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Buyer's Guide to Natural Sweeteners (Page 3)

Agave Nectar

Agave Nectar
1 cup = 960 calories


Science Says: Agave contains up to 90% fructose—the most of any of the sweeteners mentioned here.

Best for... Giving smoothies and iced drinks a touch of sweetness.

To Use in Baking: For 1 cup sugar use: 3/4 cup agave and reduce liquid by 2 Tbsp. for each cup replaced and lower oven temp by 25°F.

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