Maple Sugaring – Grades

Maine Maple Syrup Grades

Grades of Maple Syrup – Maine Maple Sugaring Information

Definitions for the different grades of Maine Maple Syrup. Maine Maple Syrup grades vary depending on the tree and the time of season you are tapping.

Maple Syrup Grades

Maple Syrup Grades

The tap made early in the season generally produces a Grade A Fancy Syrup – the lightest shade and most delicate flavored Maple Syrup. Sap gathered later in the season tends to produce a heartier Grade B Maple Syrup. If you would like to feature your Maine Sugarhouse or Maple Products in ME Living.com, contact us at MELiving.com – Maine’s Internet Magazine.

Maine Maple Syrup Grading System

Fancy, U.S. Grade A Light Amber Maple Syrup
This light amber-colored syrup has a delicate maple bouquet and a delightfully mild maple flavor. Popular served over vanilla ice cream, in tea, or in any manner that complements its subtle maple flavor. Many enjoy a slightly-cooled heaping spoonful fresh from the pot!
gradeamedium Grade A Medium Amber Maple Syrup
This medium amber-colored syrup with a pronounced maple bouquet and a characteristic maple flavor is most often used on pancakes, waffles, and as an all-around table syrup. Medium Amber is also delicious by the slightly-cooled spoonful.
Grade A Dark Amber Maple Syrup
A dark amber color with a robust maple bouquet and hearty maple flavor. Most often used to accompany breakfast entrees and as an all-around table syrup.
Grade B Maple Syrup
The strongest and darkest table grade syrup that is preferred by many for its pronounced maple flavor. The most common grade ised in cooking and to add flavor to processed foods.

