Origins: Ice cream — our guilty pleasure for 3,500 years.

A classic ice cream

Ice cream, in its many forms has been with us for a long time. Even today, ice cream remains one of the worlds most popular snacks, with Americans eating approximately 4 ounces of ice cream per person per year. But what is now everyone’s go to binge snack, was once reserved for elites, conquering legends, Biblical Kings and Emperor-Gods.