Frucade is a soft drink
Soft drink
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 created in 1953 in Rosenheim
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, Bavaria
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 by Adalbert Conrads and Karl Grün
Karl Grün
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. It is a carbonated orange drink, with a slight taste of exotic fruits.

For many Austria
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ns, the rather distinct shape of the glass bottle is a childhood memory.

Frucade became also quite famous when, in the 1995
1995 in television
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 Nette Leit Show (Nice People Show), it was offered by host Hermes Phettberg
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to guests as an alternative to eggnog.

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