This sun-kissed sweetener is the crys?tal?ised nec?tar of the trop?ical coconut palm tree blos?som, har?ves?ted high in the sway?ing can?opy by tra?di?tional farm?ers, then evap?or?ated and ground into a unique, faintly caramel-tasting, not too sweet sugar altern?at?ive. Coconut palm sugar, made from coconut tree nectar, can help maintain proper levels of blood sugar glucose levels. The vital nutrients and minerals in coconut palm sugar can help heal your body and prevent illness. Coconut palm sugar contains significantly more potassium, magnesium, zinc, iron, phosphorus, nitrogen and sodium than brown or white sugar. Potassium and nitrogen can help prevent cardiovascular disease. Magnesium and sodium are necessary for proper nerve function,and zinc increases brain function. Iron is necessary for blood health and a strong immune system to help you stay well and recover from illnesses. The phosphorus in coconut palm sugar helps kidneys function and promotes cell health.