Bonus Where Is the Sugar

Bonus Where Is the Sugar - Where Is the Sugar? Do you know...

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Where Is the Sugar? • Do you know how much sugar is in your favorite snack food? • Do you know where to look on the food label to find out? • If the term “sugar” is not listed, could there still be sugar in your snack food? 1.  Select 3 of your favorite snack foods.  Your foods could be 3 similar types of a snack food  that you would like to compare.  Attach the food labels to this page.  Pepsi, French Fries, Cinnamon Toast Crunch 2. Read the ingredients list on the food label. This is found below the Daily Values table on the  label. a. Do you see the word “sugar” listed anywhere? Yes Sugar’s other names are: brown sugar, corn sweetener, corn syrup, dextrose, fructose,  fruit juice concentrates, glucose, high fructose corn syrup, honey, invert sugar, lactose,  maltose, molasses, raw sugar, and syrup. b. Do you see any of these names listed? Yes
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This note was uploaded on 03/30/2008 for the course HNFE 1004 taught by Professor Mdlewis during the Spring '07 term at Virginia Tech.

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