V8 V-Fusion – a review

V8 V-FusionI have to be totally honest, I’m not the biggest fan of fruit juices myself, although Daddy P and Monkey do like them a lot.  I was intrigued when I heard of the new V8 V-Fusion range though, a fruit and veggie juice drink!  I knew we’d have to try this for ourselves.

V8 V-Fusion

New V8 V-Fusion is a great tasting way to get two of your five-a-day. Most people know that vegetables are an integral part of a healthy diet, yet 7 out of 10 adults still fail to consume the recommended daily serving.

Proving that ‘being good’ doesn’t have to taste bad, V8 V-Fusion is made from 100% fruit and vegetable juice. Just one tasty, 250 ml serving gives you one whole serving of fruit and one whole serving of vegetables; that’s 2 of your 5-a-day. Blended to perfection with no artificial flavours, colours, preservatives or additives, V8 V-Fusionprides itself on its scrumptious taste and inspired fruit and vegetable flavour combinations. It also provides an excellent source of Vitamin C.

We received a 750ml carton of the V8 V-Fusion Passion Fruit, Mango and Carrot juice to try.  There is also a V8 V-Fusion Raspberry and Beetroot flavour available.

V8 V-Fusion

So what did we think?  Well, even I liked it.  It was smooth, you could really taste the mango, and there was a hint of something else.  I’ve never drunk Carrot juice, but Daddy P being the expert of all things fruit and veg related, was impressed.  Monkey loved it!

V8 V-Fusion

The V8 V-Fusion drink we received contained the following juices from concentrate – sweet potato juice, apple juice, carrot juice, orange juice, along with mango puree, vitamin C and natural flavouring.

You can buy the 750ml cartons from Waitrose and Tesco for £1.89, we will certainly be adding this to our shopping basket, and I’m really curious to try the Raspberry and Beetroot flavour – I can’t quite imagine what that will taste like/

disclaimer:  we were sent this item for the purpose of an honest review


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