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In search of Egg Nog Ice Cream

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brandygirl Nov 8, 2008 03:07 PM

I love all things egg nog. I look forward to Baskin Robins Egg Nog ice cream every year. Does anyone else make it? I've never noticed it in the grocery store or other ice cream shops.

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    Muskrat RE: brandygirl Nov 8, 2008 03:15 PM

    Oh, sure. Dryers (I'm on the West coast; it's Edys in the East) does, and I'm sure some of the store brands do. The problem, as you've acknowledged, is that it's a seasonal flavor (as is my favorite, peppermint stick, for the most part).It should start appearing in stores soon, if it isn't there already.

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      Kate is always hungry RE: Muskrat Nov 8, 2008 09:25 PM

      Your peppermint stick is ready for you at Ralph's. I love peppermint ice cream. I don't wait for it, I buy vanilla and crush peppermint candy and add it to the ice cream as I scoop it into a bowl. YUMMMMM

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      NYCnowLA RE: brandygirl Nov 8, 2008 03:48 PM

      YES! Häagen-Dazs makes a great one with a caramel ribbon through it. it's the best egg nog ice cream i have tasted. you can find it in stores seasonally.

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        brandygirl RE: NYCnowLA Nov 8, 2008 09:10 PM

        I will have to keep a sharper eye out, or call some stores in my area to see if they carry the Dryers or Haagen Dazs egg nog. Thanks!

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        Jack Flash RE: brandygirl Nov 8, 2008 04:33 PM

        Fosselman's makes it. I've had it. Tasty.

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          brandygirl RE: Jack Flash Nov 8, 2008 09:08 PM

          Do you know if Fosselman's egg nog is available anywhere else but Alhambra? I live in the SFV, and Alhambra is quite a drive.

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            ipsedixit RE: brandygirl Nov 8, 2008 09:50 PM

            Call and ask Fosselman's.

            They are a local supplier to alot of restaurants and shops (too many to name, and several that would come as surprises).

            But note that most, if not all, of Fosselman's specialty or seasonal flavors are reserved for their in-store sales, and not shipped out to vendors.

        2. Kate is always hungry RE: brandygirl Nov 8, 2008 09:23 PM

          I saw it at Ralph's in Sherman Oaks, Ventura and Hazeltine, yesterday. It was next to the pumpkin ice cream. I think it was Dreyer's. There may have been another brand.

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