The Beverage Blog

At Colorado’s Best Drinks, we strive to meet the highest standards of quality in all that we do – from our products to our written content. The Colorado's Best Drinks Beverage Blog showcases the most impactful and interesting stories and events related to CBD, hemp and bubbly beverages like our own. We’re excited to bring you stories showcasing exciting developments in several industries on the rise.

With zero grams of sugar, Sparkling CBD Citrus Water and Sparkling CBD Hibiscus Tea are smart alternatives to sugar-laden soft drinks. Many soft drinks these days contain unhealthy amounts of sugar which public health officials have linked to a v...

Can't get enough tea? You're in good company. According to a recent report by the Tea Association of the U.S.A. Inc., Americans consumed over 3.9 billion gallons of tea in 2021 alone. On any given day, an estimated 159 million Americans are drink...

The history of watermelon is almost as rich as the fruit itself. The ancient Egyptians depicted watermelons in their art and there are mentions of watermelons in Sanskrit texts from the 6th century BC. Watermelons of old were in some ways quite...

A refreshing cocktail made with Sparkling CBD Soda is a thing of beauty. But not everyone has mastered the art of the cocktail to the point where they can create great ones each and every time. Usually, when someone's mixed drink does not live up...

If you’re a painter you know the importance of adding the highlights before you declare the painting finished. If you are a chef you know the importance of garnishing your culinary creation. Likewise, if you hope to make cocktails people will remem...

Summer 2022 is just around the corner, and this year everybody is determined to make the most of it. So they're sprucing up the yard, washing down the deck, cleaning the pool top to bottom and planning Memorial Day and 4th of July get-togethers....

The holidays are a time to celebrate with friends and family but they're also a time to unwind and sit back, cocktail in hand, to reflect on this year- and what a year it has been. Whether you're craving the heavy, spicy, comforting flavors of a lo...

2021 started out a bit rough, (and there are still some kinks to still work out), but things are finally getting back to something like normal. Please join those of us at Colorado's Best Drinks - creators of the best CBD beverages - in a big “h...

If you really want to start an argument between historians of food and beverage ask them who invented ginger ale. What you’ll discover is that they each tend to have their own pet theory about how long this now-iconic beverage has been around and w...

Let’s start off with a few fun facts:

The Coca-Cola brand is worth more than Pepsi, Starbucks, Red Bull and Budweiser combined. Every year 1.7 billion Coca-Colas are consumed worldwide. That number does not include sales of any of the 3,500 o...

If you don’t venture out to bars or clubs much you may not have heard of the Moscow Mule. Or maybe you did and were left wondering what mules and the Russian capital have in common. Not much, as it turns out because the Moscow Mule is not a beast o...

In addition to Sparkling CBD soda flavors you've known and loved for years, Colorado’s Best Drinks is now offering two fresh sparkling water options. Like our other CBD beverages, CBD Citrus Water and CBD Hibiscus Tea are vegan-friendly, glut...

Colorado’s Best Drinks is proud to offer five delicious and carefully-crafted sparkling soda flavors – Lemonade, Root Beer, Ginger Ale, Cola and Black Cherry. With just 100 calories and five natural ingredients per BPA-free can, you can’t go w...

March 13th is National Ginger Ale Day! Colorado's Best Drinks' Beverage Blog team previously explored some fascinating elements of ginger ale's history - along with five delicious cocktail recipes featuring Sparkling CBD Ginger Ale. However, if...

Everyone knows that it's important to eat enough fruits and veggies - but some varieties of both may be especially beneficial for your health or weight loss goals. Let's explore the distinctions between citrus fruits and alternatives, and three rea...

Love is in the air, Beverage Blog readers. That’s right - Valentine’s Day 2021 is right around the corner. There’s no better time to share a nightcap with someone you hold dear. To help you celebrate safely at home, the CBD Beverage Blog writers...

There's no need to say goodbye to some summertime favorites when the winter weather sets in. Colorado's Best Drinks recently introduced two delicious sparkling water options – Citrus Water and Hibiscus Water! Both Sparkling CBD Water options brin...

Colorado’s Best Drinks is excited to introduce our two delicious sparkling water options – Citrus Water and Hibiscus Water! Sparkling CBD Citrus Water and Hibiscus Water both bring sweet, refreshing flavor with every sip. Like our five classic CBD...

Why Is It Called Root Beer?

According to food historians, beverages similar to root beer known as “small beers” predated the soft drink’s origin. Like Charles Hines’ first recipe for root beer, they contained a mixture of herbs, berries and bar...

Great minds think alike - and sometimes they drink alike, too. If you and your better half can’t get enough root beer, stock your shelves with Colorado’s Best Drinks’ carefully crafted take on the classic American soft drink. Our blend of tried-a...

Our Sparkling CBD Cola may be the best option out there (in our admittedly biased opinion), but it's far from the first cola product to hit the market. Let's review the highlights of cola's unusual journey from its original form to our favorite m...

Many of us are currently spending our days indoors to mitigate the spread of COVID-19 in our communities. There's nothing more important than keeping ourselves and our loved ones safe while we all do our part to collectively flatten the curve and s...

The witching hour is lurking close at hand – with many of us counting down the days. Halloween indulges our inner children with celebratory dress-up and make believe, while channeling the thrills of fright and magic. Costume ready? Candy bought? Al...

It goes without saying that the number of hemp and CBD industries has increased in the recent past. From coffee to cocktails, to our scintillating selection of sparkling sodas, the beverage industry offers a growing variety of hemp-infused products...

Last week we reviewed the benefits of mixing a little CBD into your alcohol, and listed a few bars in America already catering to this craze. If you’re not lucky enough to live within driving distance for your next date night, have no fear – our...

CBD Cocktails, Anyone?

Let’s be honest: there’s nothing quite like a nightcap to unwind at the end of a long week. Or even a long Tuesday (no judgement here). Sipping a cocktail or two can bring some well-earned relaxation to our evenings. Still,...