Ben & Jerry's, New Belgium Introduce Beer-Flavored Ice Cream

The ice cream concoction — named Salted Caramel Brown-ie Ale — will feature ale-flavored ice cream with fudge brownies and ribbons of caramel.

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(Photo courtesy of Ben and Jerry's website)Earlier this year, Ben & Jerry's and New Belgium Brewing included the Vermont ice cream maker's flavors in a new beer.

Now, the Colorado-based craft brewer is returning the favor.

The companies, which announced their partnership in April, on Wednesday unveiled a Ben & Jerry's ice cream based on Salted Caramel Brownie Brown Ale.

The ice cream concoction — named Salted Caramel Brown-ie Ale — will feature ale-flavored ice cream with fudge brownies and ribbons of caramel.

A portion of the proceeds from the ice cream, like the beer, will go toward Protect Our Winters, a group that organizes winter sports enthusiasts in the fight against climate change.

In addition, the companies also unveiled eight recommended pairings of New Belgium beers and Ben & Jerry's ice cream this week, as well as a "tried-and-true pour-over method" to serve them in a single dish.

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