Originating from South America, the Stevia leaf has long been treasured as a calorie free sweetener. The stevia leaf extract has zero calories but still with the sweetness you would expect from sugar. It has been used widely to sweeten food and drinks. Read on to find out more…
To make our delicious Trop50 range irresistibly sweet, we add an extract of the stevia leaf, giving you the sweetness without the calories.
Stevia is a native plant of South America, where it’s known as Ka’a He’ê, or sweet herb, and it’s a member of the Asteraceae family (which includes sunflowers and chrysanthemums).
The stevia leaf extract has zero calories, and can be up to 400 times sweeter than sugar.