Archive for the 'three cones' Tag

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 water would […]

Saturday, August 28th, 2010 | Comments Off on Bellvale Farms Creamery

Humphry Slocombe

I first heard of Humphry Slocombe when its proscuitto ice cream was highlighted in the “Totally Unexpected” episode of Food Network’s “The Best Thing I Ever Ate”, and since then I’d been dying to make a trip to San Francisco to try it. Some people might have been turned off by the sight of a […]

Wednesday, July 21st, 2010 | No Comments

Cones Ice Cream Artisans

This popular West Village gelateria was started by two brothers from Buenos Aires more than 10 years ago, and to this day you can still find long lines stretching out the door on hot and humid summer days. If you like standing in line, this is the place for you. Or maybe the photo of […]

Sunday, May 16th, 2010 | No Comments

Emack and Bolio’s

Last week some friends and I decided to hit the St. Patrick’s Day parade in New York City. We had a late start, though, and by the time we reached the starting point at 44th Street and 5th Avenue we could see the tail end of the parade moving further away from us, traveling uptown. […]

Wednesday, March 24th, 2010 | No Comments

Meyer Dairy

Last week, my friend and I made a last-minute decision to drive out to Punxsutawney, PA, from New York City, to check out the Groundhog Day festivities.  Yes, it may seem quirky, but how could we pass up the opportunity to experience a uniquely American tradition?  Involving a cute, cuddly creature?  And top hats??  All […]

Sunday, February 7th, 2010 | 2 Comments