Daily Dose: Original Energy Drinks

Daily Dose: Original Energy Drinks

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Tea, in the guise of a South American mainstay called yerba mate, has been a top energy drink for me as of late.

Indeed, two of the world’s original energy drinks—coffee and tea—have been accompanying me on the adventure circuit, though these bean and leaf brews are not of a domestic ilk.

Traditional steeping and brewing—and even the heating of water, for that matter—are unnecessary tasks with these specialized blends.

See The Gear Junkie review on Original Energy Drinks here: GEAR ARCHIVE

Stephen Regenold
Stephen Regenold is Founder of GearJunkie, which he launched as a nationally-syndicated newspaper column in 2002. As a journalist and writer, Regenold has covered the outdoors industry for two decades, including as a correspondent for the New York Times. A father of five, Regenold and his wife live in Minneapolis.