When the weather becomes too hot, people tend to search for the most refreshing drink they could find. Refreshments help us through the warmest of summer especially when it’s carbonated. Carbonation is a process that adds the fizz or sparkle to your drink that makes the drink cool us down a bit more and makes the drink a lot more enjoyable.
Carbonated water in itself is used in many different types of drinks. This water forced to contain carbon dioxide is called club soda, sparkling water, and soda water to name a few. This is usually used for cocktails. By adding carbonated water to your delicious punch, you make it even more refreshing and fun to drink. There are thousands of recipes you can find online for cocktails that uses sparkling water or carbonated water and you’ll surely have a lot of fun both in its preparation and in indulging in these cocktails. Adding the carbonated water won’t make any difference with the flavor but it can actually further enhance the flavor because that’s one of the effects of the fizz to our tongues.
Some are asking if drinking carbonated drink would be harmful to the body. The truth is, carbonated water is just like any other water. The carbon dioxide packed in this water is one of the most abundant gas we breathe everyday so adding that to the water won’t make any difference. You can safely drink as much of the carbonated water as you like. However, carbonated beverages are different from each other. Colas, in one hand, must be consumed in moderation as it’s packed with high amount of sugar and phosphoric acid. Consuming too much of commercial colas will promote obesity as well as hyperacidity. Drinking cocktails should be in moderation as well as it contains alcohol that can get you drunk. All in all, the carbonated drinks should be drunk in as many or as little as dependent on the other ingredients it contains. The carbonation process won’t make any difference to its effects in our health and wellness.
Millions of people around the world just can’t get enough of their carbonated drinks. In fact, one of the most popular beverage worldwide is cola. There are different brands and flavors out there and they are very popular around the world. Another carbonated drink that had been around for thousands of years and continues to be loved by many is the beer. Beer is a fermented drink of malt with hops. Beer tastes best when it’s at subzero temperature and with a good amount of fizz. There are many brands of beers too and more and more craft beers are being made and more home brewers are now making their own beer. Carbonation is an easy process for home brewing and it’s a vital part of making beer as beer without a fizz is a stale beer and nobody likes to drink stale beer.
All in all, carbonated beverages should be drunk at a cool temperature if you want to get the most out of the fizz. If it’s warm, the carbon dioxide escapes fast and you’d end up with a flat drink. Drinking fizzy refreshing drink will surely make your body cooler.