I bought one with the intent of keeping it, to see how long it would last unopened. i LOVED orbitz. on 01/16/2008 3:49 pm. on 01/16/2008 5:56 pm. so if anyone knows where i can find some let me know!! on 04/30/2013 11:56 pm. Looks AWESOME though.... Hope I get to try it in it's 'capsela' form. Orbitz Soda. Bring back bonkers candy! The textually enhanced lava lamp of sodas. [Info] Cans, no, for some reason. [Games] Sammy D (Guest) My mom brought me some once on a whim and I loved. Ive got a Orbitz drink for sale, Its currently not up on any other sites!!!!! When back visiting the US for a week, my friend and I took a roadtrip in early 1997 and he bought an Orbitz. My drink of choice was Jolt Cola. Make Your Own Orbitz: The Drink with BALLS. No, not again. Also, there are a number of other drinks in Japan that come with floaties, it's a pretty common thing. That's a shame because it was the BEST TASTING COLA I have ever had. At the time of writing, there are eight listings of various flavors, some offering multiple unopened bottles of this hard to find soda. Cases showed up at my local Target. on 01/15/2008 11:28 am. on 01/16/2008 8:22 am. I miss it, if only for the chance to correct the clerk in the convenience store on her mispronunciation. i only took one drink so i dont really know how it would taste now.— Preceding unsigned comment added by 17:59, October 14, 2006 Hey, we had one some of those at our anime convention in Houston like a month ago. This link shows you where they sell it :) But at that point, it was pretty much doomed. on 01/16/2008 4:51 pm. on 01/16/2008 7:33 am, I lOVED that stuff i miss surge the most tho, if you dont know what surge is , it was a earlier better tasting vault and had more caffine, Kevin72 (Guest) It was introduce to me by a good friend who happens to be Canadian. Relevance __A_YAHOO_USER__ Lv 7. It has left a hole in my heart that can never be filled. It was like a yogurt cup but is had layers of jello in it. mac (Guest) I had no idea they made Orbitz. I tried orbitz when it was commercially available...chunky drinks aren't my style though. ", T L Wolf (Guest) Mike (Guest) It was RC's attempt at a 'premium' cola, using only real sugar (no corn syrup), high quality cola extract, etc. Me and my friends would always spend our money on these. This just made my life. Blood_panther (Guest) ". Here's a look at some of the more ill-conceived refreshments in beverage history. Skip to main content. Hope you're happy!! They are now being used to encapsulate cells in the development of an artificial pancreas to help people with diabetes and for the production of high value … 1000mg of vitamin c as well as b,d,e, Fauna (Guest) +C $41.43 shipping. Today, I wanted to share with you this little oddity that I recently found in Mitsuwa’s [...], Maggie (Guest) And also , RIGHT NOW! Christian Bodkin (Guest) on 01/15/2008 6:57 am. With a panda on the bottle cap, it's gotta be good! That shit would keep you WIRED. Hondo Posted by Linz Rewind Chances are you have a memory of Orbitz, whether it was gleefully chugging chunky sugar water or side-eyeing someone as they chugged chunky sugar water while you, smartly, abstained because wtf are those balls and why are they floating? Also, does anybody remember New York Seltzer? on 01/16/2008 12:34 pm. Wiling to entertain best offer. I am sure they were leery as we all stared at them eagerly awaiting their opinion. The balls were able to "defy gravity" like this because they were the same density as the liquid and had some help from the gellan gum ingredient. I was teaching English in Taiwan at that time. Then out of no where it comes back looking different and having three kids expecting me to just take it back like nothing ever happened. It was more of a burn, with a bit of a cinnamon flavor to it as well. I really miss melon mello yello too. A cough-syrupy taste and incoherent ad campaign about its origins on Planet Orbitz ("Prepare to embark on a tour into the bowels of the Orbiterium," its website invited) didn't help matters, and the drink was shelved within a year of its debut in 1997. JackSchmidtKnifeThrower clearly.ca/locator/, I jusy wish they still made Crystal Pepsi, (yes I know I am one of 7 people in the entire US, who actually like the stuff, but I miss it), BawdyLittleMonkey (Guest) on 01/19/2008 4:13 pm. on 12/30/2013 8:14 am, Clearly (Guest) Marketers called Orbitz a "texturally enhanced alternative beverage," but most consumers just called it gross. I have been unable to find a replacement by Fuse that I enjoy. Brand New. Alas, there are no plans to do so. Not so