Interesting specific update on this topic from today's mainpage post:
Read more: Is It Primal? – 7 More Foods Scrutinized | Mark's Daily AppleA recent study found that while stuff like honey, molasses, and maple syrup all contain significant amounts of antioxidants that potentially mitigate the metabolic damage wrought by the sugar therein, agave nectar – along with refined sugar and corn syrup – has almost none. Even raw cane sugar beat agave nectar out in the antioxidant category.
Verdict: Not Primal.
Sorry for gravedigging this post up but I figured it was pretty relevant.
Last edited by carlh; 05-23-2012 at 11:04 AM.