#Soft Drinks

Why You Can Never Go To The Original In-N-Out Restaurant

The California-based burger chain, In-N-Out, is known for its no-frills array of affordable burgers, fries, soft drinks, and milkshakes — as well as its not-so-secret menu. If you live in the Golden State, then you likely know where your nearest In-N-Out is, and you probably have your go-to order memorized by heart. You're also in luck if you reside in six other states — Arizona, Colorado, Nevada, Oregon, Texas, and Utah — where you can also order the chain's famed animal-style fries, per its website.
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We Found Iowa’s Top 5 Favorite pops

It goes by a lot of names, Soda, Coke, soft drink, and more, but here in the Midwest, and especially in Iowa, we mostly call it pop. The first name-brand soda ever was Dr. Pepper with Coca-Cola coming soon after in the 1880s. Both were originally made for "medicine." Hundreds of years later though we now drink them for fun, and sometimes daily. Here are the top 4 Soft drinks for our great state of Iowa.
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4 Foods You Should Stop Eating To Get Rid Of Smile Lines, According To Doctors

As we age, the skin surrounding our mouths begins to sag and forms frowny lines that face downward. While this is completely normal and expected, the lines can be exacerbated by what we eat. Creating a healthier, balanced diet can help you achieve better-looking skin in the long run. We spoke with board-certified dermatologist and cosmetic surgeon Dr. Nadir Qazi, M.D., and skincare expert Dr. Rudolf Probst, M.D., about four foods to avoid that can worsen the skin around your mouth, and why.
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And Now You Know: “Shep” Brings Fast Food to Orange

William Levi Shepherd came to Orange sometime between 1910 and 1920. The date is not clear because the Buna born Shepherd moved around a lot when he was working for the Southern Pacific Railroad as the man in charge of baggage and mail handling in several locations. He said once...

Can Hard Mountain Dew Fix Boston Beer's Ailing Truly Seltzer Business?

In the latest instalment of popular soft drinks being made alcoholic, the fourth flavor of Mountain Dew's "HARD MTN DEW" line will be Taco Bell's famous Baja Blast drink. Back in August, Pepsi (PEP) - Get PepsiCo, Inc. Report's Mountain Dew brand and the company behind beer brands like Samuel Adams and Angry Orchard announced that they would launch a line of lightly alcoholic seltzers known as "HARD MTN DEW" — set to hit shelves in February 2022, the 24-ounce cans would come in original, watermelon and black cherry flavors.

Exclusive: Taco Bell favorite Mountain Dew Baja Blast is going boozy

New York (CNN Business) — Mountain Dew's Baja Blast, the beloved tropical lime-flavored beverage that originated at Taco Bell, is being made boozy. Boston Beer Company, which partnered with Pepsi to make a spiked seltzer version of the soft drink, exclusively told CNN Business that it's surprising fans with a new "HARD MTN DEW" flavor that wasn't part of its original announcement.

An Inspector calls at a 12th-century hotel in the village where George Osborne lives and loves the Michelin-starred food and 'cosy' bedroom (but a lack of coffee options ruffles feathers)

You never know who you might encounter in Bruton, Somerset. British Vogue has called it the ‘new Notting Hill’ and I’m not sure if that’s a good or bad thing. Good if you can afford to live there, like former chancellor George Osborne, fashion designer Alice Temperley, or impressario Sir Cameron Mackintosh, but not ideal if you’re hoping to get a first foot on the property ladder. One of its selling points has been the arrival of the Hauser & Wirth gallery; another is the centuries-old High Street lined with galleries, delis and coffee shops.

This Fan-Favorite Taco Bell Drink Is Getting A Boozy Twist

Taco Bell is a go-to restaurant for late-night munchies thanks to their salty, greasy, and totally satisfying creations — and drinks, too. To wash down that whole packet of hot sauce you put on your Crunchwrap Supreme, there's nothing that really quenches thirst quite like a Baja Blast. According to The Daily Meal, Baja Blast is a Mountain Dew flavor that was created and sold exclusively at Taco Bell starting in 2004. It isn't described as one particular flavor, but more of an "experience." Taco Bell compares it to "drinking a real hurricane" (per their official website) with its mix of tropical notes that are the perfect complement to a late-night taco run.

