When Sugar needs to be Muscovado Sugar! Muscovado, called Khaand in Hindi language, is a type of partially refined to unrefined brown sugar with a strong molasses content and flavour. Muscovado Light is refinded more compared to Dark Muscovado to produce a lighter flavour but still stronger than brown sugar. Muscovado sugar is used mostly in deserts for high sweet strong flavour that goes well with rich deserts, but can also be used to make Gin! Go Muscovado! Muscovado sugar has a long self life.