Whew! Thanks for the explanation, Tom. I have a distant friend who
thinks Aquafina is 400 proof... he likes larger bottles too.
Wish that were April Fools!
On Apr 1, 2010, at 6:28 PM, Tom Fine wrote:
> That said, yes on the Aquafina, it's commodity-priced reverse-
> osmosis water made at your local Pepsi plant. Beware other RO
> waters because many companies add back a "mineral packet" to give
> the water a more "spring water" and tap water mouth-feel. RO water
> can feel greasy in the mouth if one is used to drinking hard water
> from the tap. RO water also may taste "funny" to some due to its
> lack of taste, if one is used to hard water from the well or spring
> water that is mineral-laden, or chlorine-flavored water from the
> municipal system.
> If you use Aquafina for this purpose, be kind to the environment
> and buy the largest-sized bottles you can find.
> -- Tom Fine