There’s no doubt that ice cream is the world’s favourite frozen treat! Here are a few ice cream facts and stats that you may not know, courtesy of IceCream.com! This infographic delves into the history of the coolest desert in history. Incredibly, the first form of ice cream dates back to 5th Century B.C. when ancient Greeks enjoyed a similar treat to what we have today.
Ice cream then travelled across to Europe before making it’s trip to the US in the 1700s. The first ice cream plant wasn’t opened until 1851. Since then we’ve progressed to a 9-foot tall ice cream cone (made in Italy, of course) and even dog-friendly ice cream treats! Here’s a look back at the coolest desert in history: