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Homemade Butterbeer Recipe for Young Wizards

This Homemade Butterbeer recipe is Muggles’ and Wizard’s favorite drink and a copycat that tastes just like Universal’s famous drink!

Homemade Butterbeer Recipe for Young Wizards

Ever since I visited Hogsmeade at Universal Studios and tried the Butterbeer, I instantly became addicted and wanted more when I returned home. I tried different recipes until I was able come up with one very similar to what you get in the Universal Studios park.

Now you can can make your own at home anytime you’d like. It’s delicious and non-alcoholic for young wizards. Of course you can always spike it for the adult wizards! Enjoy this all year-long when you get that craving!


Homemade Butterbeer Ingredients

3/4 bottle cream soda, chilled
1 Tbsp butter flavor
1 Tbsp heavy cream
1 tsp flavored rum extract
Crushed ice
Whipped cream
cinnamon (optional)

How to Make Homemade Butterbeer

Fill your mug 3/4 of the way with ice. In a bar shaker add cream soda, butter flavoring, heavy cream, and rum extract then handshake to combine.

Pour the drink into a glass and top with whipped cream. Optional: Add a dash of cinnamon on top of whipped cream. Enjoy!

homemade butterbeer recipe


  • Brian
    November 5, 2019 at 11:11 pm

    When you say butter flavoring, do you mean butter extract?

    • Alison
      December 5, 2019 at 11:20 pm


  • Gino
    October 21, 2020 at 9:31 am

    I love the frozen version.

  • Kathy
    November 4, 2020 at 10:44 pm

    I;m so excited to try this!! Finally a non alcoholic drink!! Do you have anymore non alcoholic drink recipes?

  • Artemis
    December 23, 2021 at 8:32 am

    the rum extract has alcohol

    • Alison
      December 29, 2021 at 5:30 pm

      There are some brands that are alcohol-free.

  • Chuck
    December 23, 2021 at 10:53 pm

    Where do you get rum and butter extract?

    • Alison
      December 29, 2021 at 5:27 pm

      Grocery stores carry them.

  • Lisa
    December 26, 2021 at 10:59 am

    WARNING. I put everything in the shaker and it exploded everywhere. Maybe try a blender.


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