Having your cake and ice cream too with Blue Bunny
LE MARS, Iowa — Blue Bunny is expanding its ice cream lineup with decadent flavors that feature pieces of cake.
The brand partnered with celebrity cake baker Duff Goldman to create such ice cream flavors as Red Carpet Red Velvet Cake, Chocolate Lovers Triple Chocolate Cake, I Do! I Do! Wedding Cake and Strawberries Are Forever Shortcake.
"For me, cake and ice cream belong together like mashed potatoes and gravy," Goldman said. "We came up with these creations because they combine the best of both worlds, and we are really excited to see the reaction of folks when they discover them in their freezer aisle."
Each cake-inspired ice cream flavor is available at grocery retailers nationwide for a suggested retail price of $4.99 each.
Lipton Iced Tea gets natural
PURCHASE, N.Y. — Lipton Iced Tea’s beverages now are boasting an all-natural ingredient list.
New 100% natural Lipton Iced Tea will be available in green tea with citrus, iced tea with lemon, iced tea with blueberry pomegranate and green tea with passionfruit mango flavors. Lipton Iced Tea’s diet portfolio also will expand with new diet green tea with watermelon joining diet green tea with citrus flavor.
Each bottle will retail from 99 cents to $1.59 and will be available in 20-oz. bottles.
Newcastle offers limited-edition brews for all seasons
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. — Newcastle Brown Ale is unveiling a series of limited-edition brews that will be available throughout the year.
The lineup includes ales that fit each season of the year:
Newcastle Summer Ale is a golden beer that offers a subtle citrus hop aroma and a clean, refreshing flavor with a dry finish;
Newcastle Werewolf, naturally blood-red in color, is a distinct-tasting fall ale that produces a combination of sweet berry overtones and a sudden bite of bitterness;
Newcastle Winter IPA is zesty in character and jam-packed with a creamy finish, and is full-bodied and hoppy, delivering unique and authentic malt flavors for the cold season; and
Newcastle Founder’s Ale, a rich ode to the heritage and the work of five of the best brewers in the city coming together to show off their craft. Founder’s Ale offers a full-bodied ale with a sweet and dry finish.
The Newcastle limited-edition brews will be available nationwide in six-pack and 12-pack bottles, as well as draught, Newcastle said.