Fanta Bottles
Retro bottles released by Coca-Cola for Fanta’s 75th anniversary. Photo from SKopp, cropped from the original, CC BY 4.0.

The orange Fanta of today was produced for the first time in Italy, in Naples, in 1955, when a local bottling plant started producing it using locally sourced oranges.

In reality it was created for Nazi Germany.

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Italian phrase of the day

Quando il fascismo arriverà in America, sarà avvolto nella bandiera e nella religione. (Sinclair Lewis) When fascism comes to America, it will be wrapped in the flag and carrying the cross. (Sinclair Lewis)Italian