Beer Info FAQ

What is the extract in root beer?

What is the extract in root beer?

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Is root beer flavoring the same as extract?

Either will work for your Homemade Root beer, but they are different. Root Beer Extract (What this recipe calls for) Extract has a milder flavor so you need more to get that flavor. You can always add extra if you feel it needs it too. For this recipe you would need only 3 teaspoons of concentrate for 12 cups of water.