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Jacques Letourneau, senior vice president of business development and marketing for Bernard and Sons in Quebec, says parents especially would be interested in maple syrup as an alternative sweetener
if given more information.
After all, the Bureau of Agricultural Research and the Philippine Coconut Authority have been actively promoting coco sugar as an alternative sweetener
to cane sugar, she said.
Expecting that beet and cane sugar will remain much cheaper than xylitol made from the xylose in corn fiber, scientists believe that the future of the alternative sweetener
lies in niche markets.
"Sucrose remains nearly impossible to fully mimic, and no one alternative sweetener
provides a magic bullet.
"The alternative sweetener
market has been a crowded space for some time now.
Thus the fructan beet might replace expensive semi-synthetic methods of preparing this alternative sweetener
. You also may recall that researchers at the University of Wisconsin (College of Agricultural and Life Sciences, Department of Animal Health and Biomedical Science, 1635 Linden Dr., Madison, WI 53706) isolated a protein sweetener from the pulp of the West African fruit Pentadiplandra brazzeana.
Since starting the business in 1984, Suzanne's Specialties has become an industry leader within the alternative sweetener
category to the health food industry.
With health benefits and a distinct flavor, pure maple syrup is poised for growth as an alternative sweetener
"Just as every consumer has different tastes, it's impossible to ensure that every food using an alternative sweetener
will be able to work taste-wise.
be afraid to go beyond granular; consider offering store brand alternative sweetener
Don't be afraid to go beyond granular; consider offering store brand alternative sweetener