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As the summer weather fast approaches ice cream sales begin to soar.  Is there anything that beats that cool, creamy treat?  One scoop, two scoops or those monster sundaes I will sadly admit to finishing by myself at times over the years.

Irvine Robbins, co-founder of Baskin-Robbins Ice Cream stores, died on Monday.  A little part of our childhoods died with him.

I remember the Baskin Robbins that was near my house in Roxborough by the Ivy Ridge shopping center.  I tried Pralines and Cream there.  I have never tried it again, but hey, I tried it.  They also sold “momos” which were frozen cherry Kool-Aid treats.  Good stuff, my friends.

More about Mr. Robbins below.  I salute your 31 flavors, Mr. Robbins and will resist a joke about melting.


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(05-06) 13:52 PDT Los Angeles, CA (AP) —

Irvine Robbins, who as co-founder of Baskin-Robbins brought Rocky Road, Pralines ‘n Cream and other exotic ice cream concoctions to every corner of America, has died at age 90.


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