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Pouring root beer into a glass filled with ice cream to make a float.

A&W Root Beer Float Memories

Arlene Mobley - Flour On My Face
When I was a kid it was a very special day when my mom could make us an A&W Root Beer Float for dessert.
5 from 1 vote
Prep Time 5 mins
Total Time 5 mins
Course Dessert
Cuisine American
Servings 1 serving
Calories 593 kcal


  • Chilled A&W Root Beer
  • Edy's Grand Vanilla Ice Cream
  • whipped cream optional
  • maraschino cherries optional
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  • Place a couple of scoops of vanilla ice cream in a tall glass.
  • Pour the chilled A & W Root Beer over the ice cream stop pouring once the creamy float foam rises to the top of the glass.
  • Top with whipped cream and a maraschino cherry if desired.


Serving: 1tall glass | Calories: 593kcal
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