There are some real artisans out there making ice cream for folks. Delightful frozen sweets with fresh, natural ingredients - made in small batches with loving care. Classics seem new again - strawberry made with fresh, juicy fruit in season; chocolate made with organic, fair-trade ingredients; vanilla made with real vanilla beans.
Experimentation is in, though, and ice cream makers are constantly creating their own modern flavors with a twist - goat cheese with red cherries, sweet corn & raspberries, sweet potato & marshmallow, balsamic strawberry with cracked pepper, Mexican chili chocolate, and the list goes on. Here are some of my favorite ice cream artisans.
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