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um den Geschmack eines schäbigen Obstbrands (der eben einfach wegmusste) mit Tomatensaft und Tabasco zu überdecken

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Is the trademark here used in an expression?
In what news organisation did it appear?
Süddeutsche Zeitung
to cover the taste of a shabby fruit brandy with tomato juice and Tabasco