We have a generous variety of unique and quirky flavors at Ben & Jerry’s, but we want to talk about the unsung hero of the ice cream world -- the flavor you might not hear about on TV or see in the movies, the one that’s filled with a near-perfect ratio of chunks and swirls and ice-creamy goodness: Caramel Hat Trick.
Caramel Hat Trick is all about that caramel-y goodness... but this flavor is about more than just caramel. We love it for its unexpected flavor profiles, its versatility, and its special ability to always stay a little under the radar… well, until now.
Here’s why Caramel Hat Trick is the perfect flavor for any and every ice cream-hankering occasion:
1. The texture is near perfection
Some people like their ice cream filled with chunks. Others prefer smooth sailing. For all of you in-betweeners who want the best of both worlds, Caramel Hat Trick might just be your perfect match with its smooth caramel swirl and just-the-right-size caramel cup chunks.
2. It's perfect for pairings
So, you’re an ice cream enthusiast who enjoys pairing scoops with other treats, like holiday pies and tarts, birthday cake, your favorite toppings, and/or more ice cream. Well, here's your opporuntity to think (and eat) outside of the Vanilla pint -- Caramel Hat Trick is a flavor so versatile that it can pair well with just about everything.
3. Creative inspiration
Speaking of pairing things with Caramel Hat Trick, it’s the perfect flavor to add a little “pizzaz” to. How about a touch of sea salt on top for a custom salted triple caramel scoop, or adding a drizzle of fudge to umph up the chocolately notes in the caramel chunks, or even a cookie crumble to fill your caramel-cookie dreams. Whatever concocotion you want to dream up, Caramel Hat Trick is the perfect building block.
4. Finding it around the world is a fun flavor name game
This flavor is so versatile that it changes identities depending where you are located in the world. Here are its aliases depending on the lcoation of the freezer you're looking in:
USA: Triple Caramel Chunk
Europe: Caramel Chew Chew
Canada: Caramel Hat Trick
5. The ultimate flavor for the foodies
At first glance, Caramel Hat Trick seems like a simple idea. But in reality, the flavors are complex and it can take a certain palate to decipher between the variance of caramel flavors in the sweet caramel ice cream, dense caramel swirl, and toasted caramel notes that emerge in the fudge cups. So go on and take some time to experience and enjoy the caramel ride Caramel Hat Trick has to offer.