Nearly two weeks after recalling all its ice cream products and temporarily closing its scoop shops, Jeni's Splendid Ice Creams announced Wednesday that it believes it has found the root of its listeria problem and outlined plans to protect more aggressively against contamination.
Jeni’s posted this new message on their website this afternoon. No word yet on when locations nationwide will reopen. Thank you for your patience during the past week as we worked to identify and eliminate the source of Listeria in our production kitchen. As we’ve previously stated, we found Listeria in our production kitchen. We […]
Jeni's is reworking its kitchens to prevent future contamination, but their shops remain closed. [ more › ]
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Free Cone Day at Haagen-Dazs? Sounds delicious. On Tuesday, May 12, the ice cream chain will give away free ice cream cones from 4-8 p.m. at participating locations. Last year, over 280,000 free scoops were given out, according to Dawn...Show More Summary
Twitter is where you can say you really, really like the ice cream at Kurt Farm Shop and a nice Christian lady in Texas will jump in to call you an asshole—that literally happened to me this weekend—and we go there anyway. Some of us spend more time on Twitter than we would like to admit. Show More Summary
BRB, hopefully. Finally some good news on the Blue Bell front: The company says its listeria-recovery plan is moving at full speed, meaning products could return to shelves just in time for summer. While a Memorial Day return is still "ambitious," it's not totally out of reach. Show More Summary
Becky G cozies up to her real-life boyfriend Austin Mahone in her brand new “Lovin’ So Hard” music video. The cute couple take the beach, hit the studio, and grab some ice cream together in the video. Austin and Becky only recently confirmed their relationship after years of speculation. They were spotted kissing as he [...]
Someone get Tiger Woods a pint of ice cream and an Adele CD STAT!! It's been three days since the all-star golfer and his Olympian GF, Lindsey Vonn split. On Tuesday, the professional athlete revealed it's been hard to concentrate since breaking up with his lady love of three years. It doesn't help that he also has [...]
In the past year the Iranian government has hanged some 1,000 people for a number of different crimes including speaking out against the government and being gay. In mocking celebration of the death toll, David Keyes, executive director of Advancing...
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…we all scream for ice cream! Now that it’s warming up, let’s talk cold delicious treats. Here are some wonderful ice cream projects I found on Craftster, most of them non-caloric. Remember Nutty Buddies? I probably wouldn’t have survived the 7th grade without them. We loved those tasty concoctions. This pair, by ld, is made […]
This May the 4th finds me at home with a sick six-year-old. Incidentally, he is also one of the biggest Star Wars fans in the world, so we are celebrating with Star Wars vehicle cookies, Darth Mault shakes (vanilla ice cream blendedShow More Summary
Accounting Control Fraud is one play in the elite playbook; this post argues that Self-Licking Ice Cream Cones are another.
“It was the best of times, it was the worst of times … ” So begins “A Tale of Two Cities,” the famous novel by Charles Dickens about events leading up to the French Revolution. While two ice cream companies’ recent recalls pale in relative significance to world history, they loom large in the world of food... Continue Reading
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Steve's Ice Cream has just upped the food hybrid game with its ice cream tacos. The main components include Mexican chocolate ice cream, a spicy chocolate sauce, and waffle taco shells. As for the toppings - feel free to go loco! The...Show More Summary
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David Keyes, executive director of Advancing Human Rights, attempted to "punk" the New York City visit of Iran's foreign minister last week by staging a giveaway of ice cream and balloons to "celebrate" the 1000th hanging by the Iranian government. Show More Summary
Warmer weather puts a spring in your step and a lot of ice cream on your Instagram feed. Burgers, crisp produce and downright dirty donut photos take over, influencing what you plan to gorge on next. The seasonal pics pose the age-old...Show More Summary