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black cow

Recipe by
Carolyn Haas
Whitewater, WI

One of the few times we had soda at home was when my mom would make us Black Cows - yum!! P.S. Some say the difference between a Black Cow and a rootbeer float is that a Black Cow is not blended, but a r.b. float is. I don't know, you decide!

yield 1 serving(s)
prep time 5 Min
method No-Cook or Other

Ingredients For black cow

  • 2 scoop
    vanilla ice cream
  • 10-12 oz
    root beer
  • whipped cream
  • chocolate syrup
  • maraschino cherry

How To Make black cow

  • 1
    Place vanilla ice cream in a tall glass.
  • 2
    Fill with root beer.
  • 3
    Top with a spritz of whipped cream, and a drizzle of chocolate syrup with a cherry on top!