Rocket Fizz Root Beer Float
Bottled at: Camarillo, California
Purchase Location: Rocket Fizz
Rocket Fizz Soda Pop and Candy Shops, LLC was founded in 2007. Within five years, Rocket Fizz had become the largest and fastest growing soda and candy shop franchise brand in the U.S. Its stores, which are now found all across the country, carry thousands of bottled sodas and a large variety candy. A visit to a Rocket Fizz store is a treat for your sweet tooth.
The label for Rocket Fizz Root Beer Float walks a fine line between looking slightly cheap and generic but at the same time, really cool. The label has an over-sized version of the Rocket Fizz logo, which shows a young boy riding a rocket that has circled the earth, holding a bottle of soda. Unfortunately, it appear s the boy is holding a grape soda instead of a root beer or birch beer. Without question, however, the best part of the label is its shimmering metallic look.
I had a little trepidation about downing Rocket Fizz Root Beer Float. A root beer float soda sounded gimmicky. Sure, root beer floats are great, but how do you harness that creamy, frothy goodness in a bottled soda. I expected the soda to be a total miss. Had I been blindfolded, I don’t think I would have guessed this was root beer float flavored soda. However, the flavor is good. Rocket Fizz Root Beer Float has a typical root beer feel with an added kick of sweetness. It tastes almost like bubble gum, which does not sound appetizing, but works well. As a result, even if the soda doesn’t succeed in replicating a root beer float, it is successful as a soda.
Overall Score: 7 of 10.