Pure Via is an all natural, zero calorie sweetener derived from stevia, a plant native to South America. Its main sweetening ingredient is Reb A, a high-purity extract of the sweetest part of the stevia plant.
The main sweetening ingredient in Pure Via is all natural Reb A. It is blended with dextrose (a carbohydrate derived from corn) and natural flavors to create a sweetener with a clean, crisp taste.
Stevia, a member of the Chrysanthemum family, has been used as a natural sweetener in South America for hundreds of years. Today stevia is used to sweeten foods and beverages in countries throughout the world.
Reb A is the main sweetening ingredient in Pure Via. It is a high-purity extract of the sweetest part of the stevia plant. Because of the high purity level of Reb A and the blend of other natural ingredients used, Pure Via has a clean, sweet taste, without the bitter aftertaste often associated with other stevia products.
Yes, Reb A is a natural component of the stevia plant. Reb A is non-synthetic (not produced by a chemical reaction) and nothing about Reb A is chemically or structurally altered when it is extracted from the stevia plant. Pure Via is not artificially processed, contains only natural flavors, and has no preservatives.
Reb A is the sweetest part of the stevia leaf. After the leaves have been dried and milled, they are steeped in fresh water, in a method similar to brewing tea, to unlock Reb A. It is then purified further and blended with other natural ingredients which help give Pure Via its delicious sweet taste.
Dextrose is a natural carbohydrate used as bulking agent to help deliver the stevia sweetener in Pure Via packets. Bulking agents are ingredients that increase the bulk and contribute to the texture of a food. The dextrose used in Pure Via is derived from corn. Dextrose is also naturally found in fruits, honey and grains.
Pure Via’s sweetness intensity is similar to that of sugar. Each packet of Pure Via is equivalent to 2 teaspoons of sugar. Pure Via is a natural alternative to sugar and can be enjoyed by anyone who wants the indulgent taste of sugar without all the calories.
Pure Via is made from Reb A, the sweetest and best tasting extract of the stevia plant. Some stevia sweeteners are made from crude extracts which are less pure and have a very bitter aftertaste. The natural blend of ingredients in Pure Via makes the sweet flavor very enjoyable.
Pure Via is derived from stevia, a plant native to South America. What’s special about Pure Via is it is made of Reb A, a high-purity extract of the sweetest part of the stevia plant. Pure Via is not artificially processed, contains only natural flavors and has no preservatives or colors added, and all of its ingredients are certified non-genetically modified.
Yes. An extensive library of more than 85 studies exists for Reb A and other components of the stevia plant which supports Reb A’s use in tabletop sweeteners and other products. Additionally, the other ingredients, which provide the bulk of Pure Via, are also safe for this use.
With zero calories and just one gram of carbohydrate per serving, Pure Via is suitable for people with diabetes. Pure Via offers people with type 1 and type 2 diabetes greater variety and flexibility in budgeting total carbohydrate intake.
As a zero calorie, natural sugar alternative, Pure Via can help reduce or replace the calories in foods and beverages. Consuming beverages and foods with Pure Via instead of sugar, along with regular physical activity, can help people achieve their weight management goals.
Pure Via is certified Kosher (parve) by OU (Orthodox Union Kosher). OU Kosher is the world’s largest and most widely recognized Kosher certification agency, certifying more than 500,000 products in over 6,000 plants located in 80 countries around the world.
Allergies are not common to the ingredients in Pure Via, but could occur in sensitive individuals. As with all foods, you should review the ingredients listed on pack. If you have any concerns, you should consult with your physician about use of the product.
Yes. Pure Via does not contain wheat, barley, rye or oats.
Yes. See our recipe section for a variety of great tasting recipes. Pure Via is best in recipes where sugar is used primarily to sweeten.