Sparky's Homemade Ice Cream

Cicadas
11:42 am
Tue June 7, 2011

Missouri cicada ice cream seller advised to cool it

An extreme closeup of a cicada. Sparky's Homemade Ice Cream in Columbia, Mo. featured the insects in a flavor of ice cream last week, but have since been told to halt production.
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Updated 9:59 a.m. June 8 to clarify Associated Press story.

Public health officials in Columbia, Mo. have asked an ice cream shop to cool it* with the cicada-flavored ice cream that customers apparently can't get enough of.

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