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VooDEW (2020)

VooDEW (2020) is a Mountain Dew flavor, officially released for the Halloween season of 2020, marking the second annual release of the VooDEW series. In Fall 2022, 2019, 2020, and 2021 may return as the Ghosts of VooDEW Past in the online DEW Store for a limited time while supplies last.

Description

VooDEW (2020) is a Mystery Flavor of Mountain Dew. It's similar to the architecture and style of its predecessors/successors, 2019, 2021, and 2022, though in the inspiration of the Halloween spirit. Like its predecessors/successors, its color has a white foggy look.

Speculation

Since this VooDEW flavor was a Mystery Flavor, many people who have tried it have drawn comparisons to fruit-flavored candy or a candied fruit, such as a candy apple.

Clues

First clue: On August 26th, 2020, Mountain Dew posted a video on Twitter and Instagram that offered a hint as to what the flavor for VooDEW (2020) is. On the top right of the tree near the end of the video, the words "Andi Crufty" can get seen. From this, it can be interpreted as an anagram for either "Fruit Candy" or "Candy Fruit," indicating that the flavor of VooDEW (2020) could be reminiscent of either a fruit-flavored candy or a candied fruit, such as a candy apple.

Answer

On October 31st, 2020, the official Mountain Dew Twitter account unveiled VooDEW's 2020 Mystery Flavor to be Fruit Candy Explosion.

History

2020 Limited Time retail release

On March 29th, 2020, in a r/MountainDew Reddit post, VooDEW (2020) was first leaked by a PepsiCo employee named "mtndewinsider," showing an image of a 20-ounce bottle of VooDEW (2020). The PepsiCo employee said that it "sent [them] over the rainbow!"

According to a leaked release chart offered on the Dew Drinker Discord. As of March 2020, VooDEW (2020) was slated to release in period 10, indicating a time approximately from September 2020 to October 2020. It began appearing in stores across the United States in early September 2020, with full widespread distribution expected later by late September 2020 to early October 2020.

It was officially released in stores in the United States in early September 2020, for a limited time, sold in 12-packs and 20-ounce bottles, staying until October 31st, 2020, when it was discontinued. After its discontinuation, popularity remained pretty high, and PepsiCo decided to make a third annual release of the VooDEW series: VooDEW (2021).

2022 DEW Store release

On June 3rd 2022, an anonymous PepsiCo employee stated that three VooDEW flavors would be releasing as a variety 16-ounce can six-pack, two cans of each 2019, 2020, and 2021 as the Ghosts of VooDEW Past in the online DEW Store for a limited time while supplies last in Fall 2022.

Trivia

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