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Show Of Hands October 23rd, 2012 12:00am

When serving yourself Neopolitan ice cream, do you scoop to get more of a certain flavor, or do you scoop across the grain to get some of each flavor equally? (UQ)

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10/27/12 12:10 am

Favorite! I hate vanilla and strawberry so if the only ice cream is Neapolitan I go for as much chocolate as I can

siccmade Arlington tx
10/24/12 6:34 pm

I only scoop the vanilla & strawberry, I don't like chocolate ice cream. My gf does tho so we gotta compromise

10/24/12 4:21 pm

Same here but I really don't eat ice cream

2ndafe Flat lands of Ohio
10/24/12 10:47 am

Lot of picky eaters out there. 1st world problems. ????

cornybread The Large Malus Fruit
10/24/12 9:11 am

yeah if you only want one flavor then you should just buy that flavor. I try to get equal amounts of everything so when it's almost empty, it won't be just a depressing looking icy lump of vanilla with some traces of chocolate in it or whatever.

gcoopdogg In a Mansion in My Head
10/24/12 9:10 am

Strawberry always mysteriously disappears in my household!

cutiepi86 Bodybuilder in the making
10/24/12 7:06 am

Unless I'm craving a certain flavor, I usually scoop a mixture

10/24/12 5:20 am

Firstly, I don't eat neopolitan ice cream. Secondly, I don't like strawberry or chocolate flavored ice cream, so there is no reason why I would want to purchase some for only one third of it. BUT, if I were to get some, I'd only eat the vanilla ice cream.


10/24/12 4:35 am

I'm a big fan of variety in my food, so mixed.


10/23/12 11:14 pm

What's the point of getting Neapolitan if you're just gonna scoop one flavor?

Amoose3 California
10/23/12 9:48 pm

Ha ha un italiano, allora nn sonno solo in questo app!

10/23/12 9:46 pm

Nothing better than Cherry Garcia!

amoose29 California
10/23/12 9:40 pm

Gelato Americana non e come gelato Italiano :) deve andre in Italia per mangare un gelato fatta Napoli!

10/23/12 9:14 pm

Thanks. I wrote the question. Really.

10/23/12 9:09 pm

Yay a lighthearted question!

10/23/12 9:07 pm

Thanks! Really. I was getting some, and I like all three, and remembered my sister hating strawberry. SOH Question. ;)

shortstop Pennsylvania
10/23/12 8:26 pm

Three letters: OCD. Have to make it even!

10/23/12 8:25 pm

Why would you buy Neapolitan if you dot want all the flavors? If u just want one flavor just buy that.

GrandmaALiCE For a better 2021
10/23/12 7:48 pm

I'm confused. You took the time to select an answer, go into the comments section and post a comment. Wouldn't it have been easier to just scroll past the question?

10/23/12 7:48 pm

Mixed is fine..... All the flavors are good !!

hippiechick North Carolina
10/23/12 7:26 pm

Strawberry + vanilla = good. Chocolate + vanilla = even better. Chocolate + strawberry = YUCK!!

EarlyBird Portland
10/23/12 7:06 pm

I think he meant chunky monkey


10/23/12 6:53 pm

Since I am allergic to strawberries I HAVE to be careful and not get any mixed in, so I chose favorite.

Sam95 Nebraska
10/23/12 6:40 pm

They don't make Strawberry in gallons.

joshgoinham Birmingham, Alabama
10/23/12 5:43 pm

I'm surprised the Socialists in Vermont voted 'favorite', one would assume they want a perfectly even portion of everything for everyone

joshgoinham Birmingham, Alabama
10/23/12 5:41 pm

Always scoop the strawberry, but it just seems better contrasted with chocolate and vanilla doesn't it?

diamonds Austin, TX
10/23/12 5:40 pm

Chinky Monkey? I understand that the nature of Neapolitan ice cream has racist implications, but I think you just went too far.

diamonds Austin, TX
10/23/12 5:38 pm

Hell, if I wanted chocolate, I'd buy chocolate.

10/23/12 5:14 pm

People eat Neapolitan ice cream?

10/23/12 5:14 pm

People eat Neapolitan ice cream?

10/23/12 4:57 pm

Exactly why I don't get Neapolitan ice cream. I have a favorite.

tumblemonkey Florida
10/23/12 4:25 pm

If you have a favorite than get a half gallon of it.

10/23/12 4:13 pm

I prefer separate but equal (cue 50+ people getting unnecessarily offended)

10/23/12 4:04 pm

i picked mixed so that everyone can get their "fair share" ( tongue in cheek) ;)

lilraerae Tuscaloosa
10/23/12 3:34 pm

Well some people buy it for parties or just get togethers. And well in my family not everyone likes the same.

Alienmoose1 New York
10/23/12 3:29 pm

Why in the hell not just buy the flavor you want then?

angiebrite Gallifrey
10/23/12 3:25 pm

I skip the strawberry

EarlyBird Portland
10/23/12 3:07 pm

Yeah and I bet neither Ben and Jerry's nor Hagaan Daz makes Neopolitian :-)

Zod Above Pugetropolis
10/23/12 3:04 pm

Equal parts, but not scooped. I disassemble the box then cut from the block across the grain to get an inch-thick slab of red, white, and brown. It's not much competition against a tub of Cherry Garcia, but it's pretty good.

10/23/12 2:55 pm

Who buys that? Yuck.