Just in time for the Fourth of July, our kitchen sleuths take a closer look at an all-American true-blue original—ice cream with a top-secret flavor and color.

Popular throughout the Midwest, Blue Moon was reputedly invented in Milwaukee in the 1950s. Nostalgic fans on Chowhound lovingly described it as having a "nuclear turquoise color" and tasting "kinda fruity, but not really."

Popular throughout the Midwest, Blue Moon was reputedly invented in Milwaukee in the 1950s. Nostalgic fans on Chowhound lovingly described it as having a "nuclear turquoise color" and tasting "kinda fruity, but not really."

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Some say that this flavor is blue raspberry, others say it’s lemon, or almond, or pineapple or bubblegum… Mine is Pineapple and ...

Some say that this flavor is blue raspberry, others say it’s lemon, or almond, or pineapple or bubblegum… Mine is Pineapple and ...

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Blue moon ice cream recipe. Blue moon ice cream was invented in Milwaukee Wisconsin in 1950. Can only get in Wisconsin, Minnesota, and Michigan.

Blue moon ice cream recipe. Blue moon ice cream was invented in Milwaukee Wisconsin in 1950. Can only get in Wisconsin, Minnesota, and Michigan.

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