Family of alcohol free, carbonated, drinks that are aromatized with fruit extracts. Cola, Tonic, etc.
Soft drinks are distinguished from â€œhard drinksâ€ or alcohol beverages, such as distilled spirits, beer, or wine. Soft drink beverages do not contain alcohol. Cconsumers can choose from a wide variety of beverages including regular carbonated soft drinks, diet and caffeine-free soft drinks, bottled water, juices, juice drinks, sport drinks, and ready-to-drink teas. (See also "CSD")