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Jcisco

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Message Posted: Aug 4, 2010 10:26:42 AM

What kind of Soda Pop Soda Water did U drink when U was a kid growing up???
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Jcisco
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Message Posted: Nov 12, 2014 10:41:52 AM

thanks!!
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TxJeans
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Message Posted: Oct 23, 2014 10:21:47 PM

PapaJohn - just like original Dr. Pepper or "Dublin", there is no more "original" Vernors -- on TAP or otherwise. Thanks to SNAPPLE.

And, there is no more Vernors Ginger ALE. They have renamed it Vernors Ginger soda and made it too sweet and wimpy. BOO SNAPPLE!!!!

Oh how I long for the days of the real thing. I used to get it on tap at Vernors Elementary School...all the special holidays and graduations.

I think Kroger's carries the "SNAPPLE" version of Vernors. Good, but not VERNORS!

[Edited by: TxJeans at 10/23/2014 10:22:59 PM EST]
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taxguy
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Message Posted: Oct 23, 2014 11:03:47 AM

the original recipe Dr Pepper
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papajohn597
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Message Posted: Oct 23, 2014 9:31:07 AM

where in TEXAS can I get an ORIGINAL Vernor's ON TAP ??
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TxJeans
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Message Posted: Oct 12, 2014 10:00:14 PM

I can't believe how SNAPPLE has ruined Vernor's GINGER ALE. In fact, they now call it Ginger SODA. Blaspheme!

You have never had great ginger ale unless you have had the ORIGINAL Vernor's ON TAP~
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Jcisco
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Message Posted: Oct 12, 2014 3:34:55 PM

now I put my wet A&W root beer glass in the freezer!!
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Jayburt
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Message Posted: Sep 8, 2014 12:28:47 PM

anyone remember the original A&W root bear in the glass bottles?Nothing tastes like that today..and it made the BEST rootbeer floats ever! We even had the real A&W drivein's,where they skated out to the car
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papajohn597
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Message Posted: Sep 8, 2014 10:51:53 AM

pinky403...orange crush in the Brown bottle??
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TxJeans
Champion Author Tampa

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Message Posted: Sep 4, 2014 8:31:00 PM

Has anyone familiar with the ORIGINAL Vernors Ginger ALE tasted Reeds Ginger Beer?
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bhpj45
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Message Posted: Sep 1, 2014 6:04:08 AM

RC Cola, True Aid,anything that was 16 oz or more for the money and a lot of Kool Aid
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WES03
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Message Posted: Aug 30, 2014 9:46:17 PM

Rock Creek - Wash. DC area in the 50s.
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pinky403
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Message Posted: Aug 30, 2014 7:17:12 PM

orange crush
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LilBlueElement
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Message Posted: Aug 24, 2014 1:27:42 AM

Delaware Punch
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papajohn597
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Message Posted: Aug 20, 2014 10:15:06 AM

lots of oldies Soda Pops!!
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budman1035
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Message Posted: Aug 3, 2014 9:07:28 PM

Bubble Up!
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TxJeans
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Message Posted: Aug 3, 2014 6:24:23 PM

FAYGO RED POP!
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mullingspices
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Message Posted: Aug 3, 2014 6:11:52 PM

Shasta ginger ale
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papajohn597
Champion Author Dallas

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Message Posted: Jul 5, 2014 7:33:46 PM

WOW!!

Glasman,RC Cola & a Moon Pie was a Texas thang also!!
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MaggieMae07
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Message Posted: Jul 5, 2014 7:10:22 AM

Frostie Root Beer (believe it is still available in some areas)
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sdm6061
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Message Posted: Jul 5, 2014 3:54:33 AM

hooray for another month of Soda Pops/Water from days gone by!!
haven't had an old soda lately but I did have an A&W Cream soda can for the first time in awhile.
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mullingspices
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Message Posted: Jul 5, 2014 1:59:05 AM

Birley's Root Beer
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Glasman
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Message Posted: Jul 3, 2014 2:06:22 PM

