View Full Version : Asian Mart finds..

05-26-2006, 12:02 PM
Found these at a small Asian market in town. The Thums Up, Limca, and Fanta are Coca-Cola products while Duke's is from Pepsi.

The Thums Up tastes like flat Tab with a gingery kick. The limca tastes like weak lemon\lime ade.

I haven't tried the Fanta or Duke's.


Ram0n C0keah0lic
05-26-2006, 12:49 PM
Great pic... thanks Pete! smile.gif

Does Thums Up and Limca taste good?

05-26-2006, 02:34 PM
Did you give Thums up a thumbs up?

05-26-2006, 03:04 PM
I have a picture of those same sodas in another post. I tried the Dukes Masala soda. You will never taste a nastier drink. Just the smell drove me away. They are from India.

05-26-2006, 03:10 PM
Seems like those three (Dukes, Thums and Limca) are the standard Indian imports. I wish they'd import some Coke or Pepsi or something else...

05-26-2006, 03:53 PM
Thums up wasn't horrible, just different, like flat Tab with a little spice to it.

Thanks bottleboss on the dukes review. I'll just keep it sealed smile.gif

Ram0n C0keah0lic
05-26-2006, 05:56 PM
The Duke's logo looks like the Pepsi-Cola's logo from the 60's-70's bottle...

[ 05-26-2006, 04:57 PM: Message edited by: Ramón Cokeaholic ]

05-29-2006, 03:00 PM
The Thums up and Linca aren't too bad. But that DUKES is a Masala flavored soda. YUK! You really have to try it to know how bad it is people. Even my dog would not lick up the bit I gave to him!

Dr. Galaga
05-29-2006, 03:30 PM
Originally posted by wonkapete:
like flat Tab with a little spice to it. How old were the drinks? Do they have born on or use by dates on them? Since they came from overseas I bet the drinks were kinda old by the time that they hit the US shore.

05-29-2006, 03:30 PM

The one drink I always notice in the asian mart is that Ginseng one with the clear-ish liquid and the actual root inside.

05-29-2006, 10:08 PM
I bought Limca and Thumbs up at Jungle Jims. They were "fresh" imports, but they were terrible! I only had to buy them once