Ice Cream Cone Day

  Today is National Ice Cream Cone Day, celebrating the biggest staple piece of dessert history, the ice cream cone! The first Ice Cream cone was invented in America in 1896 by Italo Marchiony, an Italian immigrant who later patented … Continued

Happy Banana Split Day!

    For National Banana Split Day, we are celebrating a timeless and classic favourite of ours, the banana split! In Pennsylvania 1904, David Evans Strickler, a 23-year-old pharmacist apprentice enjoyed inventing and experimenting with new soda fountain sundaes in … Continued

Fun facts about ice cream

We’ve been in the ice cream business for a long time so we like to think we know a thing or two about it. We have put together 10 little-known and interesting facts about ice cream that just may surprise … Continued

Special Event? Let Them Eat Ice Cream!

With Christmas and New Year out of the way, it’s safe to say that all those romantic festive marriage proposals have turned into wedding planning frenzy. Don’t panic: we’ve got you covered. At least on the ice cream front… At … Continued

2017 – A Year in Review

As we head into a new year, we’d like to take a look back at all that happened for Porrelli in 2017. We had a very busy year, making it even easier to get your hands on your favourite flavours … Continued

Season’s Eatings with Porrelli

Just because it’s cold outside doesn’t mean it’s not ice cream weather! The festive period is chock-full of desserts that lend themselves well to ice cream and we have sourced some delicious desserts that’d be perfect for after Christmas dinner, … Continued