Thaumatin – The King of Sweetness

The Thaumatin fruit where the protein is derived

Thaumatin is a low-calorie sweetener and flavour modifier. It is a mixture of proteins isolated from the katemfe fruit. The Thaumatoccus danielli tree is native to the tropical rainforest areas of West and Central Africa. It is a sweet protein that can replace sugar in food and will not raise blood sugar or insulin levels. […]