Maple Syrup Challenge

What is going on with our maple syrup?

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I was expecting to post the differences of Grade A and Grade B maple syrup. Only to learn, things aren’t that simple anymore…

Labeling of Maple Syrup can be an issue.

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This author really gives an informative run down of the typical grocery store maple syrups. Educate yourself about real maple syrup.

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Deep Mountain Maple has a very good write up about the Maple Syrup Grades:
Maple Syrup Facts

It’s good to know that all Pure Maple Syrup is made the same way. The different darknesses are due to the time of season the sap is taken from the tree. All pure maple syrup has nutrients in it that our body can use.

This is the last statement on their page:

At the Greenmarket, people often ask us which grade is best. The answer is, whichever one you like best!

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