much. [Features] I used to drink the orbitz drink all the time when I was little. Massive variety of flavours and you can get chewy tapioca balls and little jello cubes in all of them. I miss New York Seltzer, the blueberry may still be my favourite thing in the world :(, wittyraconteur (Guest) on 07/06/2012 10:04 pm, Omg I though this was gone I use to be so addicted to this drink, Shade Mandel (Guest) Fuck Mountain Dew, SSUUUURRGE!!!! Needless to say - I'm willing to part with them - I have pics of if anyone is interested. i loved it! I think I had one, I don;t think it was called 'Orbitz' In England though. on 07/02/2011 11:46 pm. I'm so excited! Were they over-carbonated or something? You're telling me you guys didn't get them very much down there? on 01/15/2008 9:53 am. maNDan Jim (Guest) on 01/16/2008 11:56 am. chuck (Guest) The ill-fated fruit drink featured brightly colored balls of gelatin floating unnervingly inside, leading some to compare the Canadian export to a portable lava lamp. Collectively-named, pearl shakes, these enjoyed a huge following during the summer of 2001. pinoycook.net/cooking-food/drinks/sago-tapioca-or-pearl-balls/ C $67.56. Wow I didn't know you could still get that stuff. on 01/16/2008 11:11 am. on 01/16/2008 7:15 pm. You can get it today as orane/pineapple/banana juice...but it's not the same, somehow. I used to chug all the liquid with my teeth closed to save all the balls for a final fruity shot that was almost enough to make me throw up. omg. GUEST N CALI (Guest) The one drink I miss the most is Cactus Cooler, that stuff was the shit. on 01/29/2012 9:31 pm. See the full list. BRING BACK ORBITZ! It slightly resembles a Pina Coloda, but it has a drowned out taste. We used to take Orbitz and put them in the freezer. We really couldn't taste the cherry and banana flavors. on 01/15/2008 11:39 am. i might now that youve talked of it... n00bl3t (Guest) I remember the drink tasted ok but the balls were'nt my cup of tea. Word on the street is there are imitations, but I've not even been able to locate those. Brand New. Thanks! Ahh, science... Becca (Guest) That rules. on 01/17/2008 12:41 am. It's marketed as a vitamin supplement in Japan, the drink itself contains the vitamins B1, B6, and C, and the floating balls supposedly contain vitamins D and E. There is also a pink, peach flavored "womens" version containing collagen and ceramide and purported to help improve your skin. And here I thought Orbitz disappeared off the face of the galaxy itself. on 01/24/2008 10:42 am. Good times, good times. holy crud!! Too sweet and bland for me, though I did, for ages, keep a bottle on my office shelf just for kicks. Next post: In Which I Offer Up My Obsession With Zac Efron. Follow us on: Speaking of extinct beverage...I really miss Slimer's Ecto Cooler. Well, much like boba on crack, ive seen these before at the market. on 03/15/2012 12:41 am, I remember having these! i loved Orbits. Usually in opaque containers though, but there are some tasty green grape flavored drinks with skinned grape pieces in it-good stuff. Its almost as if I've been forsaken by the Gods of non-carbonated citrus beverage. Raspberry Pepsi (I think there where a couple of other flavors in that failed era) . on 05/03/2020 1:43 am. Although vastly promoted, widely advertised, and sporting a cough medicine/confused fruit punch/cherry Sucrets-type of flavor, it was not meant for this world. Ir's not my SPLASH. Many Jews observe an additional Passover prohibition that includes rice, lentils, beans - and corn. my mom would get them for when she went to the store. Until then, at least we can sleep well at night because... we know it's still out there. Orbitz was an awesome drink, I loved it. I have an idea that requires the use of biodegradable, non poisonous, neutral buoyancy balls that will never stick to the walls of a vessel. Orbitz as most said, was ok in taste but the floating jelly balls were kinda gross in the end. And even sometimes we would poor it in a wine glass to look like we were drinking wine. Brand New. It got given away in an office move. Disclaimer: While we work to ensure that product information is correct, on occasion manufacturers may alter their ingredient lists.Actual product packaging and materials may contain more and/or different information than that shown on our Web site. So this post is about 100 million years old but I just wanted to confirm that yes, Kosher Coca-Cola is made with sugar and not corn syrup. Mark Greene (Guest) The ill-fated fruit drink featured brightly colored balls of gelatin floating unnervingly inside, leading