The History of the Ice Cream Sundae

ice cream sundae
January 15th, 2016

Do you like ice cream sundaes? Most people do. In fact, the iconic desert became a pop culture sensation and was one of the defining symbols for American diners in the 1940’s and 1950’s. The origin of this legendary food is a topic of debate, and the source of a rivalry. The rivalry is between Two Read More

What Is An Ice Cream Headache?

Ice Cream Headache
December 18th, 2015

We’ve all been there. One second you’re enjoying a delicious treat, consuming ice cream like it’s a speed trial – then you’re at a dead stop, hunched in agony cursing the flavor that brought the pain upon you. You probably know this as an ice cream headache, brain freeze or cold stimulus headaches, but scientists know it Read More

The Key Ingredient To Great Ice Cream

ice cream cone Chicago
November 17th, 2015

I scream, you scream, we all scream for ice cream! But have you ever wondered what makes this delicious dessert icy yet creamy? The answer may not sound too appealing, but in reality ice cream wouldn’t really be ice cream without it. The key ingredient is butterfat. What is butterfat? Great question. Butterfat is one Read More

History of Ice Cream

June 5th, 2015

National Ice Cream Day is quickly approaching. For those of you who are unfamiliar with this amazing holiday, this year it will be celebrated on July 19. So what is the story behind this holiday of sweet and creamy delight? We’re here to answer all of your ice-cream related questions. How did this Celebration begin? It Read More