How to Shop for Xylitol

I have been researching how to replace sugar for the few times I do need something sweet with Xylitol, an alcohol-based sugar.

There were a couple of things that I had learned while doing research (the most important of which was, as far as I can tell, Xylitol tastes much more like sugar than, say, Stevia).

  1. Some Xylitol is made in China; some in the US – I go for the US
  2. Some Xylitol is made from corn; some from birch – I go for birch

And that is all. This is a short post.

If you’re interested, the kind that I ended up buying is here: