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Honey Stinger Energy Gel Packet

SILVER GRAY HEATHER/CHARC

    Honey Stinger Energy Gel Packet

    Honey is a proven energy booster and an all-natural alternative.

    • $1.35
    (15)

    Item # 702791

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    • Made from a combination of pure honey, water, salt, potassium citrate, vitamins and natural flavors
    • Gel packets easily go on hikes and rides in your pack or pocket
    • Eat Honey Stinger before, during and after workouts for more endurance and quicker recovery from exertion
    • Specifications based on a range of flavors; nutrition facts displayed here and on wrapper may differ; information on wrapper reflects actual contents
    • *Discount will be applied when you check out; offer not valid for sale-price items ending in $._3 or $._9

    Ingredients: honey, cocoa processed with alkali, pure water, potassium citrate, salt, maltodextrin, niacinamide (vitamin B3), calcium panthothenate (vitamin B5), pyridoxine hydrochloride (vitamin B6), riboflavin (vitamin B2), thiamine mononitrate (vitamin B1), cyanocobalamin (vitamin B12).

    Please note that Ginsting flavor contains 32mg of caffeine.

    Made in USA.

    Item 702791

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    Honey Stinger Energy Gel Packet Specs
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    Description
    Best use
    Multisport
    During activity
    1 pack
    1
    120
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    50 milligrams
    29 grams
    85 - 105 milligrams
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    29 grams
    0 grams
    No
    No
    1.3 ounces
    Best consumed
    Serving size
    Servings per container
    Calories per serving
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    Organic
    Gluten free
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    Honey Stinger Energy Gel Packet

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    Rated 4.1333/5 based on 15 reviews
    Rated 1out of5
    by fromTOO SWEET! I've been going through all the goos and blocks in an attempt to find one that works for me. As with all of these, personal taste, stomach temperment, etc varies person-to-person. I tried using the chocolate flavored one on a short 6 mile run and nearly threw up. The honey had crystalized, which wasn't a big deal for me. The problem was the sweetness was WAY too over powering and it tasted disgusting. I couldn't even force myself to finish it. Every time I tried, my throat would close up because of the sweetness.
    Date published: 2010-07-05
    Rated 2out of5
    by fromLike swallowing honey As an energy boost, this gel worked fine. No complaints about that, and this is mainly the reason for my "bottom line". However, I have to say that out of all the gels I've tried (about 5 different ones), this one was the toughest to swallow. It seemed really thick, and it felt like it never made it past my throat. I had that feeling and a not-so-great aftertaste for a few miles later. This was even after I took a few more chugs of water. I didn't have that problem with any of the other gels. I did love the honey idea, so I was disappointed that I didn't like it more. Try it out, what works for me (or didn't work) doesn't have to be the same for you.
    Date published: 2010-09-26
    Rated 2out of5
    by fromGave me the Runs.... I bought this to try and see if I can use it for camping as an emergency food. I love honey and it tasted great but then after the couple of sipping out of the pack I realized it was too sweet because my throat started irritating. I also found out that in large consumption it gave me diarrhea. It is natural honey and honey itself has it's own bacteria. That's why honey is never fed to babies. I recommend mixing it with hot water to drink with to kill the bacterias.
    Date published: 2010-11-23
    Rated 4out of5
    by fromGreat Product I've been running with gu for the last few years and I find that all the sugar just sits in my belly all day after a long run. I picked up a strawberry and gold gel pack while I was at REI yesterday and headed out for a 17 mile run this morning. While the gel was a little sweet, it was much easier to swallow and didn't reside in my belly making me feel nauseous for the rest of the day. I felt really great my entire run (took the strawberry with caffeine around mile 6 and the gold around mile 12). I would recommend this product to other runners!
    Date published: 2011-04-01
    Rated 5out of5
    by fromGood clean energy, B Vitamins and more! These are the best gels out there, period! With great energy from honey and then add in B Vitamins and all the salts you need for sustained workouts. This product can not be beat.
    Date published: 2013-06-25
    Rated 5out of5
    by fromMy Go-To Energy Fix on Rides Honey Stinger goes down easier than other gel/gus/gummies I've tried and provides a better boost. It's easy to tear off w/just one hand and your teeth. Cons: You'll get leftover gooey honey in your jersey pocket, but that's with any gel/gu based energy product you use.
    Date published: 2007-09-11
    Rated 5out of5
    by fromTasty and Portable I use the Gold flavor as a substitute for honey in my tea and oatmeal when I go backpacking. It's much easier to carry than regular honey and provides extra vitamins and an energy boost before I start climbing all those hills!
    Date published: 2007-10-04
    Rated 5out of5
    by fromGood Change of Pace The sweetness can be overwhelming, but mixed with water it's a great snack, especially if you're looking for a change of pace from the routine gels and bars. As an adventure racer, it's a great source of carbs during long training sessions.
    Date published: 2007-10-12

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