What came first blizzard or McFlurry?
The first Dairy Queen opened in 1940, and the Blizzard came into existence in 1985. As a contrast, the first McDonald's opened in 1955, and the “McFlurry” came out in 1998.
What’s the difference between a blizzard and ice cream?
The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) requires a minimum 10% butterfat content in ice cream, but DQ soft serve only has a 5% content. … If you've ever compared how quickly a Blizzard melts compared to hard ice cream, you'll have noticed that Blizzards become liquidy much faster.