Iced desserts date back to at least 400 BC in Persia, but iced desserts made of cream or milk and sugar were popularized in Arab countries in the 10th century AD.
It is unclear what the first ice cream flavor was, but it likely contained ingredients such as fruit, honey and nuts.
Ice cream (derived from earlier iced cream or cream ice) is a frozen food, typically
eaten as a snack or dessert, usually made from dairy products, such as milk ...
It wasn't until 1660 that ice cream was made available to the general public. The
Sicilian Procopio introduced a recipe blending milk, cream, butter and eggs at ...
The history of ice cream is a messy one. Many nations claim to have invented it,
just as various individuals take credit for it. Even if its origin remains murkey, ...
Jun 16, 2013 ... No specific person has officially been credited with inventing ice cream. Its
origins date back as far as 200 B.C., when people in China created ...
Before modern refrigeration mostly wealthy people had access to ice (and by
association, iced cream) in the summer. This made ice cream a rare treat. It was
Jul 3, 2013 ... Did you know that making desserts similar to ice cream goes back to thousands
of years ago? Chinese are often credited with inventing ice ...
The first steps in the history of ice cream-making resemble tales and legends
long lost in time, yet still enchanting and stimulating. Ice cream was first produced
Jul 10, 2012 ... Tori Avey dispels the myths around the history of ice cream and its cultural ... With
the addition of sugar, sorbetto was created—or, as we more ...
Whoever invented the method of using ice mixed with salt to lower and control
the temperature of ice cream ingredients during its making provided a major ...