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    Help, my lucozade tastes really bad it doesnt taste normal at all i opened a fresh bottle
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    meh
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    Throw it away then.
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    no but there must be some reason for it
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    To me, any kind of fizzy drink, beer etc all tastes foul :dontknow: may just be your tastebuds
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    Did you brush your teeth, use mouthwash or breath freshener in the past hour or so?
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    (Original post by sadsadsadsad)
    Help, my lucozade tastes really bad it doesnt taste normal at all i opened a fresh bottle
    Lucozade changed their recipe last month and cut the sugar content down by two thirds, people got very angry about it because it's always very popular among diabetics for bringing sugar levels up quickly, and because it apparently tastes awful now. Yours may have been from a batch with the new recipe.
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    (Original post by Gofre)
    Lucozade changed their recipe last month and cut the sugar content down by two thirds, people got very angry about it because it's always very popular among diabetics for bringing sugar levels up quickly, and because it apparently tastes awful now. Yours may have been from a batch with the new recipe.
    thanks, that explains a lot oh yeah forgot to mention it was lucozade original
    might as well try the orange one then
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    Drink it dont drink it. In fact tell customer services and get your money back.
    https://www.lucozade.com/contact/
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    wont they think im crazy over £1 o.O
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    Drink it dont drink it. In fact tell customer services and get your money back.
    https://www.lucozade.com/contact/
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    (Original post by sadsadsadsad)
    thanks, that explains a lot oh yeah forgot to mention it was lucozade original
    might as well try the orange one then
    They've reduced the sugar across the board, you'll have to hunt through for bottles specifically with the old sugar content.

    This is assuming that's the issue, what does it say for the nutritional values on the bottle for sugar?
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    try the pink lemonade one, the other ones stink! throw dis shite away
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    (Original post by sadsadsadsad)
    wont they think im crazy over £1 o.O
    Nope theyd most likely give you a £5 voucher. the point is just deal with it and get back to being ill or doing your exams.
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    11.3g of sugar on the 250m bit
    salt 0.20g
    (Original post by Gofre)
    They've reduced the sugar across the board, you'll have to hunt through for bottles specifically with the old sugar content.

    This is assuming that's the issue, what does it say for the nutritional values on the bottle for sugar?
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    (Original post by 999tigger)
    Nope theyd most likely give you a £5 voucher. the point is just deal with it and get back to being ill or doing your exams.
    actually i dont feel like revising anymore after drinking half the bottle mainly because its lucozade meaning you cant throw it away!
    i feel like im gonna puke
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    (Original post by sadsadsadsad)
    11.3g of sugar on the 250m bit
    salt 0.20g
    Yeah you've got the new stuff, time to go hunting for the old recipe and stock up!

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    Whoa i did not know lucozade had 31g of sugar per 250ml that's insaneeeee
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    (Original post by hezzlington)
    Whoa i did not know lucozade had 31g of sugar per 250ml that's insaneeeee
    Glucose innit, that's the whole point.
 
 
 
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