Tag - cola

SCIENCE! Sugar vs. High Fructose Corn Syrup

After checking out a recent episode of Skeptoid regarding the health risks (or lack thereof) of high fructose corn syrup, it occurred to me to question my own taste preferences. Can I actually taste the difference between sugar and high...

Your Guide to German Beverages

Ever since I can remember, I loved cola. I liked the taste and I loved whatever it did to me. Young me, of course, had no idea that the mighty caffeine was raising my blood pressure and preventing my brain from realising it was getting tired...

Red Bull Cola – Drink Review

So I went back and was looking over the original post where I first announced my knowledge of Red Bull’s cola creation. And I had said I would review it when I laid hands upon it. Well, I’ve had a few of these thus far, so...

Will Skynet Be a Soda Fountain?

Those of you who enjoy walking up to a soda fountain in a convenience store and creating your own Frankendrink comprised of a little of this and a little of that–prepare for your heads to explode. Coke is doing what amounts to alpha...

Red Bull Has a Cola

Okay, so here’s something interesting: Red Bull is known for their energy drink. And for being what Uncle Warren has running through his veins. But now they’re branching out: they’re introducing a cola. But not just any...

Premium Cola

Premium Cola: I Thought They Were an Anarcho...

What is Premium Cola? It’s a cola in Germany that split off from Afri-Cola, which had changed their recipe (presumably to “New Afri-Cola”), and these cola secessionists wanted the good old stuff (which Afri-Cola came back...

Most and Least Caffeinated Cities in America

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Nobodys Watching

Nobody’s Watching Candy Alchemy

Just when you thought the whole Mentos/Diet Coke thing had reached its logical conclusion, you then realize you failed to consider the illogical side of things. Enter Nobody’s Watching. Direct link for the feedreaders. Found via Web...

Jolt Cola Launches New Website

Ah, Jolt. Friend of Needcoffee and one of the stars of last year’s Gonzo Film Fest. Friend of many an insomniac who needs to have a crisp, flaky mind–in a good way. They’ve launched their new website at JoltCola.com and...

Merchandise 7X: The Joys of Rolling Your Own...

Since I’ve been known to dabble in DIY cola alchemy myself, I can relate to what these two women are going through, although I haven’t taken it as far as having to worry about what sort of gum arabic I need. For more about DIY...