Read more at Character Media

— by Cu Fleshman: As the temperatures ramp up, you might be daydreaming about a big scoop of vanilla or chocolate ice cream to help you cool off. Hey—there’s a reason July is National Ice Cream Month. But if you want to try something new this summer, take a look at these frozen desserts from our neighbors across the Pacific. These ices might not be the same Dairy Queen cones you ate growing up, but they’re sure to curb your craving for something cold and sweet on these hot days…

Image: To kick off National Ice Cream Month, we’re sharing the “ice creams” of Asia, from colorful Filipino halo-halo to deliciously flakey Taiwanese bao bing. (Derral Chen/Creative Commons)

June 29, 2019