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Top 100 Drinking Trends in May

From CBD-Infused Coffee to Minimalist Canned Wines

— May 27, 2018 — Lifestyle
Some of the top May 2018 drinking ideas that have emerged leading into the summer months include beverages topped with cold brew-infused whipped creams, Millennial-targeted canned wine and unconventional smoothie and shake ingredients like cactus and hummus.

In cafes and restaurants across the United States, CBD-infused tea, coffee, lattes and elixirs are becoming popular for their health benefits, which can help to negate undesirable side effects, such as the jitters that sometimes come with caffeine. While NYC's Oliver Coffee prepares its Iced Pandan Leaf Iced Chai CBD Latte with fresh ginger, MONK Drinking Botanicals is a new line of bottled elixirs featuring THC and CBD.

Knowing that young adult drinkers are drawn to the aesthetics of Millennial pink beverages like Three Olives' Rosé Vodka, Firebox's whimsical Unicorn Tears Raspberry Gin Liqueur and Matcha.blue's Pink Matcha, Winc launched a 'Summer Water Societé' that provides miniature rosé bottles to members.
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Activity
Freshness
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Foam-Intensifying Bartender Tools
Foam-Intensifying Bartender Tools
The Norm Architects Menu Beer Foamer Ensures Optimizes Pints
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99
Couple's Picnic Backpacks
Couple's Picnic Backpacks
This Function-Focused Bag is Made for Dining on the Go
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98
Blind Beer-Tasting Campaigns
Blind Beer-Tasting Campaigns
Meantime Brewing Shared 20,000 Free Pints of Unbranded Beer
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97
Protein-Rich Coffee Drinks
Protein-Rich Coffee Drinks
SilmFast's SlimCafe is an On-the-Go Coffee Beverage with No Added Sugar
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96
Herbaceous Botanical Gins
Herbaceous Botanical Gins
Campari's Ultra-Premium O'ndina Gin Boasts Basil and 19 Botanicals
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95
Self-Chilling Drink Cans
Self-Chilling Drink Cans
The Joseph Co.'s Chill-Can Twists to Provide Instant Cooling
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94
Contemporary Urban Bistros
Contemporary Urban Bistros
Toronto's Cafe Cancan Gives a Fresh Take on French Eatery
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93
Untreated Spring Waters
Untreated Spring Waters
Tourmaline Spring Water Comes From a Fresh Water Source in Maine
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92
New Brewmaster Incentives
New Brewmaster Incentives
Goose Island Offers New Brewmasters a Trip to Chicago and a Free Bike
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91
Luxurious Vinotherapy Spas
Luxurious Vinotherapy Spas
Ella di Rocco Tailors the Spa Experience Around Fine Wine
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90
Health Conscious Smoothie Offerings
Health Conscious Smoothie Offerings
Smoothie King Has Added 2 New Offerings to Its Lineup
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89
Sea-Aged Beers
Sea-Aged Beers
Coral Wine has Partnered with a Brewer to Create a Unique Porter
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88
Contemporary Food Fusion Restaurants
Contemporary Food Fusion Restaurants
The Zero Degrees Menu Mixes Asian and Hispanic Cuisine
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87
Superhero Sequel Pop-Up Bars
Superhero Sequel Pop-Up Bars
Deadpool 2 Pop-Up Bars are Coming to Brooklyn and Los Angeles
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86
Cosmic Blue Raspberry Beverages
Cosmic Blue Raspberry Beverages
Dunkin' Donuts New Cosmic Coolattas are Inspired by Space
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85
Premium Cocktail Cherries
Premium Cocktail Cherries
Traverse City Cocktail Cherries Elevate the Simple Cocktail Garnish
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84
Zesty Cucumber-Infused Beverages
Zesty Cucumber-Infused Beverages
Sprite Cucumber is the Brand's Newest Summer Flavor
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83
Cold Foam Coffee Toppers
Cold Foam Coffee Toppers
Starbucks' is Now Offering Cold Foam as a Topping for Any Icy Drink
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82
Millennial-Targeted Citrus Beers
Millennial-Targeted Citrus Beers
Bud Light Orange is Brewed with Real Orange Peel for Fresh Flavor
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81
Tropical Algae-Infused Teas
Tropical Algae-Infused Teas
The 'Deep Blue Spirulina' by David's Tea Boasts a Brilliant Hue
