Sunny Baudelaire giving the Hook-Handed Man a bottle of parsley soda.

Parsley soda was an "in" drink at the time of the In Auction in The Ersatz ElevatorEsmé Squalor, the fashionable sixth most important financial advisor of the City, drank parsley soda during this time.

Parsley soda replaced aqueous martinis as the "in" drink, although parsley soda is portrayed as having an unpleasant and disgusting taste. Even Count Olaf spits out the drink after making a toast to Esmé in her penthouse.

In book The Grim Grotto, Phil asks the Baudelaires what they would like to drink. Violet tells him anything but parsley.

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It also appears during the events of The Slippery Slope: Part Two where the Hook-Handed Man finds the drink and gives it to Sunny while she is locked in the bird cage.


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