3 Beer Float Recipes That Are Delicious for Adults!

Celebrity Chef Eddie Jackson shares three tasty beer float recipes that combine your favorite brew with dessert! This one’s just for adults — switch out the alcohol for regular root beer if you’re making floats for the kids!

Beer Floats
Each recipe makes 1 float


Citrus Beer Float:
2 scoops citrus sorbet
Citrus India Pale Ale, such as Adelberts Brewwery Lemon Rye
Recommended glass: Pint glass

Chocolate Beer Float:
2 scoops rich vanilla bean ice cream
Chocolate stout, such as Bearded Fox Stone Cold Fox
Recommended glass: Snifter

Coffee Beer Float:
2 scoops espresso ice cream
Coffee porter, such as Bearded Fox #48
1 ounce Irish cream liqueur, such as Bailey’s, to float
Recommended glass: Pint glass or mug


1. Place sorbet or ice cream in recommended glass; top with beer. Pour over floater, if using.

2. Serve and enjoy!

Learn more about Eddie Jackson by visiting his website!