Tootsie Roll Float

Tootsie Roll Float

Leo Hirschfield invented the Tootsie Roll in 1896. As of 2014, Tootsie Roll was producing over 64 million Tootsie Rolls a day.


  • 6 ounces root beer
  • 1 1/2 ounces Kahlua
  • 1/2 ounce Cointreau
  • 2 scoops vanilla ice cream
  • Whipped cream, to top
  • Maraschino cherry, to garnish


  1. Combine 3 ounces of the root beer, Kahlua and Cointreau in a tall glass.
  2. Add the 2 scoops of vanilla ice cream.
  3. Pour the remaining 3 ounces of root beer into the glass.
  4. Top with the whipped cream, garnish with the maraschino cherry, and serve.
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