Nutritional Value

Soft drinks are usually consumed for refreshment and enjoyment, not for nutritional value, but they do have value. They are a significant source of essential water in the diet. Many people who drink soft drinks on the job or while travelling may have limited choices of safe or appealing liquid alternatives. Soft drinks supply quick energy in the form of readily absorbable carbohydrates (sugars), which can be valuable to athletes, workers, and those with calorie defi-

Table 2. Typical Soft Drink Ingredients


Brix (% sugar)


Co2 gas pH volumes

Calories/8 oz.


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  • Zufan
    What is nutritive value of processing drinks?
    8 years ago

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