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Kraft Foods ‘appalled’ by Spokane bar’s drink name

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SPOKANE — Kraft Foods wants a Spokane bar to quit using its iconic Kool-Aid brand for a controversial drink name that protesters say trivializes rape.

The newly opened Daiquiri Factory at 121 N. Wall St. sells a drink called “Date Grape Koolaid.”

“We at Kraft are appalled,” Kraft spokeswoman Caroline Krajewski said after the issue hit the national press and swept across social media.

The company intends to take action on the use of its Kool-Aid trademark soon.

“Kool-Aid does…

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