VooDEW." It is a mystery flavor, meaning Mountain Dew won't tell us what it is supposed to taste like, we just have to figure out for ourselves what it is. I took on this challenge because I am naturally curious about mysteries even if I suck at solving them (I never could figure-out who the real villain was in any, "Scooby Doo," episodes). I bought a bottle at my local Schnucks grocery store, drank it, and have thoughts to share.
VooDEW presents itself in a somewhat unappetizing way. It is a weird milky-white color with a dark orange and purple label that causes the white to stick-out even more. Thankfully, the taste is better than the color. It is a bit like carbonated orange skittles, which if you like skittles is a good thing (should you hate skittles, you will be quite disappointed). One person online (Kotaku's Zack Zwiezen) said it reminds them a bit of an orange cream soda which I kind of see where they are coming from, but I tasted less of a cream-sensation so much as a that slightly chemical-vibe you would get if you were to eat (you guessed it) orange skittles mixed with club soda. That maybe sounds a bit odd, but I liked it even if I didn't love it.
buy it online right from Amazon as well if it is not temporarily sold-out as seems to happen sometimes. Overall, I rate this soda as 3.5 out of 5 stars.
I read a few people say it is supposed to taste like Candy Corn? But I've not yet tried it!ReplyDelete
I kind of see where that claim comes from, but I swear it tasted like orange Skittles for me!Delete
Well I have tried it and have a friend of a friend who works for the mountain dew company so pretty much know that mountain dew voodoo is 100% a orange vanilla charged mountain dew.ReplyDelete
Yeah, I could see it arguably being an orange vanilla Mountain Dew, even though I didn't taste vanilla or, "Cream," as much as some people did.Delete