Using Agave Nectar

Cooking How-To,How-To
January 29, 2009

As a sweetener for smoothies or tea, as a syrup for pancakes and waffles, there are lots of ways to use agave nectar.

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Looking for more ways to use agave nectar?

  • Try our Banana Fudge Smoothie (below)
  • Use as a sweetener for tea
  • Squeeze a half teaspoon agave nectar into your morning oatmeal
  • Use in place of maple syrup on pancakes and waffles
  • Make macerated berries by crushing fresh or frozen berries with agave nectar
  • Use in cakes and other baked good by substituting ¾ cup agave nectar for each cup of sugar and reducing the amount of liquid by about one-third
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Banana Fudge Smoothie

For breakfast or for a snack, this smoothie is low-fat and delicious.