Review: Monster Energy Gronk


Monster Energy Gronk

Unless you still think Deflategate was a conspiracy against the Patriots, you’ll want take a pass on this flavor. It’s a fumble.

On the Shelf: Monster Energy Ultra Sunrise & Monster Energy Unleaded


Monster Energy Ultra Sunrise & Unleaded

Monster Energy looks to take on Mountain Dew Kickstart. And a caffeine free Monster? What’s that all about?

Review: Monster Energy Ultra Black


Monster Energy Ultra Black

A black cherry-flavored Monster? That actually tastes good? And has zero calories? Where can I find it? 7-Eleven.

Review: Monster Energy Ultra – Ultra Red, Zero Ultra, & Ultra Blue


Monster Energy Ultra - Ultra Red, Zero Ultra, & Ultra Blue

A trio of flavored, sugar-free, zero calorie energy drinks from Monster, showcasing cranberry, citrus, and berry flavors. Naming conventions could use some work, but they are solid zero sugar entries.

Review: Monster Energy Absolutely Zero


Monster Energy Absolutely Zero

With no sugar, you’ll note a taste difference vs. flagship Monster Energy. However, it’s a fair trade to save 200 calories and still get 8.75 mg/oz of caffeine!

Trademarks on Tap: Pepsi True, Caleb’s Kola, Coca-Cola Life, Monster Energy Green Light, Peace Love Tea, and more!


Trademarks on Tap - January 2014

We look at trademark filings for Caleb’s Kola, Pepsi Smart Fountain, Pepsi True, Sierra Mist Twst, Sierra Mist Sparkling, Sierra Mist Infusions, Sierra Mist Next, Mtn Dew Next, Aquafina FlavorSplash, Coca-Cola Life, Monster Energy Green Light, Peace Love Tea, and Peace Lemonade.

Review: Monster Energy Lo-Carb


Monster Energy Lo-Carb

If you like the taste of Monster, but don’t want to compromise the flavor by going zero calorie, Lo-Carb is a great option to get your energy drink buzz.

Review: Peace Tea Georgia Peach Tea


Peace Tea Georgia Peach Tea

Very sweet with a notable use of sucralose in the aftertaste. Not the best peach tea we’ve tasted. You can probably do better looking elsewhere.

This Just In: Peace Tea Georgia Peach Tea


Peace Tea Georgia Peach Tea

One of two new Peace Tea flavors released in Summer 2013, Peace Tea Georgia Peach Tea joins Peace Tea Sno-Berry in Monster’s canned tea lineup.

BevReview’s Steve Tanner talks about “Social Media vs. Corporate America: A Monster-ous Case Study”


Steve and a can of Monster... together at last!

For those in the Chicago area, I wanted to let you know that your editor here at BevReview.com, Steve Tanner (that’s me!), will be speaking at networking/education event this Thursday night, November 19… and you are invited! Anyway, the topic of my presentation? “Social Media vs. Corporate America: A Monster-ous Case Study”, recapping our recent fun with that whole “Monster Energy vs. BevReview.com” thing.