The plant extract called stevia is 300 times sweeter than sugar
July 5, 2013
It sounds too good to be true – all the sweetness of sugar but with none of the calories.
The final product is a white powder (similar to powdered sugar).
Stevia is a genus of about 240 species of herbs and shrubs in the sunflower family (Asteraceae), native to subtropical and tropical regions from western North America to South America.