General Information
NameMolasses
Scientific NameNot Available
DescriptionMolasses is a viscous by-product of the processing of sugar cane, grapes or sugar beets into sugar. The quality of molasses depends on the maturity of the sugar cane or sugar beet, the amount of sugar extracted, and the method of extraction. Sweet sorghum syrup is known in some parts of the United States as molasses, though it is not true molasses. [Wikipedia]
Primary IDFOOD00786
Picture811
Classification
GroupBaking goods
Sub-GroupBaking goods
Taxonomy
Lineage
ITIS IDNot Available
Wikipedia IDMolasses
Composition
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References
Content Reference— U.S. Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Research Service. 2008. USDA National Nutrient Database for Standard Reference, Release 21. Nutrient Data Laboratory Home Page.