Personally, I like the new name a lot, primarily because it reminds me about how I actually owned several Capsela sets as a kid. I remember a drink called "Voodoo Rain", I think it was supposed to be a Snapple or Sobe knockoff. I think the recipe requires a large quantity of unobtainium. I was teaching English in Taiwan at that time. Just make sure you go a decent place.. Well now that there is this new product, I will let him that it is back. I just found the slippery orbs a bit unsettling. We've enhanced them by making the same great flavors sparkling now! And here I thought Orbitz disappeared off the face of the galaxy itself. on 01/16/2008 11:20 am. Jolt was actually run out of our area because parents could not get their wired kids to calm down.. blondie (Guest) Even if you didn't like it you have to admit, it had balls! our mitsuwa here in san diego is nowhere near as big as the other ones (i am dying to go on a mitsuwa road trip), i'm going there once i've got a couple more bucks in my bank account ... i'm going to beg them to carry capsela if i don't find it. More background, see Orbitz (soft drink). Why was that? on 01/16/2008 6:08 am. on 01/16/2008 11:56 am. 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) I used to drink the orbitz drink all the time when I was little. A short-lived product made by Clearly Canadian, it was referred to as "The drink with balls" - and before the travel site, orbitz.com belonged to these guys. on 01/16/2008 6:02 pm, I particularly liked the bevnet reviews of these drinks. 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) Well, much like boba on crack, ive seen these before at the market. Collectively-named, pearl shakes, these enjoyed a huge following during the summer of 2001. pinoycook.net/cooking-food/drinks/sago-tapioca-or-pearl-balls/ maNDan Jim (Guest) Orbitz - Cruise Booking Review from Vernon Hills, Illinois. Elizabeth (Guest) Is this new version of orbits carbonated ??! LMAO! ", T L Wolf (Guest) See the full list. I live in Beijing right now, and here there are many Orbitz-like drinks around. firstname.lastname@example.org. on 01/16/2008 9:37 pm. I brought one to class, and one of my adult students explained the equal-density thing. No, not again. I've run across a number of these fond remembrances on the Internet from time to time, and while I'm glad to see mention of old pals like Clearly Canadian and New York Seltzer, I have not yet seen anyone who remembers one of my faborites: 7-Up Gold was, as its name implies, golden in color. Like teeing off a golf ball in a ceramic bathroom.... Clearly - I still haven't seen Clearly Canadian on shelves anywhere. Orbitz was an awesome drink, I loved it. holy crud!! While the Orbitz drink itself wasn't as bad as some people made it out to be, it didn't last long in the marketplace and was sadly discontinued. zagushakes.com, MilesMayhem on 01/16/2008 5:20 am. It was introduce to me by a good friend who happens to be Canadian. on 01/17/2008 2:10 am. ", I-Mockery Blabber (Guest) on 01/20/2008 10:59 pm. on 05/12/2016 1:27 pm. http://www.clearlycanadian.com/ JackSchmidtKnifeThrower They were like five bucks a bottle though. El Sammo (Guest) Bring back bonkers candy! 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. That hasn't stopped it from garnering a cult following over the years however, and you can still find old bottles of it for sale on eBay (though I wouldn't recommend drinking them at this point - if you're gonna get 'em, just put 'em on display for your friends and family to gaze upon with awe). on 01/16/2008 9:29 am. on 07/30/2010 4:32 pm. 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 … Hondo Although, the bite size pieces were small enough that you just sipped them up with the drink. It was good but i had no other money at the time or a car to get to stores off of campus. I had some Orbitz when I was in junior high! Styled Executioner I found the taste to be OK but those gel blobs made it feel like it was trying to chug soda and eat Jujubees at the same time. This just made my life. they used to be everywhere. on 06/19/2010 11:30 pm. Didn't really make me want one again, but I would like a clearly canadian sparkling fruit drink, those were amazing. From United States +C $39.09 shipping estimate. on 01/16/2008 10:58 am. Stephanie (Guest) on 01/15/2008 9:03 pm. [...]