Blue Bell releases Christmas Cookies ice cream ahead of holiday season

NEW ORLEANS (NOLA WEEKEND) - It’s not even Halloween yet, but the folks at Blue Bell already seem ready for the holidays. The company announced that one of its popular flavors, Christmas Cookies, returns to store shelves ahead of the season.

“We can’t keep this flavor under wraps any longer!” Blue Bell announced on social media.

The company describes the flavor as a combination of “your favorite holiday cookies.” Flavors like chocolate chip. snickerdoodle and sugar cookies get mixed together in a sugar cookie ice cream with red sprinkles and a green icing swirl.

Blue Bell released its Christmas Cookies flavor for the first time during the 2017 holiday season. It quickly became a fan favorite, which is why they are bringing it back for a limited time.

In addition to Christmas Cookies, Blue Bell also has another holiday flavor, Peppermint, ready for store shelves. Peppermint is a “cool, refreshing peppermint ice cream sprinkled with peppermint candy pieces.”

Over the past few months, the company has released several new flavors, including salted caramel brownie and strawberry lemonade ice cream.

Contact your local grocer to make sure the flavor is in stock.

For more information about Blue Bell and for a complete list of flavors now available in stores visit

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