"Made with Real Sugar"

Old 11-20-2011, 12:01 PM
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"Made with Real Sugar" - I've noticed this labelling more and more on some pop/soda cans.

Kind of makes me laugh! Back of the old, unimproved, eh?
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Old 11-20-2011, 12:23 PM
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A strange twist, isn't it! lol!
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Old 11-20-2011, 03:25 PM
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Nothing changes for me. Same reason I avoid soda to begin with ;-)
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Old 11-20-2011, 03:29 PM
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sometimes even when you buy granulated sugar, it is not cane sugar. Something else.
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Old 11-20-2011, 05:10 PM
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most likely beet suger.
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Or corn syrup. I wonder if so much corn has gone to alternative fuel industry that food makers have discovered it's easier and cheaper to go back to cane sugar.
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Coca Cola tastes better with real sugar. Our local distributor has a limited amount--it's Mexican. LOL, I sometimes wonder how it would taste with real coca, like the original formula.
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Old 11-21-2011, 08:17 AM
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The real sugar cola is difficult to find. Anyone know where to get it in the Portland, Oregon, area?
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Old 11-21-2011, 01:08 PM
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Over in UK incresing numbers of foods are made with glucose/fructose syrup which is much sweeter. This is BAD as you get used to an unnaturaally sweet taste on jams etc. I'm against it myself but the tide seems unstoppable.... i feel sorry for new mums with kiddies.
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Check for an international/Mexican market. The groceries around here that cater to the Mexican-American population carry the Mexican real sugar coke.
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