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Top 100 Drink Trends for February

From Health-Focused Vodka to Gravy-Based Cocktails

— February 24, 2018 — Eco
Between health-focused vodkas and seasonal drink creations, these February 2018 drink trends demonstrate the new and exciting additions to beverage industries' offerings.

Brands are shifting to cater to a more health conscious consumer by offering low-calorie alternatives to traditional menu items. Some of the healthier standouts include Coca-Cola's diet re-brand, which is enticing consumers with new, sleek and colorful cans. Meanwhile, Vita Spirits have introduced a no-sugar, gluten-free vodka that's meant to be mixed with water.

As for non-alcoholic beverages, brands like Starbucks are offering a variety of unique seasonal concoctions, including its pastel pink tea latte and its smokey butterscotch latte. Other bizarre offerings mentioned in this list include KFC's indulgent gravy-based cocktails, and Happy Lemon's cheese tea menu addition.
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Chocolate Milk Cold Brews
Chocolate Milk Cold Brews
This Organic Cold Brew Coffee is Blended with Grass-Fed Chocolate Milk
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98
Burger Chain Hot Chocolates
Burger Chain Hot Chocolates
In-N-Out Now Offers Hot Cocoa at Select Restaurants
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97
Charitable Beer Ads
Charitable Beer Ads
Stella Artois' 'Taps' Super Bowl Ad Aims to Improve Clean Water Access
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96
Video Game-Celebrating Libations
Video Game-Celebrating Libations
The Glenfarclas Final Fantasy 30th Anniversary Whiskey is Premium
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95
Gravy-Based Cocktails
Gravy-Based Cocktails
KFC's Recipes for Savory Cocktails Cater to a Demand for Stock-Based Drinks
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94
Rapper-Created Cocktails
Rapper-Created Cocktails
Hennessy and A$AP Ferg Collaborated on a Campaign and a Cocktail
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93
Decadent Valentine's Frappuccinos
Decadent Valentine's Frappuccinos
Starbucks Japan's 'Chocoholic Frappuccino' is a Festive Drink
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92
Tofu-Based Wines
Tofu-Based Wines
Researchers in Singapore Created 'Sachi' as a Healthy New Kind of Wine
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91
Exclusive Brazilian Spirits
Exclusive Brazilian Spirits
Avuva Cachaca's Latest Offerings Celebrate Unique Regional Flavors
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90
Smoky Sweet Candy Coffees
Smoky Sweet Candy Coffees
The Starbucks Smoked Butterscotch Latte Comes Hot, Iced or Blended
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89
Complementary Coffee Cognacs
Complementary Coffee Cognacs
'Renault Avec' Amplifies the Pairing of Coffee and Cognac
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88
Roving Streetcar Pubs
Roving Streetcar Pubs
'Pub SparaKOFF' Rides Along Helsinki's Streetcar Tracks
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87
Bittersweet Citrus Aperitifs
Bittersweet Citrus Aperitifs
Pampelle's Liquor Aperitif is Low-Sugar and Low-Alcohol
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86
Remixed Peach-Flavored Sodas
Remixed Peach-Flavored Sodas
Coca-Cola Japan Released It's First Peach-Flavored Coke
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85
Aromatic Turmeric Lattes
Aromatic Turmeric Lattes
Peet’s Coffee's New 'Golden Beverages' Put the Spotlight on Turmeric
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84
Candy Bar-Flavored Coffees
Candy Bar-Flavored Coffees
The New 7-Eleven Hershey's Gold Cappuccino is Buttery, Sweet and Salty
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83
Beer Cask-Aged Whiskeys
Beer Cask-Aged Whiskeys
The Jameson Caskmates IPA Irish Whiskey Has a Hoppy and Citrus Finish
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82
Salty Mousse-Topped Cold Teas
Salty Mousse-Topped Cold Teas
The Enough Tea & Coffee Sea Salt Mousse Tea is Balanced and Tasty
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81
Cheesy Blended Matcha Drinks
Cheesy Blended Matcha Drinks
Starbucks Japan Unveiled the Matcha & Fruit Mascarpone Frappuccino
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80
Expansive Cheese Tea Chains
Expansive Cheese Tea Chains
The Cheese Tea Craze Has Spread to the U.S as Happy Lemon Retails It
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79
Healthy Gut-Supporting Drinks
