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Answered 2008-05-05 05:30:18

Root beer is made by frementing a blend of roots, barks, herbs, sugar, and yeast.

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Which root is made out of root beer?

Nooo....Root not made out of """ROOTS""".......:l

Does root beer have rill roots in it?


Is root beer made from roots?

yes it is made from a root from a tree called beer birtch

What kind of root is in root beer?

There are NO Roots in theingredients in RootBeer. That's a name, it doesn't mean there's roots used in t. Actually, Root Beer was originally made from a variety of roots, one of which was the sassafras root. It is commonly made without roots now although you can find real root beer made from real roots at some health food stores.

How was root beer originally made?


What root flavors root beer?

Root beer is traditionally made with the roots or bark of the sassafras albidum tree (sarsaparilla).

Is root beer a fruit flavored soda?

no it is not it is only made grown roots that is why they called it root beer

What are some examples of edible roots?

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Why was root beer named root beer?

it is called root beer because it comes from the sap that is located in the roots of the birch tree hense it other name birch beer, but another reason could be that one major ingredient in root beer is sasafras root.

How is root beer flavoring extracted from sassafras roots?


What does yeast do to make root beer?

Modern commercial "root beer" is generally not made with yeast at all. In traditional formulations, "root beer" meant exactly what it sounds like: beer made from roots (specifically, the roots of the sassafras plant). The yeast did what yeast does: partially ferment the sugars into ethanol, and also introduce some carbonation into the liquid.

Why do they call it root beer as a drink?

it was originally made as a non alcoholic beer. from roots. but then progressed as a soda, and the name was never changed

What is the root in root beer from?

Originally, root beer was beer made from roots. But they changed it to pop. I guess they liked the name and haven't changed it since.Root beer is made from an extract of sarsaparilla roottraditionally and good quality root beers still are. To reduce costs some substitute artificial flavors for part or all of this extract or use extracts from other less expensive roots.Before they thought of adding carbonation, the drink was called Root tea. The first carbonated root beers were partially fermented to get the carbonation and so were true alcoholic beers! You can still find homemade root beer recipes using fermentation on packages of the extract.

Is root beer healthy?

Most root beer is soda pop- contains no useful nutrition, only sugar and maybe caffeine. It is not health food, but small amounts will not hurt you. I think some root beer contains sassafras root and maybe other roots that may possibly cause cancer in rats.

Why do you call root beer root beer?

Root Beer was originally an alcoholic beverage with about the same alcohol content as beer.

What is sassafras used for?

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Is root beer a type of beer?

No, Root Beer is a type of a caffeine drink.

What color is root beer smooth Is it darker than root beer?

Root beer smooth is likely to be the "top of the barrel" of root beers. Therefore it is lighter than root beer regular.

When was root beer made?

root beer was made in 1898

Do mcdonalds sell root beer?

They have root beer available

What is the new flavor of root beer?

root beer flavored.

Is root beer brown?

Yes root beer is brown

Is there malt in root beer?

there is only malt in root beer when u order malt root beer. When its in the name there is malt in it. :)

Does root beer have vanilla in it?

A root beer float has vanilla ice cream in it. Root beer itself does not contain vanilla.

How did root beer get its name?

Root beer is made from sassafras root by a brewing process similar to the way traditional beer is made.

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