. You're telling me you guys didn't get them very much down there? Send us an email! Sam (Guest) The one drink I miss the most is Cactus Cooler, that stuff was the shit. and don't tell me that surge and vault are the same thing, because they fuckin aren't. Also, does anybody remember New York Seltzer? Hey, we had one some of those at our anime convention in Houston like a month ago. Derrado (Guest) I HAD ORBITZ WAY OUT IN THE MOUNTAINS OF NORTH CAROLINA. If it's a huge success (with your support), who knows...maybe Orbitz will be back one day too... Ravenwolven (Guest) I think I had one, I don;t think it was called 'Orbitz' In England though. Fuck Mountain Dew, SSUUUURRGE!!!! Massive variety of flavours and you can get chewy tapioca balls and little jello cubes in all of them. I saw a similar drink at my Food Basics store, but it had floating chunks of coconut in it - but they were suspended, just like Orbitz. Orbitz.com is on a mission to make travel even more rewarding, from planning and booking to taking your next trip—just like that! on 01/15/2008 1:27 pm, Desert_Screams on 01/16/2008 9:14 pm. :(, stevetothepast (Guest) on 01/16/2008 9:00 am, If you have a Chinese supermarket in your neighbourhood, look there. Most horrible travel booking experience I've ever had. Until then, at least we can sleep well at night because... we know it's still out there. 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. on 01/21/2008 10:38 pm. Orbitz Marketers called Orbitz a "texturally enhanced alternative beverage," but most consumers just called it gross. Relevance __A_YAHOO_USER__ Lv 7. The only use I ever found for Orbitz was bringing it in to science class as a show-and-tell demonstration. on 01/16/2008 10:58 am. Next time I'm there I'm getting me a case of Orb..er..Capsela (we know who you really are, Orbitz, the disguise isn't fooling anyone). best drink ever. Made by clear Canadian Thanks! on 01/22/2014 3:40 am. It's called capsela because the floating balls are vitamin "capsules". shanyn (Guest) At the time of writing, there are eight listings of various flavors, some offering multiple unopened bottles of this hard to find soda. (Guest) 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. I have been unable to find a replacement by Fuse that I enjoy. Blood_panther (Guest) on 01/16/2008 12:50 pm. ... orbitz Vanilla Orange Beverage Lava Lamp Inspired 1990's Drink Bottle Unopened. If so, what'd you think of it? )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 01/15/2008 6:28 pm. Nigel (Guest) Jenny (Guest) Being the soft drink geek that I am, I tried every flavor. on 01/15/2008 8:50 pm. BRING BACK ORBITZ! ITS YOUR TOMORROW! Guaranteed by Fri, Aug. 7. so if anyone knows where i can find some let me know!! Brand New. Good times, good times... max (Guest) Email me at email@example.com if your interested in buying!!!!!!!!!!! Caribbean Splash. The white and red balls don't have much flavor. on 01/17/2008 12:41 am. Orbitz was a great drink. Does anyone know if what blondie said about buying Coke made with sugar around passover is correct? Coye (Guest) Orbitz fueled many hyperactive hours of pissing my mother off when I was little. Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for ORBITZ UnOpened The Lava Lamp Drink BEVERAGE 1990's RaRe ORANGE at the … Website. For you New Yorkers: There's one in NJ and there's a shuttle bus from Port Authority for only $2. I tried one when i was a kid. The drink I *really* miss is Royal Crown Draft Cola. $37.95. I miss New York Seltzer, the blueberry may still be my favourite thing in the world :(, wittyraconteur (Guest) I've often thought of putting a light underneath to see what would happen. I was walking down the beverage aisle when I spotted this tiny pill-shaped bottle out of the corner of my eye: Holy shit! It was a brand of soda, all of which were perfectly clear, but they tasted way better than your average cola. I actually miss this stuff. I bought one with the intent of keeping it, to see how long it would last unopened. [Games] Why did those ever go off the market. orbitz drink. No Ecto, not even any rip offs. Lectroid (Guest) HEY! And also , RIGHT NOW! Orbitz was unleashed on the market by the Clearly Canadian Beverage Company in 1997, each bottle packed with tiny, brightly colored gelatinous balls, giving the drink a lava lamp-like appearance. Orbitz Soda. 142 likes. Skip to main content. I could have sworn it was carbonated because the bottles frequently exploded. on 12/30/2013 8:14 am, Clearly (Guest) [Advertise] [Info] At least it looked cool. I didn't appreciate it, love and care for it, savor it. I REALLY miss Surge though. It's a lava lamp drink. I remember the drink tasted ok but the balls were'nt my cup of tea. Fuse is one of my favorite beverages, and they used to make a Cranberry Grapefruit flavor called "Energize", which unfortunately has been discontinued. Still, I wish my kids had the opportunity to try it. It was sold in England, but spelled properly: "Ourbits". A video about the discontinued 1997 Clearly Canadian drink Orbitz. [Home]. thecatillaccat on 01/19/2008 4:13 pm. Brand New. Follow us on: on 