By Jackson Barron For Daily Mail Australia
Published: 12:18 GMT, 3 March 2020 | Updated: 12:18 GMT, 3 March 2020
Iconic Australian spread Vegemite has announced a variation to their recipe.
Bega Cheese, Vegemite's parent company, this week launched a new alternative to the classic spread with 40 per cent less salt.
The variation was developed in less than a year and is aimed at Vegemite fans who have dietary requirements.
Vegemite Senior Marketing Manager Matt Gray told News Corp it tastes just like the original recipe - just slightly less salty.
Vegemite have launched a new variation of their classic spread with 40 per cent less sugar than the original recipe
'Our research has indicated that older Australians, as well as families with children are looking to reduce their salt intake,' he said.
'Therefore, it was important that we introduced a Vegemite product that all Australians can continue to enjoy – whether it’s for breakfast, lunch or tea.'
The 40 per cent less salt Vegemite will replace the 25 per cent less