Low Carb Friends  
Netrition.com - Tools - Reviews - Faces - Recipes - Home


Go Back   Low Carb Friends > Recipes and Menus > Low Carb Recipe Help & Suggestions
Register FAQ Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read


Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 07-02-2009, 03:07 PM   #1
Major LCF Poster!
 
Tuscanytrace's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2006
Location: Indiana
Posts: 1,327
Gallery: Tuscanytrace
Stats: 208.8/172.6/113 5'1.5"
WOE: Atkins 1972,VCO, WAPF/whole foods,
Start Date: Oct 15, 06/restart 5/07/ restart 3/08
Help! Xylitol Plus conversion?

I just arrived home on a tight schedule to find my husband hadn't told me he'd used the last of a shaker can of stevia. I'm to take a cheesecake tonight and need to make it right away.

I do have Xylitol Plus, but I can't find a conversion to sugar (from which I can make the conversion back to the stevia the recipe calls for).

Anyone know the Xylitol Plus conversion to either sugar or stevia?

TIA!
Tuscanytrace is offline   Reply With Quote

Sponsored Links
Old 07-02-2009, 04:13 PM   #2
Major LCF Poster!
 
BikerAng's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2008
Location: Duvall, WA
Posts: 2,577
Gallery: BikerAng
Stats: 195/167/155 5'9"
WOE: Atkins - organic & humanely raised
Start Date: Feb 2007
Is it just xylitol (or does it also have stevia in it)? If it's just xylitol, you can sub cup for cup of sugar. Just make sure to let folks know it has it in it because it can affect some folks digestion (not in a good way). I've never had any problems with it, and friends/family I've served it too haven't either - but there are folks who don't tolerate it well. You may want to grind it up a bit in a coffee grinder if the granules are really large (they may not dissolve properly if they are too big).
BikerAng is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-02-2009, 06:24 PM   #3
Very Gabby LCF Member!!!
 
Jennifer Eloff's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2009
Location: Tropics
Posts: 3,129
Gallery: Jennifer Eloff
WOE: Atkins/Moderate Carbs
Start Date: 1999
Good advice, Angie.
Jennifer Eloff is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply


Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are On



All times are GMT -7. The time now is 07:10 AM.


Copyright ©1999-2014 Friends Forums LLC. All rights reserved. - Terms of Service | Privacy Policy
LowCarbFriends® is a registered mark of Friends Forums, LLC.