As Molly Shannon said on Saturday Night Live, ‘Christmas is a time for traditional foods and bite-sized treats’.
In the much-loved ‘Schweddy Balls’ skit, Alec Baldwin presents his famous treats.
And if rumours are true, Ben & Jerry’s may be releasing a ‘Schweddy Balls’ ice cream flavour in time for the holidays.
And if rumours are true
The other co-performer in the classic skit, SNL’s Ana Gasteyer, told New York 1: ‘It has this crazy, massive popularity that’s kind of had a half life since I left the show.
‘Ben & Jerry’s is coming out with a Schweddy Balls ice cream for Christmas this year’.
The website Bowery Boogie claims the flavour will drop in September and run through Christmas, but it’s also possible the comedian was making a joke.
A Ben & Jerry’s rep who spoke to the website Gothamist would neither confirm nor deny the move, claiming ‘we like all of our new flavours to have an element of surprise’.
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