Fructose is almost synonymous in all flavored drinks, and the flavored drinks may be marketed as healthy fruit juice blend, fruit tea drink, your favorite flavored coffee, your energy drink and many more. Fructose comes from fruit. This doesn’t mean that fructose is a good thing when it gets processed into a syrup, which gets added to your favorite drink. When you see bottles of pump dispenser sitting behind the bar, the coffee shop or the tea house, those are the syrups that get added to your drinks.
Many flavors are available these days: rose, raspberry, blueberry, caramel, hazelnut, mocha, apple, etc. Now, think about the drinks options you see on the menus: blueberry juice blend, apple and peach, mint bubble tea, hazelnut latte, mocha latte, etc. Most of these options are from the syrups, not from the fruits/nuts that their names suggest. Here are some typical ingredients of the flavored syrup: