(NC) – It’s true – we really do scream for ice cream. Here’s a few interesting facts about our favourite summertime snack, courtesy of Hamilton Beach, makers of an automatic ice cream and frozen yogurt maker:
- Vanilla is the most popular flavour.
- On average, Canadians each consume 8.8 litres a year.
- One out of every five people share ice cream with their pet.
Dill pickle ice cream was once marketed to expectant mothers.
In 1988, Alberta made Guinness Book of World Record history by creating the biggest ice cream sundae – it weighed nearly 55,000 pounds.