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Boozy Root Beer Float

Boozy Root Beer
Image: / Tim Nusog

This boozy take on the classic root beer float is perfect on a hot summer day.


  • 1 scoop vanilla ice cream
  • 1 ounce rum
  • root beer (such as A&W or Dad’s Root Beer), chilled, to top


  1. Add the ice cream and rum into a tall glass.

  2. Slowly pour root beer into the glass until full and stir gently and briefly to combine.