Mac and cheese-flavored ice cream hits freezers this week

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It’s comfort food — in a cone.

A limited-edition macaroni and cheese-flavored ice cream hit freezers nationwide this week, Brooklyn-based ice cream maker Van Leeuwen and Kraft Heinz announced.

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The cheesy frozen treat went on sale for $12 a pint on Wednesday, marking National Macaroni & Cheese Day, the companies said.

Van Leeuwen and Kraft announced a unique new collaboration Tuesday. (

It will be available for purchase in Van Leeuwen’s stores across the country as well as online while supplies last.

The companies described the ice cream as a “cool, creamy scoop of ice cream that brings that comforting, nostalgic feeling from a warm bowl of Kraft Macaroni & Cheese.”

“We know that there is nothing more refreshing on a hot summer day than ice cream. That is why we wanted to combine two of the most iconic comfort foods to create an ice cream with…

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