Northern Soda Company Vanilla Bean Sarsaparilla

this year for a limited edition flavor, Northern Soda Company tried to make a sarsaparilla based on a per-Prohibiton era recipe once popular in the American west. I am going to guess they upped the sugar in that recipe quite a bit, but I could be wrong. I always assume, perhaps incorrectly, that old sodas, …

Indian Wells Death Valley Sarsaparilla

well, this one did not change all that much at all, going from cane sugar to just sugar and losing a bit of sugar in the nutrition info. this is an unusual change I must say, most often a company goes from using something else to using cane sugar, not from cane sugar to something …

Sioux City Sarsaparilla

I keep forgetting that Sioux City switched to cane sugar a few years back, so it was a good thing I checked all the sodas at Rocket Fizz when I went there. this Sioux City Sarsaparilla was a nice surprise of a soda to review once again. it was just over 24 years ago that …

root beers

Manhattan Special Sarsaparilla

it has been a very long time since I had their soda at all I will admit. it is one of those brands that was often in stores and I don’t really notice when it is gone. at least it used to always be in the supermarket I went to before I moved a couple …

Rocket Fizz Gold Mine Sarsaparilla

one thing I will say about Rocket Fizz, they are very active in making new sodas, well at least root beers and the related things. although I don’t think they make any birch beers at all come to think of it. many of their offerings are really just the same drink with different labels although …