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80
Thai-Inspired Gin Spirits
Thai-Inspired Gin Spirits
Pothecary Gin's Limited-Edition Variety Takes Cues from Eastern Flavors
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79
Royal Wedding Pop-Up Bars
Royal Wedding Pop-Up Bars
Fans of the Royals Can Celebrate at a Replica of St. George's Chapel
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78
Fragrance-Inspired Tea Events
Fragrance-Inspired Tea Events
Acqua di Parma Created an Afternoon Tea Around a Signature Scent
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77
Small-Batch Kale-Infused Vodkas
Small-Batch Kale-Infused Vodkas
Ving Vodka is Making a Kale Vodka from Organic Veggies
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76
Whisky Pairing Dinners
Whisky Pairing Dinners
Diageo is Hosting a Special Dinner in London for World Whisky Day
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75
Cookie-Flavored Iced Coffees
Cookie-Flavored Iced Coffees
Dunkin’ Donuts Has Debuted a Sweet New Cookies & Cream Iced Coffee
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74
Tequila Tasting Train Tours
Tequila Tasting Train Tours
Napa Valley Wine Tours is Now Selling Tickets for Its Tequila Train
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73
Handcrafted Canned Margaritas
Handcrafted Canned Margaritas
Fabrizia’s Italian Margarita is Free From Added Colors and Flavors
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72
Dessert Hummus Shakes
Dessert Hummus Shakes
The Hummus & Pita Co. is Launching a Sweet Shake for National Hummus Day
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71
Layered Lemonade Beverages
Layered Lemonade Beverages
Pinkberry's 'Layered Lemonades' Boast Vibrant Ombre Colorways
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70
Pink-Hued Rosé Vodkas
Pink-Hued Rosé Vodkas
Three Olives' Rosé Vodka Puts a Boozy New Twist on a Classic Summer Vino
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69
Hybrid Wine-Crafted Beers
Hybrid Wine-Crafted Beers
Two Roads Brewed a Limited-Edition Gose Sauvignon Blanc Beer
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68
Neoclassical Restaurant Designs
Neoclassical Restaurant Designs
Paper Moon Giardino Restaurant Was Made in a Classic 1830 Building
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67
Exclusive Rosé Clubs
Exclusive Rosé Clubs
Winc's 'Summer Water Societé' is a Membership-Only Wine Club
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66
DNA-Based Lifestyle Changes
DNA-Based Lifestyle Changes
Genetic Lifehacks Aims to Optimize Users’ Lifestyles
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65
Exclusive Limited-Edition Bourbons
Exclusive Limited-Edition Bourbons
Buffalo Trace Distillery's Created the New Weller CYPD Bourbon
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64
Heart-Shaped Blanco Tequilas
Heart-Shaped Blanco Tequilas
Sangre de Vida Offers Up Uncommon Notes of Pepper and Gunpowder
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63
Stylish Thermal Coffee Carafes
Stylish Thermal Coffee Carafes
Hario's New Thermal Carafe Can Keep Coffee Hot for Ninety Minutes
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62
Craft Beer-Focused Nut Snacks
Craft Beer-Focused Nut Snacks
The New Noisy Nuts Peanut Snacks are Ideal for Enjoying with a Pint
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61
Blockchain-Based Loyalty Programs
Blockchain-Based Loyalty Programs
Latesso and qiibee's Team Up is a Pioneering Example
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60
Smokey Fungus-Infused Lagers
Smokey Fungus-Infused Lagers
Heineken's New H41 Beer is Made with a Wild Patagonian Fungus
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59
Elegantly Designed Rum Bottles
Elegantly Designed Rum Bottles
Aluna Coconut Rum Stands Out With Spiritual Design Labels
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58
Color-Changing Spirits
Color-Changing Spirits
Marks & Spencer's New Dry Gins Change Color When Tonic is Added
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57
Celebrity-Inspired Cocktail Menus
Celebrity-Inspired Cocktail Menus
Scarfes Bar's Drink Menu Boasts Drinks Inspired by Famous Faces
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56
Booze-Detecting Implantable Chips
Booze-Detecting Implantable Chips
This High-Tech Chip Can Help Monitor Alcohol Consumption Levels
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55
Cognitive Health-Aiding Teas
Cognitive Health-Aiding Teas
Those Looking to Improve Mental Fortitude Should Consider Smart Tea
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54
Chinese-Inspired Hidden Bars
Chinese-Inspired Hidden Bars
