sugar substitute

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sugar substitute:

see sweetener, artificialsweetener, artificial,
substance used as a low-calorie sugar substitute. Saccharin, cyclamates, and aspartame have been the most commonly used artificial sweeteners. Saccharin, a coal-tar derivative three hundred times as sweet as sugar, was discovered in 1879.
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Place 600g of rhubarb, 100g of onion, four tbsp of artificial sweetner, three tbsps ciger vinegar, one chopped red chilli and one tsp of ginger all together in a large saucepan and bring to the boil.
37 Replace sugar with an artificial sweetner and carry in your bag so you don't get tempted when you're out and about.
would like recipes for making bread with artificial sweetner.
For the past 10 years the artificial sweetner aspartame - known to millions as Nutrasweet - has been extensively used in "low-calorie" products in the UK.
Be aware that Splenda, an artificial sweetner that has been bulked up, measures just like sugar, cup for cup, thus making recipe adaptations easier.
The go-to-hangover cure is changing its recipe imminently - with the sugar content halved and artificial sweetners added.
We went in that direction because no sugar means you need to either use stevia, which has a very bad taste profile, or use chemical artificial sweetners like aspartame which has been linked to health issues.
Sometimes, these are mixed with growth hormones or artificial sweetners.