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March 30, 2006

Coca–Cola is the new BlaK

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Coming next Monday, April 3 to a store near you is Coke's latest foray (above) into the seemingly limitless caffeinated beverage space.

It's a carbonated "coffee–essence" drink, according to the Washington Post, and "will come in glass bottles with those familiar curves, 45 calories per 8–oz. serving and a middling amount of caffeine (per 8 oz: 46 mg, compared with classic Coke's 23 mg and coffee's 80 mg."

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Lactose-intolerant types should take note that this oddly-named beverage contains dairy ingredients.

Posted by: ralphie | Mar 30, 2006 3:38:42 PM

WHO invents these names? I mean, it were, as it were, a mock apt to be rendered. Shouldn't the Coke folks have picked something a syllable or two away from "Blech"?

Posted by: Flutist | Mar 30, 2006 2:31:59 PM

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