From the June 2016, Our State magazine (North Carolina) "Southern Sips."
"Icy, fizzy, fruity, sweetened, bottled, brewed. When the mercury rises in North Carolina (like this week), we reach for something liquid, something local.
"Pepsi, Cheerwine, even Sun Drop: We can claim 'em all. Pop a top, squeeze a lemon, stick in a straw.
"Feel that summer fizz?"
What? No sweet tea?
Cheerwine Me. -- RoadDog