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Sips and Specials: July 2013

July 26th, 2013

Want to know where you can taste DRY Soda’s flavors? What to know if your local retailer is offering special pricing on DRY? We’re updating this list throughout the month of July, so check back to see what’s happening at your local DRY retailer.

DRY Soda Tastings

Fri 7/26

Blue Springs, MO | Cosentino’s Price Choppper 3-7pm (1100 South 7 Hwy)

Denver, CO | Summer Brew Fest at Mile High Station 6-10pm (2027 West Lower Colfax Ave)

Portland, OR | Fred Meyer – Raleigh Hills 2-5pm (7700 SW Beaverton-Hillsdale Hwy)

Sat 7/27

Seattle, WA | West Seattle Thriftway 3-7pm (4201 SW Morgan St)

Portland, OR | Hollywood Beverage 3-6pm (3028 NE Sandy Blvd)

Liberty, MO | Hy-Vee 10am-2pm (109 Blue Jay Dr)

Blue Springs, MO | Cosentino’s Price Chopper 1-5pm (1305 N Hwy 7)

Gardner, KS | Cosentino’s Price Chopper 1-5pm (830 E Main)

Belton, MO | Cosentino’s Price Chopper 12-4pm (109 N Cedar)

Shawnee, KS | Cosentino’s Price Chopper 3-7pm (22210 W 66th St)

Sun 7/28

Seattle, WAWest Seattle Thriftway 11am-3pm (4201 SW Morgan St)

Tacoma, WA | Moveable Feast at Cheney Stadium 11am-5pm (2502 S Tyler St)

Sherwood, OR | Gramma’s Farm Store 11am-2pm (17995 SW Scholls-Sherwood Rd)

Leawood, KS | Cosentino’s Price Chopper 3-7pm (3700 W 95)

Kansas City, MO | Cosentino’s Price Chopper 12-4pm (9717 N Ash Ave)

Tues 7/30

Portland, OR | OHSU Farmers Market 11am-3pm (3181 SW Sam Jackson Park Rd)

Sip Pair Mix DRY Soda for Less

Cans of DRY Soda 10 / $10

Metropolitan Market

National Ice Cream Month – Local Float #4/5: The Vanilla Bean/Lavender Flavor Flip Flop Float

July 25th, 2013

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We’re celebrating National Ice Cream month all month long with our friends Snoqualmie Ice Cream with a new ice cream float recipe each week of July.

Today’s float is actually two! Combine Vanilla Bean DRY Soda with French Lavender Snoqualmie Ice Cream OR Lavender DRY Soda with Danish Vanilla Bean Snoqualmie Ice Cream, and either combination will blend together into a tasty, smooth bit of sweetness that will have your taste buds living in the lap of lavender luxury.

Want to make one of your own?

DRY Soda and Snoqualmie Ice Cream are both carried at all PCC Natural Markets locations, as well as Metropolitan Market,  Central Market and QFC! Pick up a pint and some sips today and soon you’ll be floating your summer away.

Additionally, DRY Soda will be floating around at this year’s Ice Cream-o-Rama at Snoqualmie Ice Cream Cafe and Farm on Saturday, August 24. Check Snoqualmie Ice Cream’s event invite for more details!

National Tequila Day 2013: 3 DRY Cocktails

July 24th, 2013

Snake Oil Cocktail Company - DRY Soda

“Stage Kiss” photo credit: Snake Oil Cocktail Company

To celebrate National Tequila Day, we’re going beyond the typical margarita with three tasty DRY Soda cocktails that will have you wishing this drink holiday came around more often. Thanks to the wonderful mixologists who shared their craft with us to bring you these cocktails. Enjoy!

Stage Kiss

Snake Oil Cocktail Company | San Diego, CA

1 1/2 oz. Don Julio tequila
1 oz. blood orange juice
1 tbsp. date-agave jam with cayenne
Blood Orange DRY Soda
Serve: old fashioned glass
Garnish: blood orange wedge

- Add tequila, blood orange juice and jam to a mixing glass
- Shake with ice and pour into an old fashioned glass
- Top with Blood Orange DRY Soda, stir, and garnish with blood orange wedge

Colorado Dreamin’

Chris Clewell | Tag Raw Bar | Denver, CO

1 1/2 oz. tequila
3/4 oz. pineapple juice
3/4 oz. agave nectar
1 slice of avocado
Rhubarb DRY Soda
Lime wedge
Serve: martini glass

