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Is Mellow Yellow being discontinued?

Last Updated: 14th June, 2020

The original flavor of Mello Yello. A yellow-green-colored, citrus-flavored soda that was developed and introduced in 1979. Like Mello Yello Melon, it was discontinued shortly after its introduction. However, it was brought back in 2015, and has been available in Coca-Cola Freestyle Machines since 2009.

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Likewise, people ask, do they make diet Mellow Yellow?

It is a citrus flavored soda similar to Diet Mountain Dew. Mello Yello Zero contains slightly less caffeine than regular Mello Yello, which contains 52.5mg/12 floz. can. Mello Yello Zero is sweetened with Aspartame, Ace-K, and Sucralose.

Subsequently, question is, how did Mellow Yellow get its name? Mello Yello was introduced by the Coca-Cola Company in 1979 to compete with PepsiCo's Mountain Dew. Both soft drinks are citrus-flavored, yellow-colored, and have a relatively high caffeine content. The name Mello Yello reportedly came from a 1967 Donovan album that had a single entitled Mello Yello.

Subsequently, question is, is Mellow Yellow similar to Mountain Dew?

Mello Yello. It is a citrus flavored soft drink similar to Mountain Dew.

Why was Vault drink discontinued?

It was discontinued in 2011 in favor of a reintroduced Mello Yello. Also, Coca-Cola bought controlling interest into an established energy drink called Monster Energy. Due to the high cost of the acquisition, continuing to sell Vault would have taken sales away from a brand that they had more money invested in.

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