Treif flavoring connected to SARS virus
It's not just used in cherry soda either
cherry soda may contain castoreun or civet but their presence will not be known by reading the label.
civet which is a cat extract used as a flavor enhancer
December 29, 2003
Chinese Diners Shrug Off SARS: Bring On the Civet Cat
By JIM YARDLEY
Mr. Huang pointed at two wide-eyed civet cats, the small mammal that some studies suggest may have caused the original SARS outbreak.
"Very good, very good," Mr. Huang said of the civet's flavor.