Coming Soon: Mountain Dew Baja Blast – in stores!


Mountain Dew Baja Blast 20 oz bottles

Mountain Dew Baja Blast is coming to bottles/cans as a limited time offering, starting in May 2014. It will be available in 20 oz bottles, 24 oz cans, and 12 packs of 12 oz cans.

Review: Monster Energy Ultra – Ultra Red, Zero Ultra, & Ultra Blue


Monster Energy Ultra - Ultra Red, Zero Ultra, & Ultra Blue

A trio of flavored, sugar-free, zero calorie energy drinks from Monster, showcasing cranberry, citrus, and berry flavors. Naming conventions could use some work, but they are solid zero sugar entries.

Coming Soon: Pepsi Next sweetened with Stevia in Canada


Pepsi Next in Canada

The launch of Pepsi Next in Canada features a product sweetened with "real sugar" & stevia, vs. the U.S. version which uses HFCS, Ace-K, & sucralose.

On the Shelf: Sprite 6 Mix


Sprite 6 Mix

Limited edition Sprite with orange & cherry flavoring, part of a promotion with NBA player Lebron James.

On The Shelf: TruMoo Limited Edition Green 1% Milk


TruMoo Limited Edition Green 1% Milk

Regardless of St. Patrick's Day, milk should not be green.

On the Shelf: 7-Eleven 7-Select Energy Shots


7-Eleven 7-Select Energy Shots

7-Eleven gets into the energy shot game with their own 7 Select-branded shots, now available.

Review: Topo Sabores Pineapple


Topo Sabores Pineapple

A very sweet, very fake, very syrupy pineapple soda from Mexico. Keep your passport for something else.

Review: Glaceau FruitWater – Black Raspberry, Strawberry Kiwi, Lemon-Lime, Orange Mango, & Watermelon Punch


Glaceau FruitWater - Black Raspberry, Strawberry Kiwi, Orange Mango, Lemon-Lime, & Watermelon Punch

The revival of FruitWater features sucralose and no actual fruit. Still, with excellent packaging and a light, bubbly taste, it provides a tasty alternative to leading sparkling water brands.

Review: Monster Energy Absolutely Zero


Monster Energy Absolutely Zero

With no sugar, you'll note a taste difference vs. flagship Monster Energy. However, it's a fair trade to save 200 calories and still get 8.75 mg/oz of caffeine!

On the Shelf: Mountain Dew 24 oz "Lost Camo" Cans


Mountain Dew 24 oz "Lost Camo" Can

Is there a big demand for camouflaged Mountain Dew?