Arriba Horchata Energy
Arriba Horchata Energy is made by the Arriba Company in California.
For non-spanish speakers, this energy drink's name my be a little foreign.
Arriba means up and horchata is a popular vanilla and cinnamon flavored Mexican drink.
I saw this drink in my local 7-Eleven and decided to give one a try.
Arriba Horchata is unlike any energy drink I have ever tasted. If Mexican rice pudding was a drink, this is what it would taste like.
It is delicious, but so sweet and creamy that I felt like I was drinking a dessert rather than an energy drink.
Horchata Energy's Active Ingredients
- B Vitamins
The 76mg of caffeine comes from the guarana.
The high sugar content and the caffeine in Arriba Horchata have me a little wired to tell the truth, but with sugary drinks there often comes a crash of which I'm bracing for.
I can see Aribba Horchata being a hit with the hispanic community, but whether this drink will translate to the general public remains to be seen.
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Ingredients in Arriba Horchata Energy
Water, Reduced fat milk, sugar, natural flavors, rice flour, taurine, Guarana, Dipotassium Phosphate, Salt, Ascorbic Acid, Panax Ginseng, Carrageenan, Inositol, Calcium D-Pantothenate, Niacinamide, Pyridoxine HCL, Thiamin Mononitrate, Folic Avide, D-Biotin, Cyanocobalamin
Sugar content: 33 grams (per 11 ounces).Compare sugar levels of other drinks
Arriba Horchata Energy contains 6.91 mgs of caffeine per fluid ounce (23.36mg/100 ml).