If you've recently started the slimming world plan, you might have realised just how high syn butter can be, but what about lighter options like Clover light, are they slimming world friendly?
Clover light has 1 syn for a 5g serving making it low in syns, this is due to the spread having reduced fat, you could have up to 75g of this butter before using all of your 15 syn daily allowance.
In our syn guide below, we will take you through why Clover light is so low in syns, some syn values of Clover and low syn alternative spreads for your diet.
At just one syn for a 5g serving, Clover light is very low in syns, as we mentioned you can have up to 75g of it on the slimming world plan before using all of your daily syn allowance.
This spread is low in syns thanks to its reduced fat value, having only 5g of fat in a 10g serving compared to regular clover which has nearly 7g of fat and 3 syns for 10g. We would recommend weighing out this spread in order to stay on track with your syns however.
Clover has a large range of butter and spreads with varying syn values, to help you stay on track with syns, we've listed a few of their general syn values below.
If you find Clover light to be too high in syns, there are plenty of other low syn spreads to try out on the SW plan as a healthy alternative.
To conclude, Clover light butter is low in syns, having just 1 syn for a 5g serving, allowing you to use up to 75g on the plan before consuming your 15 syn daily allowance thanks to its reduced fat value. To keep syns low, we always recommend picking reduced fat butter options over full fat and measuring out your portion of spread to avoid overusing your syns by accident.