Archive for April, 2010

Max’s Best Ice Cream and Sandwich Shop

My friend and I made this colorful ice cream shop near the Vice President’s residence our last food stop in D.C. before heading back to NYC. Homemade ice cream (over 100 flavors throughout the year!) plus the fact that Max and his wife still run the shop themselves (this is their 19th year) were too […]

Sunday, April 25th, 2010 | No Comments

Dolcezza Artisanal Gelato

Before heading down to Washington, D.C. recently for a short trip, my friend suggested this Argentinian gelato shop in Georgetown, and I will forever owe her many thanks for it. She praised it so effusively that I was bound to be disappointed – using her hands to indicate how Dolcezza compared to all other ice […]

Monday, April 19th, 2010 | 2 Comments

Van Leeuwen Artisan Ice Cream

This has long been on my list of “To Try” ice cream places, so I was very happy when my friend and I found ourselves near Van Leeuwen’s new brick-and-mortar shop in Brooklyn last week, and on a warm, sunny day to boot. The shop is small and charming, with a delightful painting of their […]

Tuesday, April 6th, 2010 | No Comments