A&W Root Beer is one of the most well know soft drinks in the United States today. Since 1919, when the first mug was sold, A&W Root Beer has been enjoyed by people all over the US. First and foremost, A&W Root Beer in its truest form is meant to be served in a frozen mug. You can also buy the on-tap root beer at any of A&W’s Drive-ins. You can buy A&W Root Beer by the half and full gallon at most A&W restaurants. Other forms of distribution are canned and bottled (both glass and plastic) root beer, which can be bought at most grocery stores. Another extremely popular version of A&W Root Beer is the A&W Root Beer Float. According to didit.com, an A&W Root Beer Float is the #2 thing you have to eat before you die. The A&W Root Beer Float is A&W Root Beer with vanilla ice cream added on top.
- 3/4 cup granulated sugar
- 3/4 cup hot water
- 1 liter cold seltzer water
- 1/2 tsp plus 1/8 tsp root beer concentrate
- Dissolve the sugar in hot water
- Add the root beer concentrate and let cool
- Combine the root beer mixture with the cold seltzer water