What Else You Can Drink Since There’s A White Claw Shortage
Hot Girl Summer must seriously be coming to an end because we're running out of the summer drink of choice: White Claw. It has been the summer of White Claw, and the brand has become a victim of its own success. The company’s senior vice-president told CNN they are trying to deal with the high demand for their fizzy alcoholic beverage:
"We are working around the clock to increase supply given the rapid growth in consumer demand. White Claw has accelerated faster than anyone could have predicted."
In July, White Claw sales were up 283% from the previous year with the sales of White Claw counting for 55% of all hard seltzer sales the same month. Now with the shortage of White Claws, many are wondering what else we can drink that will give us that same fizzy feeling. Check out some of these great hard seltzer beverages and see if you find one you enjoy more than the claw.
A brand that is extremely similar to White Claw, Truly delivers with some unique flavors like Passionfruit, Pomegranate as well as favorites like mango and pineapple. Truly has 100 calories, only 1 gram of sugar and 5% alcohol by volume, which is the same as White Claw.
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With the lowest calorie content and some really interesting flavors, Bon & Viv is a spiked seltzer brand that stands out. Only 90 calories with 0 grams of sugar, they carry the traditional flavors of grapefruit, lemon-lime, and cranberry. The flavors you should really look into are black cherry- rosemary, pear-elderflower, prickly pear, and clementine-hibiscus.
Finally! A drink that delivers some of the most delicious and refreshing flavors of Mexico in a hard fresca! These beverages have a slightly higher alcohol content at 5.7% along with a few more calories at 135 but the flavors make it worth it. Check out these drinks in their tamarind, hibiscus, guava citrus, and cucumber lime flavors.
Natty Light is ready to party! They're clocking in at 6% alcohol for their hard seltzer and "punny" names such as the "Catalina Lime mixer," "when cherry and lime become best friends," and "aloha beaches."
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These gluten-free, all-natural alcoholic seltzer have 5 grams of sugar, 7 grams of carbs, and 110 calories. You can try them in fun flavors like blackberry hibiscus, pomegranate ginger, lime lemongrass, grapefruit cardamom, and pear chamomile.
A great Texas brand you can support! The Dallas brewery just recently launched Blind Lemon, a lemon-flavored spiked seltzer. The beverage is 5% alcohol by volume and has 100 calories. It will be available in stores soon.
The vodka brand Smirnoff has launched their own spiked seltzers that are widely available to consumers. These drinks are 4.5% alcohol by volume, have 90 calories, 1 gram of carbs and no sugar or artificial sweeteners. They have two varieties as well, hard seltzers and rose options. Flavors you can get are cranberry lime, watermelon, berry-lemonade, pina colada, raspberry rose, strawberry rose, white peach rose, and pink apple rose.