Concentrated blackcurrant cordial
to mix with water
and be drunk in vast quantities and great delight.
Ribena is also available pre-mixed in squashy cardboard cartons that are guaranteed to leak down any clean white shirt.
There are, of course, non-blackcurrant
flavours of Ribena available, but these are evil and wrong, and an offence to humankind.
Ribena was the first soft drink to be awarded a British Dental Association approval, for its no sugar 'toothkind' version for children. The standard mixture, however, will rot your teeth to nasty brown stumps, because though it contains no artificial
colouring or flavourings it contains several ounces of sugar
It is as essential to British childhood
, Jaffa Cakes
note: a healthy slug of Ribena,and plenty of fizzy water, is a very fine addition to chilled vodka