Yes Pecan! Eick January 7, 2009 Desserts, Politics 3 Comments In the seemingly never-ending string of Barack Obama related food stories, comes the news that for the next month, Ben & Jerry’s is renaming its Butter Pecan flavor “Yes Pecan.”Â All proceeds from sales of the ice cream during January will be donated to the Common Cause Education Fund. What took you so long Ben & Jerry’s? I reported back in March that Slate’s contest had identifiedÂ ”Yes, Pecan!” as the best potential Obama related flavor. The following two tabs change content below.BioLatest Posts Eick Latest posts by Eick (see all) Live in DC? Do More Tomorrow! - June 5, 2013 Surge Wins Discontinued Foods Bracket! - April 12, 2013 Discontinued Foods Bracket FINAL VOTE: Surge vs. Planter’s Cheez Balls - April 10, 2013 3 Responses Diane January 8th, 2009 I think this is just awesome. I will definetly buy it and try it. I’m a huge fan of Americone-dream the one for Steven Cobert- Love you Ben & Jerry’s! Reply Mark at Common Cause January 9th, 2009 Hey there, this is Mark from Common Cause. In addition to Ben and Jerry’s donating associated proceeds to Common Cause, they will also be donating $1 for each person who joins the Common Cause Facebook cause. So stop by and say hi, join, and eat ice cream! Reply Leave a Reply Cancel Reply Your email address will not be published. Name* Email* Website Comment Current day month ye@r * Leave this field empty * Notify me of follow-up comments by email. Notify me of new posts by email.