Archive for August, 2010

Bellvale Farms Creamery

I first tried Bellvale Farms Creamery last summer while hiking along the Appalachian Trail with some friends on a hot summer day. After bushwhacking our way up the sometimes-steep slope for a couple of hours, approaching the charming little building was like finding an oasis in the desert. A huge bucket of icy [...]

Saturday, August 28th, 2010 | Comments Off

The Chocolate Room

This cozy little cafe in Park Slope, Brooklyn, is most famous for its decadent triple layer chocolate cake, but during my most recent visit, I was on a mission to try one of its ice cream sandwiches, hailed by Serious Eats as one of NYC’s top 10 ice cream sandwiches in an article written back [...]

Monday, August 16th, 2010 | No Comments

Big Gay Ice Cream Truck

Yesterday I planned to try a gelato popsicle from Popbar in Greenwich Village, but I was seriously craving a Salty Pimp from the Big Gay Ice Cream Truck. What to do? Well, do what any normal person would do. Get both.
Was it worth it?
Heck yeah. Because otherwise I would [...]

Thursday, August 12th, 2010 | No Comments