You can argue there are other styles better suited for the low-calorie treatment—and I’d say you are right—but as far as low-cal IPAs are concerned this is the best in what is becoming a crowded market. One Nature Valley Trail Mix bar has seven grams of sugar with corn syrup listed as the second ingredient. Get the best beer journalism delivered straight to your inbox. Truthfully, no added sugar is hidden, especially with the new nutrition facts labels rolling out in 2020 and beyond. Protein bars are popular snacks, especially for people who are trying to build muscle and those who need filling meals on-the-go. Respect Beer®. Sugar-free or low-sugar protein bars exist, but they use sugar alcohols or artificial sweeteners instead. For example, Campbell's Soup on the Go Classic Tomato Soup contains 17 grams of sugar, with high fructose corn syrup listed as the third ingredient. One packet of Quaker Instant Oatmeal in the maple and brown sugar flavor contains 12 grams of sugar, about half of the recommended daily limit of 25 grams. Plus, even if a pressed juice made of fruit doesn't contain added sugars, fruit juice is still not as nutritious as eating whole fruit because juicing a fruit strips it of fiber and fiber helps slow the digestion of sugar and makes you feel full. But at that price it’s an easy pass for me. Avery also chose to not use the word "session" to detail this new low ABV IPA. Slightly Mighty has all the flavor and tropical aromas of a world class IPA, but with only 95 calories, 3.6g carbs, 1g protein and 0g fat. This beer is much drier than I thought it would be, which for me is a good thing. Be sure to catch fancy names for added sugar, too: Coconut palm sugar, turbinado, agave nectar, evaporated cane juice, fruit juice concentrate, brown rice syrup and maple syrup are still sugar. However, many protein bars are stuffed with sugar, often to the point where they contain more sugar than doughnuts, cookies or a bowl of ice cream. Picked up a case today. One serving of Nature's Path Honey Almond Granola contains seven grams of sugar (six added). The beer is pretty unremarkable in the glass with minimal head, a nondescript golden-orange color and transparent body. Ignore the exclamations on the front of the box -- such as "made with whole grains!" Look for the "zero" versions of sports drinks if you're trying to cut calories, sugar and sodium. However, many popular yogurts, especially low-fat or zero-fat varieties, contain shockingly high amounts of sugar -- like Yoplait strawberry yogurt, which contains 19 grams of sugar per serving, 13 of which are added sugars. I’ve always enjoyed other DFH offerings. With chocolate at the start and more chocolate at the finish, the base porter gets lost in this legendary Pennsylvania collaboration. If I want a hoppy beer when calories or carbs are a chief concern, this is the beer I’ll grab. I have no problem spending under $10/week on beer. Those two health claims can quickly be canceled out by the sugar content, though. Boulevard did it really well—Lagunitas, a little bit less so. Copyright © 1996-2020 BeerAdvocate®. 30 IBU | Respect Beer®. Ketchup, barbecue sauce, berry-based salad dressings and other sweet toppings are known to contain sugar, but some others may surprise you: Marinara sauce, for instance, can contain more than 20 grams per serving, as can ranch and caesar salad dressings. Discussion in 'Beer News & Releases' started by Todd, Mar 29, 2019. Meanwhile a quickly fading bitterness keeps the beer crisp and light without becoming watery or too full.