Survey: Wisconsinites among most likely to develop ‘Cola Cavities’ during pandemic

(WFRV) – Wisconsinites are among the most likely to have developed ‘Cola Cavities’ since the start of the pandemic, a new survey reveals. A recent nationwide survey conducted by, a leading online resource for information on dentures, discovered that the pandemic has helped Wisconsinites develop bad dental hygiene habits that can cause harm to their dental health.

Mizuho Raises Ball (NYSE:BLL) Price Target to $105.00

Other equities research analysts have also recently issued reports about the company. Bank of America cut Ball from a “buy” rating to a “neutral” rating and lowered their price objective for the stock from $101.00 to $95.00 in a report on Thursday, October 14th. Morgan Stanley cut Ball from an “overweight” rating to an “equal weight” rating and lowered their price objective for the stock from $110.00 to $100.00 in a report on Thursday, January 20th. They noted that the move was a valuation call. Seaport Res Ptn reiterated a “neutral” rating on shares of Ball in a report on Wednesday, October 20th. Truist Financial lifted their price objective on Ball from $100.00 to $105.00 in a report on Wednesday, January 12th. Finally, Loop Capital assumed coverage on Ball in a report on Tuesday, October 5th. They issued a “buy” rating and a $118.00 price objective on the stock. One research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, eleven have issued a hold rating and five have issued a buy rating to the stock. According to MarketBeat, Ball presently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and a consensus price target of $100.63.

Good poker!

Lots of regulars, friendly folks but competitive and good players. Good place to play poker. They handle their business and don't put up with non sense. They have food from time to time brought in and snacks water and soft drinks for free. BYOB if you want.

Credit Suisse Group Reiterates “$66.00” Price Target for Coca-Cola (NYSE:KO)

A number of other analysts also recently weighed in on the stock. Evercore ISI reiterated a buy rating on shares of Coca-Cola in a research report on Tuesday, November 9th. Guggenheim upgraded shares of Coca-Cola from a neutral rating to a buy rating and increased their price target for the company from $61.00 to $66.00 in a research report on Tuesday, January 4th. Royal Bank of Canada increased their price target on shares of Coca-Cola from $62.00 to $64.00 and gave the company an outperform rating in a research report on Thursday, October 28th. Deutsche Bank Aktiengesellschaft cut their price target on shares of Coca-Cola from $60.00 to $59.00 and set a hold rating on the stock in a research report on Friday, October 15th. Finally, UBS Group downgraded shares of Coca-Cola from a buy rating to a sell rating in a research report on Tuesday, January 4th. One investment analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, three have issued a hold rating and eleven have assigned a buy rating to the company. According to data from, the company presently has a consensus rating of Buy and a consensus target price of $62.19.
Food Tank

Ditch Coke: Sustainable Drink Alternatives on the Rise

Tractor Beverage Company is working to offer healthier, sustainable beverage alternatives to restaurants across the United States. The company aims to minimize waste and deliver higher returns to farmer partners. Tractor Beverage Company sources organic, non-GMO ingredients from farms around the world. Its beverage line offers 20 flavors, including Blossom...

Snack Sales Heat Up

The snacking consumer returned to c-stores in 2021, driving double-digit sales increases for both salty and meat snacks. Hot and spicy flavor profiles are on fire in the category as supply chain disruption and an inflationary economy failed to douse flavor innovation and optimism for the coming year. “2021 has...

Maternal consumption of soft drinks may be linked to ADHD symptoms in offspring

Norwegian, Swedish and Dutch researchers examining a large Norwegian population-based cohort recently reported in European Journal of Nutrition that daily maternal intake of sweetened carbonated beverages (SCB) in pregnancy was associated with an increase in ADHD symptoms among offspring at eight years of age. The magnitude of associations in the...