clock menu more-arrow no yes mobile

Filed under:

Ben & Jerry's Celebrates Marriage Equality Ruling With New Ice Cream Name

New, 12 comments

Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough is now "I Dough, I Dough."

Ben & Jerry's

This morning the Supreme Court handed down a landmark decision declaring same-sex marriage legal for the entire nation, and naturally, people are celebrating. According to the Huffington Post, famously liberal ice cream gurus Ben & Jerry's are commemorating the momentous occasion with a newly renamed flavor: Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough will be known as "I Dough, I Dough" for the duration of the summer. The special packaging — which will be available at B&J's scoop shops — features an image of two (presumably male) cows in top hats linking tails.

Ben & Jerry's has a history of creating flavors to honor causes they support: In May they launched "Save Our Swirled" to raise awareness for climate change. Earlier this year someone started a petition to get the company to create a flavor honoring Supreme Court justice Ruth Bader Ginsberg, but sadly that hasn't come to fruition.

Sign up for the Sign up for the Eater newsletter

The freshest news from the food world every day