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Shonen for All Ages!

Shonen for All Ages! 1800 1185 Chloe

“Shonen” means boy or “few years” in Japanese. Blue Dog’s newest and exciting product Shonen Soda was crafted by Japanese-American, Ryan Hashimoto. Blue Dog staff had the chance to meet…

Think Globally, Act Locally: 7 California Craft Beverages

Think Globally, Act Locally: 7 California Craft Beverages 2000 1333 Ben

Think Globally, Act Locally When I was in high-school I remember the catchphrase of the day was “Think Globally, Act Locally.”  I remember struggling to figure out how I could…

Join the Craft Soda Revival!

Join the Craft Soda Revival! 500 333 Ben

Leading the Root Beer Revival! I laugh every time I see a case of Sparky’s Fresh Draft Root Beer.  Printed on the box in big red letters it says LEADING…

Rise of the Craft Soda

Rise of the Craft Soda 395 558 Chrystal

Is your company looking for an artisanal beverage? How about a small-batch premium soft drink or, perhaps, a specialty brew to spice up your selection and boost sales? If so,…

The Best California Local Ginger Beers

The Best California Local Ginger Beers 2560 1707 Ben

For those of you craving that spicy, woody taste of ginger root in an ice cold cocktail or just straight out of the bottle, this article provides a summary of…