This All-Natural Sugar Alternative is Derived from Chicory Root

 - May 22, 2015
References: swervesweetener & swervesweetener
Boasting a myriad of health cultivating properties, Swerve is a line of sugar alternatives that rely on ancient root vegetable-derived ingredients. Available in granular and confectioners varieties, the zero-calorie sugar alternative is non-GMO, gluten-free and pet safe.

Swerve products contain root chicory-derived oligosaccharides, a natural sweetener that dates back 5,000 years and was highly valued in the Roman empire. It boasts a number of health benefits including lowering cholesterol.

Given Swerve's natural sources, it is non-glycemic, meaning it helps maintain blood sugar levels, making it Diabetes friendly in addition to being easy to digest and tooth friendly. The sugar alternative also measures like the real thing, so no conversion charts are necessary as it measures cup-for-cup.