Nutrition Facts – 20 fl oz
|Amount Per Serving||% Daily Value|
|Total Fat||0 g||0%|
|Total Carbohydrates||46 g||17%|
Diet A&W Root Beer is now A&W Root Beer Zero Sugar ! Now you can enjoy the sweet taste of an American classic with zero sugar . Family nights just aren’t the same without the sweet taste of A&W Root Beer .
Root Beer: Carbonated water , sucrose , high fructose corn syrup , caramel color , natural and artificial flavors , sodium benzoate, phosphoric acid, and red #40.
Adults should have no more than 30g of free sugars a day , (roughly equivalent to 7 sugar cubes). Children aged 7 to 10 should have no more than 24g of free sugars a day (6 sugar cubes). Children aged 4 to 6 should have no more than 19g of free sugars a day (5 sugar cubes).
Root beer products, however, are non-carbonated and do not contain the acids that harm teeth, according to a new study. Exposing teeth to soft drinks, even for a short period of time, causes dental erosion—and prolonged exposure can lead to significant enamel loss.
Most root beer is caffeine -free Here are a few popular brands of root beer that don’t contain caffeine : A&W Root Beer . Diet A&W Root Beer .
Here are 8 low or no sugar companions for your favourite soft drinks: Coca-Cola Classic . Sprite. Dr Pepper. Fanta . Lilt. Powerade . Oasis. Schweppes.
Allen partnered with former Lodi employee Frank Wright. They leased their first two Root Beer stands to other operators so they could expand into the larger city of Sacramento. This was around the same time the partners coined the new name A&W®, “A” for Allen & “W ” for Wright.
Drinking a reasonable amount of diet soda a day, such as a can or two, isn’t likely to hurt you . The artificial sweeteners and other chemicals currently used in diet soda are safe for most people, and there’s no credible evidence that these ingredients cause cancer.
Bottom Line: Aspartame is a source of phenylalanine, an essential amino acid. Phenylalanine has no harmful effects in healthy people but it should be avoided by those with a genetic disorder called phenylketonuria (PKU). Like phenylalanine, aspartic acid is a naturally-occurring amino acid.
What the panel loved most about A&W was its mellow, creamy taste—definitely the brand you want to pick up if you’re a fan of smooth root beers . A&W also got high marks for its sweet (but not too sweet) vanilla flavor.
Alcoholic root beer is all the rage right now, or so big beverage companies like Anheuser-Busch and Pabst would have you believe. With an alcohol content hovering around 5.5 to 6 percent, it’s basically like A&W or Barq’s with the added effect of getting you drunk , as some unlucky children in Tennessee just discovered.
Vegan at A&W US Vegan options in US locations of A&W are a bit more limited, but the chain offers a few vegan options. Like Canadian locations, the fries are vegan , so order as many as you like – the ketchup, barbecue sauce, and if you like, applesauce are all vegan .