‘Soda Politics’ and ‘Saving Gotham’ – The New York Times

‘Soda Politics’ and ‘Saving Gotham‘: “Research has linked unbalanced soda consumption to obesity, Type 2 diabetes, coronary artery disease, stroke, dental disease, bone disease, depression, gout, asthma, cancer and premature death. These links, as Nestle clearly points out, are more correlative than causative. But all those correlations add up. To Big Soda’s ‘just one won’t…

The Soda Protocols

(One of the greatest culinary experiences of my entire life: drinking bottles of real-sugar Coke in Belize after two or three hours of hiking around.)   “Daddy’s magic thinking juice.” This is how I often describe the bottles and cans in my fridge, much to the confusion of friends and family. “I didn’t know you even had kids,” they…

Heritage Dr. Pepper: Apparently Many Of You Were Unaware

THIS, me hearties, is Heritage Dr. Pepper: Remember Pepsi’s brilliant idea last year? To do a special limited-time run of beverages made with real sugar? Well, they’ve expanded this wonderful program this year and added Dr. Pepper to the “Throwback” lineup. Real sugar Dr. Pepper. Yes, there’s a bottler in Texas who still does cane…