Capone Family Secret Diet Root Beer

November 14, 2011
Filed under: diet root beers — anthony @ 2:54 am
Type: Diet Root Beer Comes In: 12oz glass bottle
Available: IL, online

Obtained in: sent from company
Head: Small Sweetener: aspartame (NutraSweet)
Caffeine: No
Website: http://caponefamilysecret.com

so how will this be? every time i sample a new root beer i think that to myself. with the diet sodas it is more “ok, how bad could it be? maybe it will be good for once!” but i try not to get my hopes up too high. that is harder when i have tried the regular, full-on sugar version of a soda though. from that one i feel like i know that the company can or cannot make a good soda, so the diet is expected to follow along the same lines. sadly that does not always happen at all. well, not really “sadly” i suppose, more “unexpectedly” or “illogically” or “your assumption was dumb Anthony.”
i do somewhat doubt that Al Capone ever drank a diet soda, let alone had a secret recipe for one, but i will let that slide. as long as at least one drink in their soda line came from Mr. Capone or bore his name at some point, even if Geraldo did not find it on prime time TV, then they can go with it.
this actually is not so bad tasting. wow. i would never choose it over even a regular A&W or something mind you, but i am not getting sick feeling which is often the case. it even sort of tastes like root beer too! pretty creamy and very smooth with just a slight metal taste in the middle, not to start and not in the aftertaste, it just lasts for a moment and then is gone, like that cute guy you saw was on the bus this morning when you missed it.
Ingredients:carbonated water, caramel color, potassium benzoate, aspertame (NutraSweet brand), artificial and natural flavor and malic acid


Anthony’s Rating: 65
User’s Rating: 91
# of ratings:10

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