- Fill cocktail glass half-full with ice
- Mix first four ingredients together in cocktail shaker and shake well
- Strain into cocktail glass and top with Rhubarb DRY Soda
- Add lime wedge and stir

DRY Tequila Fizz

Veronica Lizarraga | DRY Soda Mixology Brand Ambassador | Las Vegas, NV

2 oz. tequila
1 oz. fresh lemon juice
2 dashes of egg whites
Splash of grenadine
Ginger DRY Soda
Serve: Collins glass

- Add first four ingredients to ice-filled cocktail shaker. Shake 5-7 seconds.
- Strain into collins glass half-filled with ice
- Top with Ginger DRY Soda and stir once

 

If you’re looking for more cocktail inspiration, you’ll love our app! Check out the Mix function and updates to the DRY Soda app for Android and iPhone.

Updates to DRY Soda’s Smart Phone Apps

July 22nd, 2013

We’ve made some updates to the DRY Soda app for Android and iPhone to incorporate the launch of Ginger and Apple DRY Soda!

Included in these updates are:

- Full flavor profiles for Ginger and Apple DRY Soda

- Food pairing suggestions for Ginger and Apple DRY Soda (we personally suggest the Blackberry Ice Cream with Ginger DRY Soda pairing ;] )

- Cocktail recipes for Ginger and Apple DRY Soda

- Updated food pairings and cocktail recipes for DRY’s other seven flavors

- Updated Store Locator with new retailer locations

Update/Installation Instructions

Android (Special Instructions)

• If you already have the DRY Soda app for Android •

The process for getting the latest DRY Soda app for Android phones involves only one more step than a usual app update.

- Uninstall the current version of the DRY Soda app from your phone (Reference: How to Uninstall Android Apps)

- Find the brand new installation of the DRY Soda app here or by searching “DRY Soda” in the Google Play Store, then follow the instructions to complete the installation

• If you do not have the DRY Soda app for Android •

- Find the latest version of the DRY Soda app for Android here or by searching “DRY Soda” in the Google Play Store, then follow the instructions to complete the installation

iPhone

• If you already have the DRY Soda app for iPhone •

- From your home screen, tap the “App Store” button, select the “Updates” tab, then select “Install” to update the app to the latest version

If you do not have the DRY Soda app for iPhone:

Find the latest version of the DRY Soda app for iPhone here or by searching “DRY Soda” in the App Store, then follow the instructions to complete the installation

 

National Ice Cream Month – Local Float #3: Ginger DRY Soda + Ginger Snoqualmie Ice Cream

July 19th, 2013

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You already knew that we’re celebrating National Ice Cream month all month long with our friends Snoqualmie Ice Cream with a new ice cream float recipe each week of July, but July 21st means something special:

NATIONAL ICE CREAM DAY!

This extra special float recipe to commemorate this glorious day of desserts doubles down on amazing flavor as it combines Ginger DRY Soda and Ginger Snoqualmie Ice Cream into a summer dessert that’s double-spiced, creamy-and-nice, and sure to make ginger fans happy.

Want to make one of your own?

DRY Soda’s new cans and flavors and Snoqualmie Ice Cream are both carried at select Metropolitan Market locations. Pick up some pints and cans today and soon you’ll be floating your summer away.

Additionally, DRY Soda will be floating around at this year’s Ice Cream-o-Rama at Snoqualmie Ice Cream Cafe and Farm on Saturday, August 24. Check Snoqualmie Ice Cream’s event invite for more details!

National Ice Cream Month – Local Float #2: Cucumber DRY Soda + Raspberry Pomegranate Sorbet from Snoqualmie Ice Cream

July 16th, 2013

DRY Soda + Snoqualmie Ice Cream - Float 2

We’re celebrating National Ice Cream month all month long with our friends Snoqualmie Ice Cream with a new ice cream float recipe each week of July.

Today’s float recipe combines Cucumber DRY Soda and Raspberry Pomegranate Sorbet from Snoqualmie Ice Cream into an amazingly fresh sipper that’s simply perfect for summer.

Want to make one of your own?

DRY Soda and Snoqualmie Ice Cream are both carried at all PCC Natural Markets locations, as well as Metropolitan Market,  Central Market and QFC! Pick up a pint and some sips today and soon you’ll be floating your summer away.

