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- noun A virtually
calorie-free protein sweetenerand flavour modifier.
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Thaumatin — found in the fleshy fruit of katemfe, a solitary plant that grows in heavily shaded parts of Nigeria and Sudan — is now used as a flavor enhancer in approximately 350 products, including low-calorie sweeteners.
In the Future, Your Food Will Be Sweetened With Protein Boyd Farrow 2021