Sanct Bernhard Sweet Nature Xylitol Birch Sugar
Birch sugar is also known as xylitol or xylitol a natural, vegetal sweetness can be found in many vegetables, fruit and fiber-rich plants. This Birch sugar is extracted in a very elaborate process mainly from birch and beech wood.
- sweet as sugar, but 40% less calories
- low glycemic index of 7
Following statements regarding xylitol Birch sugar have been confirmed by the European authority for food safety (EFSA):
- The consumption of food and drinks, that contain sugar xylitol causes that blood sugar levels less rise after their consumption as in the consumption of sugary foods and drinks.
- Contributes to the preservation of the tooth mineralization.
100% sweetener xylitol.
1000 kJ / 240 kcal
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For children under 3 years of age the consumption is not recommended, but adults should make the transition to this sugar slowly, because an excessive consumption of xylitol can have a laxative effect. Store in a cool and dry place.