Did you know that your choice of ice cream flavor can say a lot about you? In honor of 'National Ice Cream Month', Baskin-Robbins conducted a study to to help you figure it out.
The study was conducted by Dr. Alan Hirsh, founder of Smell & Taste Treatment and Research Foundation, who has been identifying what flavors of ice cream may suggest about individuals personalities. According to Dr Hirsch, the study has "...uncovered quite a few surprising finds," .
"For instance, we found that people who prefer Rainbow Sherbet are more pessimistic than you would think, in spite of the flavor’s bright taste profile, and that those who prefer Rocky Road are actually very good listeners."
For Vanilla lovers, you’re more likely to be impulsive and an idealist.
Chocoholics are dramatic and flirtatious, while Rocky Road lovers are good listeners
Praline ‘n Cream fans are loving and supportive.
Mint Chocolate Chip tend to be argumentative.
Chocolate: dramatic, lively, charming, flirtatious, seductive and gullible
Vanilla: impulsive, easily suggestible and an idealist
Very Berry Strawberry: a tolerant, devoted and an introvert
Mint Chocolate Chip: argumentative, frugal and cautious
Rocky Road: aggressive, engaging and a good listener
Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough: ambitious, competitive and a visionary
Pralines 'n Cream: loving, supportive and prefer to avoid the spotlight.
Jamoca: scrupulous, conscientious and a moral perfectionist
Chocolate Chip: generous, competent and a go getter
Rainbow Sherbet: analytic, decisive and a pessimistic
'National Ice Cream Month is the perfect time to enjoy your favorite ice cream flavor, and this year we wanted our guests to have fun by learning what their favorite flavor says about them,' said Dan Wheeler, from the ice cream chain.
In the proclamation, President Reagan called for all people of the United States to observe these events with 'appropriate ceremonies and activities.'
National Ice Cream Day this year was on Sunday, July 21.