So You Think You Know Your Sweeteners?

In Your Home on March 31, 2010 at 11:30 PM

 Match the sweetener with its scoop.


Acesulfame-K    Aspartame          Saccharin             Sucralose             Stevia      


a.  0 calories, 600X sweeter than sugar, found Splenda, frozen desserts, chewing gum beverages, candy, breakfast bars

b.  0 calories, 200- 700 X sweeter than sugar, found in Sweet ‘N Low, candies, medicines, toothpaste, baked goods, gum, jams, soft drinks

c.  0 calories, 0 carbohydrates, 300 times sweeter than sugar, plant-based, found in Pepsi and Coke beverages, health food products

d.  0 calories, 200X sweeter than sugar, found in, Sweet One, frozen treats, cough drops

e.  4 calories per gram, 200X sweeter than sugar, found in  NutraSweet, Equal, sodas, chewing gum






Acesulfame-K    d

Aspartame          e

Saccharin             b

Sucralose             a

Stevia                    c


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