some to compare the Canadian export to a portable lava lamp. My boyfriend at the time worked for 7up distribution and we got a discount on cases. Other beverages I miss: Pepsi Blue, Pepsi Clear (or Crystal Pepsi), berry clear sprite, REGULAR mr. pibb (Pibb XTra just doesn't taste the same)... and the CRAZY FLAVORED MELLO YELLO! And for the record, I think they've improved the drink. holy hell, I NEED ONE. The apple was a great tart flavor. I have always remembered it, but I'm with Jenny. My Orbitz Drink Collection Retro Lava Lamp style drink. That stuff was NASTY!!! im shocked to see that no one mentioned that they miss crystal pepsi though... HopeHubris (Guest) On the plus side, New York Seltzer is back and tastes exactly like it did back in the day. The flavor was ginger, though without the tartness one generally finds in commercial ginger ales. (Guest) Orbitz - Cruise Booking Review from Vernon Hills, Illinois. Does anyone know if "Capsela" is produced by the same people as "Orbitz," or did the formula get sold, or even reverse-engineered? on 01/15/2008 1:27 pm, Desert_Screams LordVger (Guest) on 01/16/2008 11:20 am. Dear God, I miss Vanilla Bean Snapple. wittyraconteur, yeah it's weird, I hear reports of the orbs eventually sinking to the bottom of the bottle in some cases, but there are plenty of original bottles still out there where the orbs are still suspended and showing no signs of stopping. wendy (Guest) Never got the chance to try it, Rog. The balls still float in the middle, they didn't sink to the bottom like that earlier comment about them in the science classroom. Ahh at leat I still have Arizona Tea Great Buys, if they ever take those off the market I'll go insane, Sammy D (Guest) To Japan! They had a flavor called Hot Cherry Apple, and it was bright green. on 01/18/2008 3:11 am, I miss Pepsi Blue and Wild Cherry Pepsi. Although, the bite size pieces were small enough that you just sipped them up with the drink. Find great deals on eBay for orbitz soda. I vaguely remember when Orbitz was in abundance up in Canada, around the time I was two years old. on 01/16/2008 8:25 am. FeC (Guest) on 04/26/2009 8:45 am. HEY! For you New Yorkers: There's one in NJ and there's a shuttle bus from Port Authority for only $2. A Tribute to Fallen Sodas | Gunaxin (Guest) A clear fruity beverage made in 1997 that resembled a lava lamp. briny bill (Guest) Bobby (Guest) on 03/21/2008 12:17 am, [...] in L.A., it was to show you that the old Orbitz novelty beverages do still exist under the guise of Capsela. Donivan (Guest) They were like five bucks a bottle though. on 01/17/2008 4:55 pm. zagushakes.com, MilesMayhem 1 decade ago. i've always tried figuring out what it was, but i could never remember. Buy It Now. No Ecto, not even any rip offs. Does anyone know the recipe or where I can find it? on 01/16/2008 9:25 pm. You can still get Clearly Canadian, but you have to be in the right region of the country. ITS YOUR TOMORROW! We reserve the right to swallow your soul... and spit out the chewy parts. It was sold in England, but spelled properly: "Ourbits". The balls settled to the bottom after a couple of years, and it hasn't done anything interesting since. They look pretty cool... dana (Guest) Well keep in mind that there's lots of things my great country is fighting to keep from you. I haven't been able to remember the name of it when I think about it, and finally my google search for "drink with spheres" paid off. It was absolutely my favorite childhood beverage! Unfortunatly, I've never heard of Orbitz untill now. GUEST N CALI (Guest) The short-lived refreshment, which came in a variety of mixed fruit flavors, barely lasted a year. Before there was the online travel booking service, there was the soft drink. I remember a drink called "Voodoo Rain", I think it was supposed to be a Snapple or Sobe knockoff. 142 likes. If so, what'd you think of it? We should have known, the day before my friend and I were arguing over who would get the last bottle on the shelf. Between the Jolt and the Buzz Gum (more caffeine) people thought I was on cocaine. LMAO! :-(, It was the mention of Capsela (the bubbly plastic erector set style building set) that gave me a nostalgic flashback here :P, Ivy (Guest) Dungeonbrownies Adriana (Guest) They didn't have any of that stuff at the Mitsuwa Marketplace here in town and I'd love to see that stuff. LordVger, hahaha how have I not heard of this before? on 07/30/2010 4:32 pm. After the U.S. rejected Orbitz, it was sent back to Canada, where we had so many that they all had to go on sale. I just found the slippery orbs a