May 11, 2013

Alcoholic Ice Cream Flavors Inspired by Free Spirited Zelda Fitzgerald

The Great Gatsby, Baz Luhrmann 3-D interpretation of F. Scott Fitzgerald's great literature is hitting the big screen soon and everywhere you turn now someone doing something to market their products using this much awaited blockbuster movie in just a  trying to market their products. Since we love food here, let's check out Zelda Collection ICE CREAM. Who's Zelda you ask? zelda Incase you're wondering, Zelda was F. Scott Fitzgerald wife who did did whatever she wanted, whenever she wanted. With Scott along for the wild ride, Zelda reeled and roared through the Jazz Age and the 1920s. The description reads:
"From her free spirit arises the Zelda Collection, a super-limited-edition set of ice creams made with top-shelf ingredients from around the world and homegrown attention to details. Your spirited companion and guide is Zelda, a woman who truly embodied an American age of living in the moment. The collection takes you from Zelda's childhood home in Alabama, to New York, St. Paul, Paris, and on through the Roaring Twenties."
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The flavors include Blackberries + Sweet Cream, Loveless Biscuits + Peach Jam, and Dark Chocolate Rye and Cognac + Marmalade as a tip o' the hat to the Fitzgerald's dangerous relationship with alcohol. What about when her "free spirit" got her institutionalized—what flavor is that one?