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What is Warehousing?

What is Warehousing?

What is warehousing?  That's a question I was asking myself not too long ago.  I had never heard of it, but now that I understand it, the concept is quite simple. Warehousing, in its simplest form is the storage of goods for others.  Generally it means storing goods...

New Directions at Blue Dog Beverage

New Directions at Blue Dog Beverage

In April 2019, Ben and Shari Anders, brave and intrepid adventurers that they are, set sail on a new adventure when they purchased Blue Dog Beverage, a craft beverage distribution company from its founders, Janet and Bob Lake.  Ben and Shari bring new energy and...

Holiday Cocktail Recipe with River City Ginger Beer

Holiday Cocktail Recipe with River City Ginger Beer

Jill and Sarah of awildrumpus.com posted to their blog this terrific recipe for a Holiday Cranberry Apple Moscow Mule using River City Ginger Beer. As they describe it, "It's like Christmas in a cup". Our River City Ginger Beer adds just the right amount of spiciness...

Boots Beverages Bellville, Texas

Boots Beverages Bellville, Texas

Boots Beverages of Bellville Texas. Boots Beverages was created by Mark Kristen’s father, Boots Kristen, when Kristen Distributing was little more than a bottling company. They bottled things like Dr. Pepper, Nesbitt, 7Up, and Frosty Root Beer. Boots Beverages...

Craig enjoying River City Root Beer!

Craig enjoying River City Root Beer!

Blue Dog’s good friend Craig enjoying an ice cold River City Root Beer at The Fremont Diner in Sonoma. Send us your pics enjoying anyone of the River City brands at info@bluedogbeverage.com and we will post your picture. Stop by The Fremont Diner, the menu is simply delicious.

Silk Road Mediterranean Refershers

Silk Road Mediterranean Refershers

Award winning local soda!  It all  started with their Grandma’s recipe and a desire to share culture through a flavor first described by Hippocrates. They added their our own sparkle, kept it organic, and used just enough pure cane sugar to stay true to its heritage....

River City Root Beer in the Sacramento Bee!

River City Root Beer in the Sacramento Bee!

Recently the Sacramento Bee featured River City Root Beer in its feature "How to Sip and Savor like a Sacramentan".  Our Creamy River City Root Beer is crafted to pair with Ice Cream!  Check out the Bee article!

Boylan Bottling Works

Boylan Bottling Works

The Boylan Bottling Company has been making sodas in small batches since 1891. They weren’t the only ones making sodas back then, but unlike many of the world wide brands conceived in that same era, Boylan has remained true to its roots and committed to producing only...

Dry Soda – All Natural Soda

Dry Soda – All Natural Soda

DRY Soda is a less sweet, all natural soda made with just four ingredients, including a little bit of pure cane sugar. Each of DRY's seven unique flavors is perfect to sip on its own, pair with a meal or mix into cocktails. Available in: Cucumber, Juniper Berry,...

Ramune Japanese Soda New Flavors

Ramune Japanese Soda New Flavors

The beautifully tinted, imaginatively shaped Ramune bottle, with a texture that evokes a certain feeling of warmth… Ramune has been a beloved cultural staple since the Meiji era (the mid 1800s) in Japan. Indeed, it is impossible not to feel a nostalgic charm for its...

Q Superior Beverages

Q Superior Beverages

Most sodas are lousy. Designed from unpronounceable ingredients by multinational corporations, sweetened beyond recognition with high fructose corn syrup, and packaged in generic containers, the typical soda is an afterthought that adds nothing to the drinking...

Lorina Coconut Lime Sparkling French Soda

Lorina Coconut Lime Sparkling French Soda

Lorina Premium French Soda, Coconut Lime.  Produced in Northeastern France using a secret family recipe.  Contains no preservatives, artificial flavorings or artificial coloring.  Available in three sizes, 1 ltr glass screw-cap bottle, 11.1 oz. glass bottle, and the...

