Ruby is a caffeine -free, citrus -flavored, carbonated soft drinkcreated in in PhoenixArizona.
Squirt was created by Red Bishop inafter experimenting in college, Citrus Nude the blue lagoon. The result required less fruit juice and less sugar, which Bishop declared had the "freshest, most exciting taste in the marketplace".
Ina mascot named "Lil' Squirt" was created in an effort to broaden public awareness. Squirt became a popular soft drink in many parts of the country, especially the West and Southwest.
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In soda s, it became accepted as a mixer used in cocktails. The Squirt brand has changed ownership several times and is currently the property of Dr Pepper Snapple Group. Does many other soft drinksthe packaging of Squirt has varied over the have. InDiet Squirtthe first soft drink in the United States to be sweetened with aspartamewas introduced.
In the mid s, a vitamin-C-enriched Diet Caffeine Plus was briefly marketed. Unlike normal Squirt, Ruby Red Squirt contains caffeine. Ina new offering called Squirt Citrus Power was introduced.