Ultimate Flavor Tournament (Round One): Eight more flavors, but only four will win

Posted by Turkey Hill Team on March 28th, 2017

The Ultimate Flavor Tournament rolls on with four more match-ups of retired flavors. Your votes in the polls on the right will determine the winners, which will move on to the next round of competition. At the end of the tournament one retired flavor will be left standing and will return to the Turkey Hill line-up!

Cast your vote in the polls in the right hand sidebar of the blog AND leave a comment with your favorites. At the end of the tournament, we’ll choose one comment at random from all the comments left during the tournament to win a ONE YEAR supply of ice cream! We’re also posting match-ups on our Facebook page, so follow us there and cast your votes for another chance to win the grand prize. May the best retired flavor win!


Dulce De Leche vs. Dutch Neapolitan

Dulce de Leche (2000-2001, 2003) – Ribbons of creamy caramel ripple swirled throughout caramel ice cream

Dutch Neapolitan (1991-1995) – Our original vanilla, famous dutched cocoa, and butter almond ice cream


Fried Ice Cream vs. German Chocolate Cake

Fried Ice Cream (2007-2013) – Cinnamon ice cream swirled with cinnamon sopapilla and sweet tostada pieces

German Chocolate Cake (2004-2005, 2007, 2009-2010) – Caramel, almonds, coconut, and chocolate cake pieces in chocolate ice cream


Hazelnut Fudge vs. Honey Vanilla

Hazelnut Fudge (1996) – Choco hazelnuts and rich hazelnut fudge sprinkled throughout vanilla ice cream

Honey Vanilla (1998) – Vanilla ice cream flavored with golden honey


Irish Coffee Cookies ‘n Cream vs. Mint Cookies ‘n Cream

Irish Coffee Cookies ‘n Cream (1996) – Irish coffee ice cream with scoops of chocolate cookie pieces

Mint Cookies ‘n Cream (1991-1995) – Cool mint ice cream with heaping scoops of chocolate cookie pieces

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95 Responses to “Ultimate Flavor Tournament (Round One): Eight more flavors, but only four will win”

  1. Donna McCauley says:

    I would love my favs win and me too

  2. Denise Wilson says:

    Love the change to the match ups this year

  3. Elaine says:

    looking forward to the next round

  4. Virginia says:

    How did I miss the existence of all these flavors? Let’s bring them all back.

  5. Robin Ames says:

    Very interesting flavors involved… it’s fun to vote on ’em!

  6. Michelle M says:

    Voted! Cannot wait until the next round!!

  7. Lisa B Kerstein says:

    Some really interesting and unusual choices. Would love to win the tournament and looking forward to seeing which flavor returns.

  8. Sue Carper says:

    Sorry to say I’ve never tasted any of these past flavors in the contest,,, Thanks to my local stores,,,,, Hopefully I’ll get to taste some of them after the contest is over?

  9. Bernadette Deitrick says:

    Hazelnut Fudge would be my favorite of the 8…… but time will tell!!!

  10. Donna Keller says:

    Would love to have no sugar added, Butter pecan ice cream.

  11. Sheila says:

    Please let Dulce De Leche win!

  12. mary lichty says:

    I really like any chocolate but that vanilla honey is so good.Just bought the gelato caramel chocolate cookies.Sinfull also

  13. sue frantz says:

    All the flavors sound SOOO good I want to try them all!

  14. Tom Piecuch says:

    Yeah!! Ice Cream Go Go GO!!!

  15. mark johnston says:


  16. diane says:

    I voted-hope that they win but all TH ice creams are winners with me!!

  17. donna pancoast says:

    Wish all these flavors could return! So hard to choose!

  18. Pam says:

    Enjoying revisiting flavors from the past!

  19. CHRISTINE says:


  20. caroline from manalapan says:

    Not too happy with any of the choices since my favorite which was discontinued (Orange Grove) is not one of them. Voted for hubby who is a chocolate nut

  21. Starknitter says:

    Alas. my favorite Chocolate Cherry Cordial didn’t make it.

    I guess I will just have to console myself by savoring what ever does wi!

  22. Ron says:

    One of my favorite times of the year! Can’t wait to see this years winner!

  23. Jim in SOMD says:

    This is a most interesting tournament. Great change from previous years. Go TH!

  24. Mike Swope says:

    No flavors with nuts.

  25. cheryl white says:

    I always look forward to these flavor contest Anything from Turkey Hill will do. LOOOOOOVE it!!

  26. Heather Bruinsma says:

    Ooooo……Irish Coffee Cookies ‘n Cream sounds awesome. And the Dutch Neapolitan sounds interesting.

  27. Ann King says:

    It should be German Chocolate Cake this time. That was one of my favs.

  28. Evelyn & Fred Ross says:

    All of the flavors sound absolutely luscious. I can’t believe that we missed them, because we eat some every night. We love them all.

  29. Evelyn & Fred Ross says:

    All of the flavors sound absolutely luscious. I can’t believe that we missed them, because we eat some every night. We love them all. I don’t know why I get the same comment every time I write something!

  30. Lois Doyle says:

    German Chocolate – all the way!

  31. Kelly says:

    Voted!!! I want to taste these!!!

  32. I voted! Lots of great flavors. But honestly, I don’t like mint.

  33. Sally says:

    I don’t remember most of these flavors. I think mint cookies ‘n cream and german chocolate cake sound the best in this round.

  34. My son wants german chocolate cake not me i want honey vanilla

  35. JANET says:

    German Chocolate Cake and Dulce de Leche

  36. Janet Smith says:

    Alas, my favorite didn’t make it to this round. Some of these are rather unusual.

