Harry Potter Butterbeer Recipe

Harry Potter Butterbeer Recipe

Skip the spend of a few sickles at the Three Broomsticks by making your own luscious Butterbeer at home! Butterbeer is more commonly known as a fictional drink from the wizarding world of Harry Potter. It is often described as “a little bit like less sickly butterscotch” with its sweet and foamy soda flavor.

In this Harry Potter Butterbeer recipe, you only need about four ingredients to whip up a decadent drink in no time! And it’s just the right amount of sweet and buttery to satiate your sweet cravings. Feel free to let the kids have a go and help you out in the kitchen. Or, if you’re feeling up to serving your friends, try adding a touch of alcohol for a boozy kick.

Harry Potter Butterbeer Recipe

This Harry Potter Butterbeer recipe yields a buttery and foamy soda drink akin to the classic favorite of the wizarding world. They’re served in cold beer glasses, and topped with delicious whipped cream!

Prep: 10 mins
Total: 10 mins


  • 1 cup cream soda, (8 oz)
  • ½ cup butterscotch syrup, (4 oz), or sauce*
  • ½ tbsp butter
  • whipped cream, optional


  1. Pour the butterscotch syrup into a bowl.
  2. Add the softened butter and mix to combine together.
  3. Pour the cream soda into the mixture and stir.
  4. Pour the mixture into clear mugs and top the butterbeer with a few dollops of whipped cream. Enjoy!

Recipe Notes

  • For an alcoholic version, try replacing butterscotch syrup/sauce with about 1 to 2 ounces of both butterscotch liqueur/schnapps and vanilla vodka.


  • Sugar: 31g
  • :
  • Calcium: 14mg
  • Calories: 171kcal
  • Carbohydrates: 32g
  • Fat: 6g
  • Iron: 1mg
  • Monounsaturated Fat: 3g
  • Polyunsaturated Fat: 1g
  • Potassium: 5mg
  • Protein: 1g
  • Saturated Fat: 1g
  • Sodium: 94mg
  • Vitamin A: 250IU
  • Vitamin C: 1mg
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