Think Drinks for your Brain

Think Drink No. 1 | The Pinkerine

Treat your brain right, and it will keep giving you treats. Start by whipping up a Think Drink. This month's simple concoction, the Pinkerine, will stave off distracting munchies and power up brainstorms any time of day.

  1. Cut the ends off the grapefruit and remove skin and seeds and slice up
  2. Peel tangerines and remove seeds
  3. Blend till smooth in an electric blender
  4. Slurp

Active ingredients: vitamin C, which supports the immune system, and helps with inflammatory conditions, like as asthma, osteoarthritis, and rheumatoid arthritis. The drink gets its pink and red colors from lycopene, a carotenoid phytonutrient Lycopene fights oxygen free radical, which can damage cells. And dangit, it tastes great!