Sweetener containing 40 % less calories compared to sugar
Xylitol has 40 % less calories compared to sugar
Use for cooking, baking or on fresh fruits
Recommended use:. Use as a sweetener for cooking, baking or on fresh fruits.
Limited use is recommended as xylitol may have a laxative effect.
Birkesød Xylitol Sweetener is a white crystalline substance resembling and tasting like sugar. Xylitol has the same sweetening value as sugar with 40 % less calories.
Xylitol is a sugar alcohol naturally found in trees, fibrous greens, fruits - and in the human body. The raw material for Birkesød Xylitol is hardwood, mainly birch and beech. The product is used as a low-calorie sweetener for cooking and baking - as an excellent replacement for 'ordinary' sugar.