Light agave syrup - organic - 280 / 680g / 1kg

Price: € 3.25 (€ 1.16 / 100 g)

Our featured products
  • Autumn products
Manufacturer: ZoyaBG ®
BB date: 19-06-2022
Origin: Mexico
SKU: SKU9463
in stock:
Quantity:
-
+
€ 3.25
Add to Wishlist


Description

Download organic certificate from HERE (requires Adobe PDF Reader).

Agave nectar (sometimes called agave syrup) is most often produced from the Blue Agaves that thrive in the volcanic soils of Southern Mexico. Agaves are large, spikey plants that are similar to the familiar Aloe Vera. Due to the Blue Agave's high carbohydrate content (which results in a high percentage of fructose in the final nectar), Blue Agave is the preferred species for producing nectar.
The agave nectar is made from the large leaves of the plant. They are cut off, revealing the core of the plant (called the "pina"). To make the agave nectar, sap is extracted from the pina, filtered, and heated at a low temperature, which breaks down the carbohydrates into sugars. Lighter and darker varieties of agave nectar are made from the same plants. The lighter syrups undergo less heating and a more thorough filtration to produce a more mildly flavored product that is neutral enough to be used in many culinary applications. The darker syrups are filtered less, and the solids left in the syrup make for a stronger nectar with a flavor sometimes compared to maple syrup. The taste of agave nectar is comparable, though not identical, to honey. Many people who do not like the taste of honey, find agave a more palatable choice. It also has none of the bitter aftertaste associated with artificial sweeteners.

Directions for use:

An ideal alternative to known sweeteners - use it to sweeten drinks, desserts, sauces and dressings. Please, taste it in advance to match your the sweetness of agave syrup to your personal preference.

Nutritional information per 100g:

Energy - 1240kJ / 290kcal
Fat - 0g
of which saturates - 0g
Carbohydrates - 73g
of which sugar - 69g
Protein - 0g
Fibre - 4g
Salt - 0g

Ingredients:

Organic agave syrup, premium
Product of Mexico

280g / 680g / 1kg

Sales ranks
#156 in Organic foods
#10 in Organic foods > Sweeteners


Shipping & handling
We ship within 24 hours with tracked and signed delivery. For Bulgaria it takes 1 day, for Greece and Romania: 1-2 days, for other EU countries it takes 3-5 days. Tracking number is available after your order upon request.

Customers who bought this item also bought

Show next 5 products

To contact us about this product, please use the following enquiry form

* Your name, email and any personal data will be handled according to our Privacy policy