We make all of our simple syrups from Swerve. It is the ultimate sugar replacement. Swerve is a delicious natural sweetener that measures cup-for-cup just like sugar! It is made from ingredients found in select fruits and starchy root vegetables, and contains no artificial ingredients, preservatives or flavors. It’s zero-calorie, non-glycemic and safe for those living with diabetes, since it has no effect on blood glucose or insulin levels. Added sugar is in EVERYTHING! We could all use a little less in our diets and Swerve makes it so easy!! It comes is granulated, confectioner's and brown.