Ever since the carbonated drinks were developed, they have become an integral part of the diet. Carbonated drinks in simple words mean those drinks with carbon dioxide dissolved in them. The process is called as carbonation. There are carbonated drinks that contain alcohol and ones that do not contain alcohol. We are well aware of soft drinks and carbonated water. We have also tasted different flavored carbonated drinks like strawberry, lemon, grape etc. There are some carbonated chocolate drinks available. That sounds interesting, doesn’t it?
The carbonated chocolate beverages are made from cocoa fiber content, the natural constituent of cocoa beans. The beans are roasted and ground and then they form a part of the chocolate beverage. The process of carbonation in the chocolate beverages is more to provide a sparkle and bite and enhance its taste. The carbonated chocolate beverages were earlier considered unfit for consumption due to quick deterioration of the beverage over a long period of time. However, now most come in sealed bottles and their combination of cocoa fiber, sugar, water and sodium benzoate heated at higher range has made them safer.
You may also find carbonated chocolate drinks that may be prepared at home. There are some recipes available on the internet of chocolate soda. One such is that of chocolate soda with lemonade as an ingredient. It has 2 teaspoon chocolate syrup, 2 tablespoon milk, 2 tablespoon vanilla ice cream, 1 cup lemonade and 1 ice cube.
There are some great varieties that are available in the market like chocolate fudge soda, chocolate min soda, yoo hoo chocolate soda, diet cherry chocolate fudge soda, chocolate organic soda, etc. Among the chocolate fudge sodas some of the popular ones are Canfield’s Diet Chocolate fudge soda, Canfield’s Diet Cherry Chocolate fudge soda, Yoo-Hoo, etc.
Canfield’s Diet Chocolate Fudge soda has been around since the 70’s. It became the most successful brand in 1984 when it was re-introduced. It was highly successful and turned the fortunes of a regional bottler in Chicago from a regional player to a national brand. Their other chocolate flavor variations are also popular.
Yoo-Hoo started off in New Jersey in 1920. Natale Olivieri sold it through his small store. There were several flavors that were sold under the brand name. The chocolate flavored drink that he developed was also sold under the same name. It gained great popularity. The main reason why it became popular was the steam sterilization process that was used which helped ensure that Yoo-Hoo did not turn sour. Among their other brands that are popular are the Choc-Ola, Cocoa Dusty and Chocolate soldier.
You may try to create your own carbonated chocolate drinks with some innovative recipes that are found on different websites. If you want to find out how each chocolate drinks is you can find reviews from users who have tasted it. These carbonated chocolate drinks are available in several sizes and packs.
If you want a new flavor for a party you can surely try carbonated chocolate drinks. It may seem a very interesting combination if you also include diet drinks as well.