Food of the Eighties, Pepsi AM
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It was supposed to be the cola you drink in the morning. Being a Pepsi officianado, I never saw the point as the regular Pepsi works just fine for me.
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Kim Dupree - June 20, 2007 - Report this comment
I was around for the 80's but never heard of Pepsi A.M. in my life that's almost comical, that one isone I can see why is not still around.
Paul - October 05, 2007 - Report this comment
Was this like the first energy drink, maybe besides Jolt? What was the difference?
Never Heard of it - November 11, 2007 - Report this comment
Never heard of it. Was it only avail in certain test markets?? If it were a hit were they thinking of doing a spin off Pepsi PM.
jeff - January 22, 2008 - Report this comment
It was test marketed i think in late 1988, maybe, but i saw it around early 1989, and it continuing to be sold for another year, i don't know if it was sold everywhere though.
Jesi D - January 28, 2008 - Report this comment
I never heard of this stuff.
Johnny Aqua - July 25, 2008 - Report this comment
I missed out on this one back in the 80's. I bought a few 6 packs over a month or 2 and my father drank them all. When I went back for more they were gone.
Ryan M. - July 13, 2009 - Report this comment
I am from iowa and my hometown of Cedar Falls was included in the test market. I drank Pepsi AM all the time. I thought it was a great drink. I thought it was many times better then Jolt. It should not have been discontinued.
krista - August 07, 2009 - Report this comment
my mom craved pepsi and cole slaw when she was pregnat with me and she said the am stuff made her sick as a dog
Carl - October 06, 2009 - Report this comment
Jeff is right, it was out in 1989,There is no difference between it and regular Pepsi, except that it had a lot of extra caffeine added. I believe the marketing was aimed towards people that would rather have a soda in the morning, instead than coffee.
Jan Griffiths - February 14, 2010 - Report this comment
Phoenix was part of the test market as well, and I remember seeing it in some stores. My ex bought some, but it wasn't available in diet, so I didn't drink any. I only driink diet sodas.
Charlie - March 07, 2014 - Report this comment
It came out in 1989 and was gone by 1990. Contained 28% more caffeine per ounce than regular Pepsi
jammi - October 02, 2014 - Report this comment
there was a diet pepsi am. i never tried it but i remember it on the shelves. i bet you could google an image of it.

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