Absorbing plant juice into pure sugar ends up with more sugar than anything else---so if a person wants that much sugar, that would be one method. Best method is to just eat the food with the teeth and chew to a liquid.
Herbs made as tinctures are broken down by natural grain alcohol and are their best when 12 years old and even better after 100 years old. A good tincture is forever breaking the herbal minerals down further and further.
Humans I believe are created by God to live on Air loaded with minerals from the sun. Those minerals before the creation of planes/jets and the military all came by way of spending several hundred years in the upper atmosphere and being eaten by bacteria until organic----even better is when the trees and plants breath in this air and then produce sweet fruits to eat.
People often ignore the fact trees and plants breathe.
Take a small potted tree and put it in a car with the window up on a hot summer day and it will die every bit as fast as a human would.