The Beverage Blog

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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 bark....

Root beer has been a beloved soft drink in the U.S. and beyond for more than a hundred years. Today’s article explores the origin story of the time-tested and delicious drink.

Taking Root

In the late 1800s, a range of health issues plagued the...

March 13th is National Ginger Ale Day! In honor of this special occasion, we've explored the origin story of ginger and ginger ale throughout world history - and their journey to the local form we all adore today.

Ginger is known for its flavorfu...

After a deep-dive into countless fascinating facts about the fruit, we’ve cherry-picked our favorite bits of trivia in honor of National Cherry Month. Read on for our top six anecdotes about cherries.

Did Our First President Kill That Cherry Tree...

That’s right readers, it’s finally here – February is National Cherry Month!

As we’ve discussed in a prior article, the National Day Calendar provides worthy causes with their own national holidays. Applicants with a vested interest in any give...

For centuries of global history, lemonade’s held a sweet spot in the hearts of beverage-lovers across the globe. Everyone knows the adage: when life gives you lemon, make lemonade. Little else embodies the value of resilience and sticking it out wh...