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Give This Tasty Sugar Alternative a Chance (Infographic)

Give This Tasty Sugar Alternative a Chance (Infographic)

Have you given maple syrup a fair chance? This natural sweetener is reminiscent of honey, but, until now, it’s been a waffle and pancake topper and not much else. The tasty sauce originates from Canada, where it goes through a process to become the sticky-sweet and 100 percent natural sweetener it is. Check out the facts about how healthy and delicious unprocessed maple syrup can be.

Maple Syrup is a Sugar Alternative

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1:56PM PDT on Jul 5, 2014

Thought provoking!

4:42AM PDT on Jul 1, 2014

Thanks for all the information!
For some reason, I have a craving for pancakes (LOL)!!

11:51PM PDT on Jun 3, 2014

I love real maple syrup, have been using it for years.

6:02PM PDT on Apr 27, 2014

It's o.k. John K. both U.S. and Cda have a number of states/prov that are known for their excellent Maple Syrup and only right that we purchase locally whenever possible.

We have a producer nearby that has been awarded an award for excellence and have a number of maple syrup items...I've unfortunately I recently discovered their candy ! Also now use it instead of honey...yes, it can be a little costlier but a little goes a long way.

The charts shown were merely given by a Canadian group of producers and is merely showing the public the differences and benefits...it is just input on something Care2 felt was worthy of for it's subscribers which include more than just us and not really promoting buy Canadian...unless you're Canadian that is !

8:18AM PDT on Apr 18, 2014

The price of maple syrup reduces the amount I use.

7:33AM PDT on Apr 15, 2014

What is this about maple syrup being Canadian?!? What happened to Vermont and New York other US states? I only buy Vermont produced maple syrup.

6:53PM PDT on Apr 14, 2014

Thank you

4:44PM PDT on Apr 14, 2014

Maple syrup is a wonderful product I think and is not used enough. People are programmed to used sugar !! Period

7:53AM PDT on Apr 14, 2014

Thanks for sharing.

7:23PM PDT on Apr 13, 2014

I like it but it sure is expensive.

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