Root Beer Float Cake W. Root Beer Spiced Whipped Cream Frosting

Total Time
2hrs 33mins
Prep 2 hrs
Cook 33 mins

This is great! Make sure you wait until you’re ready to serve before adding the crushed root beer candy. The prep time includes cooling time. Oh yeah, this is great with a cold glass of root beer on the side.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Heat oven to 350°F Grease bottom only of 13 x 9 x 2-inch pan.
  2. Beat cake mix, water, oil, and egg whites in large bowl with electric mixer on low speed for 30 seconds; move to medium speed for 2 minutes. Reserve 1 cup of batter.
  3. To the reserved batter, add the allspice and cinnamon; stir and set aside. Pour remaining batter into pan.
  4. Drop the reserved batter by tablespoons all around the batter in the pan (about 12 to 14 mounds); swirl the batter together in an “S” shape.
  5. Bake 28 to 33 minutes or until toothpick inserted in center comes out clean. Cool completely for 1 hour. After cake is cooled, make frosting.
  6. Beat all the ingredients of the frosting together in a chilled bowl until soft peaks form. Frost the cake. Just before serving, sprinkle each piece with crushed root beer candies. Store covered in refrigerator.
Most Helpful

Everything about this cake is delicious! I just used 2 whole eggs for this in place of the egg whites and left out the hard root beer candies for the top as I did not have any, I sent this cake home with my DS as part of a Sunday take-home package lol!... thanks so much Dreamgoddess!...Kitten:)

Kittencal@recipezazz February 19, 2006