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What is a "Dairy Drink"?

Phaedrus Oct 22, 2009 07:59 AM


This is something found at the HEB in Austin Texas. Why not just drink milk, in its dazzling varieties?

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    MikeG Oct 22, 2009 10:54 AM

    It's a sad comment on a lot of things, but presumably people who buy it buy it because it's "about half the price of milk." No?

    1. hala Oct 22, 2009 02:40 PM

      i think here in some areas if you put additives in milk (eg: cocoa and sugar) you can no longer call it milk, so, you call it a dairy drink.

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        laliz Oct 22, 2009 03:17 PM

        I'm thinking it is the liquid equivalent of "cheese food"
        Can't call it milk because of too many additives and too little milk solids.

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          coney with everything Oct 23, 2009 06:35 AM

          it's a dairy-esque drinkable beverage substance.

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