We can’t think of a more American drink than the root beer float. (That probably means the French invented it.)
Happy Fourth of July to all you state siders.
Root Beer Floats for Grown Ups
- 3-4 ounces root beer schnapps
- 1 ounce simple syrup
- 3 ounces soda water
- vanilla ice cream
Divide desired amount of ice cream between two mugs. Mix schnapps, simple syrup and soda water. Pour over ice cream. Serve immediately.