National ice cream day is a celebration day in the United States of America. It is mostly observed on the third Sunday of July. This day lies in between national icecream month honoring its every flavor of on the floor.
Moreover, this year icecream day falls on July 19, 2020.
History of National Ice cream day
National ice cream day has been celebrating in America since 1984. President Ronald Reagan on July 9, 1984, with a proclamation, declared national ice cream day. Also, July as a national icecream month.
In addition to this, after the proclamation, his act glorified the dairy industry in America. Also, in terms of cold beverages, the USA ranks in the topmost position in the world.
What is icecream?
Ice cream is a cold sweet beverage taken as a desert worldwide. It is prepared from the milk or cream and is flavored with various sweetening flavors.
History of icecream
There is no clear history regarding the invention of ice cream. However, there are several legends that say it on china.
Firstly, in the beginning, it is said to be first consumed in the china during 600AD. It was made up of buffalo milk, and flour.
Secondly, there are several history regarding the icecream. Alexander the great liked snow mixed with honey and nectar. Thirdly, some also state that king Solomon liked snow mixed drinks.
Furthermore, after a thousand years, Marco polo while returning toward Italy brought a new recipe that resembled an ice cream. As a result, the recipe evolved in the 16th century.
Some facts of ice cream
- USA is the largest producer of ice cream in the world.
- The first ice cream cone was made in 1904 in st. Louis.
- It requires 12 gallons of milk to produce one gallon of ice cream.
- Gelato, Neapolitan, Sorbet, stick and cone are the most famous ice cream
- About 90 percent of the USA households consume ice cream.
National ice cream day 2020
Ever since its origin, it has been celebrating years to year. Every year on this day several shops offers discount and offer on ice cream.
However, due to the COVID-19 pandemic, it could not be observed like the previous year.