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Ben and Jerry Unveils '30 Rock'-Themed Flavor as Show Airs Final Episode

February 1, 2013 (7:28 am) GMT
The new flavor is Liz Lemon Greek Frozen Yogurt, which is named after Tina Fey's character on the NBC comedy series.

Ben & Jerry marked the end of "" by unveiling its new flavor, which is inspired by the NBC comedy. On Thursday, January 31, the Vermont-based ice-cream company announced Liz Lemon Greek Frozen Yogurt with a Blueberry Lavender Swirl would be available for purchase this spring.

"It's as sweet and tart as Liz Lemon herself," said Ben & Jerry's co-founder Jerry Greenfield of the flavor which is named after 's character. Before Liz Lemon, the company has released 's Americone Dream, 's Vermonty Python and 's Late Night Snack to honor the comedians.

On the same day Ben & Jerry revealed its new flavor, "30 Rock" aired its last episode after seven seasons. The show had a sentimental farewell as the characters found a way to say "I love you" to each other. "There's a reason people don't say honest goodbyes. It's because when stuff is coming to an end, people freak out and they act crazy," Liz told Tracy.

The one-hour series finale also saw the return of guest stars and as Jack's ex-girlfriends, and as one of Liz's ex-boyfriends. "" stars and , and the Democratic leader in the U.S. House of Representatives, Nancy Pelosi, made appearances as well.

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