Ice lolly

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A green ice pop

An ice lolly, ice lollipop, or ice pop, is a frozen snack of flavoured ice. It is made by freezing flavoured liquid (such as fruit juice) or cream around a wooden stick.[1] Once the liquid freezes solid, the stick can be used as a handle to hold the ice pop. In the United States, the snack is also referred to as a popsicle after the brand.

In the city of Liverpool, UK, they use the actual term Lolly Ice as it is a Lolly made of ice, not Ice made of Lolly.

Term usage in UK, USA and Canada[change | change source]

The term ice lolly is used primarily in the United Kingdom, with variations used in other English-speaking countries. In the United States and Canada, the same frozen snack is often termed a 'popsicle' or 'ice pop'. The term has also been used as branding for the tourism website [2] Ice Lolly.

References[change | change source]

  1. "Hawkeshealth.net". Hawkeshealth.net. Retrieved 2011-10-06.
  2. "Ice Lolly". icelolly.info. Archived from the original on 2012-06-07. Retrieved 2012-07-09.