Bites from the Bench: As part of a series of testing of sugar replacement in everyday snacks with TruSugr™, we will be posting weekly results. Follow us on LinkedIn and Instagram to stay on top of news.
Week 9: Sugar-free Cheesecake
The sugar replacement TruSugr™ challenge series continues with another popular version of cake: cheesecake. That delicious, indulgent treat that one famous company built their entire platform on, is beloved for its luscious texture and balance of sweet and savory flavor that melts perfectly with a buttery, graham cracker crust.
For our testing, we eliminated the sugar of both the crust and the filling, while maintaining the sought-after textures.
- a Creamy, Classic Cheesecake – mimicking one a frozen take-home version of a name brand as well as a classic store-bought premade graham cracker crust
- SF Cheesecake: A decadent, creamy cheesecake was done to perfection with a gentle jiggle. Beyond the texture, the sweetness was a perfect blend throughout the taste experience including the crust. Another win!
- SF Cheesecake: cost-savings is 44% as compared to sugar cane
What is TruSugr™ ?
TruSugr™ is a high-quality sugar replacement that includes our patented and patent-pending bitter blocker component. Many sugar substitutes have a lingering after-taste. Our taste technology erases that aftertaste, allowing the sweetness to shine.
What are the benefits of TruSugr™ ?
- The low usage rates ends up saving customers money, while providing the health benefits top tier CPG companies want.
- With the concerning recent news of sugar substitutes like aspartame and sucralose, TastesNatural™ is proud to provide a safer sugar replacement.
- Significantly more sustainable than beet sugar or cane sugar.
- Tooth-friendly and has a glycemic load of zero.
- TruSugr™ comes in an easy-to-mix fine powder form.
- Proven success in a variety of applications, and our in-house R+D team offers input on formulation, helping to streamline customer’s time and resources.
With “around 91% of consumers influenced by sugar-reduction claims,” and an option like TruSugr™, what are you waiting for?
As the slogan says, We Make Healthy Taste Good™.
Test it for yourself (for free) and experience better taste, naturally.
Previous Results of Sugar-free and Reduced Sugar Testing:
- Sugar-free Pie Filling
- Sugar-free Cake and Cupcakes
- Sugar-free Soda
- Sugar-free Pasta Sauce
- Sugar-free Crackers