Maine Maple Syrup

  • Nature Nate's 100% Pure, Raw & Unfiltered Honey is a sweetener as nature intended. One ingredient: Honey. All we add is the bottle
  • Packaged in a 32-oz. bottle, our pure honey pairs nicely with granola, yogurt, coffee, tea, and any food needing a drizzle of natural sweetness. This unfiltered honey contains all the natural benefits of honey straight from the hive and has been tested to ensure it’s clean of pesticides, herbicides, antibiotics and manufactured additives
  • Our blend is crafted for exceptional taste, granting us an award-winning flavor through ChefsBest
  • Our honey is raw & unfiltered meaning it is gently warmed for pourability and unfiltered to keep the natural good stuff like pollen intact
  • Tastes Like Real Maple Syrup: The perfect mix of water, tapioca fiber, non-GMO Lakanto Monkfruit Extract, natural flavors, sea salt, and other quality ingredients makes this sugar free maple syrup a perfect topping for pancakes, waffles, oatmeal, granola, frostings, marinades, salad dressings, and other sweet, sugar free treats. You may also use it with beverages like coffee and tea.
  • Delicious Sugar Free Condiment: Our keto sugar free syrup has 1 net carb and lower calories than traditional maple syrup. Plus, it’s all natural, low glycemic, and gluten free.
  • Lifestyle Friendly: Lakanto Sugar Free Maple Flavored Syrup works with ketogenic, diabetic, candida, paleo, vegan, low sugar, non-GMO, and all natural diets. Diabetics and dieters alike can enjoy the texture, taste, and sweetness of syrup without spiking their glycemic index.
  • Refrigerate After Opening: For best results, we suggest to consume Lakanto’s low carb sugar free syrup within 90 days after breaking the safety seal and refrigerate after opening.
  • The Ultimate Breakfast: Our syrup is vegan, all natural, and does not contain any artificial ingredients. This maple sugar free syrup makes a great topping and additive for a healthy lifestyle. For the ultimate ketogenic breakfast, savor the rich, smooth, maple-like flavor of our syrup on top of Lakanto Pancake and Baking Mix.
  • FLAVOR PROFILE: The darker the syrup, the stronger the flavor. Our Grade A Dark Color, Robust Taste maple syrup is the darkest grade available, providing a strong and hearty maple flavor. Great for all around use including table top and cooking.
  • SUSTAINABLY SOURCED: At Butternut Mountain Farm we are committed to giving you 100% pure Vermont maple syrup. The farmers with whom we work with understand maple and share our commitment to maintaining the health and sustainability of our forests.
  • QUALITY STORY: Our pure maple syrup is carefully selected to ensure the product you receive is of the highest quality. With our strict quality standards, we can trace every drop of syrup from farm to table.
  • PACKAGING BENEFITS: Easy-open, easy-pour, jugs are tamper-evident with an inner seal. They ship well, so they make excellent gifts. Syrup stored in BPA-free plastic jugs retains its natural flavor better than in traditional tin containers.
  • OTHER USES: Use in coffee/tea, cocktails or over cereal, fruit, yogurt or pudding. Add to baked beans, apple pies, pickles and stir fries. Makes a delicious marinade or sauce. Great as a gift.
  • 100% ORGANIC MAPLE SYRUP: Coomb’s Family Farms makes high quality 100% organic Vermont maple syrup perfect for pancakes, waffles, French toast, and any other recipe. Harvested from ancient sugar maple trees and hand crafted using traditional, artisanal health spout taps, our syrup is a pantry staple.
  • GRADE A AMBER AND RICH FLAVOR: Known for its smooth, full-bodied flavor and warm amber hues, this distinctive grade A syrup is produced mid-season when the temperatures start to warm. Its unique and subtle flavor is most often used for table syrup and in coffee and tea.
  • RESPONSIBLY SOURCED: Coombs Family Farms has produced organic, great tasting maple syrup for seven generations. We farm our own land, produce 100% organic maple syrup and package our own pure maple products. Coombs also sources maple syrup from over 3,000 small independent family farms that share our commitment to quality, environmental stewardship, and sustainable forest management.
  • “A NATURAL FOOD”: This 100% organic Vermont maple syrup is harvested from pesticide free farms. Containing no artificial flavors, preservatives, or dyes, this Grade A syrup is non-GMO, gluten-free, nut-free, and Kosher Certified.
