The Pepsi soft drink is made from carbonated water, high fructose corn syrup, caramel color, sugar, phosphoric acid, caffeine, citric acid and natural flavor. The Pepsico brand also features a number of other beverages, including Gatorade and Amp energy drink.Continue Reading
The phosphoric acid in Pepsi gives the soda a more pronounced flavor and delays the growth of bacteria and mold. Citric acid is a natural preservative that also enhances the flavor of Pepsi and balances the sweetness in the soft drink. Gatorade contains sugar, dextrose, citric acid, natural flavors, salt, sodium citrate, monopotassium sulfate, gum arabic and glycerol ester of rosin. Gatorade also contains food coloring depending on the flavor of the beverage. Amp energy drink is available in regular and sugar-free varieties. Ingredients in the energy beverage include caffeine and a variety of B vitamins such as pantothenic acid (B6), vitamin B12 and riboflavin. The drink also contains phosphorous, 140 milligrams of sodium and 58 grams of total carbohydrates.
Aquafina is the brand of water from Pepsico. It is available in bottled water form or in Flavorsplash varieties, such as Berry Loco. Sweeteners in Flavorsplash are sucralose and acesulfame potassium. The drink also contains niacin, vitamin B6 and pantothenic acid.Learn more about Soft Drinks
The ingredients in Rockstar energy drinks are: high fructose corn syrup, taurine, carbonated water, citric acid, dextrose, guarana seed extract, natural and artificial flavors, caramel color, ascorbic acid, sodium benzoate, caffeine, potassium sorbate, inositol, niacinamide, l-carnitine, ginkgo biloba leaf extract, milk thistle extract, calcium pantothenate, cyanocobalamin, Siberian ginseng root extract, pyridoxine hydrochloride and riboflavin. Depending on the flavor, the drink can contain 80 to 229 mg of caffeine per serving.Full Answer >
The present formula for Coca-Cola includes carbonated water, sugar, color, phosphoric acid and natural flavors that include caffeine. The exact formula is proprietary, but the original recipe has been publicly published.Full Answer >
Different orange sodas vary slightly in ingredients; however, the ingredient list for Sunkist orange soda includes carbonated water, high fructose corn syrup and sugar. The soda also contains caffeine, citric acid and sodium benzoate. Other ingredients include modified food starch, glycerol ester of wood rosin, ascorbic acid and yellow and red dyes.Full Answer >
The main ingredients in Country Time lemonade flavor drink mix include sugar, fructose, citric acid (of which less than 2 percent is ascorbic acid), natural flavor and soy lecithin. Other ingredients include artificial color, calcium fumarate, magnesium oxide, maltodextrin, sodium acid pyrophosphate, sodium citrate, tocopherol and yellow 5 lake.Full Answer >