I Love Real Maple Syrup

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    It's Better

    I will never again buy the fake stuff. Real maple syrup is so much better- it's lighter, not as sweet, and just has a better flavor than the imitation.
    SpiritOfTheRabbit SpiritOfTheRabbit
    36-40, F
    3 Responses Apr 1, 2010

    Maple Baked Beans

    Maple Baked Beans Recipe Serves 10 - 12  Ingredients: 1 lb dry navy beans 4 quarts water, divided 8 slices bacon, cut up 1 onion, chopped 1 cup Maple Syrup 1/2 cup ketchup 1/4 cup...
    czaristacrystals czaristacrystals
    36-40, F
    Apr 15, 2012
    Alyssasecond Alyssasecond
    18-21, F
    1 Response Feb 13, 2016

    As Nature Intended

    Whether its from Vermont, Michigan, Canada or other parts North, genuine maple syrup is one of life's culinary, old-school treasures.  Growing up, money wasn't always around to afford it, so my family usually purchased Aunt Jemima or a similar brand. That's fine when you...
    Grin32 Grin32
    31-35, M
    Mar 29, 2010

    Table Syrup - What The Hell Is That?

    I have never bought the Table syrup variety of fake maple syrup and think it is  total crap (hey - I have a vested interest in the real stuff - come from Canada you know). In fact, will refuse to eat pancakes without it?  Curious to know why Americans almost only serve...
    DeepForest DeepForest
    46-50
    5 Responses Jun 23, 2010

    Who Wants To Eat Chemicals?

    Ever looked at the ingredients label?  Scary stuff there to read.  Who would want to eat all that chemical fake stuff?  The way is pours is even disgusting.  How it just globs out. How its so thick and sticky.  Yuck.
    jcue1976 jcue1976
    31-35, F
    1 Response Nov 11, 2011

    And Candy!

    I shelled out for a bottle of real maple syrup; none of that phony crap for me!  I also absolutely adore maple sugar candy.  Yes, it IS eating straight sugar, what's your point?  It's yummy!
    Plaid Plaid
    31-35, F
    1 Response Nov 7, 2011
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