Additionally, DRY Soda will be floating around at this year’s Ice Cream-o-Rama at Snoqualmie Ice Cream Cafe and Farm on Saturday, August 24. Check Snoqualmie Ice Cream’s event invite for more details!

Want DRY Soda’s New Cans and Flavors Carried at a Store, Cafe or Restaurant Near You?

July 11th, 2013

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SPREAD THE WORD AND YOU COULD WIN

Want DRY Soda’s new cans and flavors carried at a store near you? Through Sunday, July 14, get the word out with these posts on Facebook, Instagram or Twitter and you could win a VIP package from DRY Soda.

EDIT: congrats to Instagram fan @sidlum for being chosen as our winner!

If you prefer email or in person, download our DRY Soda Store Request Letter and send/bring it in to your local store’s manager.

Are you a store, restaurant or cafe interested in carrying DRY Soda?
>> INFO FOR CARRYING DRY SODA HERE <<

Interested in Carrying DRY Soda at Your Store?

July 11th, 2013

 Stores selling DRY Soda bottles and cans

About DRY Soda

DRY is soda for everyone. Created specifically to be a less sweet soda, DRY has just four all natural ingredients and is sweetened with a minimal amount of pure cane sugar. DRY contains 1/4 to 1/3 of the sugar and calories of traditional soda, which allows its fruit, flower, and herb flavors to shine through. DRY Soda is gluten free, OU certified kosher, caffeine free, and sodium free. Available in slim aluminum cans as well as glass bottles, DRY Soda is ideal to sippair, or mix for any occasion.

Flavors

DRY Soda is available in 12 oz. glass bottles or slim aluminum cans in the following nine flavors:

Bottles: Lavender, Wild Lime, Blood Orange, Rhubarb, Juniper Berry, Vanilla Bean, Cucumber

Cans: Vanilla Bean, Blood Orange, Apple, Cucumber, Ginger

Pricing, Distribution and Questions

For detailed pricing and distribution information for your area as well as any other information, email info(at)drysoda(dot)com and we can give you specific information for your store and situation.

National Ice Cream Month – Local Float # 1: Rhubarb DRY Soda + Danish Vanilla Bean Snoqualmie Ice Cream

July 10th, 2013

Rhubarb DRY Soda + Danish Vanilla Bean Snoqualmie Ice Cream Float

We’re celebrating National Ice Cream month all month long with our friends at Snoqualmie Ice Cream with a new ice cream float recipe each week of July.

Today’s float recipe combines Rhubarb DRY Soda and Danish Vanilla Bean Snoqualmie Ice Cream into a dreamy, creamy mix of tart and mellow.

Want to make one of your own?

Snoqualmie Ice Cream and DRY Soda are throwing an Ice Cream Float Party at PCC Natural Markets’ Issaquah location on Saturday July 13th from 1-4 PM! Come by and enjoy the float above as well as other combos of Rhubarb DRY and Snoqualmie Ice Cream.

Can’t make it to the party? DRY Soda and Snoqualmie Ice Cream are both carried at all PCC Natural Markets locations, so pick up a pint and 4-pack today and soon you’ll be floating your summer away.

Where to Buy DRY Soda Cans and New Flavors

July 3rd, 2013

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With all the excitement around DRY Soda’s addition of cans and new flavors – Apple and Ginger DRY Soda – you’re probably wondering: where can I buy these new goodies near me? As DRY cans get brought into more and more stores throughout the US, we’ll keep this list as up to date as possible for the summer. As always, keep an eye on our Store Locator as well.

WASHINGTON

DRY Soda Tasting Room – 410 1st Ave S, Seattle, WA

Lucid - 5241 University Way NE  Seattle, WA

Uneeda Burger - 4306 Fremont Ave N,  Seattle, WA

Red Apple
- Bridle Trails - 6625 132nd Ave NE,  Kirkland, WA
- Duvall/Cherry Valley Family Grocer - 15215 Brown Ave NE  Duvall, WA

Metropolitan Market (multiple locations)
- Kirkland - 10611 NE 68th St,  Kirkland, WA
- Admiral (West Seattle) - 2320 42nd Ave SW,  Seattle, WA
- Uptown (Queen Anne) - 100 Mercer St,  Seattle, WA
- Sand Point - 5250 40th Ave NE,  Seattle, WA
- Proctor (Tacoma) - 2420 N Proctor Street, Tacoma, WA

