Xanthan Gum (E415)- What is it and does it have nutritional value?

(Taken from the July 2011 Healing Harvest Newsletter) Thank you for this question of the month! Xanthan gum is used as a thickener and stabilizer for both raw or cooked foods. ┬áIt is made from a tiny microorganism called Xanthomonas campestris and is a…