Toronto's Mahjong Bar is a Hidden Gem Behind a Bodega
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53
Literature-Inspired Cocktail Bars
Literature-Inspired Cocktail Bars
The Drinks at Famous Last Words are Named After Books
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52
Alcohol-Monitoring Temporary Tattoos
Alcohol-Monitoring Temporary Tattoos
This Smart Tattoo by University of California Enhances Health
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51
Cosmic Beer Programs
Cosmic Beer Programs
Vostok Space Beer Aims to be the Premier Brew For Space Travel
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50
Highly Tested Premium Vodkas
Highly Tested Premium Vodkas
Godfather Vodkas Features Luxe Packaging with Elegant Engravings
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49
CBD-Infused Elixirs
CBD-Infused Elixirs
MONK Drinking Botanicals Combine Amazing Flavor with Healing Properties
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48
Frosted Soda Slushies
Frosted Soda Slushies
Burger King is Debuting Frosted Frozen Coke for the Summer Season
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47
Dark Chocolate-Flavored Rums
Dark Chocolate-Flavored Rums
Deadhead Rum Features Unique Bottle Designs and Equally Unique Flavor
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46
Stubby Beer Packaging
Stubby Beer Packaging
KEREL Beer Is Packaged in A Stubby Glass and Held Together by Cardboard
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45
Consolidated Coffee Kits
Consolidated Coffee Kits
This Coffee Set Includes a Premium Dripper, Tasting Glass and Filters
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44
Automated Experience-Enhancing Tech
Automated Experience-Enhancing Tech
Tablee is a New Restaurant Technology That Boasts Efficiency
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43
Virtual Cocktail Competitions
Virtual Cocktail Competitions
Sombra Mezcal is Hosting a Sustainable Cocktail Competition
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42
Private VR Bar Rooms
Private VR Bar Rooms
Atlanta's Revery Lets Guests Rent Out Private Rooms to Play VR Games
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41
Rugged All-Terrain Coolers
Rugged All-Terrain Coolers
The Venture Cooler from OtterBox Has Wide Wheels for Easy Travel
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40
CBD-Infused Coffee
CBD-Infused Coffee
Flower Power Coffee Co. Offers Coffee Infused with CBD Oil
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39
Coffee Culture Magazines
Coffee Culture Magazines
'Pour Over' is a Magazine from Plant-Based Drink Brand Califia Farms
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38
Millennial Pink Champagne Sippers
Millennial Pink Champagne Sippers
Disney's Millennial Pink Celebration Toast is Picture Perfect
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37
CBD Cold Brew Teas
CBD Cold Brew Teas
Kickback Cold Brew's 'Just Peachy' is Infused with Hemp Extract
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36
Photography Studio Cafes
Photography Studio Cafes
Alcove Coffee is a Stunning Cafe with a Large Hidden Studio
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35
Pocket-Sized Pour-Over Kits
Pocket-Sized Pour-Over Kits
The Freshly Redesigned Dripkit is a Handy Portable Coffee Maker
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34
Mysterious Beer Chalices
Mysterious Beer Chalices
Stella Artois' New Chalice Includes Secret Messages For The Royal Couple
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33
Sophisticated Boxed Spirits
Sophisticated Boxed Spirits
Black Box Wines is Now Offering Whiskey, Vodka, and Tequila in Boxes
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32
Industrial Concrete Restaurants
Industrial Concrete Restaurants
Heroine Restaurant and Bar Features a Unique Menu and Space
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31
Shimmering Raspberry Liqueurs
Shimmering Raspberry Liqueurs
Firebox's Unicorn Tears Raspberry Gin Liqueur Boasts a Magical Hue
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30
CBD-Infused Lattes
CBD-Infused Lattes
Oliver Coffee is Offering Soothing Drinks at Its Unique NYC Location
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29
App-Connected Wine Bottles
App-Connected Wine Bottles
TagItwine Offers Detailed Information on a Bottle of Wine
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28
Ready-to-Drink Adaptogenic Teas
Ready-to-Drink Adaptogenic Teas
Down to Earth Organics Launched a Line of Bottled "Superteas"
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27
Literary-Inspired Coffee Roasters
Literary-Inspired Coffee Roasters
