A Natural Alternative To Sweeteners
Monk fruit is a revolutionary, game-changing solution. Just imagine being able to improve the nutritional profile of a food, beverage, or even a school lunch menu with naturally calorie-free sweetness from fruit - and without sacrificing taste.
Monk fruit is on a mission to help provide healthier great-tasting food and beverage choices for families. You can help spread this message by telling the monk fruit story. Here's what you need to know:
Monk fruit is a natural, calorie-free source of sweetness that is 150 to 200 times sweeter than sugar
Monk fruit has a history of use as a traditional food going back hundreds of years
GRAS affirmed by the FDA
Respected experts understand and support the promise of healthier foods and beverages through this natural alternative to sweeteners.
Moms, healthcare organizations, nutrition experts, even officials overseeing school lunch programs all agree there’s too much sugar and too many calories being consumed in our diets. That’s one of the reasons they are rallying in support of monk fruit - an all natural, great tasting way to reduce sugar using the healthful goodness of fruit.
Here’s what they have to say about monk fruit:
“Families looking to reduce their sugar intake should look for products containing monk fruit concentrate. Monk fruit concentrate provides natural fruit sweetness that kids love and lets families enjoy more quality, nutrient-rich options.
” - Elizabeth Ward, leading registered dietitian and nutrition editor
“I’ve been in the natural foods arena for decades and monk fruit is among the most exciting natural products to ever hit the market
. Monk fruit concentrate is perfect for natural sweetness with fewer sugar calories in the food and beverages you use or share with your family each day, helping you make a big impact on your family’s overall sugar reduction.
” - Linda Gilbert, CEO of EcoFocus and leading natural food trends expert
News & Updates
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Lisa Ling video interview with Self Magazine Editor-in-Chief Lucy Danziger. Nectresse product information is featured at the 1:10 mark. More
The bloggers at DietBlog test (and love!) Nectresse Sweetener. More
Lisa and Lucy taste test Nectresse in a 15-second video that promotes their Self.com interview. More
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Learn more about how Monk Fruit can be a part of your healthy lifestyle! More
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Monk fruit highlighted as a "Top 7 New Food Find" in Self Magazine. More
Dairy and beverages are proving the most popular application areas for monk fruit sweetness More