Stevia Extract Powder, White; 90%
Botanical Name - Stevia rebaudiana
Other Names - Kaa he-he, Sweet Herb of Paraguay, caa-ehe, Honey Leaf, Sugar Leaf, Sweet Leaf
Origin - China
Flavor Profile - Sweet with no aftertaste.
Culinary - Use to sweeten foods and beverages. The powdered extract may also be used in baking.
Stevia comes from a small shrub in the aster and daisy family that is native to Brazil and Paraguay. The plant contains various glycosides that provide a sweet taste many times that of table sugar but without the calories or any effect on blood sugar. While the leaf is said to be provide up 15 times the sweetness of cane sugar, the extract, which contains up to 95% steviosides, can be as much as 300 times sweeter.
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