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Posted: 18:40 Sun 18-05-2003. Price: 1.49 introductory price (plus additional "30p off" shelftalker). Location: Sainsbury's, London NW3. Nutritional unusualness: 272 kJ, 15.8g carbohydrates (of which 10.6g sugars) per 100ml.
Snackspot reports: Never mind the packaging claims "Healthy Inside" and "Pure Pressed Fruit Juices of 4 Fruits and Carrot Juice" - this is deliciously reminiscent of Sainsbury's non-dairy strawberry smoothies (though the "4 Fruits" in question here are actually apple, pineapple, mango and passionfruit - you can hardly taste the carrot at all). Plus, the energy and carbohydrate levels are a bit higher, but the sugar's about the same as normal low-fibre fruit juice. Get some in before they put the price up to 1.89 a litre. Lucozade Sport Hydro Active (about 80p) is something of a disappointment, however - especially if you find the idea of a water designed "For Effective Hydration" slightly too much to swallow. In other "functional food": Radio 1's Newsbeat spent most of Friday going on about a tryptophan-loaded potato drink designed to reduce the symptoms of PMT (no sign of this online), while this week's The Grocer magazine announces the arrival of Waitrose Intelligent Eating Eggs, enriched with "Omega-3 and DHA long chain fatty acids", apparently "vital for the health and development of the [human] brain". Amazingly, this gets into the eggs by feeding the chickens which lay them "a small amount of refined tuna oil", raising the possibility that all kinds of nutritionally exotic egg flavours may not be so far behind.

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