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Texas Blue Bell ice cream, is it even possible to find it in Los Angeles ???

kevin Jul 30, 2012 07:36 PM

I've never tried it but it sure sounds delicious.

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  1. wienermobile RE: kevin Jul 30, 2012 08:17 PM

    No you can't get it in California at this time closest to California is anywhere in Arizona.

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      latindancer RE: kevin Jul 30, 2012 08:56 PM

      No damnit.

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        foufou RE: kevin Jul 31, 2012 05:53 AM

        I have seen blue bell ice cream in the freezer section of the Walmart Super Center in Rosemead

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          foufou RE: foufou Jul 31, 2012 11:20 AM

          my mistake! walmart has blue bunny ice cream not blue bell....big difference!

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            kevin RE: foufou Jul 31, 2012 11:24 AM

            yes, big difference.

            in which case i will also skip too.

            but thanks anyhow.

        2. a213b RE: kevin Mar 28, 2013 01:00 PM

          Don't ask how I know, but Outback serves (or at least used to serve) Blue Bell with their desserts.

          1. arashall RE: kevin Mar 28, 2013 01:16 PM

            Everything you ever wanted to know about Blue Bell at www.bluebell.com. Including explanation of why you can't get it in LA. Sorry!

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              Feed_me RE: arashall Mar 28, 2013 01:35 PM

              According to the website of Whipp'd they do list about 6 current flavors of Blue Bell ice cream they have available (I presume scoops/cups probably). gujuflava's post today down below has the link if you want to investigate. Looks like the place is just west of the Fairfax/Santa Monica Blvd. intersection. They also seem to serve an interesting Hawaiian-style hot dog, but the pictured bun appears to be about 3 King's roll serving as bun.

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                Servorg RE: Feed_me Mar 28, 2013 01:46 PM

                And, as I note above, they are selling one of the supposed Blue Bell flavors in quarts that Blue Bell only sells in pints. This makes me doubt the veracity of their claim to be selling real, true Blue Bell Ice Cream.

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                  CastironJim RE: Servorg Jul 31, 2013 11:13 PM

                  No need to doubt the veracity of Whipp'd's claim of selling Blue Bell ice cream in California, here is your answer: Whipped sells no pre-packaged Blue Bell ice cream at all, they sell their Blue Bell ice cream and hand pack it in different sized to go containers at the time of sale.

                  End of confusion

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              french roast RE: kevin Jul 30, 2013 03:40 PM

              I have heard from some of my fellow UT grads that Blue Bell Homemade Vanilla is available in, of all places, Outback Steakhouse. I just heard that this morning, and haven't checked it out myself, as I don't frequent Outback. But if this is for real, I might go there just for dessert!

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                kevin RE: french roast Jul 30, 2013 03:41 PM

                wow, that's really interesting.

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