Posts tagged "ben and jerrys"

Ben & Jerry’s Appeals To Stoners Everywhere With New Cookie-Specific CORE Flavors

Ever since I stopped drinking as much cheap champagne and my sugar craving skyrocketed, I have become a bit of an ice cream junkie (okay, I also maybe get the munchies). I am pretty serious about stocking up on my fave flavors and Ben & Jerry's makes a bunch of them -- Mint Chocolate Cookie,…
By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / January 13, 2015

Get In My Mouth: Ben & Jerry’s New Core Ice Cream Flavors

One of the unexpected side effects of taking my booze intake down by, like, 75 percent is that I suddenly crave sugar like I never have before. I've never had a sweet tooth, but once I stopped putting away nearly a bottle of wine a night,…
By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / February 26, 2014

5 Other Flavors That Might Have Been Ben & Jerry’s New NYC Ice Cream

After months of amassing NYC residents' flavor preferences on a special website, Ben & Jerry's has launched its new ice cream flavor, Borough Brew. And the flavor of New York City is (drumroll please): Six Point Brewery beer, 3BEANS vanilla ice cream, butterscotch from Spoonable Caramels, brownies from Greyston Bakery and caramel…
By: Ami Angelowicz / July 29, 2013

No More “Hairy Garcia” For You: Ben & Jerry’s Sues Porn Company

Let this be a lesson to the porn industry: make hardcore films that spoof Ben & Jerry's ice cream flavors, and the outcome won't be so sweet. I got a good chuckle out of Caballero Video's Ben & Jerry's-inspired titles like "Hairy Garcia" "Boston Cream Thigh," and "Peanut Butter D-Cup," but the ice cream maker…
By: Ami Angelowicz / September 7, 2012

Herman Cain Wants To Lick This Ice Cream Off Your Supple Body

HarassMint Chocolate Chip with Fondled Fudge Chunks and Assaulted Peanuts? Oh, Herman Cain, you had this coming. Even if it is a spoof. [BuzzFeed]…
By: Jessica Wakeman / November 8, 2011

Morning Quickies: The Dude Gets His Own Ice Cream And That Miley Cyrus Photo Explained

Is Ben & Jerry's "Big Lebowski"-themed ice cream for real? [Buzzfeed] So, apparently that Miley Cyrus lingerie photo I posted yesterday was shot on the set of a 2010 music video. Which explains the hideous decor. [Crushable] Jane Pratt of xoJane is really upset about REM's breakup. [xoJane]…
By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / September 22, 2011

Evening Quickies: Parents Protesting Ben & Jerrry’s Schweddy Balls Ice Cream

A handwringing parents' group called One Million Moms is protesting Ben & Jerry's new flavor Schweddy Balls, which is named after a classic "Saturday Night Live" skit starring Alec Baldwin, Molly Shannon, and Ana Gasteyer. One Million Moms, which is affiliated with the Christan group American Family Association, huffily said of Schweddy Balls: "The…
By: Jessica Wakeman / September 20, 2011

Ben & Jerry’s Anti-Aging Ice Cream Will Be The Greatest Thing Of All Time

This has to be too good to be true: apparently, Ben & Jerry's is working on developing an ice cream that contains anti-aging antioxidants. So now when you devour a pint of Chubby Hubby, you'll think it's OK because you're helping out your skin. Except ... really? This stuff is gonna be calorie-free, right?
By: Leonora Epstein / October 1, 2010

Ben & Jerry’s Launches “Hubby Hubby” Ice Cream In Support Of Marriage Equality

Ben & Jerry's is showing their support for marriage equality by changing their iconic ice cream flavor "Chubby Hubby" to "Hubby Hubby" as of today. Sept. 1 is the first day gay couples can marry in the state of Vermont, where Ben & Jerry's is based. The brand is celebrating the occasion by partnering with…
By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / September 1, 2009

The Daily Squeeze: Breast Milk At Ben & Jerry’s, Grandma Smells, And Bad Dreams

This sounds too crazy to possibly be true. PETA sent a letter to Ben & Jerry's, urging them to substitute human breast milk for 75 percent of the cow's milk in their products. A spokesperson for Ben & Jerry's responded: "We applaud PETA's novel approach to bringing attention to an issue, but we believe a…
By: Catherine Strawn / September 24, 2008