Look out! Here comes the Spider-Man ice cream

Thursday, April 3rd, 2014. Filed under: Books Entertainment Food & Dining Home & Garden Offbeat
Baskin-Robbins' Spider-Man-inspired ice cream ©PRNewsFoto/Baskin-Robbins

Baskin-Robbins’ Spider-Man-inspired ice cream
©PRNewsFoto/Baskin-Robbins

(Relaxnews) – What’s red, blue and striped all over? Why, the latest Spider-Man inspired ice cream, of course.

In a tie-in with the May release of “The Amazing Spider-Man 2” movie, Baskin-Robbins has created an ice cream flavor made with red and blue, vanilla-flavored ice cream, thread by a web of dark chocolate and popping candies.

It’s a marketing move borrowed from premium ice cream maker Ben & Jerry’s, which makes sport of developing new flavors from TV shows, films and musicians.

The latest ice cream to evoke an LOL out of fans was their “Scotchy Scotch Scotch” tub inspired by the “Anchorman” lead character Ron Burgundy, played by Will Ferrell.

“Scotchy Scotch Scotch” is butterscotch ice cream with butterscotch swirls.

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