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Black Cow Recipe
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Black Cow

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"Milk and root beer, could not be easier, and kids love it!"

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Original recipe makes 14 cups Change Servings
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    5 mins

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  1. In a large drink cooler or punch bowl, mix together the milk and root beer. Serve in tall glasses.
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Jan 25, 2004

This was really good. It tasted like a melted rootbeer float. Easy to make, and less messy than a float. My daughter really liked hers. Thanks

Most Helpful Critical Review
Nov 29, 2004

I think this drink was good. I also found that adding coke or pepsi instead of rootbeer is good too. I have drank it with coke and chocolate eversince I was 5.


9 Ratings

Feb 23, 2005

This is good. It reminds me of a rootbeer float. Thanks for the great idea.

May 10, 2008

Thanks I tried this with coke and root beer,and it is really yummy!!!!!

Jan 25, 2011

Growing up this was called a Brown cow, not black....but I've had this in my recipe box for a year, thought I remember drinking this as a kid....I took one sip and that was it. I don't ever remember drinking root beer in it...I believe it was Coke Cola and milk. However. I tried to pass it over to my kids without any qualms that I didn't like it and it didn't go over very well with them too. SO I'm sorry but it's not to our palates' likings.

Sep 15, 2006

I remember this recipe when I was growing up! Thank you!

Oct 06, 2009

this is awsome with cream soda


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  • Calories
  • 225 kcal
  • 11%
  • Carbohydrates
  • 35.4 g
  • 11%
  • Cholesterol
  • 22 mg
  • 7%
  • Fat
  • 5.5 g
  • 8%
  • Fiber
  • 0 g
  • 0%
  • Protein
  • 9.1 g
  • 18%
  • Sodium
  • 141 mg
  • 6%

* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.

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