LE MARS, IOWA — Halo Top, a subsidiary of Wells Enterprises, Inc., is introducing a line of keto-friendly ice cream. Made with ultra-filtered skim milk, which provides more protein and fewer calories than regular milk, the products contain 5 to 10 grams of net carbs and 410 to 630 calories per pint.
Halo Top’s Keto Series includes seven flavors: peanut butter chocolate, caramel butter pecan, chocolate cheesecake, jelly donut, berry swirl, banana cream pie and white chocolate macadamia nut.
The peanut butter chocolate variety is a frozen dessert filled with peanut butter, mini peanut butter cups and a chocolate swirl. Each pint contains 630 calories, 8 grams of net carbs, 22 grams of protein and 6 grams of sugar.
The caramel butter pecan ice cream includes buttery caramel syrup and pieces of roasted pecans. Each pint contains 460 calories, 5 grams of net carbs, 19 grams of protein and 4 grams of sugar.
The chocolate cheesecake flavor is made with cheesecake pieces in a chocolate ice cream base. Each pint contains 470 calories, 10 grams of net carbs, 20 grams of protein and 5 grams of sugar.
The jelly donut offering features a strawberry swirl and glazed donut pieces. Each pint contains 450 calories, 7 grams of net carbs, 18 grams of protein and 4 grams of sugar.
The berry swirl variety is loaded with blueberries and strawberries and layered with a swirl of blueberry syrup and strawberry syrup. Each pint contains 410 calories, 8 grams of net carbs, 17 grams of protein and 5 grams of sugar.
The banana cream pie ice cream includes bananas, chocolate syrup and pie flavors. Each pint contains 500 calories, 9 grams of net carbs, 19 grams of protein and 5 grams of sugar.
The white chocolaty macadamia nut flavor is made with macadamia nuts and white chocolate. Each pint contains 460 calories, 8 grams of net carbs, 19 grams of protein and 7 grams of sugar.
“Our brand is focused on making delicious desserts that everyone can feel good about eating, and these new flavors allow us to do that for our fans looking to limit their sugar intake,” said Meg Graeff, senior brand manager of Halo Top, a subsidiary of Wells Enterprises, Inc. “Halo Top is proud to roll out these seven delicious new flavors for our Keto Series, and we can’t wait for our fans to try them all.”
Halo Top Keto Series ice cream is available in 16-oz pints for a suggested retail price of $5.99.