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Virgil's Black Cherry Cream Soda Quick Review

While at the store today I came across a section of sodas and teas in glass bottles instead of plastic ones. Since they were on sale, I decided to test a couple and see how they'd stack up against their plastic wrapped counterparts.
First up: Virgil's Black Cherry Cream Soda


Ingredients: Purified carbonated water, unbleached cane sugar, vanilla extract, black cherry flavor, natural flavors, malic acid.  

Pros:

  • No plastic bottle! 
  • Tastes really good, has an interesting flavor that isn't too cherry, and has nice vanilla undertones. 
  • Bottle is made from 100% recycled material (how's that for green?)
  • No Preservatives 

Cons: 

  • Still soda, which you know isn't healthy 
  • Difficult to find
Overall, it was a nice treat. I like that it has a short ingredient list, and doesn't come in a plastic bottle, as well as having it's bottle made of recycled material. However, I don't plan on buying it again because (with an occasional exception, like this) I don't drink soda. If you are a big soda drinker though, I would recommend this product. 

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