Coca-Cola Offers Kosher Drink For Passover Jewish families celebrating Passover may be sipping on a seasonal offering from Coca-Cola: Kosher For Passover Coke. It's made especially for observant Jews who don't eat grain or legumes during the holiday.
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Coca-Cola Offers Kosher Drink For Passover

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Coca-Cola Offers Kosher Drink For Passover

Coca-Cola Offers Kosher Drink For Passover

Coca-Cola Offers Kosher Drink For Passover

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Jewish families celebrating Passover may be sipping on a seasonal offering from Coca-Cola: Kosher For Passover Coke. It's made especially for observant Jews who don't eat grain or legumes during the holiday.

ARI SHAPIRO, Host:

And our last word in business today is Passover pop. L'chaim. Jews are celebrating the Pesach holiday this week, and that means no food or drink made from grain. In the U.S., Coke is sweetened with corn syrup. So every year around this time, Coca-Cola offers a grain-free version of the drink, sweetened with cane sugar. That's how it used to be made, and some people insist it tastes better. Coke officials say there is no difference. And they say there are no plans to sell Passover Coke any other time of year. And that's the business news on MORNING EDITION from NPR News. I'm Ari Shapiro.

RENEE MONTAGNE, Host:

And I'm Renee Montagne.

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