RC Cola & a Moon Pie.Good eats
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Jcisco
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Message Posted: Jul 3, 2014 11:13:14 AM

Soda Pops/Water from days gone by is
going
going
GONE!!
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mullingspices
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Message Posted: Jun 5, 2014 2:40:05 PM

Diamond Head strawberry
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Jcisco
Champion Author Fort Worth

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Message Posted: Jun 5, 2014 8:46:29 AM

Soda Pops/Water from days gone by is
going
going
GONE!!
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panj
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Message Posted: May 16, 2014 11:48:59 PM

fountain, chocolate cherry soda, no ice cream
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papajohn597
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Message Posted: May 13, 2014 3:12:12 PM

speaking of Soda Pops Soda Water..
..anybody still have a few of these bottles??
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geezer
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Message Posted: May 10, 2014 11:37:45 PM

Tru Ade. It was a non carbonated orange drink in a distinct bottle.
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TxJeans
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Message Posted: May 10, 2014 7:08:15 PM

Nothing like the REAL Vernor's Ginger Ale. Unfortunately PEPSI then CADBURY and now SNAPPLE group ruined it. In fact, it is no longer called VERNORS Ginger Ale, but is now called Vernors Ginger SODA! Travesty!!!!

It was great getting it on TAP at the holidays at school and trips to the bottling plant as kids. James Vernors!
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dakine
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Message Posted: May 5, 2014 8:59:55 AM

Nesbitt grape soda
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Jcisco
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Message Posted: May 5, 2014 8:14:15 AM

what kind of root beer?
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Jcisco
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Message Posted: Apr 14, 2014 9:22:38 AM

cola that POPPED??
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papajohn597
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Message Posted: Mar 19, 2014 8:49:03 AM

XXX rootbeer??
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budman1035
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Message Posted: Feb 7, 2014 5:29:13 PM

Doublecola!
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magpie2013
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Message Posted: Feb 7, 2014 2:12:22 PM

Root Beer when we could afford it.
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mullingspices
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Message Posted: Feb 7, 2014 1:09:53 PM

Coca Cola that really "popped" when you opened it
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Jcisco
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Message Posted: Feb 6, 2014 3:30:59 PM

Soda Pops/Water from days gone by is
going
going
GONE!!
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papajohn597
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Message Posted: Jan 15, 2014 7:46:49 AM

wow??
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Jcisco
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Message Posted: Jan 6, 2014 8:27:40 AM

oldie getting a new look---Cherry Crush!!
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skunku
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Message Posted: Dec 13, 2013 5:20:29 AM

Soda POP!!! Or just Pop. Soda comes in a yellow box and is used for baking among other things! In Utah we take our Pop VERY seriously and most kinds can still be found here, somewhere, including RC. I just haven't drank that since my grandpa was alive when I was a kid.
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skunku
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Message Posted: Dec 13, 2013 5:13:47 AM

RC Cola
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sdm6061
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Message Posted: Dec 13, 2013 4:55:44 AM

Crush had lime? Thats a 'new' one for me!
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mullingspices
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Message Posted: Dec 13, 2013 2:29:25 AM

Apple Beer
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nichols
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Message Posted: Dec 3, 2013 11:43:19 AM

Crush still makes grape(see it at walmart sometimes) and Goya makes a good grape also
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nichols
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Message Posted: Dec 3, 2013 11:41:05 AM

Dad's root beer seems to be making a bit of a comeback
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nichols
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Message Posted: Dec 3, 2013 11:40:10 AM

Do not see Crush lime much anymore except maybe in larger bottles.
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Jcisco
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Message Posted: Dec 3, 2013 7:41:48 AM

R209,Barley's Orange Soda...is it still around??
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R209
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Message Posted: Nov 18, 2013 4:29:36 PM

Barley's Orange Soda
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papajohn597
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Message Posted: Nov 11, 2013 7:50:19 AM

Orange Crush
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buddyro1
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Message Posted: Nov 1, 2013 4:34:58 PM

Dads rootbeer.
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