What frosting goes with root beer cake?

Frosting: I use my Whipped Cream Buttercream Frosting for this cake, adjusting the liquids to accommodate the liquid from the addition of the root beer extract. This frosting is a PERFECT pairing with this cake. *You will likely have some leftover, so you can make additional cupcakes.

How do you make a root beer float cake?


  1. 1 box Betty Crocker™ Super Moist™ white cake mix.
  2. 1 1/4 cups root beer.
  3. 1/3 cup vegetable oil.
  4. 3 egg whites.
  5. 1 teaspoon root beer concentrate or 1 tablespoon root beer-flavored syrup.
  6. 1 container Betty Crocker™ Rich & Creamy vanilla frosting.
  7. 1/3 cup crushed root beer-flavored hard candies (about 10)

What is a root beer cake?

Root beer cake is a quick dessert you can throw together in no time at all! Just grab your favorite brand of soda, boxed cake mix and top with ice cream! Course Dessert. Keyword cake, dessert, float, root beer, soda.

How do you make root beer frosting?

Old Fashioned Root Beer Frosting

  1. 1/2 cup (1 stick) butter, softened.
  2. 1/2 teaspoon McCormick® Root Beer Concentrate.
  3. 1 box (16 ounces) confectioners’ sugar, sifted.
  4. 1/4 cup milk.

What is a strawberry float cake?

A Delicious Three Layer Strawberry-Vanilla Cake Divided By A Melt-In-Your-Mouth Strawberry Cream Cheese Icing With White Chocolate Shavings.

How do you make a root beer cake from scratch?


  1. In a large bowl, combine cake mix, 1-1/4 cups root beer, oil and eggs. Beat on low speed for 2 minutes or stir by hand for 3 minutes.
  2. Pour into a greased 13×9-in. baking pan.
  3. In a small bowl, combine the whipped topping mix and remaining root beer. Beat until soft peaks form.

What food is good with root beer?

PAIRS WELL WITH: Burgers, steaks, pork chops and BBQ. Balance the smokiness of grilled meats with our natural root beer’s sweet and mellow earthy flavor. Also (obviously) vanilla ice cream! Here’s our classic Root Beer Float recipe.

How do you make a strawberry float cake?

Stir together Jell-o, strawberries and sweetened condensed milk. Layer cake in a punch bowl with Cool Whip. Between each layer pour Jello mixture over top and give bowl a little shake. Cake will float.

How do you make a strawberry Graham float?

To assemble the Strawberry Graham Float: Pour 1 part of the vanilla cream mixture on top and spread evenly and arrange the Strawberry slices. Place another layer of graham crackers, followed by vanilla cream and arrange another slices of strawberries and repeat process for the last time, ending with a cream.

What flavors pair with root beer?

Bourbon: The rootbeer dampens the sweetness of the bourbon, pulling out notes of vanilla and anise. Rum: Underscores the vanilla flavor in both the rum and the root beer. Spiced rum: Capitalizes on the spices in the root beer. Vodka: Gives you a spiked drink that lets the root beer shine.

What alcohol tastes good with root beer?

But if you’re not a vodka fan, you could also try rum. Root beer pairs well with rum, as they share a sweet, vanilla-y flavor. This combination is particularly good with a strong, spiced rum like The Kraken, which has a dark, rich flavor that complements the lighter, fizzy root beer.

What is strawberry float cake?