Joia All Natural Sodas

Joia All Natural Sodas

When the moment calls for something truly enjoyable, Drink Distinct.  JOIA is a tantalizing combination of fruits, herbs and spices that creates layers of intensely fresh flavor for a wonderfully refreshing beverage. 6 Enticing tantalizing flavors... Pineapple Coconut...

Sarnac Sodas – Matt Brewing Co.

Sarnac Sodas – Matt Brewing Co.

Soft drinks are made with the same craftsmanship that is given to Saranac beers. Legend has it that Ginger Beer heals the soul and cures your ailments...We can't promise that, but this Saranac Ginger Beer will make you stand up and take notice!  They use "tons of...

Fentimans Botanically Brewed Sodas

Fentimans Botanically Brewed Sodas

Fentimans beverages are botanically brewed and contain all the flavor and goodness from the finest natural ingredients. This results in an invigorating and full-flavored taste that sets Fentimans apart. Available in the following flavors:  Traditional Ginger...

Maine Root Handcrafted Organic Soda

Maine Root Handcrafted Organic Soda

For 6 years now, Maine Root's FAIR TRADE CERTIFIED organically sweetened sodas have been thrilling fans from New England to California. This all started when younger brother Matt, a boat builder and former fishing guide, was helping a friend, Bobby Morgan, build the...

Moxie is back!

Moxie is back!

Moxie is available again in 12 oz glass bottles!  Created sometime prior to 1885 as a nerve tonic/elixir it was first bottled carbonated beverage in the USA!  In 1885 it was proclaimed to increase your health and vigor.  Originally bottled in the Northeast and now the...

Limonitz Organic Sparkling Mint Lemonade 12oz Bottle

Limonitz Organic Sparkling Mint Lemonade 12oz Bottle

Limonitz is an organic sparkling mint lemonade. Limonitz is made from only 4 ingredients, filtered water, organic lemon juice concentrate, organic sugar and natural mint extract. Limonitz is pasteurized and moderately carbonated. Limonitz does not use coloring or...

Santa Lucia Sparkling Natural Mineral Water

Santa Lucia Sparkling Natural Mineral Water

On the northeastern slope at 1200 meters above sea level, in a protected zone rich in vegetation, there are two mineral water springs - pure, fresh, purifying and light, with just the right mineral content. These springs were well-known in ancient times and in the...

Val de France Sparkling Organic Apple Juice

Val de France Sparkling Organic Apple Juice

From Brittany, France – a traditional farmstead product, made with a blend of sweet, tart dry and bitter apples. Unlike regular apples, the apples used to make these apple juices are specifically selected for their rich Tannin contents. Each type of apple has its own...

GuS – Grown Up Soda

GuS – Grown Up Soda

Founded in early 2003 by Steve Hersh and Jeannette Luoh, GuS was what the founders and their friends were looking for in a beverage; something not so sweet like everything else out there. But not so dull and lifeless like flavored seltzers and waters. Or artificial,...

July ’12 Capt’n Eli’s Promotion

July ’12 Capt’n Eli’s Promotion

Capt'n Eli's Handcrafted Maine Sodas Buy 5 Cases Get 1 Free: Capt'n Eli's Soda is Handcrafted in Maine. All flavors are Gluten Free, Caffeine Free & sweetened with Cane Sugars! All flavors are great as mixers or poured over a scoop of rich vanilla ice cream!...

Capt’n Eli’s Root Beer 12 oz. Bottles 4pk

Capt’n Eli’s Root Beer 12 oz. Bottles 4pk

Capt'n Eli's Root Beer is their Flagship! A family recipe stemming from the 1920's! The Creamy Rich flavor begins as you twist the cap! The hint of anice, wintergreen oil and brown sugars reminds you "The way 'Root Beer' Should Be!" Capt'n Eli's Soda is Handcrafted in...

River City Root Beer: Reviews

Recently, Eat Like No One Else, a blog dedicated to rating culinary experiences, reviewed River City Root Beer  Here is what Eric had to say: It’s fun to read what companies place on the side of a bottle of soda pop. I have read all sorts of things, some made me want...