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Mountain Dew Sangrita Blast

Review: Mountain Dew Sangrita Blast

For a limited time during Summer 2015, Taco Bell-exclusive flavor Sangrita Blast is available in packaged form. Taste fruit punch-inspired Dew flavor that isn’t overpowering.

On the Shelf

Monster Energy Ultra Sunrise & Unleaded

On the Shelf: Monster Energy Ultra Sunrise & Monster Energy Unleaded

Monster Energy looks to take on Mountain Dew Kickstart. And a caffeine free Monster? What's that all about?

Design Reviews

Evolution of the Coke Family

Design Review: Evolution of Caffeine Free Coke Family Branding

With the announcement of Caffeine Free Coke Zero, we explore the design elements of Coca-Cola's caffeine free versions… and how sometimes, the rules of corporate branding need to be broken.


Beyonce loves Pepsi

Analysis: Did Pepsi's Crowd-Sourced Halftime Show Add Any Value?

Running the ad during the Super Bowl only guarantees that there are more eyeballs seeing their commercial, however an engaging contest will undoubtedly make customers more closely connect with a beverage brand.

Currently Being Tested

Caleb Bradham created Pepsi

News: Caleb's Cola tested by Pepsi

Pepsi has been market testing a beverage called Caleb's, named after the brand's founder. Positioned as an upscale drink, including sugar sweetener and flavors from the kola nut, spices, and citrus.

From the Archives

Red Bull Editions – Red, Silver, and Blue

Review: Red Bull Editions – Red, Silver, and Blue

Cranberry, Lime, and Blueberry extensions to the Red Bull energy drink lineup. Offering the same functionality, these flavors expand the reach of the brand, especially to those who didn't like the original flavor.

Retro Sodas

Almdudler Limonade

Review: Almdudler Limonade

Almdudler Limonade is a moderately-sweet Austrian carbonated lemon/lime beverage. Overall, the flavor is somewhat lacking, producing a drink that is nothing particularly special.


Canada Dry Green Tea Ginger Ale

Review: Canada Dry Green Tea Ginger Ale

Canada Dry Green Tea Ginger Ale is a refreshing change of pace, bringing two light flavors together with a blend that rewards your sense of adventure, while providing just a darn good drink to experience.

Energy Drinks

2001 Chicken Run Energy Drink Can from Germany

Can Holiday: Poultry Day – March 19

The idea behind Poultry Day is to honor all of the different types of fine feathered friends – and their eggs… by eating more of them! Or just drink from this 2001 Chicken Run Energy Drink can from Germany.

Can Holiday Time Machine

2007 Firedog Energy Drink Can

Can Holiday: Embrace Your Geekness Day – July 13

Do you remember Circuit City's Firedog, the knockoff of Geek Squad? We remember via energy drink form as we celebrate Embrace Your Geekness Day!

2013 Coke Winter Olympics Can from Russia

Can Olympics: Flaming Figures!

It's a figure skater inside a blue flame. Only in Sochi, I guess. Enjoy this 2013 Coca-Cola Winter Olympics Can from Russia.