Tag: stevia extract

Green Stevia Powder

Green Stevia Powder

The Stevia plant has been used for centuries, way before it became the popular sugar alternative it is today.  Its leaves can be plucked and directly used to sweeten food and drinks, or they can be boiled to create liquid Stevia. When dried, the leaves can be crushed and made into green Stevia powder or […]

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History of Stevia

History of Stevia

Stevia, a well-known sugar alternative, has a longer history than most people are aware of. Though the plant was first commercialized as a stevia sweetener in 1971, natives of Paraguay have been extensively using stevia for more than 1,500 years. Indeed, we owe them the discovery of this sweet and nutritional herbal plant that has […]

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