With Pasadena’s summer heat wave around the corner, duck into Fair Oaks Avenue’s Ko Juice for a refreshing thirst quencher. Ko (which means “sugarcane” in Hawaiian) Juice offers thirsty patrons tasty libations of pressed to order sugarcane juice with a variety of complementary flavor combinations including ginger, kumquat, a lemon and mint combination, grapefruit, and carrot. For those in need of a caffeine boost, try the “Koffee,” an energizing blend of cane juice and coffee.
Not only is sugarcane juice delicious, it’s said to have healthy benefits, due to its alkaline properties, as well as having a high concentration of antioxidants, electrolytes, calcium, magnesium, potassium, iron and potassium. Ko Juice optimizes the nutritional value by using fresh ingredients, from the fruits to their toppings (including basil seeds, aloe, grass jelly and raw coconut).
Open daily. 14 S. Fair Oaks Ave., Pasadena, CA 91105, 626.314.2365 or drinkkojuice.com.