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leethebard
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Warmed Dr. Pepper - Wed, 01/23/08 2:54 PM
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Hi,
When I spent summers in North Carolina, I found many people warmed up a mug of Dr.Pepper and drank it like hot chocolate. Try it..it's delicious..especially on a cold night!
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RE: Warmed Dr. Pepper - Wed, 01/23/08 3:03 PM
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I can't. I just...can't. Sorry.

This has never happened to me in North Carolina.

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RE: Warmed Dr. Pepper - Wed, 01/23/08 3:22 PM
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I remember seeing the commercials for hot Dr. Pepper with a squeeze of lemon when I was a kid. The scenario was Canadian trappers around a campfire talking about the fact that "Pierre" had really lost it because he was drinking his Dr. Pepper hot. I think we tried it once or twice but never developed a liking for it.

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RE: Warmed Dr. Pepper - Wed, 01/23/08 4:27 PM
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I might try it. Heck, I drink warm flat diet coke all the time. Will try anything once!

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RE: Warmed Dr. Pepper - Wed, 01/23/08 4:35 PM
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If you would try it twice, you could host Bizarre Foods.

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RE: Warmed Dr. Pepper - Wed, 01/23/08 4:58 PM
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We had it often in my younger days...with a slice of lemon floating on the surface of a steaming coffee mug full of Dr Pepper.

The ads were very similiar to the Mug-of-soup on a winter day ads put out by Campbells Soups. Remember the Kitchen scene with kids and mugs at the table..frostin windows with winter snow scene outside.???

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RE: Warmed Dr. Pepper - Wed, 01/23/08 8:09 PM
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In Texas it's a standard drink. It's not the same everywhere?

I really does change the flavor ALLOT!!! A splash of Bourbon and you have a Dr-Tottie.
Joe

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RE: Warmed Dr. Pepper - Wed, 01/23/08 8:31 PM
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If you're all clogged up, hot Dr. Pepper will do wonders.

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RE: Warmed Dr. Pepper - Thu, 01/24/08 12:53 AM
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Yes, the ads had hot DP in a glass coffee cup and saucer, with the slice of lemon afloat. I had a black & white 16mm copy of it in my high school (Skyline) cinematography class in Dallas, home to DP. BTW, there is still a plant (the oldest one) in Dublin, TX, that uses only cane sugar in their DP. I buy cases of the stuff here in LA.
Remember how DP suggested you drink it at 10, 2, and 4?
-Scott Lindgren

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RE: Warmed Dr. Pepper - Mon, 01/28/08 6:02 PM
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Dr.Pepper-itnn't that a beer with a shot of Amaretto dropped into it and chugged.-I swear it taste just like it-try it

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RE: Warmed Dr. Pepper - Tue, 01/29/08 5:14 AM
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It tastes like a shot of prune juice was added to it!!

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RE: Warmed Dr. Pepper - Tue, 01/29/08 5:36 AM
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Wow, I never ran into this drink when I lived in Houston or Austin!

Should I be glad or did I really miss something?

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RE: Warmed Dr. Pepper - Tue, 01/29/08 11:58 AM
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Roaster, It's not something you would run into, even in Texas. I have never seen it served at a restaurant or bar. Really missing something??? Hey, try it and you can... tell us.
Joe

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RE: Warmed Dr. Pepper - Tue, 01/29/08 3:15 PM
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I'd drink hot Dr Pepper on Wisconsin winter nights when I couldn't sleep due to chest congestion and a looming book deadline. It's rather pleasant.
Hot Jolt on the other hand-- that experiment turned out to be an inutterable abomination.

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RE: Warmed Dr. Pepper - Tue, 01/29/08 3:18 PM
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quote:
Originally posted by mikez629

Dr.Pepper-itnn't that a beer with a shot of Amaretto dropped into it and chugged.-I swear it taste just like it-try it


We always called this Flaming Dr. Pepper in high school. Not that I had a drop of it before I turned 21.

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RE: Warmed Dr. Pepper - Tue, 02/12/08 10:21 AM
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quote:
Originally posted by PapaJoe8

In Texas it's a standard drink. It's not the same everywhere?

I really does change the flavor ALLOT!!! A splash of Bourbon and you have a Dr-Tottie.
Joe


Now THAT sounds good!!!! I will try it, very soon!

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RE: Warmed Dr. Pepper - Tue, 02/12/08 10:36 AM
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I tried it and it was lousy. However I do think that Dr Pepper is the best soda to drink with Mexican food. My favorite beer with Mexican food is Tecate...Russ

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RE: Warmed Dr. Pepper - Tue, 02/12/08 10:51 AM
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A mug of warm Dr. Pepper....

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RE: Warmed Dr. Pepper - Tue, 02/12/08 12:51 PM
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Russ, I agree w/ you about something, Tacate! I like mine in the can w/ lime and salt around the rim. Lousy??? Maybe it was the brand of bourbon you put in the Pepper????

