As a kid, I knew the Christmas season was nearing when my mother came home with Dreyer's peppermint ice cream. (Dreyer's is known as Edy's elsewhere in the country.) They bring back the peppermint every year, along with two other flavors, eggnog and pumpkin. These days, they also market all of those flavors in a lower-calorie "Slow-Churned" version. We tried out all 6 flavors for your holiday ice cream needs.
'Edy's' on Serious Eats
Combine ice cream and Girl Scout cookies and you've captured my complete attention. Dreyer's (what's branded as Edy's in the eastern part of the United States) features three limited-edition flavors (available January through April) based on the most popular Girl Scout cookies: Thin Mints, Samoas, and Tagalongs. But are they really as good as the DIY technique of crumbling up your own frozen Girl Scout cookies over a bowl of ice cream?
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