Placing a can or bottle of soda in a cold water-filled pot with some salt added is the fastest way to chill a soda. Other methods that can chill a soda quickly include simply putting it in a freezer or wrapping it in wet paper towel and then putting it in a freezer.
Adding even a small amount of salt to an ice and water mixture will lower the freezing point of the ice, meaning it takes a much lower temperature at which the ice will begin to melt. With the lower temperature, the ice and water absorb some of the heat from the can or bottle, reducing the temperature of the liquid inside the container.Learn More
Powerade Zero contains the artificial sweeteners sucralose and acesulfame K. According to Dr. Mark Hyman in an article on Huffington Post, consumption of sugar and artificial sweeteners is unhealthy and is a leading cause for conditions like obesity, type 2 diabetes, heart disease and fatty liver.Full Answer >
Clearly Canadian, one of the first flavored sparkling water brands to market itself as a healthy alternative to traditional soft drinks, faltered in the early 2000s when faced with fierce competition, strategic missteps and legal troubles. In late 2013, the company launched an online grassroots campaign to reignite large-scale production.Full Answer >
There are 212 grams of sugar, which is 7.5 ounces or slightly less than 1 cup, in a 2-liter bottle of Coca-Cola. This is the equivalent of 30 grams of sugar in a 12-ounce can of Coke. There are also 110 calories and 11 milligrams of sodium in 12 ounces of Coke.Full Answer >
According to the Harvard School of Public Health, drinking soda increases the risk of developing heart disease, type 2 diabetes and obesity. Drinking soda and other sugary beverages is also linked to decreased bone density and gout. When you stop drinking soda, you decrease your likelihood of developing these conditions.Full Answer >