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Favorite Lite Ice Creams

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SAnativegirl Oct 13, 2006 08:13 PM

My favorite is the coffee one with small pieces of chocolate by Healthy Choice.
I know its hard to find one both low sugar and low fat, so either/or is fine. I dont really like the very low sugar ones. My husband brought home recently a lite blueberry cheesecake flavor (excellent) by Hagen Daas I beleive, but I'm sure it wasnt very "lite'.

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  1. foodie in seattle RE: SAnativegirl Oct 13, 2006 08:38 PM

    You really MUST try the new (well, sorta new) Haagan Daaz lite. It's amazing... my fave is the S'mores... in response to the above: its just simply lighter than the real stuff.

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      SAnativegirl RE: foodie in seattle Oct 13, 2006 08:45 PM

      Actually, my husband bought the S'mores and the Blueberry cheesecake. I guess while I was polishing off the cheesecake, he ate all the S'mores! I think I got one bite of it. Oh, well back to store for more. I like the blueberry cheesecake and I dont even like cheesecake!

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      piccola RE: SAnativegirl Oct 14, 2006 12:57 AM

      I like the Turkey Hill lite ice creams. Haven't found a bad one yet.

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        maillard RE: piccola Oct 14, 2006 07:36 PM

        That's my favorite too. I love the mint cookie frozen yogurt. It has a really nice and rich flavor.

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        shaebones RE: SAnativegirl Oct 14, 2006 09:57 AM

        Edy's slow churned low fat peanut butter cup or mocha almond chip. Really creamy for low fat ice cream. My newest addiction. :/

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          stacylyn RE: SAnativegirl Oct 14, 2006 02:27 PM

          Love the Haagan Daaz lite line, too. Haven't seen the S'mores flavor yet! I do love the Caramel Cookie Cone one and the Chocolate Brownie. Yum.

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            Linda VH RE: SAnativegirl Oct 14, 2006 02:28 PM

            Skinny Cow Fudgsicles, Skinny Cow ice cream sandwiches yea!!!!

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              eve RE: Linda VH Oct 16, 2006 06:52 PM

              Ditto--also, the Skinny Cow sundaes which I can't find anymore.

            2. krissywats RE: SAnativegirl Oct 14, 2006 03:41 PM

              I JUST got fed up with my lite ice cream choices the other day. I like plain, chocolate ice cream a lot and it's hard to find a lite that is satisfying. Finally I said 'screw it - I'll make my own', bought several cans of fatfree evaporated milk and the wonderful ice cream is sitting in my freezer now!

              The good part is that it's so rich you would have no idea that it's not made with cream and whole milk. Yum!

              1. rosielucchesini RE: SAnativegirl Oct 14, 2006 11:58 PM

                Haagen Dazs light is the best-hands down.

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                  Food_Fiend RE: SAnativegirl Oct 15, 2006 12:34 AM

                  I'm a fan of the Dreyer's Slow Churned lite ice creams. They have a limited edition pumpkin flavor out right now. Tastes just like pumpkin pie. Add some warm chocolate chip cookies...yum!

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                    toodie jane RE: Food_Fiend Oct 16, 2006 02:48 PM

                    they were sampling this at my market yesterday--surprisingly creamy and with a good if not strong pumpkin/spice flavor. I didn't get a look at the label to see if there are lots of chemical ingredients to make it seem creamy. They were sold out!

                  2. Emme RE: SAnativegirl Oct 15, 2006 01:43 AM

                    There's a Weight Watchers bar that tastes like Cookies'n'Cream. It's actually really good.

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                      DingoWallaby RE: SAnativegirl Oct 15, 2006 01:44 AM

                      Honestly, the calorie counts on the lite vs. regular ice cream don't impress me so much ... so I just go for the regular.

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