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This Country Eats The Most Ice Cream In The World - And It's Not The U.S. - Food News

This Country Eats The Most Ice Cream In The World - And It's Not The U.S. - Food News
From The Kitchn - July 14, 2017

Ice cream is loved around the globe and if you think the United States is the largest per capita consumer of the treat, it's time to recalibrate your knowledge. According to an annual report from Mintel, the U.S. is neither the country that consumes the most ice cream nor the nation with the highest per capita intake.

Last year, the U.S. scarfed down 2.7 billion liters of ice cream. That's a lot. But not when you consider Chinathe nation that invented the dessertconsumed 4.3 billion liters. It's honestly not too surprising considering China's population is 1.37 billion and the United States is home to 321 million people.

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