Month: November 2011

Stevia is Back!

November 30th, 2011 | Posted in Uncategorized

What is the new sweetener, Stevia, made of and is safe? Stevia is an intense sweetener derived from stevia rebaudiana, a shrub-like plant indigenous to Paraguay. Its leaves, which look like a cross between basil and mint, contain naturally occurring, sweet-tasting substances that scientists call steviosides. The leaves are up to 300 times sweeter ...

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