Root Beer Bourbon Ice Cream Float Recipe

Try a Root Beer Bourbon Ice Cream Floats, the flavors of this childhood favorite gets an adult makeover for this frosty, creamy grownup cocktail.

Ice Cream Float Cocktails are such a fun summer treat and this root beer and bourbon ice cream float will bring back childhood memories with the pleasant warmth of a little bourbon. 

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Root Beer Bourbon Ice Cream Float

Prep Time: 5 minutes
Total Time: 5 minutes
Servings: 1 cocktail
Calories: 337kcal
Cool off this summer with an adult upgrade on a childhood favorite.
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  • 6 oz Craft Root Beer
  • 2 oz Bourbon - good quality
  • 1 scoop vanilla or dulce de leche ice cream


  • Place 1 scoop of ice cream into a pint glass.
  • Add with 2 ounces of bourbon.
  • Top with at least 6 ounces of craft root beer.



Try These Other Adult Ice Cream Float Variations

Craft Orange Soda | Blanco Tequila | Vanilla Ice Cream
Bailey's Irish Cream | Root Beer | Vanilla Ice Cream
Coconut Vodka | Ginger Beer | Vanilla Ice Cream
Cherry Coke | Bourbon | Chocolate Ice Cream


Calories: 337kcal | Carbohydrates: 34g | Protein: 2g | Fat: 7g | Saturated Fat: 4g | Cholesterol: 29mg | Sodium: 75mg | Potassium: 131mg | Fiber: 1g | Sugar: 32g | Vitamin A: 280IU | Calcium: 84mg
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