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Jamie Oliver Tells What’s In Ice Cream And I May Never Eat It Again [VIDEO]

Jamie Oliver Tells What’s In Ice Cream And I May Never Eat It Again [VIDEO]

Beaver anal glands in your vanilla ice cream?  So Jamie Oliver, celebrity chef and star of “Jamie Oliver Food Revolution” claims on a publicity stop on the David Letterman show. 

I may now officially be done with ice cream.

Watch the video below, via The Frisky:


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6:46PM PST on Feb 11, 2014

Noted. Thanks for sharing info which I will now research myself...

7:37PM PDT on Apr 3, 2012

Just as disgusting as beaver anal glands, ice cream is made from the bodily secretions of a large animal, kept in a far from natural environment and fed things it was not meant to eat. Does anyone remember the amount of pus that's allowed to be in milk products? How about antibiotics and hormones?

12:57PM PDT on Apr 2, 2012

Glad I choose to make sorbet instead.

3:55PM PDT on Mar 31, 2012

I had no idea !!! ice cream is off my list permanently

12:57PM PDT on Mar 31, 2012

It makes you wonder what those "chips" in chocolate chip ice cream really are...

6:50AM PDT on Mar 31, 2012

I don't eat any ice cream because it is made od the breast milk of mother cows. That milk is not for us. We get our first food from the breast milk of our human mothers. Calves need the milk of their own mothers. Would you kneel down, push a newborn calf away from his mother, put your mouth to the breast of a cow, and drink? If you eat ice cream or any other dairy that is exactly what you are doing. Stealing milk from a baby (and killing him instead, for veal).

10:24AM PDT on Sep 16, 2011

Thanks Jamie, you're a star! Whatever will the human race think up next, we truly are a disgrace. Castoreum is used by beavers to scent mark their territory,and to attract a mate. It's there for a purpose, and that purpose is not to flavour uneccessary food for humans. Leave the poor creatures alone can't we?

7:54PM PDT on May 13, 2011


10:19AM PDT on May 13, 2011

Happy I don't take dairy anymore.

10:19PM PDT on May 2, 2011

That's discusting!! I hope it's not in all flavors, but probably is, since the vanilla bean is what flavors vanilla ice cream not beaver anal glands.

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