Organic Coconut Palm Sugar Tastes like sugar – with a hint of flowers (and caramel). Coconut palm sugar has nothing to do with Palm oil or the palm oil palms. In fact, the FAO (Food & Agriculture Organization of the United Nations) claims that coconut sugar is the most sustainable sweetener in the world!
It is the crystallized (evaporated) nectar of the tropical coconut palm tree blossom. Coconut sugar is mostly sucrose (about 70%) followed by glucose and fructose. Boasting a naturally low Glycemic Index (GI 35) that is almost half the GI of cane sugar (GI 68), lower than honey (GI 55) and agave (GI 42). Contains protein (12 amino acids) and minerals including potassium, magnesium, phosphorous, zinc and iron.
Certified Organic: ACO
Country of Origin: Indonesia