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Red Rock Premium Root Beer

I always love getting root beers sent to me for review! this time though it was not by the company itself, but by beverages direct who just wanted a write up for themselves. I of course will have to be honest so hopefully this thing is tasty. now, when you claim ‘Since 1885’ that sounds …

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Penny Cola Frosted Root Beer

i like the style here, it is kind of pop art meets soda jerk. it is at least somewhat different in that regard. their goal as a company was to not drink corn, which seems a pretty valid and admirable thing. they started in 2013 so are pretty new and i hope they stick around …

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O-So Good Vanilla Butterscotch Root Beer

i am always a little leery of drinks that says things like “Since 1946” on them like this one does. i mean, ok, maybe it was made initially in 1946 and then abandoned for many years until 2013 when Orca brought it back, or at least brought the name back. this soda was not made …

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Old Red Eye Root Beer

from what i can tell in my googling of this brand, they were around from the late 40s until the 60s in the Colorado area. their soda was caffeinated although this one is not. there was never any relation to “Red Eye” soda which was out of Maryland in the 70s. i suppose this was …

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Rocket Fizz Gene Autry Root Beer

i really am not sure how much name recognition Gene Autry has these days. i am around middle aged now i suppose and i barely know who he is beyond a tv cowboy. i assume he was a rival of Roy Rogers but i have no idea. did he tour the country doing rodeos and …