Summer wellness drinks for healthy bodies.
As the temperature rises in the Pacific Northwest, health-conscious Seattleites are seeking out refreshing alternatives to traditional H20. Seattleite has vetted a few summer quenchers that won’t expand your waistband.
To stay hydrated during your workout, look no further than Seattle-based Golazo to keep you on top of your game, no matter what sport you fancy. This all-natural sports energy drink with light carbonation and a mango-lime flavor is not your typical pick-me-up. With only 90 calories and a mere 10 calories in their sugar-free option, Golazo has 40 percent less sugar and calories than the alternatives and offers as much hydration per fluid ounce as Gatorade and the energy of leading drinks.
If you’re worried that you’re not getting enough vitamins, check out Activate — a drink that cleverly hides vitamins in the lid for a fresh boost. Offered in several different exotic flavors like Lulo Pear, Blueberry Pomegranate and Passion Fruit, these zero-calorie drinks are perfect for those seeking an extra boost of energy or deionized water.
For Seattleites looking to add some antioxidants to their diet, KonaRed has created a natural antioxidant juice made from the fruit of the world-renowned coffee plant. This wellness drink has a high content of nutrients that help prevent disease, delay aging and provide energy. Blended with pineapples, apples and raspberries, this juice has no added sugar, caffeine or preservatives.
Zico Chocolate Coconut is packed with nutrition. A good source of iron, magnesium, electrolytes, and even a whopping 20 percent more potassium than their other flavors, Zico Chocolate boasts 114 calories per bottle with 32 percent less sugar than many other fruit-flavored coconut waters.