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Old 01-27-2012, 07:48 AM
 
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I've been living in New York for a few months now and I've noticed that wherever I go in Manhattan they only carry like four different types of soda; sprite, pepsi, coke, and dr. pepper.

Does anyone know where I can find a better selection? Where I'm from originally I grew up with most stores carrying about 20+ different types so the lack of selection is completely new to me. It's pretty hard not being able to find any good soft drinks. I'm specifically trying to find mountain dew code red (personal favorite), but any soda is welcome.

Thanks.
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Old 01-27-2012, 07:59 AM
 
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I've been living in New York for a few months now and I've noticed that wherever I go in Manhattan they only carry like four different types of soda; sprite, pepsi, coke, and dr. pepper.

Does anyone know where I can find a better selection? Where I'm from originally I grew up with most stores carrying about 20+ different types so the lack of selection is completely new to me. It's pretty hard not being able to find any good soft drinks. I'm specifically trying to find mountain dew code red (personal favorite), but any soda is welcome.

Thanks.

Try a store.
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Old 01-27-2012, 08:11 AM
 
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or a supermarket?


just a thought.
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Old 01-27-2012, 08:14 AM
 
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Which store? I've never seen a store that carries more than these four selections.
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Old 01-27-2012, 08:18 AM
 
Location: NYC
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Shoprite by me has a whole aisle just for soda. Wonderful selection. I am on Staten Island though.
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Old 01-27-2012, 08:21 AM
 
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Which store? I've never seen a store that carries more than these four selections.
I've never seen a store than didn't have more than four selections.... Even a bodega....
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Old 01-27-2012, 08:25 AM
 
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Please don't spam my question with random sarcasm. If you can't help then don't comment. Thank you.
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Old 01-27-2012, 08:29 AM
 
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Please don't spam my question with random sarcasm. If you can't help then don't comment. Thank you.

I'm not spamming. I'm offering my opinion. I always notice a variety of more than 4 soda types in even the smallest corner stores so your problem is very surprising. Try a Duane Reade or Rite Aid if you don't want to go to a supermarket.
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Old 01-27-2012, 08:32 AM
 
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What neighborhood are you in? Maybe folks aren't being serious because your question is kind of random and vague. My corner store carries at least 10 kinds of soda and that isn't even counting the "sports" drinks.
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Old 01-27-2012, 08:35 AM
 
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Upper West Side. Anywhere in Manhattan is fine.
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