These great pancake syrups are thick and delicious, the perfect treat without the sugar!! Besides pancakes, they can be used in waffles, French toast, other breakfast treats, desserts, or even drinks! Xylitol is the all natural sweetener that is extracted from fruits, berries, lettuce, hardwoods and other plants. Xylitol is from a group of sweeteners that are often used in food called sugar alcohols or polyols. These in fact are not either sugar or alcohols, but natural compounds formed from sugars.Xylitol is the NATURAL sweetener that looks and tastes like sugar with many exceptional benefits:Great Taste- Other sugar alcohols like sorbitol, lactitol, mannitol, maltitol, or erythritol are only a fraction of the sweetness as sugar. Xylitol, however, is just as sweet as sugar and does not require any other synthetic sweeteners to give a great sweet taste. The competition may also use these sugar alcohols but may still include synthetic sweeteners to increase the sweetness. Xylitol doesn't need any synthetic sweeteners to give a great 100% natural flavor.Lower Calories- Xylitol has about 40% lower calories than sugar, with all the great taste! It is good for anyone who is on a diet, watching their calories, or just wants to be healthier. Although this product contains carbohydrates, many people don't count these carbohydrates because they have a minimal effect on blood glucose levels and have a lower calorie amount per gram. These products, in effect, have low Net Effective Carbs.Suitable for Diabetics- Xylitol also has a low glycemic index value of only 7, has minimal effect on blood sugar levels, and does not require insulin to metabolize. It is not only effective for those with diabetes or people with hypoglycemia, but for anyone who is sensitive to sugar.Good Dental Health- Xylitol is a good sugar alternative for everyone because it is beneficial for dental health. Xylitol helps reduce dental cavities, plaque, and tooth decay. Studies have shown that Xylitol is actually cariostatic, in other words, it reduces new tooth decay by inhibiting plaque and suppressing decay-causing bacteria. By switching to xylitol products, you may actually help damaged teeth grow stronger.No problems in digestion- You may have heard of other sugar alcohols or seen labels on products that warn of a laxative effect. Most other sugar alcohols such as sorbitol, mannitol, maltitol, isomalt, or lactitol may cause digestion problems. This is not the case for Xylitol!!! Xylitol is the sugar alcohol of choice because is as sweet as sugar, a natural choice, with no side effects like the others.Other Great Advantages- Although Xylitol has been used as a sweetener since the 1960's in the United States, there are recent studies that confirm that it is more than just a great tasting low calorie alternative to sugar. Xylitol destroys bacteria that may cause ear infections and ulcers and may even help strengthen bones.Our Xylitol pancake syrups are available in 3 great tasting natural flavors with many more new flavors on the way. After you try these great tasting syrups, you'll be hooked on the NATURAL alternative!Allergen Statement: This product contains no allergens.