A few years ago, my friend Allison took me to dinner at Pok Pok, a local Portland (Oregon) favorite that serves up authentic Southeast Asian fare. The food was certainly praiseworthy, but what captivated me most was their Som, or drinking vinegars. I’d never heard of “drinking vinegars” before, so of course I had to give them a try.
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For about 15 years, I drank 8 to 14 cans of Diet Pepsi every day, and then for the last few years, I switched over to Diet Mountain Dew and drank the same amount. Now, I know what you’re thinking: Wow, that’s a lot of soda.
Soda has no nutritional merit whatsoever, so people participating in SNAP should not be allowed to use their benefits to purchase it.
Last weekend we had a few friends over to celebrate Matty’s birthday. In addition to the BBQ bonanza, I thought it would be fun to set up a “SodaStream bar.”