I scream, you scream, we all scream for Obama

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe (R) speaks during a bilateral meeting with British Prime Minister David Cameron on the sidelines of the G8 summit on June 17, 2013.

Leaders of some of the world's richest countries meet in Northern Ireland today for the annual G8 summit. High on the agenda will be the conflict in Syria, the issue of tax avoidance and a U.S.-EU free trade deal.

But something else is also on the menu: ice cream. 

An ice cream shop in the nearby town of Enniskillen geared up for the global event by selling eight new flavors of ice cream, one for each Group of Eight leader.

Scroll below to see the flavor connected to each leader, and tell us: Do your taste buds agree?

President Barack Obama (U.S.): Nuts about Obama




President Vladimir Putin (Russia): White Russian




Chancellor Angela Merkel (Germany): Black Forest


Prime Minister Enrico Letta (Italy): Tiramisu


President Francois Hollande (France): Macaroon


Prime Minister Shinzo Abe (Japan): Green Tea


Prime Minister David Cameron (United Kingdom): Eton Mess


Prime Minister Stephen Harper (Canada): Maple & Pecan



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