The latest ridiculous food trend to hit the internet — following KFC’s ridiculous “chizza” chicken-pizza experiment — is pickle juice soda.

While we’re unsure as to whether drinking this stuff will be a pleasant experience or not, it does open up some new possibilities to explore one of the finest shooters out there, the Pickleback (aka bourbon with a chaser of pickle juice).

The soda is available via Grandpa Joe’s Candy Shop, a chain of stores in Pennsylvania and Ohio, and will set you back $2.50 a bottle. If you’re not local to the area, though, you can buy a bottle for a rather pricey $9.99 — or a six-pack for $29.99.

For further reading, here’s how hipster food trends are ruining the world.

Words by Alec Leach
Freelance Writer/Editor/Consultant

Alec Leach grew up in Brighton, England, but now lives in Berlin

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