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Would You Rather Drink Soda From the Can or the Bottle?


Recently, a friend told me that she only drinks soda from the bottle, not the can, because it tastes better. I don't drink enough soda to detect a difference, but since then, I've been trying to compare the two to see if there is any variation in taste. I've never tried them side-by-side, but honestly, I think they both taste great.

How about you? Do you think soda from a can tastes different from soda in a bottle?

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bizofjim bizofjim 7 years
Since you gave us the other option I will vote for drinking it from a glass, glass
LittleMzFit LittleMzFit 8 years
Don't usually drink it, but if so I would prefer fountain or glass bottle.
NAI NAI 8 years
fountains. & cans somehow taste better.
NAI NAI 8 years
fountains. & cans somehow tastes better.
suziryder suziryder 8 years
I don't have a preference. Hmm... nope, no preference.
brainstewerz brainstewerz 8 years
I agree, glass bottles are the best. The first time I drank Coke from a glass bottle I thought I was drinking an entirely different drink. So much better!
ummyeaitsmarcie ummyeaitsmarcie 8 years
Glass bottle definitely.
ilanac13 ilanac13 8 years
if i ever do drink soda which isn't all that often, i would rather have it from a bottle than a can. i don't like the metallic taste from a can, and to be honest, i prefer flatter soda which i feel you can get from a bottle than a can. i actually like a 'fountain' soda better...is that weird?
ayuninur ayuninur 8 years
It's all the same
Spectra Spectra 8 years
I prefer soda from a can because it's colder and fizzier. I absolutely HATE fountain soda though...I've had too many bad experiences with the syrup running out or the carbonation being "off".
AmberHoney AmberHoney 8 years
Yeah - gotta have a straw so my lipstick doesn't get all over the bottle and my face.
kiwitwist kiwitwist 8 years
can, I guess I like the taste of aluminum LOL
Matina Matina 8 years
I love fountain soda. It is the best!
bluebellknoll bluebellknoll 8 years
Fountain! All soda tastes better with lotsa ice. :)
skigurl skigurl 8 years
if forced to choose between the two, i choose can (colder!) but if given the option of anything, i pick a mcdonalds glass, fountain diet coke, with ice and a straw!
SugarFreak SugarFreak 8 years
I'm not much fo a soda fan...BUT, I would opt for the bottle for the sole reason that I don't know what little critters have been playing tag on top of my can in the warehouse.
luxington luxington 8 years
I like glass bottles the best, they don't change the taste at all and they are just the right size for me. I also love the chic cans Izze comes in.
Jude-C Jude-C 8 years
Glass bottles are best.
kiddylnd kiddylnd 8 years
In a glass, filled with ice. Has to be drunk from a straw as well.
Evalicious Evalicious 8 years
Can tastes better to me - although I have been on a coke strike for a little over a year now, and they taste sick now. I can't handle a whole one on my own, after two sips I'm done!
murdock99tx murdock99tx 8 years
Poured from can into giant glass. Add ice. I need the bubbles to pop before they go into me. For some reason, I can't get bubbly stuff down. The bubbles don't pop! This is why I can't drink shakes. They won't stay down. *ahem*
hippiecowgirl hippiecowgirl 8 years
I very rarely drink soda, but when I do I prefer bottles. Not sure why.
aistea311 aistea311 8 years
I love soda from the fountain, especially coke or Root Beer. But I do love soda from glass bottles (like Fanta Orange) and soda from a can taste so much better then from the bottle. I have stopped buying soda at gas stations that are in bottles because it tastes bleh, so it helps me be good and buy a bottle of water. I am actually drinking soda from a can as I post this!
Dollylo Dollylo 8 years
Don't like can. at all!! It gives a very little disturbing taste to my diet coke! ;)
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