Posted in Sweets for the Sweet, The Joy of Snacks

A Nutty Way to Beat the Heat

The weather’s gone completely and utterly weird on us again and today is a real scorcher!

Despite the fact that I really shouldn’t be eating ice cream, desperate times call for desperate measures.  That said, I hied off to the nearest convenience store to grab some ice cream.

This is one of my regular favorites: in Nestle Drumstick in Chocolate Almond Dream.  The ice cream on top isn’t as chocolatey as I’d like it to be,and it doesn’t go all the way through (In fact, half the cone is filled with vanilla), but it works in a pinch.

It’s a chunky little treat, though,  There are almonds on top, almonds within; this gives the Drumstick a toasty flavor that really works with the sugar cone and ice cream. 

Oh, and the tip is almost solid chocolate.  Not good for me right now, yes, but this little sin was worth it.  😉

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Author:

Midge started her career in PR writing at seventeen when she began drafting documentaries for a government-run television station in the Philippines. Since then, she made a career in advertising and public relations which ended earlier this year. These days, she works for a corporate governance advocacy in Makati. Aside from what she does for a living and her poetry, she has turned her home kitchen into a personal culinary lab and is currently working on another novel.

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