I’ll just be honest here, normally I wouldn’t bother dusting off my lab coat for a Joose review. Not that it’s necessarily bad or anything, it’s just that the flavors tend to get released in lockstep with their main competitor Four Loko, so there’s just no reason to bother. Except for Dragon Joose I guess, but I got that mostly because I’m a sucker for things about dragons-even drinks, apparently. And even that just ended up being grape. Nothing to write the Internet about. Now Sweet Peach Iced Tea and Mango, that’s super exciting right? How about if I drink both? Yeah, now we’re talking!
The Bumwine Chronicles have come and gone, and now it is time for Dr. Drankenstein to return to his carbonated, sugar-engorged roots. And what better way to make a stylish return to form than with a drink marketed towards dragons (or at least dragon enthusiasts)? This drink is definitely unique for its category, in that it’s not directly named for the flavor it is, nor does it contain any information on the can about what flavor it might in fact be. I’m going to go out on a limb though, and guess that Dragon Joose is probably grape.
Welcome back to everyone’s favorite thing about Friday (especially mine), The Secret Diaries of Dr. Victor Drankenstein! Now usually I just go grab something from a local mini mart the night before a new installment. But I actually acquired this week’s drank in a truck stop gas station in the middle of nowhere almost a full week ago, so I’m even more eager than usual to get this party started.
Another week has gone by, heralding another chapter in the ongoing diaries of Dr. Victor Drankenstein. After last week’s misfortune, you might think I’d be wary of crazy-potent malt liquor claiming to taste like a tropical cocktail. If you did think that though, you don’t know me very well. I don’t learn lessons, and these things will continue to lure me in as long as they make them. Therefore, tonight I will be taking substantial risks and rocking a margarita flavored Spiked Core.