What is it?

What is NatraTaste Blue?
NatraTaste Blue is a brand of sugar substitute sweetened with aspartame, a sweetener that is approximately 200 times sweeter than sugar. NatraTaste Blue offers an economical choice to people who want to limit their intake of sugar.

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What is the caloric content of NatraTaste Blue?
The Food and Drug Administration classifies NatraTaste Blue as containing zero calories because the number of calories per one serving (less than four calories) is nutritionally insignificant. Each packet of NatraTaste Blue is as sweet as 2 teaspoons of sugar and contains 0.96 grams of carbohydrates.

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How is NatraTaste Blue used?
NatraTaste Blue is perfect for tabletop use and is soluble in hot and cold beverages. NatraTaste Blue may also be used as an ingredient in some recipes for sauces, toppings and fillings, and in preparation for freezing certain foods. Since NatraTaste Blue may lose sweetness in prolonged heating applications, such as stove-top cooking, it is advisable to add NatraTaste Blue after the recipe has been removed from the heat for best results.

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What distinguishes NatraTaste Blue from other brands of aspartame sugar substitutes?
NatraTaste Blue is economical, representing as much as a 30 percent cost savings compared to the leading aspartame sugar substitute.

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What is the shelf life of NatraTaste Blue?
NatraTaste Blue neither loses its sweetness nor decomposes during storage, which makes it safe to consume even after many years. It is recommended to store NatraTaste Blue under cool and dry conditions. Storing the product in a hot and humid environment may result in caked and discolored product. However, the product will still maintain its sweetness and will be safe to consume.

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Is NatraTaste Blue kosher?
Yes. NatraTaste Blue is considered kosher and parve by the Union of Orthodox Rabbis. It is not considered kosher for Passover.

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*Equal is a registered trademark of the Nutrasweet Co.
Equal and NatraTaste Blue both contain the sweetener aspartame.