Americans are number 1 consumers of ice cream in the world, where an average person eats 48 pints of ice cream a year! In total, Americans consumed 1.58 gallons of ice cream in 2011!
Regular ice cream is the most popular of frozen deserts and U.S ice cream companies make more than 898 million gallons of regular ice cream in 2015!
You can loose weight and eat ice cream once a day, too. Whilst on the diet women have 1 cup of ice cream and men have 1 and a half cups per day!
It takes 12 pounds of milk to make 1 gallon of regular ice cream!
ice cream is mainly made of cream, milk, sugar and flavouring that means it does provide your body with a lot of nutrients including bone strengthening calcium and phosphorus, blood pressure lowering potassium and energizing B vitamins!
An ice cream was first eaten as a food in China in 618-97AD. King Tang of Shang had 94 ice men who helped to make a dish of buffalo milk, flour and camphor. a kind of ice cream was invented in China about 200 BC when a milk and rice was frozen by packing it into snow!
Most of the vanilla used to make ice cream comes from Madagascar & Indonesia!
Chocolate syrup is the worlds popular ice cream topping
Ice cream isn't so fattening! As of a half a cup of ice cream is about 250 calories and a frozen yoghurt is about 350 calories
It takes about 50 licks to finish a single scoop ice cream cone!