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06-22-2006, 04:29 PM
I can't find ones that say "sugar-free". All I see are ones that say "no sugar added." Is that the same thing? If not, where are y'all finding sugar free ones? (I'm in Orlando.)

06-22-2006, 05:42 PM
No sugar added means that the only sugar is milk sugar - lactose. There is really no such thing as sugar free as they all have one of the -oses or sugar alcohol like sorbitol or malitol. Please post the actual ingredients.

06-23-2006, 07:53 AM
Thanks Ruth! Here are the ingredients: Nonfat milk, matodestrin, lactitol, polydextrose, cocoa, sorbitol, wehy, coconut oil, microcystalline cellulose, tricalcium phosphate, momo and diglycerides, guar gum, polysorbate 65 & 80, carrageenan, malt powder, salt, cellulose gum, aspartame, artificial flavor, acesulfame potassium, citric acid.

And, according to the nutrition facts, it has 2g of sugar and 9g carbohydrate

06-23-2006, 08:35 AM
Hi Hippy chick, hmmm :chin: looks like a lot of those "oses" and sugar alcohols like sorbitol and lactitol.... Try to look for " The Original Fudgesicle NSA" - it's in a yellow box.. The term "NSA" that you see on some products is short hand for No Sugar Added...

06-23-2006, 09:05 AM
Um....if you don't know what it is, would you really want to eat it? It may be NSA but what's all the other Frankenfood crud? Schatzi, didja notice that I didn't YELL the F word?

06-23-2006, 04:21 PM
Bummer! Guess I'll look around a bit more. Thanks guys! It really stinks that food manufacturers can promote that no sugar has been added to a product when it has sugar alcohols in them. Sneaky devils!