A tomato-based sauce containing tomato puree, diced tomatoes, and bell peppers (red, yellow, and green) with the seeds included. It is seasoned with fresh garlic, basil, oregano, paprika, cajun seasoning, crushed red pepper, parsley, olive oil, and possibly some additional seasonings.
Is ketchup good or bad for you?
Ketchup is a low-calorie condiment, made from tomatoes, vinegar, salt, pepper, and spices. It contains 15 calories per tablespoon and vitamins A and C. Compared with its competitor mayonnaise, ketchup has no fat and far fewer calories per tablespoon (mayo contains 103 calories, 12 grams fat).
Is ketchup vegetarian?
Believe it or not, not all sugar is vegan. Most white sugar is filtered through animal bone char to bleach it. Where Sugar Hides: Ketchup (the test kitchen's favorite ketchup, Heinz Organic Tomato Ketchup, is vegan), sandwich bread, bread crumbs, shredded coconut, chocolate, and jams, jellies, and preserves.