Gatorade Thirst Quencher .
Gatorade Thirst Quencher is the formal name to the traditionalvariety of the drink, which is available in flavors such as berry,fruit punch, orange… and lemon-lime. Water, sugar, dextrose, citricacid, flavoring, salt, sodium citrate and monopotassium phosphateare the core ingredients common in each flavor. Other ingredients,such as Yellow 5, Red 40, Yellow 6 and Blue 1, dictate the drink'scolor, while individual flavors have assorted other ingredients.Fruit punch, for example, contains the above ingredients andmodified corn starch and glycerol ester of rosin. G2 .
Gatorade's G2 brand is available in flavors such as fruit punch,grape and orange, but is sweetened with sugar and low-caloriesweeteners sucralose and acesulfame potassium to keep the drink lowin calories. Common ingredients in several flavors of G2 are water,sugar, citric acid, salt, sodium citrate, flavoring, monopotassiumphosphate, sucralose and acesulfame potassium. Coloring agents suchas Red 40, Blue 1 and Yellow 5 provide the color. Gatorade Prime .
Gatorade Prime is a drink served in a pouch designed forathletes to drink before they begin exercising or competing. It'savailable in flavors such as orange and grape. Ingredients includewater, isomaltulose, sugar, dextrose, maltodextrin, citric acid,flavoring, xanthan gum, salt, monopotassium phosphate, calciumpantothenate, niacinamide and coloring such as Yellow 5 or Red40. Gatorade Recover .
Gatorade Recover contains protein and carbohydrates to help yourbody recover after exercise. Its flavors include mixed berry andtropical orange. Common ingredients, regardless of flavor, includewater, sugar, whey protein, collagen, dextrose, flavoring,maltodextrin, phosphoric acid, citric acid, sodium bisulphate salt,sucralose and acesulfame potassium. Coloring agents such as Red 40and Yellow 5 dictate the color of the drink. Understanding Ingredients .
Ingredients such as water, sugar and salt are easy tounderstand, but those with long, complicated names aren't in mostpeoples' vocabulary. Dextrose is a sweetener, while citric acidhelps enhance the drink's flavor. Monopotassium phosphate is a typeof salt that provides potassium and phosphorus, which are thedrink's source of electrolytes. Calcium pantothenate is a Bvitamin, whey protein is a source of protein derived from milk andphosphoric acid gives the drink a tart flavor. (MORE)