Review: Mountain Dew MDX

Mountain Dew MDX

Having previously discussed the details of new Mountain Dew MDX, I was finally able to track down a bottle. Ironically, it was during a trip through Wisconsin. I guess that state is good for something. Basically, this drink is Mountain Dew on steroids. It’s the basic drink combined with maltodextrin, ginseng, taurine, d-ribose, and guarana, […]

Coming Soon: Jones Soda Holiday Pack 2005

Jones Soda Holiday Pack 2003

Jones Soda released two versions of the Holiday Pack for 2005. This included both a national Holiday Pack and regional Holiday Pack. Be prepared for some gross flavors in these beverage reviews!

Coming Soon: Vault Zero

Vault Zero - Official Image

Coming Soon… a diet version of Coke’s Vault, thus stepping up the war between Mountain Dew and its new rival. Vault Zero also carries a brand consistent with Coke’s new “Zero” campaign.

Coming Soon: Coca-Cola Black Cherry Vanilla

Looks like Coke is sorta replacing Vanilla Coke with a similar flavor, Black Cherry Vanilla Coke — and Diet Black Cherry Vanilla Coke.

Discontinued: Diet Coke with Lemon

It’s the end of the line for Diet Coke with Lemon. Will folks now buy carbonated water and a bottle of Pledge to relive the experience?

Discontinued: Vanilla Coke

Coke is pulling the plug on both Vanilla Coke and Diet Vanilla Coke (though they leave the door open for them to return.) Drinks will be replaced by and Diet Black Cherry Vanilla Coke.

Review: Amp Energy by Mountain Dew


Amp Energy Drink from Mountain Dew was introduced in 2001. It’s an energy drink built on the Mountain Dew base formula, with supplements added, such as maltodextrin, ginseng, taurine, B vitamins, and guarana. Overall, it’s a decent drink.