Date: Fri, 8 Dec 1995 12:26:34 -0700 From: Laurie M Bowman Subject: Re: root beer preferences Hey Seth, Ever try "Dog 'n' Suds" root beer? So good, you almost get a buzz off it. I guess this conversation has drifted far away from the original dialect focus, but I just wanted to provide *my* opinion on root beer. :) Laurie Bowman Dept. of Linguistics University of Arizona, Tucson bowman[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE] On Thu, 7 Dec 1995, SETH SKLAREY wrote: > I thought IBC root beer was great, but after several months realized I had > just been taken in by their neat bottle. I did a taste test on various root > beers and found A & W to be among the best, and Dad's Old Fashioned pretty > good. IBC was mediocre and the world's worst is FANTA (by Coke again) with > a close tie for second worst with Shasta & Faygo. > > IBC is the only company I know that still makes Sarsparilla. (Hoffmann's in NY > used to.) >