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Do You Prefer Water Cold or at Room Temperature?

In Aspen, where the altitude is high, the climate is dry, and the June temperatures can crawl into the 90s, one must hydrate or perish. We tried, therefore, to drink at least 10 bottles of water a day. In that process, PartySugar and I discovered we have differing drinking habits: while she reaches for room temperature water ("It goes down faster!" she explained), I always went for the ice cold kind. What's your preference?

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BellaVida12 BellaVida12 7 years
room temperature in the mornings if it's not very warm out and cold when it's warmer/hot outside
LittleMzFit LittleMzFit 7 years
It depends! Usually, room temp-- but, when it's hot outside or I've just exercised, then ice water is the choice. :speedy:
prencesschris prencesschris 7 years
cold water takes your body longer to digest/absorb because it has to heat it to your natural body temp, i prefer room temp water
Spectra Spectra 7 years
Room-temp water is just kind of cold is the way to go!
amandatex amandatex 7 years
ice water is the most quenching beverage! :)
amber512 amber512 7 years
Definitely has to be super cold!
Liss1 Liss1 7 years
ice water, i keep bottle of water in the fridge to drink. But when it is raelly hot and humid like it has been i like to put the bottle water in the freezer for a while and make it icey
le-romantique le-romantique 7 years
Ice water is the most refreshing beverage ever.
LilGlamDiva LilGlamDiva 7 years
cold but no ice, cause then there is too much condensation all over the place. I try to keep bottles of water in the fridge to just grab on the go. I also love those packets of "true lemon" powder to add a little flavor
snarkypants snarkypants 7 years
ice water may be my favorite non-alcoholic beverage!
ayuninur ayuninur 7 years
ice water
betty-kraker betty-kraker 7 years
ice water
ticamorena ticamorena 7 years
i only like sparkling water to be iced; still water i can take at room temp or chilled but no ice
limelindsey limelindsey 7 years
Ice water, for sure. Even in the winter!
mrsbecky mrsbecky 7 years
I even drink pills on with ice water. Love my ice water:)
imLissy imLissy 7 years
I'm cold all the time, so I drink hot water all day.
arcticpuppet arcticpuppet 7 years
super cold. but mainly because it's super hot where i am right now. :/
lilkimbo lilkimbo 7 years
I like ice cold water in the summer. It hit 99 here (in D.C.) yesterday and it was ridiculously humid, so I was downing lots of water. (I drink much more water in humid climates than in dry climates.)
skigurl skigurl 7 years
ice cold, the colder the better! add ice! my old roomie loved tepid water though and never kept her bottles in the fridge...I would never (unless absolutely dying) drink room temperature water! my boyfriend is the same as me, and so we always have bottles in the fridge. but I am just as happy with a glass of water, whereas when he's really thirsty, he really wants a bottle. it's weird.
kittykat83 kittykat83 7 years
First thing in the morning, I love it ICE COLD.
partysugar partysugar 7 years
I also don't like super cold water because it makes me really cold.
bluesarahlou bluesarahlou 7 years
Room temp or slightly chilled typically. The only time I really like ice water is when it's ridiculously hot outside and I'm melting.
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