Le Sirop de Monin Sugar Free Sweetener Syrup

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Product of: Product of France France

A zero sugar sweetener alternative to sugar syrup designed to be used in low-calorie cocktails or to sweeten coffee. This sweetener has a sweetness roughly equal to 2 parts sugar to 1 part water (by volume) sugar syrup.
Monin’s Sugar Free Sweetener syrup is free from artificial flavouring, suitable for vegans and allergen free. It has an ambient shelf life of up to three months after opening and up to 18 months unopened.

This sugar-free sweetener was launched in the UK in January 2019 and we’ll add links to our usual shops as the product becomes more widely available. In the meantime, it is available from:
Venus, The Drink Shop and UDAL Supplies Ltd.

Review and Tasting

Sampled on 10/01/2019


(sample bottle best before Jan/20) Crystal clear.


Virtually no discernible aroma.


Sweet with little flavour. Neutral minerality. Much thinner mouthfeel than sugar syrup.


The sweet finish ends with a faint metallic note which, while there, is very very light, especially compared to other sweeteners.


For most palates, when a cocktail is made with this sweetener there is little to separate the same cocktail made with sugar syrup. The thinner mouthfeel and a very very light metallic note is about all decerning drinkers will detect, but only if they are aware of what they are looking to find a difference. I made and sampled 27 different cocktails using this syrup and only towards the end of this did I become aware of the subtle note on the finish. Remember, it is not just sugar-free, this syrup is virtually calorie free.

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Product Information

Barcode UPC: 3 052911 345937
Bottle Size: 700 ml
Closure: Screw / Stelvin cap


Energy: 0.6Kcal/100ml

More about Monin Sugar Free Sweetener Syrup

Produced by: Georges Monin SA
UK distribution by: Bennett Opie Ltd

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