Friday, November 26, 2021

Milk Bar Pie Ice Cream

[New for 2021] Milk Bar has joined other high profile ice cream shops that have decided to branch in to your local freezer aisle. There are currently five regular flavors and two limited editions that are available. In my case, I found all 7 at my local Whole Foods. I was leaning towards heavily towards the seasonal stuff, but then I decided to hold off and go with....

Milk Bar Pie Ice Cream
deep vanilla ice cream with gooey butter filling and toasted oat crust

Saturday, November 20, 2021

Baskin-Robbins Snickerdoodle Chai Ice Cream

[New for Nov 2021] Recently I've been asking people if their 2021 has been any better than 2020, and in general, everyone seems to agree that 2021 isn't any better. Yes somethings are better, but then there seems to be match of things that are worse. That said, one of the bright spots has been these cool Baskin-Robbins packages that have been arriving at the beginning of the month. I dig what the marketing team is doing here and I can't wait to try....

Baskin-Robbins Snickerdoodle Chai Ice Cream
vanilla chai flavored ice cream contains chewy snickerdoodle dough pieces
and a cinnamon streusel swirl

Sunday, November 14, 2021

Van Leeuwen Vanilla Ice Cream

Ok, last of the Van Leeuwen pints for awhile (next up, who knows!). 

Van Leeuwen Vanilla Ice Cream

Sunday, November 7, 2021

Van Leeuwen Earl Grey Tea Ice Cream

So I actually bought 3 Van Leeuwen pints at Stop & Shop because... well, because I wanted to. That and I don't go to Stop & Shop very often anymore. Now tea flavored ice creams are rare (only my Tea-rrific reviews come to mind), so expected are.... tempered.

Van Leeuwen Earl Grey Tea Ice Cream
(made with Rishi tea leaves and a bit of citrus oil)

Sunday, October 31, 2021

Van Leeuwen Honeycomb Ice Cream

I've been walking past Van Leeuwen for years and it's time I finally review them. See, a few weeks ago, I had their vanilla ice cream over at my in-laws and I realized that I have waited way too long to try them. That tasty pint convinced me that it's time to plop down $5.99 for...

Van Leeuwen Honeycomb Ice Cream
(no official "simple" description)