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jmyjunk
03-15-2006, 07:48 PM
Found two varieties of this drink today in 7-11. Original flavor( I assume bubble gum) and Sour Cherry Flavor.
Opened up the 20oz bottle, and it had a strong smell of bubble gum. The Sour Cherry color is a light red.
First sip hits you with a flavor of bubble gum, and the taste of cherry. I would not call the taste sour at all. a strong carbonation, and a bit of a bubble gum after taste.
Very sweet. and I could not find myself drinking more than 2 sips.
I am certain that this drink targets a younger demographic than myself.

[ 03-15-2006, 07:00 PM: Message edited by: jmyjunk ]

Ram0n C0keah0lic
03-15-2006, 08:10 PM
Coca-Cola released last September here a bubble gum/orange soda called Fanta Reven... one month later it disappeared... It wasn't good...

[ 03-15-2006, 07:15 PM: Message edited by: Ramón Coca-Colero ]

jmyjunk
03-15-2006, 08:35 PM
I'm not surprised that it did not last long!

fusion
03-16-2006, 12:37 AM
Red Flash and Barq's Red Creme are somewhat bubble gum tasting as well.

iluvsurge220
03-16-2006, 01:37 AM
Sounds interesting.

wonkapete
03-16-2006, 12:01 PM
Man, I love bubble gum soda. Anyone want to trade?

CStoreCatMan
03-16-2006, 12:42 PM
Nasty! I remember going to a buddy's house about 6 or 7 years ago and they busted out a 12pk of Big Red. I took one sip and was done with bubble gum soda forever!

iluvsurge220
03-16-2006, 04:31 PM
Big Red is awesome dude. Big Red Vanilla Float is even better!! You should try it if you haven't.

CStoreCatMan
03-16-2006, 05:02 PM
We all have our own tastes...and bubble gum soda just doesn't do it for me! That just means more for you guys who enjoy it!

Mr Zabe
03-16-2006, 07:23 PM
I tried Bubble Gum soda pop when it first came out. I with out detail even though I must have chewed thousands ( or so it seemed) packs of bubble gum for little league baseball; that it tasted like the most vile slew ever known to mankind. LOL

I just did not dig it. :(

[ 03-16-2006, 06:24 PM: Message edited by: Mr Zabe ]

Robot
03-16-2006, 07:27 PM
drinking a bubble yum soda right now

its really good

reminds me of this bubble gum soda I had back when I was a kid at this hot dog stand in chicagoland... they eventually closed before I could ever figure out what it was.. they called it "Bubble Up" on the sign, but it wasnt actual bubble up as that isnt a bubble gum flavored soda... right?

would love to see this stuff in cans, my guess is it will stay in 20oz and then get cancelled..

Mr Zabe
03-16-2006, 07:57 PM
Bubble Up is a lemon lime family of soda pop that is in no way related to bubble gum flavored soda pop. LOL

I'll take a pass on bubble gum soda pop. Just not going to do it. LOL

jmyjunk
03-16-2006, 08:10 PM
Ah, come on Mr.Z, give it a whirl. For science sake! ;)

Honestly, most of the liquid in the bottle is still sitting on my desk. I am not certain if I should put it in the fridge, or recycle it.

Not to say it is a horrible product, but, it is too sweet for my pallet.

Mr Zabe
03-16-2006, 08:15 PM
Usually for the sake of science LOL, I would give in to some arm twisting. LOL It's just one of those bad drink/food flashback things.

I would toss out the warm opened bottle on your desk. I would hate to see a few flies die from the fumes. LOL (Just a joke...no hate email please.)