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What Is Babycham?

What Is Babycham?

If you've ever wondered, "What is Babycham?" you're not alone. Babycham isn't just a beverage; it's a piece of history, a symbol of celebration, and a source of nostalgia for many. From being the first-ever alcohol brand to grace our TV screens in 1957 to reshaping gender stereotypes in pubs post-World War II, Babycham has continued to shine brightly.

Understanding Babycham: A Sparkling Perry

To truly comprehend Babycham, let's start by understanding what a sparkling Perry is. Similar to its apple-based cousin, cider, sparkling perry is a light, refreshing, and fruity alcoholic drink. However, what sets it apart is the inclusion of pears. It captures the crisp sweetness of ripe pears with a touch of effervescence to enhance the sparkle.

A Glimpse Into The Origins

The story of Babycham dates back to 1953 when Herbert Showering introduced this sparkling sensation to the world. Today, Babycham is once again under the ownership of the Showering family, now represented by the four Showering brothers: Matthew, Jonathan, Francis, and Daniel.

The Distinctive Glass

Everything about Babycham, down to the glass in which it's traditionally served, is an experience in itself. Resembling champagne flutes, these small and elegant glasses make every sip a moment to savour. Those who have enjoyed a vintage glass will also recognise the iconic 'Bambi' logo etched onto the glass. Timeless!

Vintage retro Babycham Glasses

'The Happiest Drink In The World'

Babycham has earned its nickname as 'The Happiest Drink In The World' for a good reason. Its light and refreshing flavour makes it a delightful beverage that not only pleases the palate but also evokes an unmistakable sense of celebration and joy. Whether you're raising a glass at weddings, toasting birthdays, or simply revelling in life's special moments, Babycham's festive spirit infuses every gathering with an extra touch of sparkle. It's not just the perfect Christmas drink; it's the ideal companion to enhance all your festive gatherings throughout the year.

Frequently Asked Questions About Babycham

  • What Flavour is Babycham?
    Babycham offers a light and refreshing flavour with hints of crisp pear sweetness and effervescence.

  • Do They Still Make the Drink Babycham?
    Babycham is still being produced and enjoyed today, maintaining its reputation as a beloved sparkling perry.

  • Is Babycham the Same as Pear Cider?
    While both Babycham and pear cider share the use of pears, Babycham's unique blend of flavours and effervescence distinguishes it from traditional pear cider.

  • Why Was Babycham So Popular?
    Babycham's popularity can be attributed to its delightful taste, association with celebratory occasions, and iconic branding, making it a symbol of joy and festivities.

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So, the next time you raise a glass of Babycham, enjoy the sparkling perry that continues to sprinkle joy into our lives ✨

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