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Tiramisu Plant-Based Ice Cream

This Week At Frozen Fruit Co…Tiramisu

Hello Lovely People…

Welcome to this week’s newsletter. This week at Frozen Fruit Co: (1) We buy a new fridge for the front of the store; (2) the weekend special is TIRAMISU; and(3) Passion Fruit makes a come back for the weekend.  

Saturday 26 March is National Spinach Day; and  

Sunday 20 March is National Joe Day (in case you are wondering, National Joe Day encourages everyone to enjoy a cup of joe with all your friends named Joe, Jo, Joey, Joseph, and Josephine. While you’re at it, don’t forget Joette, Jody, Johanna, Jodie, or any other variant of the name Joe).  

There you go. This weekend go release your inner Popeye and eat some spinach and then go share a coffee with someone you know called “Joe” or a variant thereof.

Motivate Me…please

Motivation – it’s not a one-time-only type of thing. It is like brushing your teeth – you need to do it every day (preferably twice, daily). So, here is some motivation to get you going into the weekend:    “IF YOU FEEL DOWN YESTERDAY, STAND UP TODAY”

FUN FACTS – WATER FOUNTAINS

fountain during nighttime
Everything you wanted to know about … WATER FOUNTAINS. Yes, Water Fountains – those things that throw water into the air and we throw coins into. We also have one outside the store so this random facts section is particularly apt.    

Before we get to the good stuff (aka Ice Cream) here are this week’s Fun Facts. The part of the newsletter that has nothing to do with Frozen Fruit Co or Ice Cream and everything to do with something random you can use to fill an awkward silence 😐. So, sit back and enjoy all the pointless information that is about to enter your mind.  

1. What is the TALLEST Fountain in the world? The Dubai Fountain is the tallest in the world. It shoots water nearly 500 ft into the air.   

2. Who came up with the idea of a Water Fountain: You can thank the Romans for water fountains. The idea dates back to 2000 BC, but it wasn’t until the Romans came along and pressurized fountains to make them what they are today.  

3. What’s the most famous Fountain in the world? The Trevi Fountain in Rome is the most famous fountain in the world. Completed in 1762 after 30 years by Nicola Salvi first began work on it. According to legend, tossing one coin into the Trevi Fountain means you’ll return to The Eternal City (Rome), tossing two coins means you’ll return and fall in love, and tossing three coins means you’ll return, find love, and marry.  

4. Most Profitable Fountain? The Trevi Fountain is also one of the most profitable fountains out there. How? Well, it is estimated that daily around $3000 is left in the fountain. That adds up to $1.3 million a year – making it the most profitable fountain in the world.  

Let’s do this. Riddle is at the bottom of the email if that is all you have come for. It’s okay. We forgive you. At least you got these fun facts. 

WEEKEND SPECIAL – TIRAMISU

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This weekend’s special flavor is… TIRAMISU.  

Ah, Tiramisu. Good things come to those who wait. We literally thought we would never be able to do this flavor. It took about two months of back and forth on the recipe until we finally got it right.   So, now not only is Tiramisu a type of Italian coffee cake, but it is also plant-based ice cream.

Made from swirls of chocolate, vanilla, (decaf) coffee ice cream with chunks of coffee-soaked (again decaf) gluten-free tiramisu bites, and chocolate swirls.   It is our chef-d’œuvre and will be available from the Santa Monica Store this weekend as a special.

1. Where will this flavor be available: This special will be available this weekend at the Santa Monica Store and will also be available from Ubereats, Doordash, Grubhub, and Postmates while stocks last.  

2. What is it made out of: Tiramisu is made from our chocolate ice cream (coconut milk, cocoa, and date), vanilla ice cream (coconut cream, vanilla, and date), coffee ice cream (coconut cream, decaf coffee, and date), gluten-free almond and maple based Sweet Laurel Cookies (soaked in decaf coffee), and swirls of our chocolate magic shell (coconut oil, cocoa, date, and sunflower lecithin).   

*IT CONTAINS ALMONDS.

OTHER THINGS YOU NEED TO KNOW…

person holding ice cream
The new flavors this weekend are Passion Fruit and Strawberry Lemonade.

Passion Fruit is making a short appearance at the store this weekend. Strawberry is also taking a short break from the store (for the first time ever…we know, controversial – it will be back next week).  

Next week will see the arrival (finally…we hope…definitely maybe…) of the new Salted Chocolate Almond Sea Salt – this will be our salted chocolate ice cream with clusters of dark chocolate sea salted almonds. We are also thinking of trying out a Mango Passion Fruit Flavor.   

Don’t forget our special flavor days as well:   

Monday – Coffee Choc Chip
Tuesday – Chocolate Peanut Butter 
Wednesday – Strawberry Cheesecake 
Thursday – Cookies & Cream Friday – PB & J
Weekend – Rotating Super Special Flavor

WEEKEND HOURS

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Santa Monica Store Hours.

Saturday 26 March – 1pm to 10pm

Sunday 27 March – 1pm to 10pm  

Flavors this weekend are: 
Chocolate 
Passion Fruit
Vanilla 
Salted Chocolate 
Strawberry Lemonade
Mint Choc Chip   
Special: TIRAMISU

WOW, you read this far…

Wow, you read this far. You are amazing. Think about all those fun facts you can share with people now. Here is your riddle:  

A doctor and a bus driver are both in love with the same woman, an attractive girl named Sarah. The bus driver had to go on a long bus trip that would last a week. Before he left, he gave Sarah seven apples. Why?  

