Did you know that in 1984, President Ronald Regan declared July National Ice Cream Month? Americans have always loved ice cream, and each part of the US has its own favorite flavor. Here are the top 5 selling flavors nationwide:
1. Mississippi – Chocolate 2. New York – Vanilla 3. Colorado – Mint Chocolate Chip
4. Iowa – Pralines and Cream 5. Texas – OREO Cookies and Cream
To find YOUR state’s favorite, visit the ice cream map at: http://www.parade.com/ice
Now, all that talk of ice cream has made me hungry. I think I’m going to have a bowl of butterscotch almond. With a sprinkling of coconut. What’s your favorite flavor?
Here’s are instructions on how to make your own ice cream WITHOUT an ice cream maker: