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15 Most Popular Ice Cream Flavors: The Winner May Surprise You!


14. Rocky Road (1.5%)

It’s hard to resist a heaping scoop of Rocky Road ice cream. Rocky road ice cream is a decadent combination of chocolate ice cream, chopped nuts, and marshmallows. However, there have been plenty of versions and fresh twists on the Rocky Road flavor over the years.

Rocky Road, the ice cream flavor, was first introduced in the years 1929 by a man from Oakland, California. His name was William Dreyer.  Legend has it that Dreyer was experimenting with ice cream flavors when he used his wife’s sewing scissors to slice up nuts and marshmallows to add to his bowl of chocolate ice cream. Currently, walnuts are often shunned in favor of almonds in the famous ice cream flavor.

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