Sugar Alternative

Sugar AlternativeContinued from Natural Sugar Substitutes.

Sugar Alternative: Agave nectar

Brand name: Organic Blue Agave Nectar

What is it? A syrup derived from the same Mexican plant that spawns tequila.

How does it taste? Like honey. It’s four times sweeter than table sugar.

Nutrition facts: Contains 60 calories per tablespoon but is mostly fructose, a sugar that has little impact on blood sugar.

The bottom line: It’s very similar to honey, which is also natural yet cheaper and easier to find.

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