Häagen-Dazs Now Has a Collection of Booze-Infused Ice Cream

Just imagine opening your freezer door and gently pulling out a spiked pint of creamy, smooth vanilla bean ice cream punctuated with chunks of chocolate truffles and finished off with a spicy bourbon swirl. Thanks to Häagen-Dazs, this decadent dream will soon become reality.

Häagen-Dazs is rolling out its brand-new Spirits collection to grocery stores nationwide. The collection includes seven irresistible flavors, including a nondairy option.

“The Spirits Collection was expertly crafted to offer new, extraordinary ways to indulge,” says Rachel Jaiven, Häagen-Dazs brand manager, in an emailed press release to SheKnows. “Each flavor is perfect to pair with your favorite cocktail, elevate a boozy float or simply enjoy on its own.”

Let’s start with the Irish Cream Brownie, an Irish cream-infused ice cream rich with chocolate brownie pieces and a fudge swirl.

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Next, the Latin American-inspired Rum Tres Leches Ice Cream flavor is infused with white rum and has thick ribbons of dulce de leche and tres leches cake.

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The Bourbon Vanilla Bean Truffle is as classic as it gets, with a spicy bourbon swirl and chunks of chocolate truffles.

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The Stout Chocolate Pretzel Crunch has “notes of toasted malt is studded with chocolatey covered pretzels and decadent fudge swirls,” the press release states.

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Bourbon lovers will want to grab the Bourbon Praline Pecan, which has brown sugar bourbon swirls and crunchy praline pecans.

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And finally, the nondairy option is an Amaretto Black Cherry Almond Toffee flavor with black cherry jam and almond toffee pieces.

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All products in the Häagen-Dazs Spirit collection contain less than 0.5 percent alcohol, so if you “accidentally” devour the entire pint, you’ll be just fine.

“The Häagen-Dazs brand is built on a passion for transforming the finest ingredients into extraordinary ice cream experiences,” Jaiven says.

The new flavors will be hitting stores in April, but if you’d like a preview, you can pick up a scoop at a Häagen-Dazs shop near you starting March 1. Häagen-Dazs locations will be serving up the Spirit collection flavors in your pick of a cup, cone, sundae or premium milkshake.

In the meantime, do yourself a favor and pick up Ben & Jerry’s new Cookie Dough Core ice cream flavor if you haven’t tried it yet. Or if you’re in Indiana, there’s always McDonald’s Twix McFlurry, which made a small comeback.

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