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Organic Agave Syrup
Organic blue agave syrup is a natural, raw sweetener that can substitute for sugar and honey. It is derived from the carbohydrates present in the blue agave plant through a totally natural process, with no chemicals involved. Organic agave syrup is the preferred sweetener of many calorie-watchers and diabetics, and can be used to sweeten any type of beverage or food.
Organic agave syrup is derived from Agave tequilana, the blue agave plant. As its scientific name suggests, the blue agave is also the main ingredient of tequila. Agave nectar has been used to sweeten foods and drinks since the time of the Aztecs, who believed that the plant had been created by the gods to give comfort and blessing. Today, the blue agave is grown across Mexico and the surrounding area.
Our organic agave syrup is produced by extracting the sap from the agave plant's core, heating it, and concentrating it. As the syrup is heated at relatively low temperatures, most people consider it a raw food. It is sometimes referred to as agave nectar or aguamiel ("honey water" in Spanish).
Noticeably sweeter than regular sugar, organic agave syrup is often used by calorie-conscious customers, who are able to substitute less agave syrup than the original quantity of sugar in a recipe, consuming fewer calories. Many diabetics prefer agave syrup, as it consists mostly of fructose and has a low glycemic index, and some vegans like to use it instead of honey.
Organic blue agave syrup is similar to honey in taste, although it is less viscous and sometimes has mild hints of caramel. Unlike many sweeteners, it has no aftertaste. Organic agave syrup can be used on top of pancakes, French toast, and waffles, to make ice cream, to sweeten drinks, in baked goods, and as a substitute for sugar and honey.
When substituting for sugar in recipes, use about 3/4 cup of agave syrup for every cup of sugar, and decrease the quantity of all other liquids.
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Jane, Minnetonka, MN September 27, 2013
“Wow! Fast, fun, and full of delicious nutty products. What a clever business you have!”
Kathryn, Maplewood, MN April 20, 2013
“I love this company!!!! The product is always of the highest quality, always ships right away and arrives within a few days. It's difficult to find organic high quality foods where I live so Nuts.com is an amazing solution for me :)”
Denise January 4, 2012
“Hey, you nutty people! I love the Turkish figs--very tasty. And I plan to use the chia seeds and agave syrup to make muffins recommended by Dr. Oz. I'm sure they will be tasty. Thanks for great products and speedy delivery!”
Michelle, Swarthmore, PA November 11, 2011
“I <3 Nuts Online!!! The mochi is so delicious and extremely fresh! I can't wait to try the agave syrup and stevia in recipes as alternatives to sugar. Thanks again for your exceptional customer service!!”
Michele, Saucier, MS July 16, 2011
“Just got my order! So happy with everything (love the packaging). I can't wait to try the products. Definitely will order again, and again and again you get the point- shipment was fast. Wow....thanks for a great service!! I plan on having a "nutty" day.”
Jill, Racine, wi June 28, 2011
“Got my order yesterday, and already this morning I am drinking a delicious cup of my new coffee, with my new agave nectar! Was very pleased to find the agave nectar in a glass container. I am not a fan of plastic!
Mat Slat, Wilmington May 2, 2011
“As I mentioned before, incredibly quick and the order was perfect. Can't wait to enjoy all the goodies. ”
Shanan, Toronto, Ontario March 2, 2011
“I can't believe how quickly i received my order. Thank you and I look forward to placing another order very soon!”
M-L, Kelowna, B.C. Canada May 1, 2010
“ Thank you for sharing your information about Agave Syrup and the percentage to be used in a recipe and also giving an example. This is very informative.”
Angela, Irving, Texas April 10, 2010
“I stumbled across this website via the google search engine. My first order included dried guava, kiwi, pomegranate, agave syrup, organic caco powder, panko bread crumbs, non shelled pistachios, almonds and pitted dates. I am very pleased with everything I bought and will definitely be back to try more; Thanks nutsonline.com!!”
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Cheryl, Bradford, NH July 20, 2014
“I use agave in place of sugar. I recently made some seedless raspberry jam using agave. It came out great!”
Serving Size 14g (~0.5 oz.)
(Approx. 32.5 Servings/Pound)
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Organic Premium Light Agave Syrup
Packaged in the same facility as peanuts, tree nuts, wheat, soy, and milk products.
Store in a cool dry place for up to 1 year. It is ok to refrigerate.
Country of Origin: Mexico