Food and Drink - Fall/Winter 2012 - (Page 130)

>p PRODUCERS Casper’s Ice Cream Inc. The Friendly Choice Casper’s Ice Cream’s FatBoy ice cream sandwiches have put smiles on faces in Utah and nationwide for decades. or many people, the old-fashioned malt shop serving fresh, handmade ice cream is something they’ve only seen in movies or old TV shows. Locals in Providence, Utah, however, don’t need to look very far to find tasty shakes, malts, sundaes and other treats made in much the same fashion as they were decades ago. Casper’s Malt Shoppe in Providence is just the tip of the cone when it comes to its owners’ dedication to making its customers happy. The malt shoppe exclusively offers ice cream products produced by Richmond, Utah-based Casper’s Ice Cream Inc., a company profile family owned company with a deep tradition in the area. Casper’s Ice Cream Inc. Casper’s Ice Cream’s most popular product is Headquarters: Richmond, Utah the FatBoy®, a thick, creamy ice cream sandwich Specialty: Ice cream offered in flavors including vanilla, chocolate, Casper’s Ice Cream: “One of the ways FatBoy Ice Cream gets strawberry, raspberry, cookies and cream, mint involved in our community is by chocolate chip and peppermint. supporting races and race teams.” The company also produces “ice cream sundae 130 food & drink • fall/winter 2012 • << Casper’s Ice Cream’s FatBoy brand ice cream sandwiches are made in much the same manner as they were more than 85 years ago. F on a stick” ice cream bars under the Casco brand. Casper’s Ice Cream’s most recent product is “Active Delights,” a line of probiotic, low-fat ice cream sandwiches. A Family Tradition Casper’s Ice Cream’s origins date back to 1925, when company founder Casper Merrill took milk and cream from his family’s milk cows and made the first “ice cream sundae on a stick” bars in a 10-gallon milk can. Merrill sold the bars at a local Fourth of July event. Shortly afterward, he made the first FatBoy brand sandwich. “Everyone who tried those Casco nut sundaes and FatBoy ice cream sand-

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Food and Drink - Fall/Winter 2012
Tableside Chat
NYC Wine & Food Festival
Going Global
Beverage Focus
Caribou Coffee
Scooter’s Coffee & Yogurt
Barnie’s CoffeeKitchen
Distributors: Food Law
Progressive Gourmet
Rocky Mountain Natural Meats
Seattle Fish Company of New Mexico
Blue Mountain Growers
Dandrea Produce and Wines
Dorr Lobster
Gary’s Seafood and Specialties
Pohl Food Service Inc.
Supply America
Victoria Fine Foods
Bernatello’s Pizza Inc.
Best Mexican Foods
C.F. Gollott & Son
Clipper Seafoods Ltd.
Mountain Foods Products
Siedhoff Distributing
Sterling Pacific Meat
Producers: Business Strategies
Carib Brewery
Heroes Vodka
Mountain Pure Beverage Co.
Deli Express/E.A. Sween Co.
Family Fresh Pack
Haring Catfish Enterprises
Bear Republic Brewing Co.
Demerara Distillers
Walker & Sons Inc. – Slap Ya Mama
DRY Soda Co.
Good Time Beverages
Greencore USA
Jaindl Turkey Farms
McCall Farms
Nuovo Pasta Productions
Brewery Ommegang
R.L. Schreiber
Venus Wafers Inc.
Casper’s Ice Cream
Restaurants: Smart Marketing
Extreme Pizza
Buffalo Wings & Rings
Fatburger North America Inc.
Famous Famiglia
Francesca’s Restaurants Inc.
Aurelio’s Pizza
Yoshinoya America
Crepe Delicious
FREEB!RDS World Burrito
Razzoo’s Cajun Café
Independent Restaurants
Grand Central Oyster Bar and Restaurant
The Alicart Restaurant Group
The Optimist
The Olive Tree Italian Restaurant
The Epicurean Group
Salty’s Seafood Grills
Retailers: Shopper Marketing
Weigel’s Inc.
Royal Buying Group
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