Zero or Low Calorie Drinks: The inside story
With people becoming more cautious about health and looking for healthy/nutritional beverages and avoiding famous soda drinks available in market. There’s a lot of buzz about the Low calorie sweeteners replacing sugar in beverage industry. Thus beverage industry is pushing more towards low calorie drinks.
Many biggies such as Pepsi, Coca-Cola are changing trends and to cater to this “health” demand they are reforming the old style colas with new healthy fizz drinks which will have no sugar instead will be based of natural low calorie sweeteners i.e. LCS.
Low calorie Sweeteners are natural or man-made substances that produce a sweet sugar like flavor in the mouth but have zero or nearly zero calories. There is scientific consensus that approved low calorie sweeteners can be consumed within an overall balanced diet.
Common Low calorie sweeteners:-
- Acesulfame –K
- Sucralose etc.
- Reducing Calorie intake
- Helping to manage blood glucose levels in diabetes
- Promoting Weight Loss & Weight maintenance
- Preventing dental Caries
Almost every popular sugar supplement sweetened beverage on the market has a “light” or a “diet” version.Thus the new age drinks based on these low calories sweetener makes our lives easy by not missing the taste our favorite drinks and still remain in shape. You’d need to walk Zero minutes to burn ZERO Calories.