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July 20, 2011 8:20 AM
These drinks are Not 0 cals. They are 10-5 cal per bottle.

The manufacture has set it up so the servings are 5 or less cals so They can advertise 0 cals.

While one of these tasty drinks isn't going to set you off course. But if you were looking for a great mixer or drink 5 of them in a day it will add up.

Just thought I would point this out.

I have found them at Publix only so far.
July 20, 2011 8:24 AM
Thanks for the advice. Personally, I don't like the way they taste, so I stay away from them, but it's great information to have nonetheless!
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July 20, 2011 8:30 AM
A lot of foods can do this, not just with calories. If the carb grams PER SERVING are less than 1, they can say zero on the label.
July 20, 2011 8:32 AM
Costco carries them by the case. I haven't purchased them so have no judgement on them. However, I believe this is true of many things we buy. Diet Coke has a calorie count on the label if you purchase it outside the US. I actually remember it being advertised as a "1 calorie drink" when it very first came out back in the 80s and I think that was for 8 ounces. You look now and it has 0 calories.
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July 20, 2011 8:34 AM
hummmm, good point. I really do like them, kind of crisp and refreshing. I will just not have 6 per day!! Thanks for the info!
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July 20, 2011 8:52 AM
I love those! I only drink 1 or 2 a day anyway but thanks for the info
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