What form does Dark Brown Sugar come in? Is it liquid?
Dark Brown Sugar is soft, sticky and clumps easily. It contains molasses syrup, which, when mixed with raw sugar, coats each crystal and gives it a moist texture.
What can I do to bring back Fytro Dark Brown Sugar to normal if it has ‘crystallized’?
When the moisture in brown sugar evaporates, it hardens. If your brown sugar has become a hard, solid mass, you can make it soft and moist again by placing the sugar in a bowl, covering it with a wet towel and leaving it for half a day.
Can Fytro Dark Brown Sugar be consumed by diabetics?
Fytro Dark Brown Sugar cannot be consumed by diabetics or anyone on a sugar restricted diet, because it is made of sugar cane, just like crystalline white sugar. It has simply undergone less processing.
Is your soya genetically modified?
No, our soya is not genetically modified. All ingredients that we use for our products, including soya beans, are from certified suppliers that guarantee that they are not genetically modified. In addition, we analyze our ingredients at our own, as well as at independently owned scientific laboratories, thus adding another level of inspection before producing our products.
Can I make burgers with Fytro Soya Mince?
You can use Fytro’s Soya Mince in the same way you would use minced meat in any of your dishes. Just follow the instructions on the packaging. One little tip: try adding more herbs and spices than you would normally add to minced meat to make your dish even tastier.
Is Fytro Soya mince organic?
Fytro Soya Mince and Soya Kebab are not organic. All organic products are clearly labeled as such on the packaging.
Does Fytro Salt Substitute contain iodine?
Fytro Salt Substitute does not contain iodine. Salt containing iodine must be labeled as “iodized salt” on the packaging.
Can Fytro Salt Substitute be used by people taking cortisone?
You should consult your doctor regarding the suitability of consuming salt substitutes while taking cortisone.
Is the soya in Fytro Soya Drink genetically modified?
No, soya is not genetically modified. All ingredients that we use for our products, including soya beans, are from certified suppliers that guarantee that they are not genetically modified. In addition, we analyze our ingredients at our own, as well as at independently owned scientific laboratories, thus adding another level of inspection before producing our products.
Can I heat Fytro Soya and Almond drinks so I can drink them hot?
Fytro Soya and Almond drinks can be enjoyed both cold and hot, on their own or mixed with fruit or any other addition of your choice.
Are Fytro Soya and Almond drinks suitable for fasting?
Fytro Soya and Almond drinks are a delicious dairy alternative when fasting.
Do Fytro Rice Cakes contain gluten?
Fytro Rice Cakes are 100% gluten-free. All products that contain or could possibly contain even a trace of gluten, are clearly labeled as such on the packaging.
Can your molasses be consumed by diabetics?
Molasses cannot be consumed by diabetics as it is a by-product of the sugar cane refinement process, just like regular sugar.
Can I eat molasses on its own, or only as part of a recipe?
You can consume molasses on its own in moderation, as part of a healthy diet.
Can I cook with molasses?
Yes, you can cook with Molasses. Molasses is a great addition to a variety of recipes, especially when you want to give the dish you’re making an exotic flavor. As shown on the packaging, it can be used to make sauces and dishes with minced meat and pulses among others.
Do Fytro Oat Flakes contain gluten?
Yes, Fytro Oat Flakes contain gluten, and, as with all of our products that contain gluten, are clearly labeled as such on the packaging.
Can Fytro jams be consumed by diabetics?
No, Fytro jams cannot be consumed by diabetics because they contain fructose, which is a type of sugar.
Why isn’t it indicated on your packaging that your soya is not genetically modified?
Companies are only legally obliged to include an indication regarding GMOs on the packaging when the product is in fact genetically modified. Products that are not genetically modified, including our soya bean products, do not have to be labeled as such.
What Fytro products are sugar-free or without added sugar?
Our Muesli and Whole grain Oat Flakes with Super Fruits products are made without added sugar, while our Oat Flakes and Oat Bran are completely sugar-free.
Our jams are also made without added sugar, but as they do contain fructose, they are not considered to be sugar-free.
What Fytro products are gluten-free?
The following Fytro products are gluten free, and can be enjoyed by those on gluten-free or gluten restricted diets:
- Rice Cakes
- Rice Cakes with Sesame Seeds
- Mini Rice Cakes with Milk Chocolate
- Mini Rice Cakes with Yogurt and Orange flavor
- Organic Soya Drink
- Almond Drink with Calcium and Vitamins
- Crunchy Muesli with Oats and Chocolate
- Crunchy Muesli with Oats and Honey
- Jams (strawberry, peach, sour cherry)
Which Fytro products are rich in protein?
The following Fytro products contain substantial amounts of protein:
- Soya Mince
- Soya Kebab
- Our Quinoa and Baked muesli are also a good sources of protein