Fun Facts about Ice Cream

Here are some fun facts about ice cream...the cool summertime treat people love to enjoy anytime !

  • Elvis Presley loved ice cream...his favorite treats were chocolate milkshakes and peach ice cream
  • 98% of all US homes have ice cream in the freezer
  • The average American eats 23.2 quarts of ice cream every year
  • Ronald Reagan named July as "National Ice Cream Month"
  • 13% men and 8% woman lick their bowl clean after eating ice cream
  • More ice cream is sold on Sunday than any other day of the week
  • In Japan, the third most popular flavor of ice cream is matcha (powdered green tea)
  • The popular Ben and Jerry's Ice Cream was started in Vermont in an old gas station
  • Ice cream became available in America in the 1700's, but was primarily a treat of the wealthy
  • Air is one of the key parts of ice keeps it from freezing solid

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