What Is Dextrin?
We come across a lot of terminology here at Bob’s Red Mill, and there are new terms coming out every single day when it comes to healthy food labeling. With the increase in awareness surrounding natural foods, as well as a rise in diagnosing some food-related intolerances, these new foods and categories can provide some confusion, especially to those who need to follow a specific diet to remain healthy and pain-free! One term that we see sometimes is dextrin, and to be completely honest, there is not a lot of information out there about dextrin that is not incredibly dense and scientific. So today, we have taken a lot of this dense information and broken it down into all the whys, hows and whats that come along with eating (or not eating!) dextrin. Keep reading to learn everything you will need to know about dextrin and whether or not it should be in your diet!