Salad Cream

Salad cream is a creamy yellow condiment based on an emulsion of about 25-50 percent of oil in water, emulsified by egg yolk and acidified by spirit vinegar. It may include other ingredients such as sugar, mustard, salt, thickener, spices, flavouring and colouring. It was introduced in the United Kingdom in the 1920s, where it is used as a salad dressing and a sandwich spread. Due to the higher cost of ingredients during periods of rationing in the United Kingdom a flavour similar to mayonnaise was achieved in the creation of salad cream.

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... Heinz Salad Cream was the first brand developed exclusively for the U.K ... Salad cream was not readily available in the United States until the 21st century however, with the large population of British expatriates ... Fresh Easy (owned by British Tesco) now sell salad cream as a regular item ...

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