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Sucrose

Also Known As : Table sugar

Vegetarian

Taste Profile

It has sweet taste.

Usage Tips

  1. It is used as a sweetener in sweets and processed foods.

Description

Extraction and refining of sucrose is either  from  sugarcane or sugarbeet. It is an organic compound which can dissolve in water. It a simple carbohydrate, found naturally in many fruits and vegetables. 

Health benefits

  • Body uses sucrose as fuel for energy.(1)

Note

Eating excessive sucrose can cause dental problems. It also leads to weight gain.(2)

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