Naturally Sweet Erythritol is a premium grade, 100% natural sweetener that’s the perfect healthy sugar substitute. With a zero glycaemic index (GI) and virtually no calories, erythritol is ideal for diabetics, the health conscious or if you’re trying to lose weight. Erythritol has a sweet, clean taste, with no after-taste and can be used in drinks, baking, smoothies or anywhere else you would normally use sugar.
Erythritol is made through fermentation, it occurs completely naturally in a wide variety of foods, including many fruits and mushrooms.
- It’s approximately 70% as sweet as sugar, so substitute for sugar on a 1.4:1 basis
- It has virtually no calories (0.2 cal/g, or only 5% of sugar!)
- Zero glycaemic index (GI), doesn’t raise glucose or insulin levels (perfect for diabetics)
- It’s non-laxative and has a high digestive tolerance.
- Tooth-friendly, resistant to metabolism by oral bacteria.