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Can aspartame (Equal) be used to can fruits?


Aspartame breaks down and loses its sweetening power at the high heats necessary for canning. It would be better to can fruits using a fruit juice or water pack and then add aspartame before serving. 
 

Source: Searle Mfg.

 

 

 

Last update: Tuesday, May 05, 2009

 

 

 


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