Desserts Task Force

A task force dedicated to the best part of a meal.

About the Desserts Task Force

Welcome to the Desserts task force! Whether you have a big sweet tooth or just want to help out Wikipedia, this is the place for you.

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This task force started out as a WikiProject designed to be a complete resource on ice cream topics including shops, brands and frozen desserts in general. Unfortunately, interest in this project dropped off and it was changed to a task force and merged into the Food and Drink WikiProject. It has been rededicated to the more general, though no less tasty, subject of desserts.

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You can join the project by adding your name to the participants list and placing one of the user boxes (((User Brr1)) or ((User Brr2))) on your user page.

Inactive members

Members that have made no contributions to Wikipedia for over 6 months are listed as inactive.

To add your name, click here

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Ways to contribute

To do list[edit]

This list is transcluded from the to do list page, to edit, click here

Here are some tasks awaiting attention:
  • Article requests : Find/create an article to use as an example of a good ice cream article
  • Expand : Please look through the list of ice cream brands
  • Stubs : Please expand the stub categories
  • Update : Create articles for red brands (see Ice Cream Redlinks)
  • Other : Find, list, use, and cite good sources for writing about ice cream brands, and ice cream in general: trade magazines, corporate histories, cookbooks, etc.


This list is transcluded from the tasks list page, to edit, click here

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Here are some tasks you can do for Desserts Task force:
  • Help bring these Top Importance articles currently B Status or below up to GA status:
  • Bring these Top Importance articles currently at GA status up to FA Status:
  • Articles for creation:
  • Get rid of Trivia sections in articles you are working on.
  • Add the ((wpfood|desserts=yes)) banner to dessert related articles to help bring them to members attention. It could encourage new members to the project too.

Current projects[edit]

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These are the current projects that the Desserts Task Force is working on:
  • (Presently none)

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Community forums

In 2008, a community forum was established to help manage common goals of the associated Food and Drink WikiProjects. The inactive discussion is located here.

Goal specific forums
  • Guidelines forum - This forum has been set up for the various Food and Drink projects to develop a set of Manual of Style guidelines for use in articles under the auspices of all the related Food and Drink WikiProjects and task forces. This would be similar to the MoS guidelines for biographies or legal articles.
  • Restaurant notability guidelines discussion - This guideline is intended to extend WP:CORP, in no way to replace its purpose, in regard to restaurants. It is also not intended to replace, supplant, or otherwise alter the standard notability requirements.

Article information


  • To create/expand articles relating to ice cream by:
  • Giving history about the brand/company
  • Building a comprehensive list of flavors for the brand
  • Give consistent information about each brand
  • An in-depth history to the ice cream inc how it was first made.
  • Expand articles on technology used in commercial ice cream production
  • (Note: Please feel free to add goals for this WikiProject)

Needed articles[edit]

Brands with ### have flavors listed.


To edit this list, click here

Related projects[edit]

Hierarchy of projects[edit]

Wikipedia WikiProject Culture

→ Wikipedia WikiProject on Food and Drink
Desserts task force and our sibling task forces



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Desserts Task force
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Optional user box
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This Dessert Task Force Participant enjoys ice cream.
((User Brr2))
  • (({1))} (optional): Provide links (if possible) to your favorite flavor and product.
For easy copy and paste examples, see the instructions.

Project Banner[edit]

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WikiProject Food and drink / Desserts (Rated Project-class)
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This article is within the scope of WikiProject Food and drink, a collaborative effort to improve the coverage of food and drink related articles on Wikipedia. If you would like to participate, please visit the project page, where you can join the discussion and see a list of open tasks.
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