Kovac insists Not Your Father’s Root Beer is a true beer , but occasionally makes head-scratching declarations. For instance, he said no sugar is added to the beverage, and that its intense sweetness “comes from the grains and spices” in the brewing process.
Not Your Father’s Root Beer with 10.7% ABV will be available on draft in restaurants and bars across the US.
But while Not Your Father’s Root beer is no longer made by Kovac’s team, Chevli said the company will sell a root beer product with a higher concentration of alcohol at the new taproom, just as it has at the Wauconda location.
INGREDIENTS : Water, Barley, Rice, Hops.
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.
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.
-based creative agency, Hype Group, rebranded the Not Your Father’s line. The Hype team developed the new packaging utilizing two-tone pops of color to denote flavor profiles, ranging from softer and subdued tones for richer flavors to vibrant colors for bolder flavors.
Awesome ‘hard’ Root Beer ! This adult or hard root beer is amazingly good . At 5.9 ABV it is fairly sneaky, so be careful, cause it is hard to stop at one.
According to a post on Warren Distributing South’s Twitter account that the brewery retweeted, Small Town Brewery has shipped Not Your Father’s Vanilla Cream Ale , a 4.1 percent ABV “beer brewed with spices” as well as vanilla extract, “other natural and artificial flavors” and quillaia, which is a taken from the soap
There’s a difference between fermented beer and a root beer -flavored malt beverage . Nauman said some labels will tell you the product is a flavored malt beverage , meaning it isn’t actually fermented beer .
Sprecher Fire Brewed Hard Root Beer This is very much still something that tastes like root beer with a shot of something in it, and the drop in sweetness can make it easier to get into for those without a strong sweet tooth.
Root beer belongs to a secondary classification of beer , not one brewed with traditional cereal grains like wheat and barley, but with actual plant roots .
In the case of Not Your Father’s Root Beer , it’s a brew where the flavorings are the complete and total stars of the palette. All you can taste is the root beer -like flavors of sassafras, vanilla and wintergreen. I got no distinct malt flavor and no hop bitterness, aroma or taste, either.
The trendiest label among hard root beer makers right now is Small Town Brewery’s Not Your Father’s Root Beer . However, it’s made with barley malt and is not gluten free.