Mayo – Why does it have paprika?

Why oh why do most mayonnaises contain paprika?  This seemingly innocent ingredient, that would be an after thought to most people, is one of the hardest nightshades to avoid.  This makes having any prepared salads from the deli a no, it also means most creamy salad dressings are a no.  Finally I found this Primal Kitchen Mayo…


No Paprika! So exciting.


The next step is trying to make mayonnaise from scratch.  Now off o make some chicken salad.