Brown Cow

What makes classic root beer float special is caramel syrup. You can vary ingredient combinations as you prefer: Try orange soda, or chocolate ice cream topped with chocolate syrup.

Yield:

8 servings

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Nutritional Information

Calories 232
Caloriesfromfat 11 %
Fat 2.8 g
Satfat 1.7 g
Monofat 0.8 g
Polyfat 0.1 g
Protein 2.5 g
Carbohydrate 50 g
Fiber 0.3 g
Cholesterol 9 mg
Iron 0.2 mg
Sodium 135 mg
Calcium 110 mg

Ingredients

4 cups vanilla low-fat ice cream
6 cups root beer or cola, chilled
1/2 cup fat-free caramel sundae syrup

Preparation

Spoon 1/2 cup ice cream into each of 8 (12-ounce) glasses. Pour 3/4 cup root beer over ice cream in each glass. Drizzle each serving with 1 tablespoon syrup. Serve immediately.

Note:

November 2003