root beers

Square Root London Root Beer

Ah, another root beer from the United Kingdom! Glory glory! I have had a full range of flavors from awful to yummy to mediocre that came from over the pond so this one could be anywhere on the spectrum. this one has promise. they put a lot of energy into the label with its textured …

root beers

Soda Folk Root Beer

I found out about this soda in glass probably from Rob’s Root Beer Reviews, although i believe i knew it was canned before that point. but i am getting old, my memory is failing, i may be making that up. i ordered a few bottles and traded one to the good doctor. he, being held …

AG Barr Diet Dandelion & Burdock

i honestly have no clue how long this has been in my fridge. years would be the answer, at least 5, probably more like 7? the best by date on the bottom says ‘NOV 01’ but there is little chance it has been in there for over 11 years. i put it off as i …

Septimus Spyder Medieval Brewhouse Sarsaparilla

ah! the third and final flavor in their line which i shall be reviewing! sarsaparilla. what will the English do with this distinctly American drink? again, the packaging is pretty much the same as that on the root beer and dandelion and burdock. that is, a waxed bottle/label, old west/olde tyme fonts and paper and …

Septimus Spyder Medieval Brewhouse Dandelion & Burdock

i have only had a couple of dandelion and burdock sodas in my life. my general impression of dandelions is not so great, but the idea of using their roots to make a tasty beverage delight is a nice one. especially considering how hard it is to get those darn roots out of the ground! …