FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
Most Asked Questions About Sugarcane Juice
WHAT IS SUGARCANE JUICE?
Sugarcane juice is raw juice extract from the sugarcane stalk, which is classified in the grass family, same as wheat and rice. Sugarcane is native to the warm temperate and high humidity regions of the United State, like Florida, Louisiana, California, and Hawaii.
WILL SUGARCANE JUICE CAUSE MY BLOOD SUGAR LEVEL TO SPIKE?
Fresh sugarcane juice contains natural sugar with low a glycemic index. The natural sugar digests naturally and provides energy for your body. The complex carbohydrates and fiber in sugarcane juice, have less impact on the sugar level in your bloodstream.
I AM DIABETIC, CAN I SAFELY DRINK SUGARCANE JUICE?
Research shows that drinking sugarcane juice will not significantly alter the blood sugar levels of diabetics, BUT diabetics should consult with their physician or monitor their sugar levels after drinking sugarcane juice. We do not recommend anyone to drink more than 16oz of pure sugarcane juice a day (without ice).
HOW MUCH CALORIES ARE IN A 8 OZ. OF SUGARCANE JUICE?
There is plenty of misunderstanding when it comes to counting calories. Every food we consume has calories. Some calories are good but some calories are bad for our body, especially when comes to highly processed food. The calories in fresh sugarcane juice have other nutrients that amalgamate together in harmony and digest easily in your body.
HOW LONG CAN A FRESH SUGARCANE JUICE LAST?
Pure sugarcane juice at room temperature will start oxidizing in 15 minutes and will expire after 45 minutes. We recommend you drink it fresh to get the best benefits from the sugarcane juice. If you want to slow down the oxidation, you can squeeze some lemon into the juice or drink it ice cold.
CAN SUGARCANE JUICE BE STORED FOR FUTURE CONSUMPTION?
Fresh Sugarcane Juice can be stored properly if it is refrigerated straight away. It will last up to three days. To further extend the freshness, Fresh Sugarcane Juice also can be stored in the freezer. We also provide Bottled Sugarcane Juice, which will last two months when keep refrigerated.
CAN WE ADD OTHER FRUITS OR VEGETABLES INTO SUGARCANE JUICE?
No. Pure sugarcane juice has plenty of nutrients and provide enough benefits to your body. Adding other fruits or vegetables into the mix might create unpalatable taste. If you think drinking sugarcane juice is too sweet for consumption, you can add couple of slices of lemon or lime, or add 1 oz. of cold pressed ginger.
WHERE DOES YOUR SUGARCANE COME FROM?
The sugarcane I got varies depends on harvesting. There are five states that grow sugarcane; Florida, Louisiana, Texas, California, and Hawaii. The food broker will determine which sate has the best harvest based on my order date. I also have a special request for my food broker, which is only getting the sugarcane from small local farmers.
WHAT CAN I DO WITH NATURAL SUGAR?
Natural sugar is another source of natural sweetener. Any recipe that require sugar can easily replace with 1 to 1 ratio. Natural sugar is perfect for all natural, vegan, and gluten free lifestyle.
IS YOUR NATURAL SUGAR NON-GMO AND ORGANIC?
Yes, my natural sugarcane sugar is non-gmo and organic.
IS FRESH SUGARCANE JUICE GOOD FOR MY HEALTH?
Please refer to the benefits page.