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Corn Syrup (5)

1 . Is organic agave similar to high fructose corn syrup?

No, there are tremendous differences between the organic blue agave and high fructose corn syrup and how they are made.  For a detailed explanation, please see our Agave Facts vs. Fiction page.

2 . Where does Wholesome! grow the corn to make the Organic Light Corn Syrup?

Wholesome! Organic Light Corn Syrup is produced in Austria from guaranteed GMO-free organic corn, our light corn syrup is a blend of organic corn syrup, organic glucose syrup, and organic vanilla extract. Wholesome! Organic Light Corn Syrup is organically certified, produced without chemicals, additives, or artificial flavors.  

3 . What is the “Natural Vanilla Flavor” in Wholesome! Organic Light Corn Syrup?

The natural vanilla flavor comes from organic vanilla extract.

4 . Why do you add vanilla flavoring to Wholesome! Organic Light Corn Syrup?

Wholesome! Organic Light Corn Syrup is the only organic alternative to GMO-based, highly processed, synthetic corn syrups on the market. It is NOT a high-fructose corn syrup! Wholesome! Organic Light Corn Syrup with organic vanilla perfectly kicks up the traditional corn syrup recipe. In taste tests, we found[...]

5 . Agave Fact vs Fiction

Lately we’ve received calls and letters from customers about Organic Blue Agave and its relationship to high fructose corn syrup (HFCS). We’d like to assure you that while they both contain common sugars (in the same way that honey, maple syrup, or brown rice syrup contain common sugars),[...]