There aren’t too many people who don’t like ice cream. Ice cream is a sweet cold treat that has been enjoyed by millions of people across the globe for many years. More recently ice cream has increased in popularity by now coming in a multitude of flavors. Ice cream can now be found in almost any flavor you can think of.
Vanilla flavored ice cream has been the over all favorite flavor since ice cream began and it remains the favorite today however there are other flavors that have risen in popularity.
According to a survey of U.S. ice cream makers and retailers conducted by the International Dairy Foods Assn. (IDFA). The top-five flavors — vanilla, chocolate, cookies ’n’ cream, mint chocolate chip and chocolate chip cookie dough — may be classics, but that does not mean they have not evolved over time.
But it doesn’t stop there, today’s innovative ice cream makers are giving many of these traditional flavors creative spins to differentiate in the freezer. This includes offering them in high-protein/low-sugar formulations or blended with other favorites.
Some of the flavors making the rounds these days are those which include cookie dough and swirls of peanut butter cookie butter. Cinn-Dough-rella! is cinnamon and caramel ice cream with cinnamon bun dough, shortbread cookies and oatmeal cinnamon cookie swirls.
Ice cream will always be a favorite desert for millions of people and with all the new and delicious flavors that it comes in, ice cream will no doubt become a favorite treat for many more people in the future.
Perhaps the best thing about ice cream is how available it is. Ice cream can be found at virtually any grocery store and convenience store. Ice cream will even come to you in a truck or cart that will visit your neighborhood from time to time.
So, the next time you feel like having some ice cream, just find the nearest ice cream vendor and have a good time.