Brigham's Ice Cream
is an ice cream
manufacturer and restaurant chain that operates throughout New England
. It is based in Arlington, Massachusetts
. The company maintains a strong regional identity going out of its way to use regional terms such as "wicked" (extremely) and "frappe
with ice cream
), and makes reference to events with special significance to New Englanders, such as the Big Dig
and the 2004 World Series
Brigham's was founded in 1924 by Edward L. Brigham in Newton Highlands, Massachusetts
. In 1929, it merged with Symmes' Durand Company, and began to shift is focus from Newton to Boston. In the 1960s, they merged with Star Markets
. In 1993, Brigham's bought Élan Frozen Yogurt, expanding its menu. Today, there are 27 locations throughout Massachusetts. Although November and December are traditionally the worst months for ice cream retail, these are the months Brigham's has its highest sales. On June 27
, Brigham's was officially purchased by HP Hood LLC
and Luke Cooper of Deal Metrics, LLC.
Not all flavors are available at all venues.
- Big Dig - Vanilla loosely mixed with liquid caramel, with brownie and chocolate pieces added.
- Black Rasberry - Black Rasberry frozen yogurt.
- Chocolate Chip - Vanilla with chocolate chips added.
- Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough - Vanilla with chocolate chips and cookie dough chunks added.
- Chronicle Coffee Crunch
- Coffee Fudge - Coffee flavor loosely mixed with fudge sauce. (Appears to have been discontinued in 2008 under Hood's Management. Available as one of their new "Light Churned" low fat flavors starting in Mid-2008.)
- Dice-Kream (originally called Reverse the Curse, prior to the 2004 Red Sox World Champions title, then renamed Curse Reversed!, until 2007) - Vanilla with chocolate-coated peanuts and chocolate-coated caramel pieces, loosely mixed with fudge sauce.
- Frozen Pudding
- iParty No Bake Cake
- Irish Coffee
- Just Jimmies
- Mint Chocolate Chip - Mint with chocolate chips added.
- Mocha Almond - A combination of chocolate and coffee flavoring with almonds added.
- Mocha Chip - A combination of chocolate and coffee flavoring with chocolate chips added.
- '''Orange Pineapple
- Peppermint Stick - Mint with peppermints added.
- Quack Tracks - Vanilla swirled with chocolate fudge and mini peanut butter cups.
- Rainbow Sherbert - A combination of Lemon, Lime, and Raspberry flavoring in sherbet.
- Raspberry Lime Rickey Sherbet - A combination of raspberry and lime flavoring in sherbet.
- Turtle Fudge - Vanilla swirled with fudge and peanut butter filled chocolate turtles, with no sugar added.
- Vanilla Frozen Yogurt
- Vanilla with Oreo Cookies
- Whoopie Pie - Chocolate loosely mixed with frosting.
- Wicked Chocolate - Chocolate loosely mixed with fudge, with brownie pieces added.
- Xtreme Razberry - A raspberry ice cream with raspberry filled chocolate cups and fudge mixed in.