'I'm an ice cream guy': Joe Biden takes most Joe Biden picture ever eating a scoop

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It just doesn’t get any more chill than this.

Vice President Joe Biden was snapped out and about in perfect Joe Biden form on Wednesday, enjoying a scoop of ice cream while rocking his signature aviators and flashing cash like a boss.

Vice President Joe Biden, right, gets ready to pay for an ice cream cone after a campaign rally for U.S. Sen. Jeff Merkley in Portland, Ore., Wednesday,Don Ryan / Today

The Veep, who was in Portland, Oregon to help Sen. Jeff Merkley with his bid for a second term, surprised workers and customers with an unannounced stop at Salt and Straw, a popular local ice cream shop.

He reportedly asked for the flavor closest to chocolate chip, and wound up with a scoop of "chocolate wood block" as well as a second scoop of vanilla, according to The Associated Press.

Noting that Merkley told him the shop had "the best ice cream in town," Biden then declared the obvious: "I’m an ice cream guy.”

Biden paid for his ice cream and Merkley's.Don Ryan / Today

The real treat was the chance to enjoy the almost-too-good-to-be-true photo of Biden, who is no stranger to both ice cream and going viral.

Plus, it gave us the excuse to go back into his ice cream-eating archives. Summer might be over, but these great shots of Biden satisfying his sweet tooth can be enjoyed all year long:

Biden eats an ice cream cone at the Windmill Ice Cream Shop in Aliquippa, Pennsylvania, August 29, 2008, while campaigning with Obama.SAUL LOEB / Today

When two scoops were better than one:

Biden and Barack Obama enjoy ice cream cones as they speak with local residents at the Windmill Ice Cream Shop in Aliquippa, Pennsylvania, August 29, 2008.SAUL LOEB / Today

Soft serve also hits the spot:

Biden talks with Lisa McIntosh of Lewisburg, Ohio, as he stops for an ice cream cone at a Dairy Queen, Saturday, Sept. 8, 2012, in Nelsonville, Ohio.Carolyn Kaster / Today

Can't get enough? You're in luck: There's an entire blog dedicated to chronicling Biden's adventures in ice cream.

Meena Hart Duerson and Danielle Brennan contributed to this post.