Healthy Gut-Supporting Drinks
The Phivida Nano-CBD Iced Tea Blends are Tasty and Beneficial
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78
Refreshing Hybrid Lager Ales
Refreshing Hybrid Lager Ales
The Samuel Adams Sam ’76 Beer Merges Flavors Together
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77
Refreshing Cold-Brewed Teas
Refreshing Cold-Brewed Teas
ITO EN's Cucumber + Mint Cold Brew is a Refreshing Matcha Drink
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76
Color-Changing Gins
Color-Changing Gins
The Old Curiosity Distillery Launched a Trio of Transformative Spirits
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75
Premium Alcohol-Free Beers
Premium Alcohol-Free Beers
The Guinness Open Gate Brewery Non-Alcoholic Lager is Full-Bodied
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74
Functional Collagen Elixirs
Functional Collagen Elixirs
'Eviva Collagen Elixir' Supports the Health of the Skin and Joints
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73
Grass-Fed Protein Drinks
Grass-Fed Protein Drinks
Iconic Protein's Healthy Protein Drinks Come in Matcha and Turmeric Types
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72
Flavored Alkaline Water
Flavored Alkaline Water
Flow Water's Naturally Flavored Water Comes in Refreshing New Varieties
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71
Romantic Chocolate Stouts
Romantic Chocolate Stouts
The Rogue Chocolate Stout Got a Redesign Ahead of Valentine's Day
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70
Citrusy Cold Brew Teas
Citrusy Cold Brew Teas
ITO EN's Organic Cold Brew Mandarin Orange is Tangy, Clean and Smooth
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69
Sherry-Based Vermouths
Sherry-Based Vermouths
Vermouth La Copa by Gonzales Byass Offers Depth to Classic Cocktails
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68
Romantic Rose Kombuchas
Romantic Rose Kombuchas
GT's Living Foods' 'Pure Love Kombucha' is a Limited-Edition Drink
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67
Healthy Kid-Friendly Milks
Healthy Kid-Friendly Milks
The New Little Jude’s Flavored Milks are Fortified with Vitamins
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66
Text Mural Wine Labels
Text Mural Wine Labels
Artist Timothy Goodman Designed the Private Brand ALDI Wine Collection
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65
Customizable Meal-Replacing Shakes
Customizable Meal-Replacing Shakes
Bear Squeeze is a Record-Breaking Crowdfunded Vegan Meal Shake
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64
Flipping Wine Aerator Containers
Flipping Wine Aerator Containers
The Menu 'Winebreather' Carafe Aerates Wine in a Seamless Fashion
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63
Cannabis-Infused Wines
Cannabis-Infused Wines
This Rebel Coast Sauvignon Blanc Has Four Milligrams of THC Per Serving
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62
Cannabis-Infused Sodas
Cannabis-Infused Sodas
The Keef's Bubba Kush Root Beer is Packed with 10mg of THC
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61
Crystallized Vinegar Sachets
Crystallized Vinegar Sachets
The Organic Apple Cider Vinegar Single Sips Quickly Make To-Go Tonics
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60
Minimalist Glassware Lines
Minimalist Glassware Lines
ICEGOLD Offers Minimalist Glasses to Enhance One's Drinking Experience
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59
Environmentally Conscious Beers
Environmentally Conscious Beers
Budweiser's Green Logo is a New Commitment to Renewable Energy
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58
Herbal Low-Booze Cocktails
Herbal Low-Booze Cocktails
The Ghost of Cape Aperitif is a Low-ABV Drink at a Texas Music Venue
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57
Premium Tea Sachets
Premium Tea Sachets
'Cusa Tea' Makes Organic Cold-Brew Tea Powders That Dissolve in Hot Water
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56
High-Caffeine Coffee Pods
High-Caffeine Coffee Pods
Trader Joe's Electric Buzz Coffee Cups Feature a Robusta & Arabica Blend
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55
Drink-Ordering Fridge Magnets
Drink-Ordering Fridge Magnets
Campari's NFC-Enabled Refrigerator Magnet Helps to Place Orders
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54
Luxurious Hybrid Spirits
Luxurious Hybrid Spirits
Penthouse's New Whiskey-Tequila Combines Two Popular Spirits in One
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53
Ready-to-Brew Tea Bottles
Ready-to-Brew Tea Bottles
