Atypical Sweetener

Consumers swap refined sugars for natural-based alternatives

Implications - With the harmful effects of excess sugar consumption now being widely publicized, consumers have begun searching for low-calorie alternatives. The rising popularity of less refined sugars and sweeteners -- especially those that come from natural sources -- indicates not only that preventative health is at the forefront of consumers' purchasing decisions; it also showcases a willingness on the part of the Western consumer to look at other cultures for health inspiration.
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Flavorful De-Sugared Juices - The Edit De-Sugared 100% Tart Cherry Juice Has Antioxidant Properties
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This Year and Hot 1,016 Clicks Pub: Jan 18, 17
Flavorful De-Sugared Juices
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Decadent Sugar-Free Cakes - This Rich Chocolate Cake is Sweetened with Natural Ingredients
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Average 199 Clicks Pub: Sep 3, 15
Decadent Sugar-Free Cakes
This Rich Chocolate Cake is Sweetened with Natural Ingredients
The Chocolate Covered Katie blog recently put together a recipe for a decadent chocolate cake that is sweetened with natural ingredients. As consumers become more health conscious, there is a... [More]
Guilt-Free Artisan Confections - Zimt's Organic Treats are Made from Raw Cocoa Ingredients
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Untested 431 Clicks Pub: Jun 9, 15
Guilt-Free Artisan Confections
Zimt's Organic Treats are Made from Raw Cocoa Ingredients
Zimt’s organic confections are 100% vegan, featuring raw cocoa and coconut sugar ingredients. In addition to its naturally sourced flavors, Zimt is also a charitable brand that contributes 1%... [More]
Sugar-Free Wellness Chocolates - MAZA Chocolate is Sweetened with Nothing but Organic Palmyra Nectar
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This Year and Average 256 Clicks Pub: Oct 27, 16
Sugar-Free Wellness Chocolates
MAZA Chocolate is Sweetened with Nothing but Organic Palmyra Nectar
A UK-based brand called MAZA Chocolate is offering a sugar-free chocolate alternative that is just a rich and flavorful as the real thing. With a growing demand for better-for-you versions of... [More]
Tea-Infused Toppings - Masala Chai Tea Mixed In With Coconut Whipped Cream Goes Great On Fruit
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Untested 323 Clicks Pub: May 28, 15
Tea-Infused Toppings
Masala Chai Tea Mixed In With Coconut Whipped Cream Goes Great On Fruit
For people who would argue fruit isn’t a dessert, this coconut whipped cream topping could just change your mind. From food blogger Beth from Tasty Yummies, the masala chai-infused recipe goes... [More]
Sweet Sugar Skull Cookies - Starbucks is Celebrating Day of the Dead with Sugar Skull Shortbread
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This Year and Average 141 Clicks Pub: Oct 20, 16
Sweet Sugar Skull Cookies
Starbucks is Celebrating Day of the Dead with Sugar Skull Shortbread
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