Trends & Relics from 1992 to Yonder: Viennetta Ice Cream

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The '90s was a memorable, incredible decade. Apart from the founding of Lomography and the community, there were other fads and pop culture icons that made noise, forever etching in the minds of many... and who could ever forget those velvety Viennetta ice cream on commercials?

Image by cyclonebill and Juan Mejuto from Wikimedia Commons

Viennetta was an ice cream launched by Walls in 1982, but its popularity was more stellar in the '90s. It's a multi-layered ice cream cake, and face it, it was the first thing you grab from the grocery freezer. As the commercial says, "One slice is never enough." Unfortunately, this fancy dessert is no longer sold in the U.S., though you may find this in some parts of Europe.

Well, if you're up for DIY, you can find some ways that don't require the knowledge of a food scientist or a machine. Otherwise, here's video how the ice cream was made, dug from the '90s archive:

Do you remember eating this fancy cake from the '90s -- and most importantly -- do you miss it? Tell us n the comment section below!


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4 Comments

  1. loewon
    loewon ·

    Viennetta ist still the best 💓

  2. hervinsyah
    hervinsyah ·

    Damn I'm looking this ice cream since early 21st century in Indonesia and can't fing it anymore T_T my fave childhood ice cream and can not forget the crunchy chocolate taste =9

  3. fragakis_p
    fragakis_p ·

    I really love this ice-cream! I remember, we used to eat it as a dessert after some nice family lunches during summer vacations. Thanks God is still available in Greece

  4. eimaiobrecht
    eimaiobrecht ·

    @fragakis_p same here! In Greece we call the "big" ice creams- "family ice creams", it is still available and still loved <3

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