In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1feminine agua de Seltz
- This was the first artificially carbonated water, known as soda water or seltzer.
- There are other alternatives such as herbal teas, and some soft drinks such as seltzer, fruit-flavored soft drinks, or ginger ale, which have never contained caffeine.
- Quality has been getting better, though in the past they've seemed more like seltzer than sparkling wines; Parxet is particularly nice.
- Be sure to include offerings from the alcohol-free zone: sparkling water, fruit juice mixed with seltzer or ginger ale, spiced iced tea or cider.
- They had to drink seltzer water instead of champagne and had even been given a pasteboard turkey which they were expected to pretend to consume.
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