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‎5 cases of Dublin Dr. Pepper $50
shirts for the girls and wife, $45
gas $45
13 hours away from the house, on a 500 mile motorcycle ride with a friend, priceless!




Road south to the world's oldest Dr. Pepper bottling plant in Dublin Texas on Saturday.
Stopped by a friends house 100 miles away and he rode with me on his VTX 1300.
I was in no hurry, and since he still had a stock seat on his ride, I made sure I found an excuse to stop every hour or so.
We had a great ride down, back roads all the way.
Rained hard as soon as we got there.
Loaded up the trailer with cases of Dr. Pepper then started back home.
A little rain before I got back home, but nothing too bad. Awesome lightning show though, I thought it was going to get ugly but I missed the real bad stuff.

Didnt take any pictures along the way, was just a nice long enjoying ride.

0 miles on June 29th, just turned over 5,900 on the way home from work today!:)
 

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Any truth to the rumor that Dr. Pepper is carbonated prune juice ?
Not sure what all the flavors are in there, but it is definately more than just carbonated prune juice.
It contains a fruit flavor that might very well be prunes, but I think it tastes more like a black cherry.
 

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Not sure what all the flavors are in there, but it is definately more than just carbonated prune juice.
It contains a fruit flavor that might very well be prunes, but I think it tastes more like a black cherry.
dr. pepper is nothing but cherry cola
 

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Ahh, the benefits of having a trailer. I've been contemplating building one for our longer trips. Would be nice to have more room to bring goodies home.
 

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Nice report Dougie. Enjoy the Pop!
 

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You don' know how good you have it with your gas prices. $45 for 500 miles. On the Black Dog Ride $100 for 500 mls. On one tank it was $35. Eric
 

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Good run Doug! Em, guys, I doubt it's the Dr Pepper that has the effect you mention, likely the Diablo sandwich and the jalepenos that does it:eek:
 

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You don' know how good you have it with your gas prices. $45 for 500 miles. On the Black Dog Ride $100 for 500 mls. On one tank it was $35. Eric

You are so correct.
Most of us Americans do not realize how much our government subsidizes the oil companies to keep gas prices low.
I pay on average about $2.40 US dollars a gallon.
 

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So Dougie how did the trailer work for the first time out?
 

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Thanks, Dublin is now added to the bucket list. I've been through it but didn't stop. If your ride is what brought some rain to Texas you need to go back a few more times.
 
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