Suck on this: a popsicle that looks like a dildo. It even explodes in your mouth!

Inigo del Castillo Contributor

By Inigo del Castillo in New Food and Packaging on Wednesday 2 April 2014

It must be a pretty hard time for the guys over at Swedish ice cream maker, GB Glace. Their newly-released popsicle, X-Pop, has taken on X-rated proportions as customers are likening it to a penis rather than the intended rocket shape. Marketed for kids, the popsicle has a yellow, pink, red, orange shaft that leads up to a creamy tip. After a few minutes of sucking, X-Pop bursts out a creamy liquid oozing from within.

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Superheroes as ice popsicles

Low Lai Chow Contributor

By Low Lai Chow in New Illustration on Friday 23 August 2013

When he’s not busy being an ad creative in his day job, Netherlands-based Chungkong does quite a bit of irreverent artwork — such as mounting superheroes on sticks as sweet ice popsicles. Can’t help but think the Captain America one would taste quite good as a cherry vanilla popsicle. Somebody needs to actually manufacture these […]

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People’s Pops: frozen fruit pops in New York

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By Leah Piepgras in New Food and Packaging on Thursday 31 May 2012

I LOVE People’s Pops. I just had the most amazing frozen fruit pop ever in New York. I am not usually a fan of popsicles (overly sweet/sticky), but these were unlike anything I had ever had. They take fresh locally grown fruits and combined them with herbs and spices. For example, roasting the apricots before […]

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Cosmic Horses: put on some raspberry chapstick

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By Cosmic Horses in Video on Friday 29 July 2011

Cosmic Horses is made up of interstellar artists Julia Prudhomme and Bethany Scholl. Born on that same fateful day when the moon was taking its last breath, they were eternally connected by a magical force contained within their identical stomach freckles.

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Say Hello To Pop Bar

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By Eat. Sip. Chew. in New Trends on Wednesday 26 May 2010

Not since Bill Cosby’s Jello Pudding Pop heyday have popsicles witnessed such an exciting resurgence. So much, in fact, that the recent openings of popsicle-centric dessert bars is ensuring that 2010 will be crowned ‘The Year Of The Popsicle’. Time to pass the crown, Ice Cream Sandwich.” In Los Angeles, the recently launched PopCycle offers […]

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