SweetLeaf - 100% Natural Stevia Sweetener - 35 x 1g Packets
SweetLeaf 100% Natural Stevia Sweetener is America's first natural, zero-calorie, zero-carbohydrate, non-glycemic response sweetener. Just one packet is as sweet as two teaspoons of sugar. This kosher-certified sweetener uses only the highest quality stevia and is ideal for anyone, including those managing their weight or diabetes. Use SweetLeaf in place of sugar.
SweetLeaf Organic Stevia Sweetener Benefits:
- Zero Calories
- Zero Carbs
- Non-Glycemic Response
- No Bitterness or Aftertaste
- No Artificial Ingredients
The Stevia rebaudiana Bertoni plant was discovered more than 1,500 years ago by the native Guarani people, growing in clumps of two or three along the edges of the rainforests of Paraguay. In the beginning, the natives used the leaves for their medicinal benefit, to freshen their breath and to sweeten and mellow the strong taste of herbal yerba maté tea.
Stevia Plant Facts:
- Stevia leaves are 30 times sweeter than sugar
- Stevia leaves are highly nutritious and contain more than 100 vital nutrients
- Fresh leaves are a delicious addition to salads
- Stevia leaves may also be steeped in water to make a delicious and nutritious stevia tea
- Stevia leaves can be eaten or dried, crumbled and sprinkled onto foods like a spice or seasoning
Frequently Asked Questions
What is stevia?
Stevia is a plant that was discovered more than 1,500 years ago in the rain forests of Paraguay. At maturity, the stevia shrub grows to about three feet tall. Stevia leaves are 30 times sweeter than sugar.
What is SweetLeaf Stevia Sweetener?
SweetLeaf Stevia Sweetener is an award-winning natural sweetener with zero calories, zero carbs, non-glycemic response and no artificial ingredients. SweetLeaf has endless uses when you want to add flavor and sweetness to any food or beverage. SweetLeaf has developed more consumer stevia products than any other company in the world.
Is stevia safe?
Yes, there are more than 1,500 studies supporting the safety of stevia. Stevia is destined to be the preferred sweetener of the future. Consumers are looking for ways to reduce calories, carbohydrates and sugar in their diets. Stevia is a solution. SweetLeaf Stevia products are delightfully sweet.
What are the ingredients in SweetLeaf Liquid Stevia Sweet Drops?
Their liquids (Sweet Drops) are made with stevia leaf extract. The stevia leaf extract used is organic and non-GMO. Their liquids have zero calories, zero fat, zero trans-fats, zero cholesterol, zero sodium, and zero carbohydrates. Their natural flavors are plant based, which means that they use a combination of culinary herbs, fruits, and vegetables in a very small amount. Sweet Drops contain no MSG or other products like it. Their liquids are also vegan.
I have tried stevia before and it had a terrible aftertaste. Does SweetLeaf have a bad aftertaste?
No. SweetLeaf does not have a bitter aftertaste. It is deliciously sweet with no after notes. The bitter aftertaste some have experienced in other stevia brands can result from the use of artificial ingredients and chemicals. SweetLeaf is proud to say that their products have zero artificial ingredients such as aspartame and sucralose, zero methanol, zero sugar alcohols such as erythritol, zero maltodextrin and zero dextrose. SweetLeaf is the stevia brand consistently winning global awards for taste and innovation.
Do SweetLeaf Liquid Stevia Sweet Drops need to be refrigerated?
No, they do not.
Is SweetLeaf approved by the FDA as a sweetener?
SweetLeaf Stevia Sweetener was the first stevia product to achieve GRAS (Generally Recognized as Safe) designation in 2008.
SweetLeaf Stevia Sweetener is as natural as the sun, soil and rain that nurture it. That's why it is the most popular stevia brand in the natural food marketplace. SweetLeaf Stevia Sweetener was the first stevia sweetener to receive GRAS status from the FDA and is the only stevia sweetener to win thirteen international awards for taste, innovation and sustainability. From the beginning, SweetLeaf Stevia Sweetener made consumer health its number one priority.
Wisdom Natural Brand's World Impact
Founder and CEO James May has spoken worldwide about the benefits of stevia as a healthier sweetener alternative. As the first person to bring stevia to the U.S. in 1982, May is globally recognized as "The Father of Stevia."
With an ongoing commitment to stevia farming and sustainability practices in Paraguay and other international locations, Wisdom Natural Brands continues to work with, financially support, and aid farmers with housing, potable water, and other needs. James May has been recognized and honored by the President of Paraguay and the American Stevia Federation for his lifetime work in Paraguay.
Jim May has worked directly with farmers and academics in more than 11 Latin American and other countries (Italy, Canada, Asia, India, Africa, the U.S., and countries in both Central and South America, to name a few). The company's ongoing commitment means better stevia crops and processes. This work also benefits and encourages farmers to grow stevia so they can have more successful natural cultivation and to make growing stevia a more lucrative business for the small farmer in order to build a better quality of life for themselves and their families.
Wisdom Natural Brands (SweetLeaf) was recently awarded the Top Wellness Company Trailblazer Award for its innovation of liquid stevia products. SweetLeaf Stevia Sweetener is the only stevia brand to win 13 global awards for taste and innovation over the past few years.
SweetLeaf's Vision and Commitment
The founders of Wisdom Natural Brands believe in quality products, commitment to its customers and to the world in which they live. The company's core values revolve around its vision of making the world a sweeter place for all those in it. Wisdom's commitment to the audiences served include:
- American Diabetes Association and American Dietetic Association: The company's products are and continue to be a great alternative for people with diabetes and special nutritional needs. The company is committed providing its customers with the highest quality, best tasting forms of sweeteners. Wisdom has formed and developed relationships with these organizations nationwide through active association and contribution.
- Wisdom continues to take the initiative as a healthful sweetener solution for children, as well as adults, faced with the challenge of obesity and diabetes in such organizations as:
- Marjorie's Fund (a global initiative helping people with Type 1 diabetes who live in third world countries to survive, control, and manage their diabetes)
- WiL Power (an organization committed to fighting childhood obesity)
- Arizona State University (programs specifically aimed at overcoming the challenge of obesity in children and teens).