Q: What is Pickle Juice®?
A: Pickle Juice® is a specifically formulated beverage created for a dual purpose: addressing muscle cramps through the use of a proprietary grain of vinegar that acts as an effective neural inhibitor, and serving as a tool to aid hydration by containing 10x more electrolytes compared to most common sports drinks.
Q: What are the ingredients in Pickle Juice®?
A:There are various formulas but Pickle Juice® all natural ingredients are:
Dual Filtered Water, Organic Vinegar, Salt, Organic Dill Oil, Potassium, Zinc, Vitamin C, Vitamin E. Nutritional Facts are printed on product packaging. Pickle Juice® is certified as USDA Organic.
Pickle Juice® is also sugar free, caffeine free, gluten free, non-carbonated, contains no protein allergens, no artificial preservatives, no artificial colors or flavors, and no genetically modified organisms.
Q: Is Pickle Juice® the same as the stuff in the pickle jar?
A: No. Pickle Juice® is specifically formulated to address muscle cramps through neural inhibitors. Our product also undergoes dual filtration and fortification with potassium, zinc, Vitamin C, Vitamin E in order to provide the most effective product possible with no artificial additives.
Q: Does Pickle Juice® really taste like pickle brine?
A: Yes it is similar. One of the primary reasons that Pickle Juice® is so effective in dealing with muscle cramps is due to the ingredients that create its distinctive flavor profile.
Q: Are any pickles squeezed to make Pickle Juice®?
A: This is a very common question and the answer is, No. Unlike other fruit or vegetable juices pickles are not squeezed to manufacture our Pickle Juice®. Our purpose built formula is created from scratch using USDA Organic certified natural ingredients.
Q: Where can I purchase Pickle Juice®?
A: If your local sporting goods, grocery, bike shop or mass merchant store doesn’t carry Pickle Juice®, you can order from our website (https://picklepower.com/shop/) or one of several online retail partners such as Amazon and Walmart. Please visit our ZIP code™ map locator search tool to find retail stores near you.
You can always ask the STORE MANAGER of your favorite retailer to stock Pickle Juice® for you.
Q: Where do you ship Pickle Juice®?
A: We ship Pickle Juice® anywhere in the world as long as there are no import restrictions or trade embargos preventing us from doing so legally. Shipping costs will vary depending on the destination.
Q: What’s the shelf life of Pickle Juice®?
A: Pickle Juice® Sport and Extra Strength Pickle Juice® Shots have a published shelf life of 2 years from the date of manufacture. A human readable code in the format of USE BY XX-XX-XX is indelibly printed on the side of tamper-evident caps.
Q: Does Pickle Juice® have to be refrigerated?
A: No, while some consumers prefer Pickle Juice® chilled, it is completely shelf stable and does not require refrigeration. If a bottle of Pickle Juice® has been partially consumed using direct mouth to bottle contact then it is advisable to re-cap and refrigerate any remaining product. Storage of unopened bottles include: keep clean and dry, do not freeze or expose to excessive heat.
Q: What is the difference between Extra Strength Pickle Juice® Shot and the Pickle Juice® Sport?
A: The Extra Strength Pickle Juice® Shot formula contains twice the electrolytes per volume compared to Pickle Juice® Sport.
Q: How is Pickle Juice® different from other muscle cramp products?
A: Pickle Juice® is a purpose built formula designed to engage neural inhibitors rather than the physiological aspects of a cramp.
Q: How much Pickle Juice® should I drink?
A: Practical application and research have found that the neural inhibitors can be triggered by consuming roughly 1 fluid ounce of Pickle Juice® per 75 pounds of body weight approximately every 45 minutes from the first sign of a muscle cramp during strenuous activity or once if treating nocturnal cramps or cramps while at rest.
Q: When should I drink Pickle Juice®?
A: Pickle Juice® can be consumed prior to exercise in order to load up on electrolytes to help maintain adequate hydration. To assist in preventing muscle cramps Pickle Juice® should be consumed at the first sign of cramping (typically rapid fire muscle “twinging” precedes full blown cramps). Drink Pickle Juice® to assist in stopping an existing cramp. Our labels state: Drink prior to or during exercise to prevent muscle cramps. Drink at onset of muscular discomfort to stop muscle cramps.
Q: Is Pickle Juice® USDA Organic Certified?
A: Yes. Pickle Juice® is independently certified as a producer of USDA Organic products. The National Organic Program establishes the demanding federal regulations necessary to qualify which are administered by the United States Department of Agriculture – Agricultural Marketing Service. The law is part of the Code of Federal Regulations, Title 7, Subtitle B, Chapter 1, Subchapter M, Part 205. It is a rigorous set of regulations that, among many other things, requires annual, independent re-inspection to qualify for re-certification.
Q: What does the 100% Natural Seal mean?
A: Our 100% Natural Seal means that we use all natural ingredients in out formulas for Extra Strength Pickle Juice® Shot and Pickle Juice® Sport. There are no artificial ingredients used. Pickle Juice® is also sugar free, caffeine free, gluten free, non-carbonated, contains no protein allergens, no artificial preservatives, no artificial colors or flavors, and no genetically modified organisms.
Q: Is Pickle Juice® a food or nutritional supplement?
A: Pickle Juice® is a food product. One difference is that a food product manufactured in facilities in the U.S.A. are customarily under the authority of the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and subject to random inspections. Part of the regulations mandate the printing of Nutrition Facts on product packaging.
A nutritional supplement is not subject to the strict federal guidelines of food manufacturing.
Q:How does your corporation address environmental responsibility?
A: The Pickle Juice Company, LLC is intrinsically connected to nature and the Earth through the dual filtered water we produce to begin our formulations. Our responsibility extends beyond our commitment to provide our customers with superior beverages. We recognize the serious circumstance of increased pollution of our planet and the negative consequences thereof.
As a result we are proud to state that we have aligned ourselves with packaging manufacturers who share our environmental concern and provide us with materials that are recyclable and/or reusable. These components include cardboard, PET plastic containers, polypropylene caps – all of which are recyclable. Our packaging displays the appropriate recycling symbols.
Pickle Juice® labels also display the state recycling identifications informing consumers that there is a recycling value associated with the containers.
Q: How do I learn about selling Pickle Juice®?
A: Simply email us at firstname.lastname@example.org
Q: Is Pickle Juice® Kosher?
A: Yes, All Pickle Juice® products are Kosher Certified by the Orthodox Union. The OU symbol is evident on product packaging.
Q: What about questions regarding medical advice?
A: As a responsible enterprise operating an FDA inspected facility we feel obligated to state that we are not qualified to offer medical advice. A medical inquiry would be addressed by stating that:
We are unaware of any negative medical effects relating to the consumption of Pickle Juice®. However prudent judgement would be to seek the advice of your health care practitioner to obtain personal health guidance.