Dutch Bros Galaxy Fish (Ingredients, Taste, Variations, Sizes, Copycat Recipe, Caffeine, Calories & More information)

Are you craving a fruity-flavored energy drink to give you a burst of energy? Try out the Dutch Bros galaxy fish. Keep reading to learn about this amazingly delicious drink.

Dutch Bros galaxy fish is the Dutch Bros’ signature rebel energy drink infused with fruit flavors. I am a big fan of Dutch Bros energy drinks mostly because they are made in-house and come in a lot of variations. I also love that I can easily customize these drinks to make the most out of them and meet my taste and nutritional preferences.

I discovered the galaxy fish energy drink a few months ago while on a self-challenge to try out most of the Dutch Bros energy drinks. This energy drink is my favorite because of its balanced flavor and taste. Its taste profile combines passion, strawberry, and some lime to balance everything out. I even learned how to make a variation of this drink at home, and I’ll share a quick copycat recipe. But before then, let’s examine some facts about the galaxy fish drink from Dutch Bros.

A brief history of the drink

Dutch Bros galaxy fish is a variation of the Dutch Bros rebel energy drink. This beverage mixes the rebel energy drink with passion fruit, lime, and strawberry syrup to create a fruity energy drink with just the right amount of sweetness. The rebel energy drink, which was introduced at Dutch Bros in 2012, is what inspired the introduction of the galaxy fish, which gained even more popularity due to its well-balanced flavors.

Is galaxy fish still available at Dutch Bros?

Dutch Bros Galaxy Fish Ingredients
Dutch Bros drink. Image source: Dutch bros

Yes, Dutch Bros still offers the galaxy fish energy drink. Since its introduction at the coffee house, the galaxy fish has gained a cult following and popularity among Dutch Bros customers. Therefore, there is no indication that this drink will leave the Dutch Bros menu soon.

Galaxy fish (ingredients, taste, variations, sizes, caffeine, calories)

What’s in a galaxy fish? – (Ingredients)

Dutch Bros galaxy fish combine the rebel energy drink, strawberry syrup, passion fruit syrup, and lime syrup to create a fruity-flavored drink.

  • Rebel energy drink is the main ingredient in the Dutch Bros galaxy fish. It is responsible for the energy boost you get after drinking the galaxy fish, as it is high in caffeine.
  • Strawberry syrup: this syrup is added to the galaxy fish to twist its flavor and give it a fruity-refreshing flavor,
  • Passion fruit syrup: other than giving this drink some hints of passion flavor, this syrup enhances the sweetness of this drink and the complexity of its flavor.
  • Lime syrup: lime syrup balances out all the sweetness and fruitiness from the strawberry and passion fruit syrup, hence making this beverage less overwhelming.

Galaxy fish: sizes, nutrition, caffeine & Calories

What sizes are available?

Dutch Bros offers the galaxy fish drink in three sizes, large, medium, and small. The small serving service carries 12 ounces of fluid, the medium serving size is 16 ounces, and the large size carries 20 ounces. Furthermore, this drink’s nutritional content and price vary from size to size. Therefore, if you are trying it for the first time, it is safe to go with either a small one before upgrading to the bigger sizes.

Nutritional facts

Galaxy fish is relatively unhealthy due to the drink’s high-calorie content. A large serving size of this drink has 380 calories; a medium has 240 calories, while a small has 190 calories. 380 calories is a lot to come from one beverage considering the recommended maximum calorie intake in a day is 2000 calories.

Additionally, compared to the sugar-free version of this beverage that has less than 100 calories in the same large size, this drink is not the healthiest option. This beverage can jeopardize the health of someone with underlying diabetes or obesity. Furthermore, if you are a health freak or trying to lose weight, you should probably stay away from this beverage. However, an occasional treat is allowed. Below are the nutritional facts for a large size.

Calories

380

Nutritional Value (large serving size)

% Daily Value

Total fat 0 grams

0%

Total carbs 96 grams

Fiber 0 grams

Sugars 91 grams

36%

Sodium 170 mg

7%

Cholesterol 0 mg

0%

Protein 2 grams

 

Caffeine information

All variations of Dutch Bros energy drinks have 80 mg of caffeine as they all have their base drink responsible for the caffeine content: the rebel energy drink. However, if you want a drink with more caffeine or less, you can easily customize it by making your preferences known to the barista.

So, what does Dutch Bros Galaxy fish taste like?

As mentioned above, this drink has a fruity flavor. Its flavor profile combines strawberry, passion fruit, and some hints of lime. Furthermore, the standard galaxy fish is sweet with a balanced flavor from the three syrups, as Dutch Bros uses sweetened syrups to make this drink.

Ways to customize Galaxy fish – galaxy fish variations

The good thing about buying your energy drink at Dutch Bros is that you have the freedom to customize your drink to make it exactly what you want. This is because Dutch Bros makes their energy drinks in-house, hence allowing their customers to experience any variation of their energy drink they would love.

First, the galaxy fish comes in two variations, blended and iced. To order it iced, simply ask your barista to add ice to your drink while serving. If you are after a healthy drink, ask your barista to prepare your beverage with sugar-free syrups, as Dutch Bros has most of its syrups in sugar-free versions too. This will significantly reduce the calories in your drink.

How to make galaxy fish at home – galaxy fish copycat recipe

Dutch Bros Galaxy Fish rebel

Galaxy fish copycat recipe

Kai Jordan

Equipment

  • Spoon
  • Glass

Ingredients
  

  • Lime syrup
  • Energy drink
  • Strawberry syrup
  • Passion fruit syrup

Instructions
 

  • Making galaxy fish at home is relatively straightforward. All you have to do is put your energy drink in a glass and add enough amounts of all the syrups using a spoon.
  • Stir to ensure they are all mixed perfectly well.
  • You can garnish it with your favorite toppings. Enjoy!

Notes

  • You are not restricted to the type of energy drink to use; however, if you want a drink that is quite close to the Dutch Bros version, consider using the rebel energy drink.
  • To make a drink with a strong natural flavor, you can consider making your syrups at home by extracting them from natural fruits.
  • You can also serve your drink over iced if you like it refreshing

Informative section

How do you order a galaxy fish?

You can order the galaxy fish at any Dutch Bros store by asking your barista to give you a rebel energy drink mixed with enough strawberry syrup, lime syrup, and passion fruit syrup.

Is the Dutch bros’ galaxy fish good?

This drink is absolutely good; it is a great option for those who love flavored energy drinks.

How much is a Dutch Bros galaxy fish beverage?

The price of Dutch Bros galaxy fish ranges from $5.00 to $6.15 depending on the size and how you customize it.

Is the Galaxy fish healthy?

Galaxy fish is not healthy as the number of calories in this drink is relatively high.

Is Dutch Bros galaxy fish gluten-free?

Dutch Bros galaxy fish is gluten-free, as its ingredients do not contain any form of gluten or wheat.

Is Dutch Bros galaxy fish vegan?

Yes, the galaxy fish is vegan and safe for anyone who is on an animal-free diet, as it does not contain any dairy or animal products.

Is Dutch Bros galaxy fish sweet?

Yes, this drink is sweet as it is made with sweetened syrups. However, you can have it in a sugar-free version by simply asking your barista to make it with sugar-free syrups.

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