other reviews

Rocky Mountain Soda Co Evergreen Elderberry

well this may be pushing the boundaries a bit of the definition of ‘root beer’ as this is not really made with roots I do not think. although perhaps the roots of the elderberry plant are used, most likely it is the berries that they utilize for this beverage. but as they called them “evergreen” …

root beers

BJ’s Brewhouse Handcrafted Root Beer

I would have thought this was the same thing as the brew I had reviewed when I went to their restaurant about five years ago. but on the bottle it has a little history. so in 1997 they started serving it on tap. then in 2016 they reformulated it without artificial ingredients and in 2017 …

root beers

Live Soda Root Beer

so the Live company seems to have revamped their whole approach, they used to make a kombucha root beer and were known as “Live Kombucha Soda.” now they are just “Live Soda” with a new website and approach, I suppose. now they have probiotics, which I thought was just what knombucha had. I recall the …

root beers

Hank’s Gourmet Philadelphia Recipe Root Beer

the folks at Hank’s notriced I had not reviewed their sodas since they changed the recipe to use only cane sugar sometime back, which I never realized myself actually, and offered to send some my way to get a new review going. that is so very kind of them. of course it will not influence …

birch beers

Boylan’s Cane Sugar Birch Beer

huh, I never realized I never reviewed this reformulated version of their regular birch beer! good thing I checked! I believe the old formula was the second soda I ever reviewed. or perhaps just the second one after I decided to actually make a website about it and not just review them in my zine. …