root beers

Red Arrow Root Beer

i am always rather intrigued by the revival of old recipes/companies. it seems a good segment of new sodas are in fact old sodas making a comeback. this one was originally out of Michigan. i am not sure the full story on its past or present, just that it is now bottled by a company …

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Michigan Brewing Miner’s Brew Root Beer Soda

i am always leery of drinks that are entitled “root beer soda” or “root beer drink” instead of just plain “root beer.” for whatever reason it makes me feel like they are not quite saying that it is not really root beer. like when you get some candy and it says “chocolate (flavored) coating” with …

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Bavarian Inn Root Beer

wow, this is why i love my readers! one emailed me, saying i had to get to Frankenmuth, Michigan to try this root beer as it rocked his socks. i googled the place, saw they mail-ordered, placed my order and less than a week later i have a new soda to review that i never …

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Northwoods Wild Bill’s Root Beer

the flagship offering from this company! the flavor Wild Bill himself perfected over 20 years of trial and error! or at least what he thought of as perfect. so does it stack up? is it as good as the natural version? or is it even better with the preservatives and non-cane sugar? on a side …

Bobby Boy’s Barrel Diet Root Beer

the first thing that surprised me about this drink is the color scheme chosen. usually, when there is a diet and a full calorie version of a root beer, the full calorie one is the one that has brown as traditional main, primary color and the diet version has some other color, usually something lighter …