Root beer is a dark sweet beverage traditionally made using the root beer tree
Sassafras albidum (sassafras) or the vine Smilax ornata (sarsaparilla) as the ...
Jul 16, 2013 ... Most food historians (yes, they exist) think it likely that the first versions of root
beer started out as “small beer,” a beverage brewed from herbs, ...
Root beer truly has its roots in beer (pun intended). Beer has been made for
about 6,000 years, beginning in ancient Sumeria, and continuing in Egypt at the ...
Aug 2, 2011 ... Wintergreen, already an ingredient in root beer, offered a flavor profile strikingly
similar to that of sassafras, and made a ready replacement.
Root beer has its origins in what is referred to as small beers. Small beers are a
collection of local beverages (some alcoholic, some not) made during colonial ...
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Feb 7, 2012 ... This video shows how to make rootbeer from scratch using natural ingredients.
Without the use of extracts. NO EXTRACTS! You can find your ...
However, root beer was actually called a “small beer” because it was made from
herbs, bark, and berries with a very low alcohol content. So originally root beer ...
Jul 31, 2011 ... Root beer is a sweet drink similar to birch beer but popular mostly in North
America. Different versions can be made from at least thirty choices ...
Aug 3, 2012 ... Until I was 13, I was convinced that root beer was alcoholic. ... Root beer made
the traditional way, as noted in the recipe, is mildly alcoholic ...
Nov 27, 2015 ... Root beer is historically analogous to small beer, beer that was brewed to have
very low alcohol content. Contrary to popular belief, Charles ...