Food Review – HDX Hydration Mix

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photo(1)According to the HDX Hydration Mix website “HDX is the ultimate hydration mix. A perfectly balanced blend of the essentials your body needs to stay hydrated throughout the day both during sport or everyday life tasks like work”

I am always up to trying new hydration drinks because well to be honest water can get very old very quick.  In today’s high sugar energy drinks that tout hydration and extra energy but end up actually leaving lacking in actually being hydrated and drained in a few hours.  To be very honest I was not impressed with this drink. I was unaware of the flavor when it was sent to me and to be honest I do not like artificially flavored grape anything.  I still kept an open mind and tried it.

photo(2)It did not taste horrible, but what got me was the after taste. I knew I had felt and tasted that after taste before, but I could not put my finger on it. I looked at the ingredients and it has Stevia in it. I had one of those “A HA” moments and went yep that’s it.

I think if there were other flavors I might be more inclined to give them a second try.  If this was sitting on the shelf at my local super market or gear store I would have passed on by simply because it said grape on the label. I always stick to orange or lemon lime flavored drinks.

Here is what is in the Mix.
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Have you tried HDX? I would love to hear you thoughts.

To find out more about the HDX Hydration mix and their products please visit their website.

Full Disclosure: The HDX Hydration Mix used in this review was provided by the manufacturer and the views expressed in this review are my own.

Adam Nutting relishes being an avid backpacker, hiker, and all-around adventure junkie. While he currently spends his time hiking in the backcountry of southern Arizona, he grew up in Missouri, where he was naturally inclined to spend as much time as he could outdoors. Adam’s passion for the outdoors grew as he climbed the ranks of the Cub Scouts and the Boy Scouts, eventually attaining the rank of Eagle Scout.

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