Everybody loves Ice cream. Especially me. There are so many flavors in the world. Some are gross and some are so delicious! My favorite flavor of ice cream flavors are Cookies and Cream and Mint Chocolate Chip. For those who don't know how they are, this is you r chance for me to tell you. Cookies and cream is just vanilla ice cream with Oreo cookies. And mint chocolate chip is green with dark thick pieces of mint. If you keep on reading you will read how the word ' ice cream ' got its name.
Since Americans eat about 15 quarts of ice cream per ca pita a year. It is appropriate that the first recorded instance of the world (1744) occurs in the writings of an American, who mentions "fine ice cream... with...strawberries and milk." The history of ice cream itself can be traced much further back, to the Roman Empire, China, and India. Ice cream was introduced to England in the 17Th century and to America in the 18Th century. It seems to have been called ' iced cream' at first (1673) in line with such expressions as iced tea, and iced coffee, which we still use. But the form ice cream has taken over.
1559: Ice Cream appears in Italy as ice and salt, are discovered to make a freezing combination.
1782: Ice Cream is served at a Philadelphia party given by the French envoy to honor the new american republic.
1846: A portable hand cranked ice cream freezer is invented by Nanxcy Johnson in New Jersey.
15 Most Popular Ice Cream Flavors.
1. Vanilla- 29%
2. Chocolate- 8.9%
3. Butter Pecan- 5.3%
4. Strawberry- 5.3%
5. Neapolitan- 4.2%
6. Chocolate Chip- 3.8%
7. French Vanilla- 3.8%
8. Cookies and Cream- 3.6%
9. Vanilla Fudge Ripple- 2.6%
10. Praline Pecan- 1.7%
11. Cherry- 1.6%
12. Chocolate Almond- 1.6%
13. Coffee- 1.6%
14. Rocky Road- 1.5%
15. Chocolate Marshmallow- 1.3%
What is your favorite flavor of ice cream and why? What is your least favorite and why?