Thursday, May 30, 2013

Fact of the Day: Great Depression Ice-Cream

Rocky Road ice-cream was given the name by William Dreyer and Joseph Edy to describe the condition of the times as it had been invented around the era of the Great Depression. 

19 comments:

  1. Nice!


    ALOHA from Honolulu
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  2. I actually don't think I've tried rocky road before...

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  3. Interesting!
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  4. Who knew ice cream had such a history

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  5. wow that's really interesting, now it makes sense

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  6. Really? You just never know where people will get inspiration from!

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  7. ice cream really is good in the times of great depression :)

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  8. That's actually almost a little heartbreaking. Delicious, but heartbreaking.

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  9. Never knew that, still hate it though at my mat haha

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  10. nice to know, my dear ^__^

    Lots of Love,

    Nicole

    www.nicoleta.me

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  11. I like to eat ice cream when I am depressed too lol. Great bit of trivia today :)

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  12. Great trivia! I would have never guessed that's how it got it's name!

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