Was Coca-Cola originally green?


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According to the Coca-Cola company itself, the original formula of the soft drink Coca-Cola was never green. The company goes on to suggest that perhaps people formulated this idea because the original glass bottles used to house the beverage were green in color.

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Was Coca-Cola originally green?
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Coca-Cola has always had a brown color since it was first put on the market in 1886. Other rumors often surface about Coca-Cola, including that the formula includes trace amounts of alcohol. Again, in an official statement, the Coca-Cola company denies this rumor. It also denies that the soda contains any type of pork product or cochineal, which is a bug dye.

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