Haagen-Dazs is selling an altered (!?!?) version of their classic (some would say perfect) vanilla ice cream, now with honey. The goal is to increase awareness of colony collapse disorder, and proceeds from the pint benefit UC Davis and Penn State research programs into this mysterious, spine-chilling, straight-out-of M. Night Shyamalan problem facing bees. Causing problems with pollination. Threatening our very existence. (more info here)
On the up side, this supped up version of vanilla with a touch of rich honey pairs smartly with warmed Northwest berries. Enjoy! (while you can)
(This comes at you from Dan Schumacher at Cottage Living, via their Front Burner blog.) Don’t know how I could’ve missed it on my last few freezer grabs at the grocery, but I’m sharing it because Seattle is one of the top ice cream markets in the country.