Home › Forums › Desserts Forum › Ice Cream & Custards › Ice cream pop sticks › RE: Ice cream pop sticks May 2, 2008 at 3:46 pm #2367004 NYNMMember quote: Originally posted by fabulousoyster Most tongue depressors are made from white birchwood. I think the same wood is used for ice cream sticks and spoons. I think it all comes from our neighbors in China. Well these sticks were not from China or at least not from white birchwood. They were dark brown, grained and hard. But good. Does anyone know what I mean here?