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Jimmies vs. Sprinkles: Why Philly fights over what we call an ice cream topping

Melanie Wong | Aug 20, 201808:13 PM     12

Posting this photo of a frozen custard cone with sprinkles on my personal fb page set off the jimmie vs sprinkles debate among my friends.
https://www.chowhound.com/post/top-ro...

This piece of research was cited so i thought I'd share it here.

Jimmies vs. Sprinkles Why Philly fights over what we call an ice cream topping

And why Mercer County, NJ is the Mason-Dixon line in the war over the term.

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