Root Beer Float Ice Cream Recipe Reviews - Allrecipes.com (Pg. 2)
Reviewed: Jun. 1, 2008
While not as creamy as ice cream made with a cooked custard,this is still pretty darn good and couldn't be easier. I used 2 c. heavy cream and 1 c. half and half as I wanted a bit richer and smoother final result. After tasting the mixture I felt it needed another 1/2 tsp. of root beer extract (I used Watkins) and it was perfect. However, this may or not be the case with other brands of root beer extract or root beer concentrate such as McCormick's, so taste first. It DOES taste like a root beer float!
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Reviewed: Feb. 29, 2008
I served this to my friends and they all raved about it. It's great and really easy to make. Definitely will make it again!
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Reviewed: Oct. 15, 2007
This was the first recipe I've tried for homemade ice cream, and I liked the taste ok, but it was way too rich(even the kids thought so). I made it again with less cream and more milk and it was much better! Of the seven people in my house who tried it, 4 loved it, 2 not so much, and my husband said it tasted like Pepto!
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Reviewed: Sep. 28, 2007
This was pretty good, very creamy. It really does taste just like a root beer float. I think that I'll try some with root beer (instead of vanilla ice cream) for a double wammy root beer float!
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