Pear Delicatessen and Shoppe - 1926 Pike Pl, Seattle, WA

Duvall Market - 15820 Main St NE  Duvall, WA

Walgreens
- Ballard - 5409 15th Ave NW, Seattle, WA
- Greenwood - 8701 Greenwood Ave N  Seattle, WA
- Overlake - 1135 116th Ave NE #105  Bellevue, WA
- Cottage Lake - 17520 Avondale Rd NE  Woodinville, WA

Full Throttle Bottles - 5909 Airport Way S  Seattle, WA

Zaw Pizza (all 8 locations)

Ashwood Urban Market – 989 112th Ave NE  Bellevue, WA

Goose Ridge Winery Tasting Room
- Richland - 16304 N Dallas Rd  Richland, WA
- Woodinville - 14450 Woodinville Redmond Rd NE Suite 108  Woodinville, WA

Olive Marketplace and Café – 21 E Main St  Walla Walla, WA

Mukilteo Coffee – 5331 Crawford Rd  Langley, WA

7-11 – Store #14402 - 8316 164th Ave NE  Redmond, WA

OREGON

Freshii
- 100 SW Main St #130  Portland, OR
- 635 SW Morrison St  Portland, OR

Hollywood Beverage - 3028 NE Sandy Blvd  Portland, OR

Market of Choice - 8502 SW Terwilliger Blvd  Portland, OR

Lamb’s Thriftway

- Garden Home - 7410 SW Oleson Rd  Portland, OR
- Stroheckers - 2855 SW Patton Rd  Portland, OR

Zupan’s (Belmont) - 3301 SE Belmont St  Portland, OR

Sheridan Fruit Company - 409 SE Martin Luther King Jr Blvd  Portland, OR

Pearl Specialty Market & Spirits - 900 NW Lovejoy St  Portland, OR

OMSI (Oregon Museum of Science and Industry) - 1945 SE Water Ave  Portland, OR

COLORADO

Boulder Liquor Mart - 1750 15th St  Boulder, CO

Denver Bicycle Cafe - 1308 E 17th Ave  Denver, CO

Cheese Importers - 103 Main St  Longmont, CO

Cured - 1825 B Pearl St  Boulder, CO

Dish Gourmet - 1918 Pearl  Boulder, CO

The Market at Larimer Square - 1445 Larimer Square  Denver, CO

Liberty Gas and Convenience - 1490 S Wadsworth  Lakewood, CO

Marczyk Fine Foods (2 locations)

- 770 E 17th Ave  Denver, CO
- 5100 E Colfax  Denver, CO 80220

Boulder Wine Merchant - 2690 Broadway  Boulder, CO

Assorted Goods & Candy - 706 Front St  Louisville, CO

King Soopers #36 – 8031 Wadsworth Blvd  Arvada, CO

Panino’s Sandwich & Bakery - 700 12th St  Golden, CO

Crowfoot Valley Coffee - 734 N Wilcox  Castle Rock, CO

7-11 (2 locations)

- 19852 E Hilltop Rd  Parker, CO
- 810 N Wilcox  Castle Rock, CO

Continental Deli - 250 Steele St  Denver, CO

The Gift Gourmet - 7979 E Tufts  Englewood, CO

The Red Cup Paperie & Coffee Bar - 150 E Elkhorn  Estes Park, CO

NoBo Pizza - 3980 Broadway  Boulder, CO

PJ’s Wine & Spirits - 665 Front Rd  Longmont, CO

ILLINOIS

Freshii (Presidential Towers) - 26 S Clinton St  Chicago, IL

MICHIGAN

Produce Station - 1629 S State St  Ann Arbor, MI

NORTH CAROLINA

Joe Van Gogh (4 locations)

- Chapel Hill - 1129 AD Weaver Dairy Rd  Chapel Hill, NC
- Durham - 1104 B Broad St  Durham, NC
- Duke - 120 Science Dr, Durham  NC
- Roastworks - 505 Meadowland Dr Unit 104  Hillsborough NC

PENNSYLVANIA

- The Coffee Buddha - 964 Perry Hwy  Pittsburgh PA

- PGH Taco Truck - 964 Perry Hwy  Pittsburgh PA

ALABAMA

Grounded Coffee - 12120 County Line Rd Ste C  Madison, AL

Don’t see a store near you with cans? Email or print and send our DRY Soda Store Request Letter to your local retailer to tell them that you want your DRY and you want it now!


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