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251K Lincoln Road

Waitakere 0610

22B Cavendish Drive

Manukau 2104

4 Aranui Road

Auckland 1060

1 Wagener Place

Auckland 1025

Now Foods

Now Foods Agar Powder 57g

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Now Foods Agar Powder 57g

About Now Foods Agar Powder

Agar is a naturally gelatinous powder derived from marine red algae. It's the perfect vegetarian substitute for beef gelatin in any food application and makes an excellent thickener for soups, jellies, ice cream, and more. 

  • Pure Powder
  • Vegetarian Substitute for Gelatin



Agar can be used as a vegan substitute for gelatin's functional properties.

  1. In a small pot, place 1/2 teaspoon of NOW Real Food® Agar Powder into 1/2 cup of water.
  2. Allow mixture to simmer for 5 minutes.
  3. Add desired fruits or vegetables.
  4. Pour into mold and refrigerate for 20 minutes.


Nutrition Information

Now Foods Agar Powder 57g

Serving Size: 1/2 tsp. (1.5g)

Servings Per Container: About 38

Amount Per Serving

  • Calories
  • 5
  • Total Fat
  • 0 g
  • Sodium
  • 5 mg
  • Total Carbohydrate
  • 1 g
  • Dietary Fiber
  • 1 g
  • Protein
  • 0 g


Not a significant source of saturated fat, trans fat, cholesterol, total sugars,

added sugars, vitamin D, calcium, iron, and potassium. 


Other Ingredients

Agar Powder. 

Because you are what you eat, NOW Real Food® has been committed to providing delicious, healthy, natural foods since 1968. Were independent, family-owned, and proud of it. Keep it natural. Keep it real. 

Vegetarian/Vegan Product. 


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