Vinegar Diggsionary


acetobacter |əˌsētəˈbaktər; ˌasitə-|
bacteria that oxidize organic compounds to acetic acid, as in vinegar formation.
Genus Acetobacter; Gram-negative oval or rod-shaped bacteria.

Does Vinegar contain alcohol?

Vinegar should not contain alcohol. It is most often made from alcohol, but the vinegar bacteria consume all but trace quantities of the alcohol. Most companies try to turn all of the alcohol into vinegar because any left over alcohol translates to increased cost of production.

Can Vinegar Help me to lose weight.

Many people ask about vinegar and weight loss. I can find nothing conclusive on this subject. Some studies in Japan suggest that brown rice vinegar contribute to weight loss. But for every study that supports this idea, there is another which casts doubt on it.