Sugar Free Sunday & Date Syrup

Welcome to one of the sweetest weekly virtual potluck get-together ever! Yes indeed — it is Sugar Free Sunday! We host it every Sunday to exchange incredible sugar free recipes. Inspiration to start the week right? You bet!

Guess what I just bought. Yeah – dead give-a-way is the title of this post! 🙂 Date Syrup!!

I found it in my local store next to the honey and maple syrup. I thought it would be an interesting topping for the gluten free, sugar free waffles I had recently discovered. I haven’t yet gone back to maple syrup since expanding my diet after being on SCD for a year. Although I felt date syrup was sweeter than maple syrup, I did enjoy it on my waffles. I’ve been sugar free for over a year and half now, so perhaps part of the “sweeter than” feeling came from just not being used to that level of sweetness anymore. I also tried baking blue berry muffins with the date syrup instead of honey. I didn’t get the ratio quite right so the jury is still out on that one. One thing I noticed though was that my muffins were a lot browner than they normally turn Read More