This is one of the most popular drinks in Japan (along with Ramune Soda.) In it's native country it is called Calpis Water, but in the English-speaking world, it is known as Calpico (because Calpis sounds too much like "Cow Piss".) The name Calpis means Calcium (cal) good taste (pis).
Quotes on the bottle include:
- original flavor
- refreshingly sweet and tangy
- non-carbonated soft drink
- tastes like nothing else in the world. refreshing and light, sweet and tangy flavors
- Hello Kitty -- (this is a special edition kind of like Santa on cans of Coke at Christmas time