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.

Our CBD drinks only use the finest ingredients. And watermelon sure is a fine ingredient!

You may know it today for its popularity in the health and fitness world, its love of growing in the summer, or as the perfect snack in the sun. It’s ofte...

Making things from scratch is always a fun way to spend the afternoon. There’s something special about being in the kitchen with an exciting new project. If you’re a huge cola fan, it’s worth making it yourself at least once.

Here are our two f...

One of the most important parts of a barbeque is the drinks you’re serving. And our CBD drinks can help take those cocktails to the next level!

CBD beverages add a delightful fizz and flavor to cocktails.

Here are our favorite barbeque cocktai...

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...

Before we get into our discussion about Sparkling CBD Soda and other outstanding gin mixers let’s take a step back and look at the history of what is now considered one of the most British of liquors.

A Brief History of Gin

Today's gin can tr...

Root beer is one of those "old fashioned" beverages that just refuses to yield to the modern world. It's maybe the most robust of all soft drinks with a musky, down-to-earth flavor that leaves a surprisingly appealing aftertaste, and it's one of ou...

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....

Sometimes, you just want a cocktail. There’s nothing better than laying back, relaxing, and sipping on a classic!

But if you’re on a diet, your cocktails may be doing more harm than good. So how do you indulge without taking on so many calories?

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There are any number of things related to food and drink that people tend to assume have been around forever but are actually fairly new. When it comes to utensils the fork comes to mind. As far as food storage goes, refrigerators were rare before...

Soda is one of those things that’s such an integral part of our lives that we either don’t think about its origin, or we tend to assume that it’s been around forever. But while most types of soda have been around longer than anyone currently alive...

In 2017, bottled water became the most popular beverage in America, and in the years since consumption of bottled water has continued to climb; from 14.4 billion gallons in 2018 to 15 billion gallons in 2019, to 15.3 billion gallons last year. Stil...

It’s that time of year again – National Beverage Day! Colorado's Best Drinks believes that Sparkling CBD sodas and Sparkling CBD waters flavors are the best beverages on the market today (as you may have guessed). With that said, there are ma...

At long last, we can say it - the year 2020 is officially behind us. Last January, food and beverage industry experts placed a number of predictions for what the twelve months to follow would have in store. It goes without saying that the unexpecte...

ONE: Pass On the Plastic

Studies have shown that the carbon dioxide in carbonated water escapes from plastic bottles more quickly than alternative materials. This is because plastic containers are permeable and can expand and contract. This pro...

Sparkling water has been revered for centuries for its alleged healing qualities. Naturally occurring from a specific combination of minerals, sparkling waters are found throughout historical literature. Our first references to the therapeutic use of...

Sparkling soda, seltzer, or tonic - what’s your favorite? Some have a strong preference, others love them all - or never knew there was a difference between each type. While individual tastes may vary, one common thread is clear - the demand for ...

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...

Sparkling soda, seltzer, or tonic - what’s your favorite? Some have a strong preference, others love them all - or never knew there was a difference between each type. While individual tastes may vary, one common thread is clear - the demand for ca...