Want something really sweet... hot Dr. Pepper and Southern Comfort.
Joe

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RE: Warmed Dr. Pepper - Tue, 02/12/08 1:32 PM
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Hot Dr Pepper was mentioned on a Barney Miller episode. When there was a water shortage Wojo heated some up to replace the coffee.
Barney spit it out.

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RE: Warmed Dr. Pepper - Tue, 02/12/08 1:52 PM
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Neat info Syrupy! And welcome to Roadfood! Now if you can help us figure out who invented Frito Pie???
Joe

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RE: Warmed Dr. Pepper - Tue, 02/12/08 2:40 PM
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Warm Dr.Pepper and Southern Comfort,now there's something perfevt for a cold winter night!

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RE: Warmed Dr. Pepper - Tue, 02/12/08 2:46 PM
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Originally posted by PapaJoe8

Russ, I agree w/ you about something, Tacate! I like mine in the can w/ lime and salt around the rim. Lousy??? Maybe it was the brand of bourbon you put in the Pepper????

Want something really sweet... hot Dr. Pepper and Southern Comfort.
Joe


I was only referring to warm Dr Pepper that I did not care for. I have never tried Bourbon and Dr. Pepper. Also I dont think I would put really good Bourbon in any soda. I like it straight. I do have the occasional Jack and Coke next time I will try it with Dr Pepper. Heck I will even try it warm if you like. I love Irish Coffee...Russ

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RE: Warmed Dr. Pepper - Tue, 02/12/08 3:04 PM
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Lee, yep, it'l warm you up!

Russ, oh.. thought you ment w/ the Bourbon. Your right, no expensive Bourbon needed. Thats just a waste. Even Jack would be more expensive than would use. And ohhh, I forgot to say I like a squize of lime w/ mine.

Hmm, maybe I'll start a thread about cheep wisky???
Joe

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RE: Warmed Dr. Pepper - Tue, 02/12/08 3:07 PM
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Originally posted by PapaJoe8

Lee, yep, it'l warm you up!

Russ, oh.. thought you ment w/ the Bourbon. Your right, no expensive Bourbon needed. Thats just a waste. Even Jack would be more expensive than would use. And ohhh, I forgot to say I like a squize of lime w/ mine.

Hmm, maybe I'll start a thread about cheep wisky???
Joe


There is only 1 cheap whiskey for me and that is JTS Brown...Russ

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RE: Warmed Dr. Pepper - Tue, 02/12/08 3:25 PM
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Ohhhh, you meen the finest Kentucky Bourbon. Hey, it says so right on the bottle. JTS has been my brand since I was... hmmmm nevermind. Like Fast Eddie says, "JS Brown...no ice... no glass", or was it the other way around? I knew there was something I liked about you Russ, I just could't put my finger on it.

Oh, this is the DR. Pepper thread. Why don't you start the cheep wiskey thread Russ.
Joe

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RE: Warmed Dr. Pepper - Tue, 02/12/08 4:02 PM
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quote:
Originally posted by PapaJoe8

Ohhhh, you meen the finest Kentucky Bourbon. Hey, it says so right on the bottle. JTS has been my brand since I was... hmmmm nevermind. Like Fast Eddie says, "JS Brown...no ice... no glass", or was it the other way around? I knew there was something I liked about you Russ, I just could't put my finger on it.

Oh, this is the DR. Pepper thread. Why don't you start the cheep wiskey thread Russ.
Joe


Ok here it is http://www.roadfood.com/Forums/topic.asp?TOPIC_ID=25309
Enjoy...Russ

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RE: Warmed Dr. Pepper - Thu, 02/14/08 3:17 PM
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Thanks Russ! It's off to a good start.
Joe

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RE: Warmed Dr. Pepper - Sun, 02/17/08 4:16 AM
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I grew Up in Minot Northdakota.

Nothing Like having Dr. Warming up in the coffee maker while I delivered my newspapers at -30 degrees with out windchill.

Come home to that HOT Dr. Pepper. Man that was nice.

I have not had it in years, but still do drink a 6 pack of Dr, Pepper a day.

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RE: Warmed Dr. Pepper - Sun, 02/17/08 4:17 AM
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Ten high in Dr. Pepper sure warms you up as well.
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Originally posted by PapaJoe8

Russ, I agree w/ you about something, Tacate! I like mine in the can w/ lime and salt around the rim. Lousy??? Maybe it was the brand of bourbon you put in the Pepper????

Want something really sweet... hot Dr. Pepper and Southern Comfort.
Joe

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RE: Warmed Dr. Pepper - Sun, 02/17/08 7:33 AM
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Wow...all these add in's. Any one else add something to hot Dr. Pepper?

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RE: Warmed Dr. Pepper - Sun, 02/17/08 9:16 AM
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Vanilla flavoring.