Harry Potter fans, the hardcore ones who have made butter beer or chocolate frogs at home, probably already know about Reed’s Flying Cauldron butterscotch beer.

It’s one of several non-ginger beers that the soda maker sells, and for this week’s Austin360 Taste Test, Liquid Austin columnist Arianna Auber and I try both the butterscotch and spiced apple "beers," which are non-alcoholic sodas.