Dancing Spoon: Agave Nectar

Dancing Spoon: Agave Nectar

Agave nectar is a sweetener from the cactus plant it is grown in Jalisco, Tequila, Guadalajara, and Cuquio, Mexico. It is available at health food stores. As a sweetener, Agave nectar, also known as Agave syrup, is notable in that it has a low glycemic index and low glycemic load. Apparently lower than most if not all other natural sweeteners on the market. It is thinner in texture and sweeter than honey.