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Where to purchase Blue Bell Ice Cream in Fayetteville, NC?

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KellyD123 Jan 18, 2013 07:28 AM

I'm headed down that way in a few weeks from Virginia and was planning on picking some up if i can. I'm coming from the north so anywhere in Fayetteville or a town off i95 where I can buy it would be great!

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    KellyD123 Jan 20, 2013 05:40 AM

    Thanks everyone for the help but it seems like the Raleigh area is about 1hr from where I'll be at in Fayetteville. If that's that case then I think that's a bit out of my way unfortunately.. So no grocery stores actually in Fayetteville sell Blue BELL? (not to be confused with blue bunny)

    **Unless I'm mistaken, which is VERY possible because I'm not familiar with the area!

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    1. re: KellyD123
      carolinadawg Jan 20, 2013 06:33 AM

      No one has said that no grocery store in Fayetteville sells Blue Bell. The problem is there are no posters in F'ville. I think you are simply going to have to try a few stores and see if you can find it, or call a few in advance and ask if they carry it. Harris Teeter and Wal-Mart would appear to be your best bets.

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      ciaob Jan 19, 2013 03:30 AM

      Available at Walmart and Lowes Food here in the Raleigh area. The only ice cream that has no "chemicals" is that which you make yourself.

      Enjoy your Blue Bell!

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        D R C Jan 19, 2013 06:56 AM

        No added chemicals in this, although I guess you're never sure unless you grow (and milk) it yourself :-).

        http://www.bluebunny.com/Products/d/P...

        INGREDIENTS: Milk, Cream, Sugar, Skim Milk, Grade A Nonfat Dry Milk, Egg Yolks, Natural Vanilla Extract and Vanilla Beans.

        1. re: D R C
          carolinadawg Jan 19, 2013 09:00 AM

          Here's the ingredient list for Blue Bunny's Red Velvet Cake flavor, which is apparently more representative of most flavors...

          http://www.bluebunny.com/Products/d/P...

          Lots more in there than milk, eggs and sugar.

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            cervisiam Jan 19, 2013 12:35 PM

            are we talking about blue BUNNY or blue BELL?

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              carolinadawg Jan 19, 2013 01:08 PM

              I posted Blue Bunny's red velvet ingredients in response to DRC's post of Blue Bunny's vanilla ingredient list. I realize the OP was about Blue Bell.

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              D R C Jan 19, 2013 07:45 PM

              I was responding to the post that said all store-bought ice cream had chemicals in it.

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                carolinadawg Jan 20, 2013 04:19 AM

                Yes, and while not all does, apparently an overwhelming majority does.

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          TerryG Jan 18, 2013 12:14 PM

          Krogers also carries it. I assume there are Krogers in Fayetteville you might check out.

          btw, here in the Triangle I was eagerly awaiting Blue Bell as well. But take a look at the ingredient list. It's loaded with chemicals.

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          1. re: TerryG
            Naco Jan 18, 2013 01:30 PM

            I think Kroger may be getting forced out of the area. The one here in Greenville closed...a year ago, I think. It's now a Harris Teeter.

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            Jesco Jan 18, 2013 09:11 AM

            In the Triangle area Walgreens and Walmart are carrying some flavors, I would check there first

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