It's the official start of Summer and it is already blazing hot in the Lonestar State. The kids are now out of school and families are getting ready to embark on a vacation, the one thing that will be on everyone's mind is how to stay cool.

With Summer activities in full swing, folks will be outdoors enjoying things like fishing, going to the beach, backyard BBQs, swimming, and other Summer fun. One of the things we all need to make sure we do in the Summer months is stay hydrated and drink lots of water.

Sometimes though we want that fun alternative sweet treat to cool us down and who doesn't love ice cream right? Whether you are vanilla, chocolate, strawberry, or like some of those wacky and crazy flavors, a cold bowl of ice cream does the trick, cools you down, and puts a smile on your face.

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A study by Trace One named the favorite ice cream brand in each state across America. When you see the map of the United States here, you will see that different parts of the country are loyal to their favorite brands of ice cream.

For example, they love Baskin Robbins is the favorite on the West Coast while Ben & Jerry's is the most popular in the New England states. The overall choice through America in 22 states is Blue Bell Ice Cream. Blue Bell located right here in the Lonestar state in Brenham, Texas is the overall choice for most Americans.

Texas' Favorite Ice Cream Brand 

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So who do Louisiana folks prefer? Well of course it is Blue Bell ice cream too. So the next time you're at the store, grab some of Texas' favorite ice cream to keep you cool this Summer.

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