Does anyone know the DE (dextrose equivalent) value for karo light syrup. I am looking for something in the range of 42? By my math it appears it should be about 45 but I am not sure if that is correct. 10g x 1.36 /30

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spiffypaws February 6, 2011
It has a DE of 42 according to "How Baking Works".
 
hardlikearmour February 6, 2011
I extrapolated a bit, as karo light is "regular" corn syrup. http://class.fst.ohio-state.edu/fst621/Additive%20classes/Sweet/cornsy.htm
You could contact the company if you need more certainty. http://www.karosyrup.com/ContactUs.aspx?b=wc&bsid=wcsid
Cheers!
 
Threemealsaday February 6, 2011
Where do you find that on the Internet? I googled and could not get a soild answer
 
Threemealsaday February 6, 2011
Where did you find that value on the Internet?
 
hardlikearmour February 6, 2011
From internet research it appears the DE of karo light is 42.
 
betteirene February 6, 2011
I'm pretty sure that regular corn syrups (NOT high fructose corn syrup) like Karo are pure dextrose/glucose.
 
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