What You Should Know
NuNaturals NuStevia White Stevia is a packet sweetener that contains more Stevia than other brands, according to the official website. Stevia is a natural product that has recently been approved for use as a sweetening agent. In order to keep NuNaturals NuStevia White Stevia flowing, NuNaturals adds Maltodextrin to the mix. Maltodextrin is a carbohydrate that has no taste but provides a grainy texture to keep Stevia grains separated.
List of Ingredients
NuStevia Extract, Maltodextrin, and Natural Flavors.
NuNaturals NuStevia White Stevia claims to have zero calories per serving but one gram of carbohydrate. The carbohydrate comes from Maltodextrin. If there is one gram of carbohydrate in each packet of NuNaturals NuStevia White Stevia, then there are at least four calories in each packet. Depending on the number of packets used per cup of coffee, tea or juice, the calories could add up over time and ruin a low calorie eating plan. Taking one gram of carbohydrate into consideration, using 25 packets during the day would equal 100 extra calories unaccounted for.
Unlike artificial sweeteners, NuNaturals NuStevia White Stevia is only slightly sweeter than sugar. For every packet, or