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Agave Nectar

One Way Parents Can Help Kids Who Have Coughs Fall Asleep

Posted 10.28.2014 | Parents

BY ANNE HARDING Mon Oct 27, 2014 4:05pm EDT (Reuters Health) - Babies with a nagging nighttime cough - and their parents - may benefit from a spoo...

Sorry, But There's No Such Thing As A 'Healthy' Sugar

The Huffington Post | Rebecca Adams | Posted 05.22.2014 | Healthy Living

Infographic designed by Noelle Campbell We hate to be the bearers of bad news, but we feel the need to clarify a common misconception: There's no s...

16 Desserts Made Healthier With Agave

Posted 01.04.2013 | Taste

Because even if we want to eat right, we don't really want to give up cake.

Applesauce Agave Banana Bread

Manuel Villacorta | Posted 01.15.2013 | Healthy Living
Manuel Villacorta

Banana bread is a traditional favorite, and I love to bake it during the holidays. By substituting agave nectar for sugar and applesauce for oil, you can enjoy this sweet treat with less sugar, less fat -- and no guilt.

Note To Self: It's Cinco De Mayo, Write About Tequila

Tony Sachs | Posted 07.04.2012 | Home
Tony Sachs

Here's a quick little shout-out to some of the best tequilas and related products I've had the pleasure to sample over the last year.

6 Ways To Sweeten Your Cocktails | Posted 02.01.2012 | Home

The oldest definition that anyone has found for the term "cocktail" describes a drink with exactly four ingredients: A spirit (of course), water, bitters and sugar.

What the Heck Is ... Agave Nectar?

Kitchen Daily | Posted 08.31.2012 | Taste

Most people recognize agave as the spiky aloe-like plant that is used to make tequila. But this plant has more uses than just the drink that gave rise...

This Sweetener Is Far Worse Than High Fructose Corn Syrup

Dr. Joseph Mercola | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Dr. Joseph Mercola

Most agave "nectar" or agave "syrup" is nothing more than a laboratory-generated super-condensed fructose syrup, devoid of virtually all nutrient value.

Debunking The Blue Agave Myth

Dr. Jonny Bowden | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Dr. Jonny Bowden

Agave nectar syrup is a triumph of marketing over science.