'Tea of a Kind' Favors an Innovative Twist-to-Brew Packaging
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52
Zodiac-Inspired Decanters
Zodiac-Inspired Decanters
The Year of the Dog is Being Celebrated with the Newest Riedel Decanter
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51
Wine-Influenced Beers
Wine-Influenced Beers
Cerveza Mica's El Cotarro is a Charitable Beer Made with Wine Grapes
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50
Botanical Gin Replacements
Botanical Gin Replacements
Escubac Is an Amazing Replacement for Traditional Gin and Tonics
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49
Refreshing Vitamin-Infused Waters
Refreshing Vitamin-Infused Waters
New Hydrive Energy Water Flavors Focus on Unexpected Infusions
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48
Quirky Low-Alcohol Liqueurs
Quirky Low-Alcohol Liqueurs
Lucky Liqueurs are Uniquely Flavored and Made With Low Alcohol
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47
Spill-Stopping Wine Glass Lids
Spill-Stopping Wine Glass Lids
These Sippy Lids Prevent Spills During Get-togethers
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46
Beneficial Super Fruit Sodas
Beneficial Super Fruit Sodas
The Berry Company Lightly Sparkling Drinks are Goji and Açaí Flavored
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45
Cocoa-Flavored Cashew Milks
Cocoa-Flavored Cashew Milks
Trader Joe’s Cocoa Almond Cashew Beverage Boasts a Hint of Sweetness
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44
Hybrid Fruit Juice Beers
Hybrid Fruit Juice Beers
The Schöfferhofer Pomegranate Beer is Half Hefeweizen and Half Juice
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43
Eclectic Sherry Bars
Eclectic Sherry Bars
Sack Shoreditch is a Sherry Bar Inspired by the Bodegas of Southern Spain
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42
Soothing Traveler Milks
Soothing Traveler Milks
The Sleep Well Milk Drink Contains Valerian Herb to Help You Relax
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41
Smart Wine Racks
Smart Wine Racks
The Caveasy One Uses Mobile Tech and Sensors to Keep Track of Bottles of Wine
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40
Automated Latte Appliances
Automated Latte Appliances
The Gourmia One Touch Automatic Espresso Maker is Simple to Use
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39
Allergen-Friendly Protein Drinks
Allergen-Friendly Protein Drinks
The Puris Vanilla Protein Shake is Organic, Kosher and Halal
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38
Low-Alcohol Elderflower Cocktails
Low-Alcohol Elderflower Cocktails
The Belcampo Spritz is a Low-Proof Cocktail at Belcampo in LA
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37
Affordably Priced Kombuchas
Affordably Priced Kombuchas
Target's Simply Balanced Kombuchas Make the Health Drink Accessible
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36
Flavorful Non-Alcoholic Beer Launches
Flavorful Non-Alcoholic Beer Launches
The Non-Alcoholic Heineken 0.0 Features the Same Great Taste
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35
Mythical Drinking Water Brands
Mythical Drinking Water Brands
The Loch Ness Bottled Water is Sourced from the Famous Lake
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34
Cocktail-Making Robots
Cocktail-Making Robots
Inspired by Doctor Who, Factorylux and ST Robotics Created a Cocktail Robot
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33
Health-Focused Vodkas
Health-Focused Vodkas
Vita Spirits Vodka is No-Sugar, Gluten-Free and Meant to Be Mixed with Water
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32
Cherry Blossom Beer Branding
Cherry Blossom Beer Branding
The New Asahi Super Dry Packaging is Florally Infused for Spring
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31
Pastel Pink Tea Lattes
Pastel Pink Tea Lattes
Starbucks Japan's Valentine's Day Drink is Dubbed the Pink Medley Tea Latte
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30
Voice-Activated Whisky Assistants
Voice-Activated Whisky Assistants
Johnnie Walker's Skill for Amazon Alexa Places Orders and More
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29
Color-Changing Teas
Color-Changing Teas
JusTea's Purple Teas are Healthy, Sustainable and Ethically Produced
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28
Intelligent Wine Openers
Intelligent Wine Openers
The Coravin Model 11 Is an Impressive Wine Opener with App Integration
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27
Rule-Changing Whiskies
Rule-Changing Whiskies
