The most popular food thickener is the starch type thickener, such as cornstarch. LC Foods Konjac Glucomannan Powder is a natural, odorless soluble fiber that is found in the konjac plant. It has about ten times the viscosity of cornstarch. Konjac glucomannan is also called konjac flour or konjac gum. Unlike the cornstarch, the konjac powder is a soluble fiber, which does not contain starch and sugar, and does not have calories.
LC Foods Konjac Glucomannan Powder can be used as a thickening agent in food application. When using konjac flour for thickening, always mix it with a small amount of liquid (cold water, stock, wine, etc.) until smooth, then add this mixture to the food that you want thickened.