is a citrus fruit drink
introduced in the United States
by Minute Maid
and is now enjoyed all over the world. The beverage was the first multi-fruit blended juice drink
consisting of the juice of orange
An eight-ounce glass
of Five Alive contains 15% of the (USDA) recommended daily intake
of vitamin C. It contains no artificial flavours, colours or preservatives
Five Alive is available as a frozen concentrate
in a can and premixed in juice box
es and a variety of other containers.
Recently a few new varieties of Five Alive have become available in certain parts of the world, such as Five Alive Blast Fruit
and Five Alive Citrus Burst
. There is also a calcium enriched
Five Alive available, as well as a variety that includes additional vitamin C
Like everything else, there are some people who like Five Alive and some who don’t. However, those who don’t like it are often very adamant about the fact
. Some say it’s too sweet
, others say it’s too acidic
. Conversely, those who like the drink usually cite those two characteristics as a reason they enjoy it.
Mixed Drinks including Five Alive
50 ml. Brandy
100 ml. Citrus Five Alive
25 ml. Grenadine
Pour brandy over three ice cubes in a glass, add citrus five-alive, pour grenadine, stir slowly.
2 shots Everclear
8 oz Five Alive
4 oz Sprite
Mix the Everclear
and Five Alive, add Sprite.
2 bottles vodka
1/2 bottles Everclear
1/2 gal Rainbow Sherbert
1 can orange juice (concentrate)
2 quarts Five Alive
1 can Fruit Punch Mix
1 bag Ice
Just dump it all in a large bowl or bucket.