What is agave syrup?

Answer Agave syrup, most commonly known as agave nectar, comes from the agave plant grown predominantly in parts of Mexico as well as in parts of South America and the southwestern United States. Agave ne... Read More »

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Can hummingbirds eat agave syrup?

On One Hand: Most Hummingbird Feed Recipes Use SugarMost hummingbird feed recipes call for sugar and water. The hummingbirds are attracted to the sweetness of the water, so agave isn't needed.On th... Read More »

How is agave syrup made?

Agave syrup is a natural sweetener that is mainly produced in Mexico, and is derived from the agave plant, a cactus-like succulent similar to aloe vera.Plant TypesWhile there are over 100 different... Read More »

How to Substitute Agave for Corn Syrup?

Agave syrup comes from the nectar of the agave plant. This natural sweetener does not affect blood sugar levels as much as other sweeteners, according to Gourmet Sleuth. It substitutes well for oth... Read More »

Is Corn Syrup considered "natural" (corn syrup, not high fructose corn syrup)?

There is no definition of "natural" as recognized by the FDA/USDA. It is a catch-all marketing term for everything from the most processed foods to the most basic foods. Food manufacturers use it t... Read More »