Maple Syrup

Maple Syrup
Maple Syrup

Maple syrup contains fewer calories and a higher concentration of minerals than honey, satisfying your sweet craving. It also contains zinc and mangenese, which are excellent for your immune system. The zinc found in maple syrup is also great for men's reproductive health.

Selection Process

Be sure to choose real maple syrup and not maple-flavored syrups. Grade A maple syrup comes in three grades: light amber, medium amber, and dark amber. Grade B is the more common grade used in cooking and in processed foods.

Nutrition Facts

Serving Size: 1 teaspoon (6.7 g)

Amount Per Serving

Calories: 17.4

% Daily Value*

Total fat 0.0g 0.0%

Saturated Fat 0.0g 0.0%

Cholesterol 0.0mg 0.0%

Sodium 0.8mg 0.0%

Total Carbs 4.5g 1.5%

Dietary Fiber 0.0g 0.0%

Sugars 4.1g

Alcohol 0.0g

Protein 0.0g

Vitamin A 0.0% Vitamin C 0.0%
Calcium 0.7% Iron 0.0%
Vitamin D 0.0% Vitamin E 0.0%
Vitamin K 0.0% Thiamin 0.3%
Riboflavin 5.0% Niacin 0.0%
Vitamin B-6 0.0% Folate 0.0%
Vitamin B-12 0.0% Panto. acid 0.0%
Phosphorus 0.0% Magnesium 0.4%
Zinc 0.7% Selenium 0.1%
Copper 0.1% Manganese 9.7%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your daily values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.