01/15/2008 3:22 am. on 01/15/2008 11:39 am. Its almost as if I've been forsaken by the Gods of non-carbonated citrus beverage. I can see that two of my long-lost favorites have already been mentioned; Surge and Josta. ... Value for money. I never had an Orbitz, I was kinda scared of it. on 01/16/2008 11:24 am. Believe it or not, Clearly Canadian is re-launching original formulas in glass bottles via a fan-led campaign to bring back into production. It was RC's attempt at a 'premium' cola, using only real sugar (no corn syrup), high quality cola extract, etc. i havnt seen these things in years! I can only assume that different ingredients were used at some point, which caused some of the orbs to not last as long. on 01/16/2008 7:17 am, The only place I ever saw Orbitz for sale was at a nearby mall. [Features] on 01/16/2008 4:44 am. on 01/15/2008 10:30 am. Were they over-carbonated or something? incognit000 my mom would get them for when she went to the store. I bought a case a while back. My father bought it for me, and soon after we found it was probably the most awkward substance to drink. 1000mg of vitamin c as well as b,d,e, Fauna (Guest) CP (Guest) on 01/15/2008 2:42 pm. on 01/16/2008 12:24 pm. Top Rated Seller Top Rated Seller. 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. (allthough on second thought, that stuff could be lead-paint though), Biks (Guest) on 02/09/2009 4:01 pm, [...] Although Orbitz may be dead, it lives on in a bastardized form. The balls still float in the middle, they didn't sink to the bottom like that earlier comment about them in the science classroom. Nigel, Carl and the rest of the team consistently offer friendly service and high quality food even during busy times. 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. Speaking of extinct beverage...I really miss Slimer's Ecto Cooler. They came in tiny bottles and the blueberry flavor was pretty much my favorite thing in the world for a while. The balls also glowed under blacklight which made it look pretty cool. Between the Jolt and the Buzz Gum (more caffeine) people thought I was on cocaine. Unfortunatly, I've never heard of Orbitz untill now. Favorite Answer. mac (Guest) i loved Orbits. This link shows you where they sell it :) Froach (Guest) 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. Also, there are a number of other drinks in Japan that come with floaties, it's a pretty common thing. That rules. briny bill (Guest) To Japan! I should order a couple bottles, chug them, and call her just to piss her off again and relive my childhood. Stuff tastes awful. on 01/18/2008 3:11 am, I miss Pepsi Blue and Wild Cherry Pepsi. on 01/29/2012 9:31 pm. Watch. but i finally found it! Maybe because everytime I move they get a little shaken up. Orbitz - Flight Booking Review. The upside down, funky-green, and caffeinated brother of 7up? And even sometimes we would poor it in a wine glass to look like we were drinking wine. I am ten kinds of too excited that it still exists. You simply can't go wrong with a drink that combines the magic of floatin orbs with pandas. Is it just me, or does that Capsela stuff remind anyone else of amphibian eggs? When you took one out (pre-freezing, of course), the balls would still be suspended until you hit the side, then they would all fall to the bottom at the same time, a great example of the density of water decreasing as the temprature dropped. [Store] Before there was the online travel booking service, there was the soft drink. It was not *too* sweet, and had an almost chocolate flavor to it. cola in cans. But at that point, it was pretty much doomed. And of course, as is the theme here, it got discontinued and disappeared before I even realized what happened. His theory was that the orbs in them did not have the same density as water. On the plus side, New York Seltzer is back and tastes exactly like it did back in the day. They didn't have any of that stuff at the Mitsuwa Marketplace here in town and I'd love to see that stuff. pinoycook.net/cooking-food/drinks/sago-tapioca-or-pearl-balls/, In Which I Offer Up My Obsession With Zac Efron. "orbitz" drink. 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. on 01/24/2008 10:42 am. It was 1996 when Orbitz, the lava lamp of soft drinks, streaked through the galaxy and onto shelves. Good times, good times. on 08/10/2008 11:47 pm. Dungeonbrownies Nice find RoG but damnit, now I'm craving for an Orbitz now! on 01/16/2008 2:23 pm. `` Ourbits '' drink geek that I am, the lava lamp style drink like teeing off a ball! The sugar and twice the caffeine ) is hard to find a replacement Fuse... Have always remembered it, love and care for it and decided google. 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