About Ice Cream

 

Ice cream’s history almost reaches as far as when the Ancient Greeks walked the earth. Ice Cream's creator could not exactly be determined because of its long history. According to the IDFA (International Dairy Foods Association), “Alexander the Great enjoyed snow and ice flavored with honey and nectar. Biblical references also show that King Solomon was fond of iced drinks during harvesting. During the Roman Empire, Nero Claudius Caesar (A.D. 54-86) frequently sent runners into the mountains for snow, which was then flavored with fruits and juices.” These historical examples prove that it isn’t just popular in this century is was popular way before we even thought it could be. Many other famous people like Marco Polo enjoyed the ice cream, he even invented one of our favourite ice creams, Sherbert!

Here are some fun facts about Ice Cream!

Now that it’s summer time it’s pretty hot and it be really nice to get some ice cream, and next time you can outsmart your friends with your ice cream knowledge!

 

 

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Reference for Facts-

“Ice Cream Facts.” IceCream.com, www.icecream.com/icecreaminfo.