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5/5August 18, 2014
Reviewer: Karen in Tennessee
* Wow! I have to say I was nothing short of amazed at the taste of this greens drink. I have tried several and I either have to hold my nose to gag them down or mix them in a chocolate protein drink to hide the taste. I always try them plain first to see how best to drink them. So, when I opened this up I just added a scoop to my shaker bottle and mixed with water. It wasn't just "not unpleasant", it was actually GOOD! I can easily drink this every morning as-is or it will mix perfectly with any flavor protein shake. The only other one I've found to be palatable is Greens 8000.
* I've used one container of this product. I'm 49 years old and I was having trouble with my memory and feeling tired, weight gain and hunger. This cleared up a LOT of those complaints. It provides the nutrients I was missing in my diet and gives me a boost of energy. I now crave it if I don't have it each morning. I put mine in a glass of milk- tastes like the milk left in the bowl after you eat cereal- LOL!! Great products, I no longer need to take multi-vitamins.
* The taste is really quite good despite the gritty texture. I actually add a spot of wine (Cabernet Sauvignon) to it and that really helps to mellow it even more. It's a great way to get a full serving of vegetables with the morning protein and really seems to stave off hunger even longer. I've been using a similar product for a couple weeks and it really helps with dieting. I used this product today and it was very similar but much better flavor and more ingredients.
* Although the taste isn't too bad, the convenience of a full days serving of veggies far outweighs any downside (which includes a gritty feeling no matter how much liquid used). I usually get any remaining bits by washing it down with a sip of juice even though there's barely an aftertaste.
* I actually enjoy the taste of this product, I like the maple flavor. Just don't expect a sweet tasting drink.
I mix it with cold water and try to drink one serving a day. I feel I'm getting the benefits of all the great ingredients in an easy, quick fashion. I haven't yet tried to mix it into my protein drink but will give that a try tomorrow.
* Taste takes a bit getting used to. I take it alone with water. It is a solid Green Drink better than most other I have tried.
I have been taking it for a few months now, and it provides a mild steady energy boost, physically and mentally. It is actually a bit filling also, but not very filling.