Green Tea Ice Cream

Made from leaves that have not been oxidized.

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Feb 26th, '06, 00:17
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Green Tea Ice Cream

by TeaFanatic » Feb 26th, '06, 00:17

So today I was at the grocery store, and I found some green tea ice cream from California. Has anyone else tried this ice cream? I will try it tonight and let you all know what I think.

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Feb 26th, '06, 00:20
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by teaspoon » Feb 26th, '06, 00:20

I've never found any in a grocery store at all so I can't vouch for the particular kind you bought, but I have LOOOOOVED the green tea ice cream I've gotten in Japanese restaurants. It's very yummy.


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Feb 26th, '06, 00:37
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by TeaFanatic » Feb 26th, '06, 00:37

Just had some 5 minutes ago, and it is very hard to describe. You can certainly taste the green tea, but it also tastes like there is a lot of sugar in it. I will have to go check the ingredients.

Also, it is good in small quantities but after awhile it kinda makes you sick to the stomach.

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by Snow on Cedar » Feb 26th, '06, 01:02

Of course there is lots of sugar in it! It's ice cream LOL

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Feb 26th, '06, 23:48
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by mijako10 » Feb 26th, '06, 23:48

I've had some soy green tea ice cream..... One word: yuck.

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by kodama » Mar 8th, '06, 00:35

Easy to find in San Francisco (and Osaka, but that should not be too surprising). It is one of my favorite kinds of ice cream - just a hint of the grassiness, otherwise vanilla-like. I think that it is usually made from cheep matcha - used as flavor for everything in Japan.

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