Is vinegar acid or alkaline?

Answer Vinegar is a combination of water and acetic acid, so it is an acid. The acidity of vinegar, which the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) mandates must be from 4 percent to 7 percent in products so... Read More »

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Is vinegar a high acid or high alkaline food?

Apple cider vinegar is considered an alkaline food. Other vinegars such as red wine vinegar, balsamic vinegar, rice vinegar and white distilled vinegar are all classified by Dr. Russell Jaffe from ... Read More »

What is an acid&what is an alkaline?

Acids and alkalines (bases) are both ionic compounds, which means that they are compounds that hold a positive or negative charge. When acids dissolve in solution, they release hydrogen atoms (H+).... Read More »

Is Metamucil acid or alkaline?

Metamucil is a dietary supplement for fiber. It uses psyllium husks as the main source of fiber and thus must be taken with plenty of water. The resulting solution is alkaline, which may also help ... Read More »

Is cocoa acid or alkaline?

In its natural form, cocoa powder is acidic, with a pH ranging from about 5.4 to 5.8. The food industry usually processes cocoa to make the flavor more mild. The pH of cocoa can increase up to 8.1,... Read More »