Is splenda a safe sweet substitute for sugar?

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Can simple syrup be made with Splenda instead of sugar?

Simple syrup can be made with Splenda instead of sugar. Use a 1:1 ratio (1 cup of Splenda to 1 cup of water) and dissolve the Splenda in boiling water. Allow to cool and then pour into a jar for us... Read More »

How many packets of Splenda equals 2 tablespoons of sugar?

One packet of Splenda contains the equivalent of two teaspoons of sugar. To get one tablespoon of sugar, use 1 ½ Splenda packets. Therefore, three Splenda packets is the equivalent of 2 tablespoon... Read More »

Is Splenda brown sugar blend gluten-free?

The Splenda Brown Sugar Blend is a gluten-free food product. It’s made up of a mixture of brown sugar and the Splenda no-calorie, non-carbohydrate sweetener that's known as “sucralose.”Refere... Read More »

What is the difference between Splenda (sucralose) and Table sugar (sucrose)?

Chemically, the difference is a few chlorine atoms replacing hydroxide groups. Wikipedia has an article on each pi... Read More »