Golden Gaytime and Violet Crumble combine in new ice cream

When two-be-crumb-one! Aussie classics Golden Gaytime and Violet Crumble combine to become the ultimate ice cream

  • Streets and Robern Menz have announced the delicious ice cream combination
  • Foodies on social media were ecstatic at the news and couldn’t wait to try them
  • The ice cream will roll out across supermarkets around Australia from October 1

Australian brand Streets have whipped up a delicious ice cream mash-up of a Violet Crumble-inspired Golden Gaytime, sending foodies into a spin.

Marking a place in Australian treat history, two beloved icons have crumb together to create the ultimate ice cream, retailed at $3.70.

The ice cream combines the delectable chocolate and honeycomb flavours of the Violet Crumble and the iconic crumb of the Golden Gaytime.

The new creation, which was acquired by Australian confectionery company Robern Menz back in 2018, is now gearing up to celebrate one year of production back on Australian turf, in its hometown of Adelaide.

Streets ice cream have whipped up a delicious mash-up of Golden Gaytime and Violet Crumble, sending foodies into a spin 

‘We are over the moon to be working with a treasured brand like Golden Gaytime; it’s such a delightful way to celebrate our first birthday,’ marketing manager of Robern. Menz says Polly Love.

‘We can’t wait for Australians to try out this outstanding flavour combination this summer.’

Streets Brand Manager said: ‘Partnering with an iconic brand like Violet Crumble is something we’re so excited about as we know how loved the delicious Aussie chocolate is. 

‘We can’t wait for our customers to have a taste of the choc-honeycomb goodness, wrapped up in our delicious Gaytime crumb.’

The news of the launch first emerged on Facebook – much to the delight of fans everywhere – as foodies raved over the mash-up of the iconic ice cream and chocolate bar.

Drawing lovers of both ice cream and chocolate together did not appear to be a difficult challenge as people celebrated in comments online

Drawing lovers of both ice cream and chocolate together did not appear to be a difficult challenge as people celebrated in comments online

‘What a time to be alive!’ One person said.

‘Okay this couldn’t be more perfect. What a match made in heaven,’ another woman said. 

Another said: ‘This is speaking my name!’ 

‘Ain’t no time like Gaytime,’ a man joked referencing the iconic slogan.

And another person said: ‘I’ve always wondered what heaven would look like, now I know.’ 

Others seemed they were not on board with the mash-up.

‘I’m just not sure about this. Those are my favourite ice creams and I’m not sure you should mess with perfection…,’ one said.

Another said: ‘Not that fussed on Gaytime. Love violet crumble. Combination – not sure either.’ 

And another said: ‘Not sure they should mess with the original.’ 

The Violet Crumble Golden Gaytime is currently available in selected convenience stores but will be rolling out through freezer aisles of supermarkets and service stations across Australia from October 1.