Their assortment of flavors are impressive. "Because people are really excited about the ice cream, I've been able to link to my nonprofit," Field said. Even companies have reached out to Field, a 35-year-old native Houstonian who lives in College Station. It's just that good," he continued. The snickerdoodle was probably the strongest flavor of the three due to its cinnamon. This one easily deserves a rescoop. Their assortment of flavors are impressive. 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My fear of having to eat pecan-topped, cranberry-stuffed, gingerbread cookies in a peppermint swirl were gone. “Christmas Cookies” contained marble-sized chunks of cookies. The milk cuts down the super-sweetness a bit which was something I hadn’t picked up on until doing this shake. Sounds amazing, I only wish it were available in my area..we can always hope for a Christmas miracle ;), Nancy McEntire's sugar cookies are in fact AWESOME! ", "I've had new messages telling us they've never heard of it and saying 'I didn't know it existed, I'm so glad I found it even if through a Blue Bell review.". So I made myself a Christmas Cookies Milkshake. The hilarious review of a new flavor of Blue Bell Ice Cream by a Texas man has gone viral. When Chris Field posted his review of Blue Bell's new Christmas-themed ice cream on Facebook, he did not expect to find fame. Their ice cream has a weight to it rather than feeling airy and lacking substance as some other brands do. I am a fan of Blue Bell. I mean, Chocolate chip cookies—awesome. Together in one ice cream? Just sayn'. EXPLAINED: Why astronauts are eating Blue Bell instead of freeze-dried ice cream, "It's crazy," Field told Chron.com of people's reactions. Fernando Ramirez is a reporter for Chron.com and the Houston Chronicle. Each chunk was it’s own type of cookie and was relatively well-spaced apart from another chunk. "Christmas Cookies ice cream is described by Blue Bell as being 'Sugar Cookie Flavored Ice Cream with Chocolate Chip, Snickerdoodle, and Sugar Cookies, Red Sprinkles and a Green Icing Swirl," read Field's review on Facebook. See Chron.com's list of the best flavors of Blue Bell ice cream above. The sugar cookie chunks were my favorite though. "It's been completely organic, it's my personal page and after a few hours I got a couple of hundred shares.". I’d have just assumed they give up their seat in the ice cream for more sugar cookie chunks. Field, the CEO and founder, said the group rescued its 100th child a week ago. "Other food retailers are contacting me and asking me if they can mail me products, like salsa, wine and barbecue," Field said. And maybe this year, instead of leaving Santa milk and cookies, we leave him a bowl of this stuff! After removing the golden top, I learn the lid had been hiding a lightly shaded sugar cookie ice cream that wasn't shy … This diss track says Megan Thee Stallion isn't from Houston, COVID-19 expert: 'Take the first FDA-approved vaccine offered', Houston's 'Citgo 6' sentenced to prison in Venezuela. So, I ran by the local Winn-Dixie, which has a pretty good assortment of Blue Bell flavors, and picked up what appeared to be the last Christmas Cookies flavor. Their ice cream has a weight to it rather than feeling airy and lacking substance as some other brands do. "One pregnant lady said it sound so delicious that she visited five grocery stores until she was able to find it," Field said. Fernando Ramirez is a reporter for Chron.com and the Houston Chronicle. "It's gone global," he said. See the best flavors of Blue Bell Ice Cream, Surf's up, cowboy. As I was checking out, the cashier commented that she would have to go get some herself before leaving work. Yet two days after sharing his thoughts on "Christmas Cookie," his review has been shared more than 26,000 times. The pieces were big enough that when you bit into them, you knew instantly what type of cookie you were chewing. I haven’t tried them all, but I’ve found they do a good job balancing the mix-ins with the ice cream itself. And since I was eating cookie ice cream, it only made sense that I had some milk to go with the cookies. When I informed her that I got the last one, a fight nearly broke out. Field's latest Blue Bell ice cream review is his fourth and by far the most successful. Most notably, Field said the viral review has funneled attention to Mercy Project, a nonprofit organization dedicated to rescuing child slaves. This flavor was a big hit with me and (because I got a half gallon I actually shared) my family. I am a fan of Blue Bell. Even after reading the description, I worried that the mentality of throwing everything into the recipe might work against this. Oh man…this was good stuff. I would definitely count this among my favorite of the Blue Bell flavors and look forward to finishing off the remaining amount in my freezer. All that said, when Dubba asked if I’d scope my area for Blue Bell’s Christmas Cookies holiday flavor, I felt that internal mixed reaction all over again. Snickerdoodles—pretty good. "I had a lady from Guatemala tell me she would try to get it shipped in time for Christmas.". This ice cream is creamy, rich, delicious and I love the cookie bits that is included. Great for snacking or making into a shake. By Wednesday evening Field said he was getting several shares on the review every time he refreshed his Facebook page. I haven’t tried them all, but I’ve found they do a good job While it is a holiday flavor, I would love to see some version of it remain around all year. Assuming you keep your milkshake heavily weighted on the ice cream side and not too liquidy, this works. Blue Bell Christmas Cookies Ice Cream. Yet two days after sharing his … Blue Bell’s Christmas Cookies covers all the bases when it comes to what a Christmas-themed ice cream should be. There were also waves of green icing flavoring and specs of red candy sprinkles. Cool Jacks Jack Attack Ice Cream Sandwiches, Ben & Jerry's Netflix & Chilll'd Ice Cream. However, once I read the description, my mind was put at ease. "Christmas Cookies Ice Cream combines your favorite holiday cookies – chocolate chip, snickerdoodle, and sugar – in a tasty sugar cookie ice cream with red candy cane shaped sprinkles and a green icing swirl throughout.". It took me back to the days of Nancy McEntire’s annual cookie tins. Warning: if you're looking to find a spot to brunch this weekend, know that this list will make it a difficult but delicious choice. Then I explained that I was buying this so I could review it for OnSecondScoop.com and a hush fell upon the store and I was allowed to leave with it. He's still considering their offers. Unlike my last review where I only got a pint, this time, I obtained a half gallon, something Blue Bell prides themselves on still providing. This icing flavor is probably why the sugar cookies worked so well in this. Iran scientist linked to military nuclear program killed, Popular Blue Bell flavor is back, but only in Louisiana. At 210 calories per serving, this is one of Blue Bell's heaviest offerings, but considering the large assortment of cookies inside, it's understandable. "What Blue Bell should have said was 'if you love baby Jesus, Santa Claus, puppies wearing Santa hats, or the sound of children laughing on Christmas morning -- you need this ice cream in your life.' Sugar cookies—really good. 12 I don’t know. Where I Found It: Ingles Markets While the Snickerdoodle variation ended up being my favorite, all of them work perfect with the sugar cookie ice cream. You can read more of his stories here and follow him on Twitter at @fernramirez93. Maybe because at this point it’s not that big of a deal to see chocolate chip cookie components in ice cream. This meant, I had more opportunity to play. Opinion: When can I tell my neighbors it’s time to take down their Trump signs? 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