• Bubble Up

    18 days ago - By Acrylic and Light

    12 x 9", acrylic on mounted gessoed aluminium panelpainting 276, 2019
    The Bubble Up brand was created one hundred years ago in 1919 by the Sweet Valley Products Co of Sandusky, Ohio. The introductory flavor was grape juice. In 1938, the soda pop would permanently switch flavor to lemon-lime. It is currently manufactured by the Dad's Root Beer Company.
    I vaguely remember Bubble Up while growing up, since it is rather rare to find some here in Atlantic Canada. I bought these at Winners here in Moncton, but it's a US product since a bilingual sticker of ingredients was affixed to the caddy...
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