Spiked Root Beer

Fizzy root beer mixes with vanilla and orange-infused bourbon for a beverage sure to be all the buzz!

Serves: 8Prep: 5 minutesTotal: 5 minutesDifficulty: Easy

Serves: 8


  • 2 cups bourbon
  • 1 large orange, peeled
  • 1 Madagascar vanilla bean, split and seeded (reserving seeds)
  • 3 cans (12 fl. oz. each ) root beer, to serve


  • Add bourbon, orange peels, vanilla bean pod and seeds to glass container. Seal and shake to combine. Refrigerate overnight.
  • Remove and discard orange peel, vanilla bean pod and seeds. Add ¼ cup bourbon to ½ can root beer in individual glasses over ice. Stir and serve.