# Can you use maple syrup as a substitute for glucose syrup?

Maple syrup could be an ideal substitute. The sweetness ratio would be about less. The resulting texture and flavor will be altered.

### Whats the density of maple syrup?

The density of maple syrup seems to be normally measured in brix with the requirement of 66 brix. For the rest of us that use density in an every day sense we use water as a density of 1 as a standard. For a gallon of maple syrup produced to standard and at room temperature the weight is about 11 lbs. Given the weight of water, given the same conditions, at 8.3+ lb/gal; the density…

### How much density does maple syrup have?

The density of maple syrup seems to be normally measured in brix with the requirement of 66 brix. For the rest of us that use density in an every day sense we use water as a density of 1 as a standard. For a gallon of maple syrup produced to standard and at room temperature the weight is about 11 lbs. Given the weight of water, given the same conditions, at 8.3+ lb/gal; the density…

### Does maple syrup need to be refrigerated?

Raw maple syrup - such as you would buy at a country stand where they make it on the property - should be refrigerated, yes. Store bought maple syrup does not need to be refrigerated, in fact one well-known brand states on the label: "Refrigeration not necessary". Unless you use your syrup within two or three weeks after opening, it helps to refrigerate it. I've had open syrup develop a type of mold after a…

### What can be use instead of maple syrup?

Blackberry Patch makes 24 varieties of fruit, nut, maple blend, and sugar free syrups and many of these may be used in the place of maple syrup. The uses include breakfast (pancakes, waffles, crepes, oatmeal, muesli, yogurt, etc.) as a topping for ice cream & cheesecake, and as an ingredient in baked goods, shakes & smoothies, dressings & marinades, and as a meat or vegetable glaze. Recipes are available at www.blackberrypatch.com If you are out…

### An interesting fact about the use of a sugar maple tree?

Well here in Canada we cut them and they drip a sort of anti-freeze. It is also known as maple syrup... hmmmm... 177 And it has big leaves!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

### Is moldy syrup safe to eat?

I have always eaten moldy maple syrup after carfully skimming off the mold. It has never made me sick. I have always been told that the mold on very sweet foods in not an unhealthy mold, but I still skim it off and only use the clear part of the maple syrup. You do not state exactly what the syrup you are asking about is made from. This may change matters. I am only speaking…

### How to Find Sweet Nutrition with Maple Syrup ?

Substituting with Maple Syrup You can use maple syrup instead of sugar in your recipes. Use 3/4 of a cup to 1 cup to each cup of sugar. Maple syrup will be a little less sweet than sugar, so if you do prefer more sweetness to your recipes, use the larger amount. Decrease the liquid in your recipes by 2-4 tablespoons for 1 cup of maple syrup. Add 1/4-1/2 teaspoon additional baking soda, unless your…

### What is the syrup of Guadalajara?

I have been to Guadalajara and it would seem logical to me that the syrup is raw agave nectar from the maguey plant that is used to make tequila. This syrup is sweeter than maple syrup and the "sugar" index is much lower than that of cane sugar - so - it's better for you. It also tastes great and is readily available at specialty food stores like "Whole Foods." Good on cereal, toast, mixed…