  • PROTECT A WAY OF LIFE: At Coombs Family Farms, we support small family farms because we believe they provide more than high quality food. They help restore those lost feelings of connection and meaning by providing opportunities for us to play a better role in determining where the foods we eat come from, how our food is produced, and how it gets to our table. Small farms also strengthen rural economies, preserve important ecosystems, and help to protect a way of life that is increasingly under threat.
  • Contains 1 - 11 ounce bag of ground coffee
  • Stacked with sweet, sweet cinnamon roll flavor
  • 100% premium arabica coffee
  • Pre-ground coffee ready to brew at home with virtually any coffee maker
  • Enjoy the great taste of Dunkin’ at home
  • UNIQUELY HANDCRAFTED COFFEE: One, 12 ounce bag of Cameron's Toasted Southern Pecan Blend. We craft Cameron's Coffee to be the smoothest, most flavorful coffee possible. Our coffee is sustainable, hand-crafted, and small-batch roasted.
  • RICH AND FLAVORFUL: Show your best hospitality serving our specialty Arabica coffees with a taste of sweet Georgia pecans.
  • ALWAYS SMOOTH, NEVER BITTER: We choose only the top 10% of Arabica coffee beans in the world, hand-crafted to perfection. Brew a smooth, full-flavor coffee experience every time. Never over-roasted.
  • SUSTAINABLY SOURCED: From roasting in small batches to reducing water consumption, Cameron’s Coffee is committed to making every day brighter. Creating positive change mean caring about our coffee, farmers, and the environment.
  • QUALITY FIRST: We choose only the top 10% of beans in the world, hand-crafted to perfection. Never over-roasted. If you enjoy Lavazza Coffee, Door County Coffee, Caribou Coffee, Death Wish Coffee, or Illy Coffee - try Cameron's Coffee.
  • The ONLY sugar free maple syrup on the market without sugar or sugar alcohols! We use monk fruit, a low glycemic index natural sugar replacement.
  • No preservatives: we don't use water to dilute our syrup. This also means they're THICK and RICH!
  • Great for using on your breakfast foods, desserts, or warm beverages.
  • Each syrup has 1g net carbs a serving. Low carb, GMO free, all natural.
  • Mrs. Butterworth's original recipe that you've come to know and love
  • Perfect topping for pancakes and waffles
  • Thick, rich, and buttery flavor
  • Delicious way to start the day
  • Kosher certified
  • That's why our Grade A maple syrup is renowned for its wonderful flavor, color and consistency
  • Most use it on pancakes, waffles or French toast, but the possibilities are endless
  • Each serving of Maple Grove Farms Pure Maple Syrup contains no high fructose corn syrup, fat, sodium or cholesterol
  • As the largest packer of pure maple syrup in the country, we go out of our way to provide you with the finest maple syrup possible
  • There's nothing quite so good as pure maple syrup
  • Coffee + Protein: Try 12 bottles of Mocha Latte Super Coffee, packed with 200mg of caffeine, 10g of protein and 0g of added sugar. The perfect keto coffee for a low carb, high protein diet.
  • Indulgent, Guilt-Free Flavor: Can't find a healthy iced coffee? Problem solved. Mocha Latte Super Coffee found that perfect balance - rich, but not overpowering; sweet, but not sugary. With rich, indulgent chocolatey flavor and just the right amount of sweetness, it's the latte you love but made with only positive ingredients.
  • Electrifying Flavor, No Sugar Crash: While other bottled coffees load up on added sugar and other unhealthy ingredients, Super Coffee combines iced coffee, added protein, MCT oil and just a touch of monk fruit and stevia, to bring you the latest in latte innovation. This smart protein coffee will give you sustained energy to keep you fueled all day.
  • Ready to Go: Whether you are chasing the kids around the house or need a 2pm pick-me-up, Super Coffee is your go-to bottled coffee drink. Why do you think we use a screwable cap? We go places your regular iced coffee won't!
  • Built on Positivity: Founded in 2016 in our brother's dorm room, our mission was to create a better-for-you bottled coffee made with positive ingredients. Since then we have been featured on Shark Tank and sold over 100 million bottles, all while continuing to spread positive energy through our products and people.

