Wednesday, July 30, 2014

Fact of the Day: Cola

The reason soda is sometimes known as cola is because one of the original ingredients was the fruit of a kola tree. They were also the reason why soda contains caffeine.

17 comments:

  1. We call them soft drinks rather than sodas.

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  2. I either call it a soda or a coke but yeah I think I knew that cola thing :o

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  3. I am addicted to the stuff, drink it non stop so I find this particularly interesting.

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  4. Did not know about either of those. How cool!

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  5. I didn't know this, and I drink a lot of pop!

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  6. and where does the COCA come from? It's a rather scandalous name for a product since cocaine comes from South American plant coca.

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  7. I love cola flavour! Nice post.Kisses:)

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  8. Fruit of cola tree? OMG never heard about this before.

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  9. Interesting. I wonder what else is in it.

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  10. That I never knew, still won't drink it at my zoo

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  11. I didn't know this. We call it pop or coke up here.

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  12. interesting, as this is my favourite drink.

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