We may be nearing the end of August, but the summer isn't over yet. Temperatures are still rising and something cool to the tongue is most refreshing! When it comes to a summer treat, at the top of the list is ice cream and at the top of the ice cream list is...well, let's just take a look at today's celebration for a big-g-g-g clue!
August 19 is...
National Soft Ice Cream Day
- It's National Soft Ice Cream Day! This swirled delight is served using a distinct machine. Have you ever wondered how it gets its light, smooth texture? Ice cream
vendors use a special technique to double the amount of air in soft
ice cream. Voila! Soft serve!
Soft ice cream has been around for about a century. Although its exact origins are unknown, it is known that the first references to soft ice cream appeared in the early 1900s. At that time, only a few types existed. Now, most ice cream shops serve a variety of fun flavors, even combos and often dipped in chocolate.
A summer day is the perfect time to enjoy this delicious snack. Grab a big cone full of soft ice cream today to celebrate National Soft Ice Cream Day! OR Make your own...