Answer to last week’s riddle:  A flash of light on a grey day. If you’re made of metal, you best stay away. What am I? ANSWER: Lightning.

BIG LOVE

chocolate brownie on white ceramic plate

This Week at Frozen Fruit Co…Vanilla Brownie

Hello lovely people…  

Welcome to this week’s newsletter. This week at Frozen Fruit Co: (1) we come back from London; (2) the weekend special is VANILLA BROWNIE FUDGE;(3) we introduce a Strawberry Lemonade Flavor; (4) Ben goes to San Francisco; and (5) we think about a rose flavor.  

Saturday 19 March is National Read To Me Day; and  

Sunday 20 March is French Language Day.  

Voilà. Ce week-end, allez lire un livre à quelqu’un et sortez ce dictionnaire français et parlez un peu français.

Motivate Me…please

Motivation – it’s not a one-time-only type of thing. It is like brushing your teeth – you need to do it every day (preferably twice, daily). So, here is some motivation to get you going into the weekend:   

“DREAMS DON’T WORK UNLESS YOU DO”

FUN FACTS – JET LAG

underneath of airplane

Everything you wanted to know about … JET LAG. Yes, Jetlag – that thing you get from flying that completely messes up your sleep.

 Before we get to the good stuff (aka Ice Cream) here are this week’s Fun Facts. The part of the newsletter that has nothing to do with Frozen Fruit Co or Ice Cream and everything to do with something random you can use to fill an awkward silence 😐. So, sit back and enjoy all the pointless information that is about to enter your mind.

1. What is Jetlag? Jet lag, also called jet lag disorder, is a temporary sleep problem that can affect anyone who quickly travels across multiple time zones.

Your body has its own internal clock (circadian rhythms) that signals your body when to stay awake and when to sleep. Jet lag occurs because your body’s clock is still synced to your original time zone, instead of to the time zone where you’ve traveled to. The more time zones crossed, the more likely you are to experience jet lag.

2. Where did the name Jet Lag come from? Jet Lag derives from the simple fact that jets travel so fast they leave your body rhythms behind.

3. How Long Does Jet Lag Last? Jet lag lasts anywhere from a few days to a few weeks. In general, symptoms persist for 1-1.5 days per time zone crossed, but the duration of symptoms varies depending on the person and their trip details.

4. What was Jet Lag called before planes? Desynchronosis, circadian dysrhythmia – now you know. Think how much better you will sound when you say I am suffering from Desynchronosis, circadian dysrhythmia.

5. Top Three Tips to Avoid Jet Lag – Drink lots of water, adapt to your new time zone’s schedule as quickly as possible, and manage your sleep. Also apparently, just going and doing some exercise as soon as you land is the magic ingredient – at least according to Tim Ferris. Let’s do this. Riddle is at the bottom of the email if that is all you have come for. It’s okay. We forgive you. At least you got these fun facts.

WEEKEND SPECIAL – VANILLA BROWNIE FUDGE

chocolate with milted chocolate on white ceramic plate

This weekend’s special flavor is… VANILLA BROWNIE FUDGE.

Yep, you read that right. This weekend’s special is VANILLA BROWNIE FUDGE Swirl. Vanilla ice cream with chunks of our Frozen Fruit Co top-secret house-made chocolate brownies and dark chocolate fudge.

Next to Snickers Caramel, this is one of our MOST popular weekend specials. WIN.

1. Where will this flavor be available: This special will be available this weekend at the Santa Monica Store and will also be available from Ubereats, Doordash, Grubhub, and Postmates while stocks last.

2. What is it made out of Vanilla Ice cream (coconut cream, vanilla, and date), our chocolate brownies (made of mixed NUTS, cocoa, and dates), and chocolate brownie fudge (coconut oil, cocoa, date, vanilla, and sea salt). Contains NUTS (including PEANUTS as well as other mixed nuts).

OTHER THINGS YOU NEED TO KNOW…

person holding ice cream

The new flavor this weekend is Mint Choc Chip and Strawberry Lemonade.

Next week will see the arrival of the new Salted Chocolate Almond Sea Salt – this will be our salted chocolate ice cream with clusters of dark chocolate sea salted almonds.

Don’t forget our special flavor days as well: 

Monday – Coffee Choc Chip

Tuesday – Chocolate Peanut Butter 

Wednesday – Strawberry Cheesecake 

Thursday – Cookies & Cream

Friday – PB & J Weekend – Rotating Super Special Flavor

WEEKEND HOURS

black letters on white surface
Santa Monica Store Hours
Saturday 19 March – 1pm to 10pm
Sunday 20 March – 1pm to 10pm  

Flavors this weekend are: 
Chocolate
Strawberry 
Vanilla 
Salted Chocolate 
Strawberry Lemonade
Mint Choc Chip   

Special: VANILLA BROWNIE FUDGE

Wow, you read this far…

Wow, you read this far. You are amazing. Think about all those fun facts you can share with people now. Here is your riddle:

A flash of light on a grey day.

If you’re made of metal, you best stay away.

What am I?

Answer to last week’s riddle: Never resting, never still. Moving silently from hill to hill. It does not walk, run or trot, All is cool where it is not. What is it? ANSWER: Sunshine.

BIG LOVE