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By Victor Moruzzi | Gelato, Ice Cream, Sorbet, Yogurt - Just the Good Stuff: Ideas, Recipes, Tips

Best Ice Cream Spots in the U.S.

Whether it's a Good Humor bar or $10 sundae, Americans love ice cream—and fantastic parlors are creating brilliant flavors with ultracreamy textures …

Dessert

How to Make Caramel Sauce That You'll Want to Put on Everything

This smooth, salty caramel sauce will make your holidays extra sweet.<p>We can all agree that sauce makes just about every savory food better, and the same most definitely goes for dessert. Enter homemade caramel sauce, an irresistibly delicious substance able to improve everything from store-bought …

Recipes

Pineapple-and-Passion-Fruit Givré Recipe

From Daniel Boulud's Favorite Holiday Recipes<p>Sorbet<p><b>Ingredients</b><p>• 2 very ripe pineapples<p>• ½ cup water<p>• 1¾ cups sugar<p>• 1 cup passion-fruit puree or juice<p><b>Directions</b><p>Cut off the crown of one pineapple, starting about 2 inches from the top. Carefully cut around the base of the leaves; keep the bunch …

Baking

9 Places That Show Ice Cream Sandwiches Are Better Without The Cookies

9 Places That Prove Ice Cream Sandwiches Are Better Without Cookies<p>If you'd do anything for a Klondike bar, what would you do for these?<p>Ice cream …

Dessert

Is Ice Cream Healthy? A Nutritionist’s Take on ‘Healthier’ Ice Cream Brands

Here's what you should know about high-protein, low-cal ice creams and dairy-free alternatives before you dig in.<p>OK, I’m just going to say right up …

Venetian Iced Raspberry Cream

Blurring the lines between ice cream and mousse, simplicity and finesse, nostalgia and novelty, this is the kind of dessert that’s hard to categorize …

Baking

4 Low-Carb Ice Cream Recipes You'll Want to Make Right Away

It may be getting colder outside, but that doesn’t mean ice cream is no longer on the brain. In fact, all sorts of seasonal indulgences lie ahead …

Dessert

The 10 Best Places to Order Ice Cream Online

10 of the Best Places to Order Ice Cream Online<p>Place an order, grab a spoon, and dig in.<p>Ordering online has completely changed the way our generation …

How to Make Mason Jar Ice Cream

As a former pastry chef, making ice cream has always been a process. First you make the base—usually a combination of eggs, cream, and sugar—and then …

Dessert

Why Is Soft Serve on So Many Restaurant Menus?

It’s not just because it tastes good<p>Soft serve has long been the preferred accompaniment to a Tastee Freez burger and fries, and the machine-churned frozen dairy treat, pumped into swirled peaks, easily evokes ice cream truck nostalgia. But now, soft serve is also the sole dessert offering at …

Restaurants

The 9 Best Vegan Ice Creams You Can Buy by the Pint

Dessert

The One Ingredient Your Popsicles Have Been Missing

It's been right in your kitchen the entire time.<p>The unofficial end of summer is here, and for many, Labor Day weekend represents the last chance to …

The Best Ice Cream Shop in Every State

D iscerning the absolute best ice cream in a given state is no easy task, because amazing ice cream can turn up literally anywhere. It could come …

15 Healthy-ish Ice Cream And Popsicle Recipes To Beat The Summer Heat

If you’re craving something sweet this summer, check out our favorite ice cream and popsicle recipes that’ll keep you cool.<p><b>RELATED: 10 Dessert Recipes That’ll Satisfy Every Craving</b><p>The following 15 frozen treats are finger-licking delicious...But really, you might need a napkin or two. Smooth, …

Dessert

Vanilla Bean Semifreddo Bars Recipe

<i>Whether you harbor a passion for eggs that fuels your mornings or are simply an admirer from afar, you’ll want a copy of</i> The Perfect Egg<i>. It’s got</i> …

We tried 3 different brands of diet ice cream — and the winner is clear

• <b>We taste tested three different brands of diet ice creams to see which one tasted the best.</b>• <b><br>We tried Halo Top vanilla bean, Enlightened vanilla, and Arctic Zero maple vanilla.</b>• <b><br>We liked Halo Top the best because it had a rich, creamy vanilla flavor and didn't taste like diet ice cream.</b>• <b><br>Enlightened had</b> …

Dessert

38 Absolutely Dreamy Ice Cream Recipes | Epicurious.com

Store-bought coconut ice cream gets a sunny, boozy kick from a pineapple and rum swirl in this easy ice cream inspired by our favorite beach-side …

Recipes

A Complete Taxonomy of New York Ice-Cream Styles

<i>A weeklong series dedicated to exploring everything that’s happening in the world of ice cream right now.</i><p>New York has always been an amazing town for …

Dessert

Vietnamese Coffee Ice Cream

Combine cream, coffee, salt, cardamom, and cinnamon in a 1-qt. saucepan over medium-high heat. Bring to a boil and remove from heat; let steep 20 …

Recipes

The Best Vanilla Ice Cream You Can Buy at the Grocery Store

All right, all right: We give in. We'll sacrifice our bodies to science and taste-test a bunch of different vanilla ice cream flavors (with a side of …

Dessert

The Better Way to Make An Affogato

There's something about an affogato—cold vanilla gelato drowned in piping hot espresso—that makes it an ideal dessert. There's no baking or whipping involved, just two ingredients that create something delightfully complex and perfectly complementary.<p>Given the minimal list of ingredients used, …

Dessert

These 10 Soft-Serve Flavors Are Kind of Mind-Blowing

Our favorite spots across the country are taking the soft-serve you know and love and turning the volume up to 11. And that’s something to scream about. Here's a look at some of our favorite soft-serve flavor combos and toppings to seek out this summer:<p><b>Left: Vanilla with Sprinkles, Nuts, and Chips</b> …

Dessert

Pistachio Gelato

Gelato tastes magical, but making it right is a simple act of science<p>In a heavy-bottomed saucepan, whisk the egg yolks and sugar until well combined. …

Recipes

These 3 Popsicles Sound Weird, but They're Actually Delicious

The best thing about Popsicles? They're served on a stick! Sticks are fun — way more fun that spoons, forks, and even sporks! So your Popsicles …

Frozen

Your Ohio Ice Cream Checklist

If you love ice cream, you need to go to Ohio. Ohio, you might ask? Ohio, we say!<p>If you love ice cream, you've heard of Jeni's Splendid Ice Cream, …

Dessert

Watch: What’s the Best At-Home Ice Cream Maker?

Putting three models to the test with pastry wizard Sam Mason<p>It’s summertime, meaning some of you home cook heroes are likely getting the itch to make your own ice cream — but the question is, which one should you buy? We called in ice cream aficionado Sam Mason of Oddfellows Ice Cream Co. to give …

Dessert

Boozy Soda Floats

As we countdown to summer and set our sights on the warmer days ahead, there are few things on our minds other than frozen treats and frosty …

Beverages

Fully Loaded Brownie Sundae

Let's say you made a batch of our ultimate fudgy brownies and you're asking yourself, Now what? Well, the obvious next move is this: the ultimate …

These Ice Cream Shops Definitely Belong On Your Bucket List

*gets the chills*<p><i>Original article by Nile Cappello for AFAR.</i><p><b>For more dessert travel content from AFAR, check out:</b><p>* Places to Satisfy Your Sweet Tooth Around the World<p>* The Best Sweets in Paris<p>* Rome's Best Gelato<p>* Sweet Treats in L.A.

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