Diageo Wants to Change Scotch Whisky Production to Boost Dying Sales
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26
Experimental Japanese Whiskies
Experimental Japanese Whiskies
Suntory's Newest Japanese Whisky Collection is Unique and Exclusive
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25
Specialized Desk Tea Sets
Specialized Desk Tea Sets
The 'Lotus' Tea Set Features a Spot for Storing Leaves After Brewing
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24
Aperitif-Inspired Drink Menus
Aperitif-Inspired Drink Menus
Sarasota's Lila Restaurant Offers Memorable Low-Alcohol Cocktails
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23
Ridesharing Brand Beers
Ridesharing Brand Beers
Lyft and Baderbrau Brewing Collaborated on a Craft Lager
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22
Advertisement-Referencing Shoes
Advertisement-Referencing Shoes
The Hanon x Reebok Collaboration References a 2000 UK TV Ad
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21
Vino-Fuelled Yoga Classes
Vino-Fuelled Yoga Classes
New York's 'Wine Yoga Party' Combines Vinyasa Yoga with a Wine Tasting
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20
Edgy Spring Water Branding
Edgy Spring Water Branding
'Liquid Death' is a Dangerously Branded Alkaline Water Product
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19
Mechanically Inspired Wines
Mechanically Inspired Wines
Magnum Vinhos' Automático Wine Branding Expresses How It Is Made
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18
Ultra-Rare Japanese Whiskies
Ultra-Rare Japanese Whiskies
Karuizawa Whiskey's Emerald Geisha Will Be Sold in Limited Amounts
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17
Convenience Store Brand Juices
Convenience Store Brand Juices
7-Eleven's 7-Select Go!Smart Launched Organic, Cold-Pressed Juices
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16
All-Pink Coffee Tumblers
All-Pink Coffee Tumblers
Starbucks' Valentine's Day Tumblers Arrive in Unique Styles
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15
Bottled Purple Teas
Bottled Purple Teas
Purpose Tea Makes Antioxidant-Rich Drinks from Purple Tea Leaves
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14
Collagen-Enriched Protein Waters
Collagen-Enriched Protein Waters
Protein Water Co Skin Maintenance Collagen Water is Functional
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13
Mouth-Refreshing Beverages
Mouth-Refreshing Beverages
'qii' is a Natural Tea Drink That Promises to Improve Oral Health
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12
Reimagined Soda Can Designs
Reimagined Soda Can Designs
Diet Coke Has Launched a New Sleek Can Design
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11
Non-Alcoholic Botanical Drinks
Non-Alcoholic Botanical Drinks
'Rocktails' are Sophisticated, Sparkling Alcohol-Free Beverages
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10
Soda Bottle Water Purifiers
Soda Bottle Water Purifiers
The 'Co-Life' Water Filter Uses Drink Bottles to Purify H2O
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9
Hydrating CBD-Infused Drinks
Hydrating CBD-Infused Drinks
The HighDrate CBD Energy Waters Come in Four Flavor Options
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8
High-Fat Tea Beverages
High-Fat Tea Beverages
Metabrew's Nut-Buttered Tea is Enriched with Superfoods and MCT Oil
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7
Alcoholic Vending Machines
Alcoholic Vending Machines
The LoneWolf Vending Machine is a Publicity Stunt That Calls to History
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6
Cannabis Kombucha Brands
Cannabis Kombucha Brands
Junup Cannabis Kombucha is Produced and Sold in Oregon
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5
Hangover Treatment Kits
Hangover Treatment Kits
The 'Hangover Box' is Full of Products for Beating Post-Party Illness
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4
Sleep Supplement Beverages
Sleep Supplement Beverages
'Som' is a Drink for Sleep That's Like an Anti-Energy Drink
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3
Color-Changing Gin Bottles
Color-Changing Gin Bottles
This Griffiths Brothers Label Turns Blue When the Alcohol is Chilled
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2
Eclectic Neon Bars
Eclectic Neon Bars
LiqrBox Serves Alcohol in Juice Boxes and Shots Out of Slot Machines
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1
Compostable Beer Packaging
Compostable Beer Packaging
The 'Eco Six-Pack Ring' is Crafted from Barley and Wheat
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