Thrillist.com explores the wonderful world of Dippin’ Dots. Discover new things about the ice cream treat that’s been rocking malls, amusement parks and taste buds for over 25 years!
Do You Know Your Dippin' Dots?
On February 24, 2014, Thrillist.com writer Dan Gentile wrote about the wide world of Dippin’ Dots in the article, “18 Things You Didn’t Know About Dippin’ Dots.”
In the article, Gentile covers a wide range of delicious Dippin’ Dots facts and figures, covering the brand’s 25 years of being the unique ice cream treat that’s frozen at 40 degrees below 0.
Gentile brings up some facts that any die hard Dippin’ Dots fan should know, such as the origin of the idea by Dippin’ Dots inventor, microbiologist Curt Jones. The eighteen points covered by Gentile make for a quick, fun and informative read filled with fun pictures that will make anyone into a Dippin’ Dots trivia master.
Here are some highlights of the sweet read:
- The DotBot3000 is the machine responsible for flash freezing Dippin’ Dots.
- Vanilla was the very first flavor to be made into a delicious dot.
- Dippin’ Dots treats like milkshakes, frozen coffee and frozen espresso have been satisfying fans at malls and amusement parks the world over.
- Fun numbers revealed—know how many dots are in a 5oz. cup, how long it takes to freeze a single dot, and the millions and billions of dots that are stored at Dippin’ Dots HQ.
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