Balzac's Coffee Roasters Focuses on Sustainability and Quality
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26
Pour-Over Coffee Bags
Pour-Over Coffee Bags
Tentera Offers All-Natural, Single-Origin Coffee in a Convenient Format
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25
Luxe All-Day Steak Restaurants
Luxe All-Day Steak Restaurants
The Mecha Restaurant Features a Unique Modern Structural Design
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24
Male-Focused Gift Baskets
Male-Focused Gift Baskets
The BroBasket Features Eclectic Booze and Food Combinations
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23
Can-Shaped Beer Bottle Labels
Can-Shaped Beer Bottle Labels
The PangPang 'Can Release' Bottle Mimics a Different Kind of Package
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22
Drink-Testing Wristbands
Drink-Testing Wristbands
The Sip Safe Will Help Keep Festival-Goers Safe from Spiked Drinks
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21
Sweet Cactus Smoothies
Sweet Cactus Smoothies
Tropical Smoothie Cafe's New Citrus Cactus Smoothie Taps the Power Cacti
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20
Sustainable Food Delivery Services
Sustainable Food Delivery Services
foodora Introduces a New Action Plan for a Sustainable Future
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19
Coaster-Integrated Beer Bottles
Coaster-Integrated Beer Bottles
The Dog and Fox Packaging Cleverly Integrates a Beer Coaster
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18
Art-Inspired Industrial Restaurants
Art-Inspired Industrial Restaurants
The Casaplata Restaurant Mixes Loft Style with Classic Artwork
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17
Aesthetically Driven Tea Branding
Aesthetically Driven Tea Branding
IWANT Design Creates a Colorful & Design-Forward Image for UKIYO
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16
Boozy Beer Gummy Bears
Boozy Beer Gummy Bears
Corona Light Teamed Up with Sugarfina to Create Sweet Gummy Cervezas
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15
Tropical Floating Tiki Bars
Tropical Floating Tiki Bars
Cruisin' Tikis Offers Floating Bars That are Made for Summer Parties
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14
Rustic Copper-Filled Restaurants
Rustic Copper-Filled Restaurants
Jamu Restaurant in Melbourne Offers Fine Dining and a Hip Design
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13
Stylish Island-Themed Cafes
Stylish Island-Themed Cafes
The Clan Cafe Mixes Danish Style with South-East Asian Design
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12
Tinted Matcha Powders
Tinted Matcha Powders
Matcha.blue Offers Blue, Pink and Red Matcha as an Alternative to Green
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11
Glamorous Historic Restaurants
Glamorous Historic Restaurants
The Ophelia Bar in Manhattan is Placed in a Classic 1928 Building
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10
Healthy Artistic Cafes
Healthy Artistic Cafes
Early Bird Coffee and Kitchen Serves Beautiful Meals and Beverages
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9
Minimalist Canned Wines
Minimalist Canned Wines
WineSociety is a Premium Can Wine Brand Targeted at Millennials
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8
Whimsical Fairy Tale Bars
Whimsical Fairy Tale Bars
Brooklyn is Set to Host an Alice in Wonderland Pop-Up Bar on a Bus
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7
Impressive Modern Italian Restaurants
Impressive Modern Italian Restaurants
Brunetti Restaurant Offers Every Aspect of Italian Cuisine
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6
Upcycled Marine Plastic Bottles
Upcycled Marine Plastic Bottles
Parley & Soma Teamed Up to Create a Sustainable Water Bottle
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5
Cake-Shaped Ice Buckets
Cake-Shaped Ice Buckets
Veuve Clicquot's Champagne Ice Bucket Celebrates a Bicentennial
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4
Arty Hybrid Coffee Shops
Arty Hybrid Coffee Shops
Page One Has Both a Relaxing and Excitement-Filled Atmosphere
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3
Modest Urban Restaurant Designs
Modest Urban Restaurant Designs
Restaurant IBU in Copenhagen Mixes Fine Food with Unique Design
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2
Innovative Social Cafes
Innovative Social Cafes
Boxcar Social Cafe and Bar Offers Fine Food and Drinks in a Unique Setting
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1
Ultra-Fresh Mixable Juices
Ultra-Fresh Mixable Juices
Kencko is an All-Natural "Instant Organic Fruit and Veg Drink"
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