In 1984, President Ronald Reagan declared July as National Ice Cream Month. The former president claimed the tasty, frozen treat was a food enjoyed by 90% of the population.
But ice cream means more to Americans than just dessert, the industry generates a whopping $10 billion in revenue and uses 9% of all the milk produced by U.S. dairy farmers. Ice cream significanly contributes to the well-being of the dairy industry.
For these reasons and more, 16 Morning News asked Facebook viewusers to share where Michiana can find the best ice cream.
All three of the locations chosen can boast an old-fashioned feel and homemade ice cream.
Michiana chose Bonnie Doon, The Chief and Flavor Freeze as the top ice cream shoppes around.