Agave is a type of succulent plant that includes over 200 species. Agave nectar is a premium sweetener produced in Mexico, from several species of agave plants, including Agave Tequilana (also called Blue Agave). The nectar is produced by filtering and processing the expressed juice from the core of the agave plant. MONIN Organic Agave syrup is derived from premium agave nectar. Made with premium ingredients, it is especially formulated to dissolve instantly in any hot or cold beverage, for fast convenient use with great taste. Agave has grown in popularity in recent years because of its low glycemic index. Among hype bartenders, it has also become a must-have to create the perfect classic cocktails thanks to its round, pure and unique taste. Organic certified, MONIN Organic Agave syrup is made with organically grown agave nectar with no additives or preservatives.