Come and Take It is a talk show about Texas, by Texans. Three friends born and raised in Texas share their views on the state’s history, culture, and just what it means to be Texan.
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When you think about drinking a cold one in Texas, most people probably think about taking a pull off a Lone Star longneck. But for many natives of Texas, the cold beverage of choice is none other than the most original soft drink ever: Dr Pepper.
Before we begin… What’s your favorite Dr Pepper knock-off?
There’s a good overview of Dr Pepper’s history on The Handbook of Texas Online.
The official history of the Dr Pepper Snapple Group.
A Dr Pepper Timeline that focuses a bit on the brand’s marketing through the years.
The official website of the Dr Pepper Museum in Waco, TX.
Check out Dublin Bottling Works, the birthplace of the fabled Dublin Dr Pepper.
An exploration of iconic soft drinks all across the United States.
A whole list of articles about Dr Pepper on the Texas Monthly website.
Be a Pepper:
Dr Pepper with a little KISS of cherry. “Trust me. I’m a doctor.”
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