals.
  • Dextrose - Sometimes derived from animal tissues and fluids. Check the label to determine if plant based.

May not be Vegetarian

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Flagged Ingredients (View All)
  • Polyglycerol - A byproduct of soap manufacture (normally uses animal fat).
  • Natural - Ingredients are not synthetic or artificial, but extracted directly from plants or animal products
  • Disodium - Flavor Enhancer - Often made from animals.
  • Dextrose - Sometimes derived from animal tissues and fluids. Check the label to determine if suitable.
  • Citric - Emulsifier - May contain animal fat as it is derived from Glycerin/Glycerol.
  • Mussel - Mussels are animals belonging to the shellfish family. Not considered a vegetarian option.
  • Bonito - Smaller relative of the tuna fish. Used as an ingredient in Japanese cuisine.
  • Shrimp - Shrimp is not considered a vegetarian food.
  • Tuna - Tuna is obtained from the tuna fish. Not a vegetarian food option.
  • Bone - Anti-caking Agent - Contains bones from animals.
  • Beef - Not a vegetarian friendly option. Beef is taken from the body of a cow.
  • Anchovy - A small fish often used to give non-vegetarian food a salty flavor.

May not be Gluten Free

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Flagged Ingredients (View All)
  • Wheat - Wheat includes gluten. Check the ingredients if gluten-free is not on the label.
  • Gluten - Gluten is a general name for the proteins found in different forms of wheat.
  • Starch - If found on a meat or poultry product could be from any grain, including wheat.

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