What is Dextrose?

Dextrose is a simple sugar derived from corn.

Its sweetness profile is like sucrose (table sugar), making it a popular choice for sweetening beverages, baked goods, and dairy.

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Dextrose Distributor & Supplier Information

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Information About Dextrose

Dextrose is a versatile ingredient with a wide range of applications contributing to flavor, texture, and overall product quality. It is used as a natural sweetener in soft drinks, juices, sports drinks, candies, desserts and baked goods. It is also commonly used in dairy products, beverages, processed meats, canned and frozen foods, and more.

Dextrose adds sweetness to products, acts as a browning agent in baked goods, and as a fermentable carbohydrate for yeast by contributing to dough rise and texture development. It also acts as a humectant in processed meats, a preservative in canned and frozen foods, and as a bulking agent.

Appearance: White, odorless, crystalline powder.

Sweetness: Dextrose is approximately 70% as sweet as sucrose (table sugar).

Texture: Soft, fine texture. When dissolved in water, it forms a smooth solution without noticeable grittiness or graininess.

Solubility: Highly soluble in water.

Particle Size: Variable – fine powder to granulated form, depends on required application.

About AIFI - A Dextrose Supplier & Distributor

American International Foods, Inc. is a leading dextrose supplier with an additional full service portfolio of over 2500 food and beverage ingredients. We offer one of the most extensive lines of sweeteners distributed to manufacturers and processors in the food, beverage, pet food, health and nutrition sectors. With a strategic nationwide warehouse network and our reliable just-in-time deliveries, we can supply your business with high quality sweeteners at competitive prices.