Wholesome Sweeteners, Inc., Organic Raw Blue Agave, Amber, 44 oz (1.25 kg)197 Reviews
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3.37 lbs (1.53 kg)
- Product Code: WHS-21442
- UPC Code: 012511214425
- Package Quantity: 44 oz (1.25 kg)
- Dimensions: 4.4 x 3.3 x 8.4 in, 2.85 lbs (1.29 kg)
- Made with Agave Nectar from the Weber Azul
- A Low Glycemic Organic Sweetener
- Gluten Free
- USDA Organic
- Certified Organic by Quality Assurance International
Wholesome Sweeteners' organic raw agave is a natural sweetener extracted from the heart of the agave plant. It is produced at a low temperature and has a full sweet flavor with subtle molasses tones. Agave is a low glycemic index (GI) sweetener, so it is slowly absorbed into the body preventing spikes in blood sugar. It is 25% sweeter than sugar, so you need less.
A perfect multipurpose sweetener, use wherever you would use table sugar.
Organic amber agave nectar
Please recycle this bottle.
|Serving Size: 1 Tbsp (21 g)|
|Servings Per Container: 59|
|Amount Per Serving||% Daily Value*|
|Total Fat||0 g||0%|
|Total Carb.||16 g||6%|
|* Percent daily values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.|
iHerb Customer Reviews
I bought this before reading about Agave's fructose content. In fact, I like that it's raw and organic, and best of all, the taste is divine. Then I read that it has a very high fructose content, which is responsible for the fat switch! Of course, fructose is present in lots of fruits, but then fruits have fibers and other goodies with it to balance the effect of fructose. Google fructose and its effect on health, and you'll know why I think a whole lot before consuming this. Bottomline, I'll avoid taking this for now as I do eat fruits and I would like to minimize my fructose intake that is not coming from fruits. If you find this review helpful, please click yes below and visit my page for more honest reviews.
Won't say much except to say "do your research." This stuff as most agave syrup on the market is as high fructose corn syrup is to corn. Like I said, do your research.