  37. Linda Savitz says:

    I love the chocolate ones!! I vote for them!!

  38. leecarr says:

    I do not remember this flavor
    Irish Coffee Cookies ‘n Cream (1996)
    but I hope it comes back soon

  39. LB says:

    Fried ice cream sounds so good!!

  40. Carol says:

    Irish Coffee and Cookies sounds SO good!

  41. Susan J says:

    The Irish Coffee Cookies and Cream sounds fabulous!

  42. Maryann Striff says:

    I voted! They all sound great, hard choice, but I picked what I would like!! Thank you Turkey Hill!!

  43. Pam says:

    Too bad the Irish Coffee Cookies ‘n Cream is in the same match-up with the Mint Cookies ‘n Cream! They both deserve to continue on in the tournament.

  44. Laurie Brahl says:

    I think I need a bowl of ice cream!

  45. As an “oldie” myself, I’m happy to see any or all of these flavors back in my grocer’s freezer!

  46. Joan says:

    Some of the old flavors sound terrific. Can’t wait to see which flavors win.

  47. Cate Weeder says:

    If you live in an area where you can not buy Turkey Hill ice cream, can you buy it from the company and have it delivered?

  48. Liz S. says:

    My favorites are Hazelnut Fudge and Dulce De Leche.

  49. Ken Kerstein says:

    vote for dulche de leche, german choc. cake, honey vanilla, andmint cookie and cream

  50. debbie f says:

    some tough choices to make…Fried Ice Cream against German Chocolate Cake… which one do I Choose

  51. Peggy says:

    It was a tough one but I voted.

  52. Marion says:

    A lot of these flavors are new to me! Apparently my local grocery store is not getting them in! That Irish Coffee sounds good!

  53. Sarah says:

    Let’s hear it for Mint Cookies ‘n Cream!

  54. I hope that me and my favorites win.

  55. gianna says:

    Can’t wait for next round!

  56. Mary Anne Powell says:

    Not easy choices again! Would love to see these all back.

  57. I never heard of these flavors. The German Chocolate caught my eye

  58. Barb says:

    Can’t wait to see who wins!

  59. Max Bentzel says:

    They all sound good to me.

  60. Lisa Krajewski says:

    “Chocolate Malt Chip” would be awesome if that came back!!!

  61. sandi mojzuk says:

    No matter the flavor as long as it is Turkey Hill.. Wonder what it would be like just to put ALL of the flavors into one ..LOL So, since that ain’t gonna happen, I will simply go with the German Chocolate Cake flavor…

  62. Amy says:

    More great flavors to pick from. Would love to see German Chocolate Cake or Mint cookies ‘n Cream come back.

  63. KimB says:

    I’m hoping German Chocolate Cake and Mint Cookies ‘n Cream make it to the next round;

  64. Marge says:

    They all sound yummy

  65. Amy Beres says:

    German Chocolate Cake sounds so good!

  66. Pat says:

    Dutch Neapolitan sounds wonderful…

  67. Edward Brown says:

    I know what I like in my ice cream!! So I hope my flavors win and just maybe I could win also?

  68. Teresa Motz says:

    So sad I gave up sweets for Lent – this contest is giving me ice cream cravings 🙂

  69. Debra Rusovick says:

    None of my favorites advanced but I voted anyway because I would love to win some Turkey Hill Ice Cream.

  70. Sandra Carpenter says:

    Difficult decisions – dulche de leche, fried ice cream, honey vanilla, and mint cookie and cream – next round will be even harder to choose.

  71. Harriet Goldstein says:

    I voted, but I did not see my favorite All Natural Cherry Vanilla.

  72. Someone was definitely thinking outside the box here.

  73. Elsie Nicolette says:

    This tournament reminds me of flavors I had enjoyed and forgotten (like Mint Cookies n Cream) and others I would like to try for the first time (like German Chocolate Cake)!

  74. Terry says:

    Wow, the designs of those ice cream containers are just dandy.

  75. I never tasted Irish Coffee Cookies and Cream, but it sounds wonderful, so I hope this one wins!

  76. I never tasted Irish Coffee Cookies and Cream, but it sounds yummy, so I hope this one wins!

  77. Karen says:

    I can’t believe these were retired. WHY WHY WHY 🙂

  78. Karen says:

    I literally can’t pick on at least two of the four. Both sound fantastic. This is a all such a tease.

  79. pat says:

    can not wait to see the winner

  80. jay says:

    Honey Vanilla; sweet & simple

  81. Joseph says:

    They all sound great

  82. Brenda Books says:

    I love them all. I can’t pick one or two

  83. Betty says:

    love them all

  84. Lori Christy says:

    I remember Fried Ice Cream–it was delicious! My vote this round is definitely for Fried Ice Cream!!!

  85. Kevin R says:

    Hope they have Whoopie Pie to vote for in the upcoming rounds!

  86. Mark Gabel says:

    Fried ice cream is goooooooddd!!

  87. Peg says:

    1 favorite is still in the race.

  88. Tish says:

    I scream. You scream. We all scream for ice cream!

  89. kainatt says:

    i want ice cream maker with receipes

  90. Donna Turello says:


  91. Susan says:

    Fried ice cream sounds fun. I wonder if people would buy it? These flavors are interesting.

  92. Susan says:

    Fried ice cream is fun.

  93. Lisa S says:

    So many flavors that I would love to try but so little time. SO VOTE PEOPLE…LOL

  94. IceCreamFiend says:

    So much tasty fun!

  95. Kathy says:

    Wish they could all win – they are all SOOOO good!

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