Date: Sat, 9 Dec 1995 07:46:48 -0500 From: SETH SKLAREY Subject: Re: root beer preferences Dog 'n' Suds was pretty good. Hasn't been one hereabouts since 1957. >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.) >> > >