Maine Maple Products

  • DISTINCTIVE SCENTS OF WASHINGTON: Sipping earl grey tea in the morning while bundled up on a rainy day captures the essence of soft downpours in Washington. This 13.75 oz scented candle is the perfect accessory for your home and office as it will bring back memories through nostalgic scents. Natural and sustainable materials with fragrant Top Notes of Maple, Bergamot, Patchouli; Mid Notes: Rhododendron, Cedarwood; Base Notes: Amber, Musk, Vanilla.
  • THE PERFECT CANDLE: This 13.75 oz scented candle is the perfect accessory for your home and office as it will bring back memories through nostalgic scents.
  • POURED IN SMALL BATCHES: With an average burn time of 60-80 hours, this Homesick Premium Scented Candle is hand-poured in the USA with a natural soy wax blend. A perfect scented candle for calm and meditation.
  • CANDLE CARE: We recommend keeping the organic cotton wick trimmed at ¼ inches and burning it for 2-3 hours at a time. IMPORTANT: Extinguish flame completely when finished.
  • Made with supersuede fabric for quick-dry
  • Elastic waistband
  • Back pocket
  • Drawcord closure
  • Ocean print allover
  • French terry fabric is durable.
  • Hood provides extra warmth.
  • Full-zip closure from neck to ankle makes dressing and changing easy.
  • Fabric: 80% cotton/20% polyester
  • Size Medium: Chest Width/Front Length 22"x 28"
  • Classic cut for looser fit | This is a unisex garment
  • Machine Wash Cold | Tumble Dry Low | Do Not Iron
  • Our graphic designs make unique gifts for every holiday and occasion
  • The product pictured is not associated with any college or university
  • Ultimate potting soil that has everything your plants need in one bag
  • Ocean Forest is pH adjusted at 6.3 to 6.8 to allow for optimum fertilizer uptake
  • Ocean Forest has a light, aerated texture that's perfect for indoor and outdoor plants
  • Product may arrive in a WHITE bag that was added as an extra layer of protection for shipping
  • Tastes Like Real Maple Syrup: The perfect mix of water, tapioca fiber, non-GMO Lakanto Monkfruit Extract, natural flavors, sea salt, and other quality ingredients makes this sugar free maple syrup a perfect topping for pancakes, waffles, oatmeal, granola, frostings, marinades, salad dressings, and other sweet, sugar free treats. You may also use it with beverages like coffee and tea.
  • Delicious Sugar Free Condiment: Our keto sugar free syrup has 1 net carb and lower calories than traditional maple syrup. Plus, it’s all natural, low glycemic, and gluten free.
  • Lifestyle Friendly: Lakanto Sugar Free Maple Flavored Syrup works with ketogenic, diabetic, candida, paleo, vegan, low sugar, non-GMO, and all natural diets. Diabetics and dieters alike can enjoy the texture, taste, and sweetness of syrup without spiking their glycemic index.
  • Refrigerate After Opening: For best results, we suggest to consume Lakanto’s low carb sugar free syrup within 90 days after breaking the safety seal and refrigerate after opening.
  • The Ultimate Breakfast: Our syrup is vegan, all natural, and does not contain any artificial ingredients. This maple sugar free syrup makes a great topping and additive for a healthy lifestyle. For the ultimate ketogenic breakfast, savor the rich, smooth, maple-like flavor of our syrup on top of Lakanto Pancake and Baking Mix.
  • FLAVOR PROFILE: The darker the syrup, the stronger the flavor. Our Grade A Dark Color, Robust Taste maple syrup is the darkest grade available, providing a strong and hearty maple flavor. Great for all around use including table top and cooking.
  • SUSTAINABLY SOURCED: At Butternut Mountain Farm we are committed to giving you 100% pure Vermont maple syrup. The farmers with whom we work with understand maple and share our commitment to maintaining the health and sustainability of our forests.
  • QUALITY STORY: Our pure maple syrup is carefully selected to ensure the product you receive is of the highest quality. With our strict quality standards, we can trace every drop of syrup from farm to table.
  • PACKAGING BENEFITS: Easy-open, easy-pour, jugs are tamper-evident with an inner seal. They ship well, so they make excellent gifts. Syrup stored in BPA-free plastic jugs retains its natural flavor better than in traditional tin containers.
  • OTHER USES: Use in coffee/tea, cocktails or over cereal, fruit, yogurt or pudding. Add to baked beans, apple pies, pickles and stir fries. Makes a delicious marinade or sauce. Great as a gift.
  • Daily L-Lysine supplement for cats helps support a strong immune system and eye & respiratory health
  • Helps manage common feline health issues such as sneezing, runny nose and watery, inflamed eyes
  • Lysine powder for cats & kittens provides specially-formulated immune support for as long as needed
  • Cats love the highly-palatable maple-flavored gel; simple to dose and easy to administer
  • Delivers veterinarian-recommended amount of Lysine: cats = 500mg 2x daily, kittens = 250mg 2x daily
  • 100% ORGANIC MAPLE SYRUP: Coomb’s Family Farms makes high quality 100% organic Vermont maple syrup perfect for pancakes, waffles, French toast, and any other recipe. Harvested from ancient sugar maple trees and hand crafted using traditional, artisanal health spout taps, our syrup is a pantry staple.
  • GRADE A AMBER AND RICH FLAVOR: Known for its smooth, full-bodied flavor and warm amber hues, this distinctive grade A syrup is produced mid-season when the temperatures start to warm. Its unique and subtle flavor is most often used for table syrup and in coffee and tea.
  • RESPONSIBLY SOURCED: Coombs Family Farms has produced organic, great tasting maple syrup for seven generations. We farm our own land, produce 100% organic maple syrup and package our own pure maple products. Coombs also sources maple syrup from over 3,000 small independent family farms that share our commitment to quality, environmental stewardship, and sustainable forest management.
  • “A NATURAL FOOD”: This 100% organic Vermont maple syrup is harvested from pesticide free farms. Containing no artificial flavors, preservatives, or dyes, this Grade A syrup is non-GMO, gluten-free, nut-free, and Kosher Certified.
  • PROTECT A WAY OF LIFE: At Coombs Family Farms, we support small family farms because we believe they provide more than high quality food. They help restore those lost feelings of connection and meaning by providing opportunities for us to play a better role in determining where the foods we eat come from, how our food is produced, and how it gets to our table. Small farms also strengthen rural economies, preserve important ecosystems, and help to protect a way of life that is increasingly under threat.
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