World renowned will be auctioning off the last four six-packs of the much-beloved Dublin Dr. Pepper during its second Summer Soda Tasting event, to be hold on Sunday, July 22 from 5-8 p.m.
Why is the Dublin Dr Pepper soda so coveted? They're the last bottles ever crafted by Dublin Bottling Works of Texas, which had been producing the original Dr. Pepper recipe from 1891 until it was shut down with a lawsuit by Snapple/Dr . Pepper this past winter. Dublin Bottling Works owners will be on-hand to discuss new products.
Additionally, as part of the fundraiser, Galco’s will debut a new community soda flavor in its original White Rose line with proceeds will help in the efforts to re-open the . The Summer Soda Tasting drew more than 600 sodaphiles; the event also features music, comedy, tastings of small batch sodas and surprises.
This benefit event is to raise awareness about the effort to save the very first museum in Los Angeles -- the Southwest Museum, which has been closed since 2009.