Root Beer Float Cake

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Total Time
10 mins
45 mins

This is soooo good. My kids love it!

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  • Cake

  • 1 (18 ounce) package white cake mix or 1 (18 ounce) package yellow cake mix
  • 1 (12 ounce) can root beer (I prefer A & W)
  • 14 cup vegetable oil
  • 3 eggs
  • Glaze

  • 12 cup confectioners' sugar
  • 3 tablespoons root beer


  1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees F.
  2. Grease and flour a 10-inch Bundt pan.
  3. In a medium bowl, combine cake mix, can of root beer, oil and eggs until smooth.
  4. Pour into prepared pan.
  5. Bake for 35-40 minutes.
  6. Test for doneness.
  7. Cool for 15 minutes; then turn out onto rack to cool completely.
  8. To prepare the glaze: Mix the confectioners' sugar with the 3 tablespoons of root beer until smooth.
  9. Poke holes with a skewer or wooden pick at 2 inch intervals and pour glaze over cake.
  10. Perfection when served with vanilla ice cream.