Trying to Cut Back On Sugar? Try This Zero-Sugar, Creamy Root Beer

Want to sip on a soda with a timeless, authentic taste, but without the sugar? Zevia Creamy Root Beer has you covered.

So you've decided to cut back on sugar. You've started cooking lower-sugar meals, eating less dessert and making a conscious effort to check out the amount of sugar in the foods you're eating.

All steps in the right direction, but what about the sugar in the beverages you're drinking? Turns out, water isn't the only zero-sugar sip out there. There's another zero-sugar option for when you're in the mood for something tastier: Zevia Creamy Root Beer.

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Zevia Creamy Root Beer is naturally sweetened with plant-based stevia leaf extract and full of velvety smooth, timeless root beer flavor. It's the newest flavor addition to the zero-sugar lineup, which includes fan favorites Cola, Black Cherry and Ginger Ale, all of which can help support an overall lower-sugar lifestyle.

Whether you're looking for something to sip pool-side this summer or want a beverage to bring to a family BBQ, a 10-pack of cans does the trick. And if you want an extra tasty treat, just add a scoop of vanilla ice cream and your Zevia soda of choice to a frosty mug. Keep scrolling for four simple, better-for-you recipes to enjoy,

1. Creamy Root Beer Float

This two-ingredient recipe gives you that classic root beer float taste, with less sugar. Choose a sugar-free vanilla ice cream to make the entire recipe sugar-free!

Ingredients:

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  • Vanilla ice cream
  • Zevia Creamy Root Beer

Instructions:

  1. Spoon a scoop or two of vanilla ice cream into a tall glass.
  2. Slowly pour root beer into the glass, allowing the foam to rise and then recede before adding more root beer.
  3. Serve, and enjoy!

2. Chocolate Creamy Root Beer Fudge Pops

Make your own root beer fudge pops in just two steps (and no sugar).

Ingredients:

  • 1 can Zevia Creamy Root Beer
  • 1 cup coconut milk
  • 1/2 cup unsweetened cacao powder
  • 1 tsp vanilla extract
  • Pinch of salt

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Instructions:

  1. Mix all ingredients together in a bowl until smooth.
  2. Pour into popsicle mold and freeze overnight.

3. Creamy Root Beer Float Pops

These homemade pops let you take your zero-sugar Creamy Root Beer floats on the go.

Ingredients:

  • 2 cans Zevia Creamy Root Beer
  • 1 pint sugar-free vanilla ice cream

Instructions:

  1. Let ice cream sit at room temperature for 15 minutes to soften.
  2. Spoon about 2 tablespoons of ice cream into the bottom of the each popsicle mold.
  3. Pour Zevia Creamy Root Beer in slowly to the top and freeze overnight.

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Tip

You can also choose to mix the Creamy Root Beer and ice cream together beforehand for a more thorough mixture.

4. Creamy Root Beer Mudslide

What's better than turning a classic treat (root beer floats!) into a delicious, low-sugar cocktail?

Ingredients:

  • 2 cans Zevia Creamy Root Beer
  • 1/2 cup coconut milk (or other non-dairy milk/cream)
  • 2 oz. vodka
  • 4 oz. coffee liqueur

Instructions:

  1. Fill two glasses with ice.
  2. Pour half of the liqueur and coconut milk into each glass.
  3. Top off with Zevia Creamy Root Beer and serve immediately.

Ready to sip on zero-sugar soda all summer long? The first 100 people to order get free shipping on their Zevia Creamy Root Beer purchase with code LIVESTRONGCRB.

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