Top Eleven Christmas Gifts From Texas’ Own Blue Bell Ice Cream
Blue Bell Ice Cream for Christmas
Placing a pint of delicious Blue Bell in someone's stocking may be a nice gesture, but it would be very messy. Giving a gift certificate for a free half-gallon of Blue Bell would work better, but if you really want to impress, Blue Bell has a wide array of housewares, clothing, and much more.
Blue Bell has an online country store where you can order everything from an ice cream scoop to home decor to jewelry. So, if you want to make a Blue Bell statement in your home or on your person, this is the place to go.
Showing off Blue Bell in your fashion, kitchen, and/or home decor goes beyond saying that you are a fan of Blue Bell, it's about representing Texas. Whenever I get the opportunity, I'm quick to brag on companies like Blue Bell, Dr. Pepper, and Whataburger.
Some Blue Bell History
According to the Blue Bell Ice Cream website, the company is well over 100 years old. Here's a look at their origin and history.
A group of local businessmen in Brenham, Texas, decided to establish the Brenham Creamery Company and make butter from excess cream brought in by area farmers. A few years later, the creamery began making ice cream and delivering it to neighbors by horse and wagon. It was in 1930 that the company changed its name to Blue Bell Creameries after the native Texas bluebell wildflower. Butter was produced until 1958 when Blue Bell began to focus full-time on making ice cream.
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