Other energy drinks have been very popular on the island for a few years now, but both Red Bull and Monster drinks are super expensive…anywhere from $6 at the stores to $10 at a bar. (Remember the cute little Red Bull van they used to have out here?) So here comes BLUE FURY! with a pretty hilarious marketing campaign.
Seems as though this product is aimed at teenage boys. Love it. “Street Legal. Barely”. Grrrrrrr!
I drank one yesterday but didn’t necessarily feel like I let my inner man out. Very little about an aqua blue, super sweet drink says manly to me.
The actual drink is uber blue. Bluer than the pool. I wonder why it has that off-putting opaque bottle. Seems like the color is something that you’d want to show off. It’s intriguingly tropical. I poured myself a nice tall tumbler of it and…
drank a few sips. It is SWEET! I mean really sweet. Almost like Mountain Dew with that slightly bitter/tart energy drink after taste. Not bad, but not my thing.
I have noticed it lining up at local bars…let’s see what interesting mixed drinks they can come up with. I was not man enough to order a Blue Throttle and Rum but maybe that is the island’s next big craze. Let’s call that drink an “Island Fury”…order it next time you are out and let me know.
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