Fifty Ways to Meet Your Lover - Names for SugarJune 01, 2009
Fifty Ways to Meet Your Lover
Competency # 11 Sugar
Reference: Google: “Names for Sugar”
Sugar. We love sugar. Our tongues have receptors for sugar. Our brain puts out endorphins when we eat sugar. Throughout our evolution, sweet meant valuable nutrition that was safe to gorge on. Now, in the twenty first century, sweet is our downfall. We are all addicted to it. When we get it, we gorge on it. We all know that sugar is a problem. Our food manufacturers know that we are watching.
Here is where it gets tricky. Law requires that processed foods have a label on them that list their ingredients in order of content. If sugar is the most abundant ingredient, it must be listed first. Then, you, the savvy shopper, would not buy it. Let’s pull off some sleight of hand. Let’s fool you, knowing that you really want to be fooled anyways. Let’s put sugar into many different forms, and list each of the forms separately. They are all still sugar, glucose and fructose combined together. It gets to be kind of fun. Here are the 56 names I’ve found so far for sugar. Fifty ways…
- 1.Barley malt
10.Corn syrup solids
15.Dehydrated cane juice
22.Free Flowing Brown Sugars
25.Fruit juice concentrate
There are more!
WWW: What Will Work for Me? Alarm, alarm! You are being lied to. Give me a break. Turn it around and have some fun. Look at your next “Fiber Bar” and see how many forms of sugar you can find. If there are more than three, DON’T eat it. It’s mostly sugar. And your lover is lying to you. Toss it. Have an apple. Eve may be a fallen angel, but she offered you a sweet apple, and it is better for you.