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A&W Cream Soda

Jasz Sep 25, 2007 12:41 PM

Does anyone know where or how to get A&W Cream Soda in Calgary? I have a friend who is wild for the stuff and thought it might be nice to get some for her bday.

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    gourmethunter Sep 25, 2007 01:59 PM

    I think it's sweet that you're trying to find a fave food item for your friend's birthday. That shows originality and thoughtfulness. I haven't seen it but you might want to try www.sodapopcentral.com which is located in/near Toronto. They carry tons of different kinds including Dads Cream Soda which I've only ever found in Montreal. I hope another Calgary CH has a better lead for you. Good luck :-)

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      bookley Sep 26, 2007 08:19 AM

      If you can't find A&W, I think Grizzly Paw in Canmore makes a Cream Soda.

      622 Eighth Street,
      (403) 678-9983

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        lisa in edmonton Sep 26, 2007 05:24 PM

        I wonder if your friend has tried Scweppes Cream Soda? It is hard to find (it is clear like the A & W cream soda). I have seen it at the T&T Asian market here in Edmonton at Wested Mall. It's a nice treat!

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          newJJD Sep 28, 2007 12:04 AM

          You could also pick up Jones Soda Co. 's Cream Soda. It is clear and quite tasty.

          The old A&W stuff was golden in colour rather than clear. Jones' version has a similar flavour but again it is clear.

          The closest thing I've had to A&W is actually a pop from Peru called Inca Kola or Golden Kola. It has a similar flavour and is golden in colour. I last bought in March at the Boca Loca store at 14th ST and Northmount Dr. NW

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