Dr Pepper (12oz / 35pk)
About this item
- An original blend of 23 authentic flavors
- Always One of a Kind
- Unique flavor often imitated never duplicated
Always One of a Kind, the slogan of the Dr Pepper bottling company is known far and wide. The unique blend of 23 flavors makes this soda stand out from the crowd.
What Is the Nutritional Value of Dr Pepper?
Each 12-ounce can is a single serving. Each can contains 150 calories with 0 grams of fat. It has 55 milligrams of sodium, so those on a low sodium diet can still enjoy their favorite soda. It also contains 40 grams of carbohydrates. This soda uses high-fructose corn syrup as a sweetener instead of pure cane sugar.
What Is Dr Pepper Company History?
The Dr Pepper drink dates back to 1885 when the pharmacist Charles Alderton created the first soft drink with the unique flavor. He blended the smells of his store into the concoction to give it its signature flavor. The owner of the pharmacy he worked at, Morrison, then named it after his friend Dr. Charles Pepper. They patented their drink in December of 1885. It wasn't until the 1950s when they decided to drop the period (.) from the name, changing it from Dr. Pepper to Dr Pepper. Today, original Dr Pepper drinks are found across the globe in the US, Europe, Asia, Mexico, South America, South Africa, Canada and New Zealand.
What Is the Shelf Life Of a Dr Pepper Can?
Dr Pepper products packaged in plastic bottles have a shelf life of three months or 13 weeks. For sodas stored in glass bottles or aluminum cans, the drinks remain fresh for up to 9 months.