Our Dextrose Powder (also known as Grape Sugar) is a premium quality refined powder, a naturally occurring form of glucose which is a simple monosaccharide found in plants. Dextrose Powder is a carbohydrate that is easily absorbed into the bloodstream, it helps with the absorption of other nutrients and quickly restores the amount of glycogen in the body to the right levels. It has a wide variety of uses which include adding to juices, shakes, cocktails and beverages, use in cakes and baking to replace sugar (it is 70% as sweet as basic sugar) and very hygroscopic. It provides flexibility to fondant icing and inhibits crystallization in ice creams and sorbets. A Dextrose drink provides a very effective boost of energy making it ideal to consume before or after a physical workout and is used by athletes to help muscles repair and recover after exercise. Suitable for Vegan's & Vegetarian's, Non GMO, Gluten Free.