Healthier alternatives to white sugar have become popular in recent years. There are many such sweeteners, including coconut sugar. It should be noted that coconut sugar is a sugar, which means that it will carry many of the same health risks as white sugar; however, it does have some significant differences. Even though it is sometimes referred to as coconut palm sugar, it should not be confused with palm sugar. Palm sugar comes from a different tree.
If you are trying to decide between using coconut sugar and refined white sugar, you will want to consider the ways in which they differ as well as the important factors when it comes to using one in place of the other. How well do they work when used as substitutes for each other? Consider the following questions when making your decision. Let’s dive into another SPICEography Showdown.