Agave is produced from Mexico's Blue Agave cactus plant, the same species used to make tequila. It has been extracted by hand from its pineapple shaped core for centuries. The flower shoot is cut out and the sap collected. Healthy and tasty, this natural sugar substitute also has a very low Glycaemic Index. This means that it is slowly metabolised and keeps your blood sugar levels balanced. This provides your body with a constant source of energy.It has less than 3 calories per gram and is 1.4 times sweeter than other natural sweetners making it an ideal ingredient in a weight control diet. It is suitable for a raw food diet.
Origin - Mexico
Certification - QAI