Ribena drink is a blackcurrant juice drink with sugar and sweeteners. It is originally made with British blackcurrants, real fruit juice and is rich in vitamin C. Ribena was originally a wartime vitamin C supplement for children. It is a sparkling lovely refreshing, sweet, crisp and tasty energy boosting drink with a great fruity taste.
The fruit juice is a brand of Suntory Beverage & Food Nigeria. Eighty (80) years ago in 1938 Ribena made its debut on the British high streets which was marketed as ‘The natural health drink of our time’ it was the first drink to contain the fruity goodness of Blackcurrants, rich in vitamin C. It was not long before it became the fruit drink loved by all that we know today.
- Blackcurrant Juice from Concentrate (32%)
- Thickener (Polydextrose)
- Acidity Regulator (Sodium Gluconate)
- Acid (Citric Acid)
- Vitamin C
- Extracts of (Carrot and Hibiscus)
- Preservatives (Potassium Sorbate, Sodium Bisulphite)
- Sweeteners (Acesulfame K, Sucralose)
Blackcurrant is a deciduous shrub found in the family of Grossulariaceae grown for its edible berries. It is high in antioxidants, including vitamin C. Along with the anthocyanins in blackcurrants, these antioxidants help in boosting the immune system allowing your body to fight infections and viruses more effectively. Blackcurrants are also rich in omega-6 fatty acid called gamma-linoleic acid.
Benefits of Ribena Drink
- Rich in Anthocyanins.
- Helps reduce cancer growth.
- Promotes eye health.
- Boosts immune system.
- Protects against pathogens
- Soothe sore throats
- Ease flu symptoms
Each serve of ribena contains: 223 kJ/53 kcal (3%); 0 g fat (0%); 0 g saturates (0%); 11.5 g sugars (13%); 0.15 g salt (3%). Energy per 100 ml – 89kJ/21kcal. Bursted with over 30% fruit juice.
Ribena Drink Side Effects
Some common side effects of this fruit drink are; hive, difficult breathing, swelling of throat or tongue. Consult your doctor immediately if any of the aforementioned signs of an allergic reaction occur.
Ribena drink is good for both adult and children. Also safe for pregnant women.
Where To Buy Ribena Drink
Order original ribena drink online on Kindy Stores at affordable price.