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FAQs

Product

Where is Connoisseur Gourmet Ice Cream made?

Connoisseur Gourmet Ice Cream is made in Australia at our factory in Mulgrave, Victoria. As a proudly Australian operated business, we source our ingredients from Australian producers and manufacturers wherever practical.

Is Connoisseur Gourmet Ice Cream pasteurized?

We can confirm that all our products are pasteurised. However Peters Ice Cream is not able to provide advice on the suitability of a product beyond what is stated on our product packaging. As such, we recommend you seek the advice of a suitably qualified dietician, as they would be the most appropriate source of advice concerning your health.

Is Connoisseur Gourmet Ice Cream vegetarian?

The following products are considered vegetarian (may contain milk, eggs, or honey but no other animal ingredients):

Tubs

  • CONNOISSEUR Belgian Chocolate 1L
  • CONNOISSEUR Café Grande 1L
  • CONNOISSEUR Caramel Honey Macadamia 1L
  • CONNOISSEUR Chocolate Brownie Custard 1L
  • CONNOISSEUR Classic Vanilla 1L
  • CONNOISSEUR Cookies & Cream 1L
  • CONNOISSEUR Matcha Green Tea with White Choc 1L
  • CONNOISSEUR Mint & Cookies 1L
  • CONNOISSEUR Derwent Valley Raspberry  & White Chocolate 1L
  • CONNOISSEUR Murray River Salted Caramel & Hazelnut 1L
  • CONNOISSEUR Vanilla Caramel Brownie 1L
  • CONNOISSEUR PLANT BASED Hazelnut Chocolate 1L
  • CONNOISSEUR PLANT BASED Mango Passionfruit 1L

Sticks

  • CONNOISSEUR Roasted Hazelnut
  • CONNOISSEUR Blood Orange & Chocolate
  • CONNOISSEUR Mango & Coconut
  • CONNOISSEUR Mini Cookies & Cream
  • CONNOISSEUR Mini Salted Caramel & Macadamia
  • CONNOISSEUR Mint & Cookies
  • CONNOISSEUR Salted Caramel & Macadamia
  • CONNOISSEUR Almond & Vanilla
  • CONNOISSEUR Vanilla
  • CONNOISSEUR PLANT BASED Coconut Acai Berry
  • CONNOISSEUR PLANT BASED Vanilla Brownie

Is Connoisseur Gourmet Ice Cream gluten free?

The following Connoisseur products are not formulated with any gluten-containing ingredients, however please note that they are manufactured on machines which also manufacture products that contain gluten:

  • CONNOISSEUR Classic Vanilla 1L
  • CONNOISSEUR Classic Vanilla 470ml
  • CONNOISSEUR Camarosa Strawberry 1L
  • CONNOISSEUR PLANT Hazelnut & Chocolate 1L
  • CONNOISSEUR PLANT Acai Berry & Coconut MP4
  • CONNOISSEUR Matcha Green Tea with White Choc 1L

Is Connoisseur Gourmet Ice Cream halal?

While none of our products are Halal certified, we do currently* have a number of products which may be suitable – that is, they are vegetarian (may contain Milk, Eggs, Honey but no other animal products), and do not contain any alcohol.

  • CONNOISSEUR Cookies & Cream (tub and stick)
  • CONNOISSEUR Murray River Salted Caramel & Hazelnut (tub only)
  • CONNOISSEUR Derwent Valley Raspberry & White Chocolate (tub only)
  • CONNOISSEUR Mint & Cookies (tub and stick)
  • CONNOISSEUR Blood Orange & Chocolate (stick only)
  • CONNOISSEUR Belgian Chocolate (tub)
  • CONNOISSEUR Roasted Hazelnut (stick)
  • CONNOISSEUR Classic Vanilla (tub)
  • CONNOISSEUR Vanilla (stick)
  • CONNOISSEUR Chocolate Brownie Custard (tub only)
  • CONNOISSEUR Matcha Green Tea with White Choc
  • CONNOISSEUR PLANT BASED Hazelnut Chocolate
  • CONNOISSEUR PLANT BASED Mango Passionfruit
  • CONNOISSEUR PLANT BASED Vanilla Brownie

*Please note that this information is subject to change.

General

Why are there animals featured on your packaging?

We feature animals across all our C scoops which play a role in the story behind each flavour, either by:

  • Paying tribute to the provenance where we have sourced the hero ingredients from
  • Where the animal is native to that region, or
  • By creating a story in which the flavour is inspired from

Where is Connoisseur Gourmet Ice Cream sold?

Connoisseur Gourmet Ice Cream products are available for purchase Australia-wide at a number of major supermarkets, petrol stations and conveniences stores. Each product page shows where you can purchase each product online. Alternatively please contact our friendly consumer services team by calling Freecall 1800 633 200.

Please check with your local retailer or contact the following customers if you wish for specific suburb availability:

Coles: 1300 725 159

Woolworths: 1300 767 969

Sustainability

Is the packaging recycable?

The wooden sticks are recyclable. They are also compostable, however will take a long time to break down. The tubs used for our CONNOISSEUR 1L range are recyclable and may be placed in kerb-side recycling bins.