bit unsettling. CP (Guest) Why was that? They were at the beverage rack in those 99¢ONLY stores, i bought all the ones they had including a "glow in the dark" drink called ALIEN ALE, anyone remember those? on 01/15/2008 3:38 pm, back in the good old days me and my family drank about 3 bottles each everyday course thems where the days when you could still find cheap gas ahh the good old days. pinoycook.net/cooking-food/drinks/sago-tapioca-or-pearl-balls/, In Which I Offer Up My Obsession With Zac Efron. on 01/16/2008 4:57 am. I tried orbitz just for novelty value back when it was around. You could feel the heat in your throat. The name of the failed product is now better known as a popular travel website, though unopened bottles are still available as novelties on eBay. Why wouldn't corn syrup be kosher? It was a marvel of modern food design and didn't get enough credit in its day. on 01/16/2008 6:08 am. Email me at vonhortenau@gmail.com if your interested in buying!!!!!!!!!!! $37.95. I worked at a radio station when they were first released in the U.S. and we got cases of them to give away, but no one liked them so I took a rack home. After all, the old Orbitz drink didn't have a panda on the bottle cap like the new Capsela brand does. i loved them! That would have been '95 or '96 and I still have them. The drink I *really* miss is Royal Crown Draft Cola. My chiefest joy in life was to go to Aunt Cher's, as she always got some just for me. It was a brand of soda, all of which were perfectly clear, but they tasted way better than your average cola. I really miss Kickapoo Joy Juice although I realize that sounds like something really illegal now. It was not *too* sweet, and had an almost chocolate flavor to it. I think Capsela is quite clever, making use of the panda as the logo...since it's an endangered beverage. on 03/16/2019 5:52 am, I had all of the flavours of Orbitz back in the day and I loved the taste...use to get it with an egg sandwich at my local deli...there's a few beverages that I miss...but the biggest is Hooper's Hooch...a malt beverage that tasted more like tang :-D, DeLaCréme (Guest) everyone thought i was insane and retched whenever i made them try one. My dad did some work for them and brought home samples before it was released. )They kept changing the formula, and I was pretty sure that it was just all the run-off from making other sodas, but... drinking it, you knew everything was OK! on 01/21/2008 10:38 pm. on 01/15/2008 9:03 pm. Good times, good times... max (Guest) MFB (Guest) orbitz pineapple banana cherry coconut sealed lava lamp drink 90s rare! Kim (Guest) on 01/16/2008 1:38 pm. We would never drink this beverage again.". on 01/19/2008 12:44 am. I can't really remember, I only drank it once. I loved Clearly Canadian, that stuff is hard to find. 4 For new accounts, as of November 2020: Variable Purchase APR of 17.49%, 21.49%, or 26.49%% based on the Prime Rate. Of course I won the last bottle. I just did an image search for it and it's both simple and genius how they inverted the 7up logo. Most horrible travel booking experience I've ever had. http://www.clearlycanadian.com/ The balls were able to " defy gravity " like this because they were the same density as the liquid and had some help from the gellan gum ingredient. The “IT” drink of the 90's Tribute page to the most epic drink of the 90’s.. More likes, more attention of original distributors. so yes, if you live in a predominately or at least somewhat jewish area, look in grocery stores around passover, its marked with a yellow cap. Parent groups, naturally, pitched a fit, resulting in it the company tweaking the label to make 'cola' more prominent and making it regular brown cola colored. The white and red balls don't have much flavor. Bonnie (Guest) They came in tiny bottles and the blueberry flavor was pretty much my favorite thing in the world for a while. on 01/16/2008 8:12 pm, Never got into Orbitz.. but some of the defunct drinks I miss are: Stephanie (Guest) I was lucky though, I had an endless supply of Josta. Still, it warms my heart to see this cult following...I was one of the first to experience the gummy ball sensation, that you didn't know if you were eating or drinking. i want some so bad but now can not seem to find some to purchase! orbitz pineapple banana cherry coconut sealed lava lamp drink 90s rare! on 01/16/2008 1:18 pm. Caribbean Splash. I recently paid a visit to one of my favorite places in L.A., Mitsuwa Marketplace, which has a wide assortment of food imported directly from Japan. 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