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Osaka-ya (snow cones, ice cream, manju, mochi), Sacramento - anyone?

by hhc 7 years ago

I read about Osaka-Ya from a poster on the SF Bay Area board. Made fresh daily for 43yrs. Anyone else have experien...

Melanie Wong commented 8 hours ago

Salmiakki Ice Cream in the Bay Area?

by TLX 1 year ago

Hello! I really want to try salmiakki ice cream but I don't think any online store will be able to ship ice cream ...


niklinna commented 1 day ago

Sugar-free/low-carb icecream for diabetics?

by Kajikit 5 years ago

DH has requested icecream... so I bought a few brands to try, and they all taste very different. Publix sugar-free va...

Ttrockwood commented 3 days ago

does SEALTEST still exist??

by mark grossman 13 years ago

does the sealtest brand of milk/ice cream/cottage cheese still exist in the USA?? according to some web research, it ...


iboo53 commented 3 days ago

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Pacheco's Paleteria y Neveria y Agua | East Salinas

by Melanie Wong 3 days ago

Last week I spotted this storefront for Pacheco Paleteria y Neveria y Agua at 1033 E. Alisal St in Salinas. Very exci...

Chimney Cone at Garden Creamery in the Mission, SF

by hhc 1 month ago

Tried out the new ice cream shop in the Mission because of the Chimney Cone everyone on Instagram is getting. For now...


Dude Swenson commented 5 days ago

What is the difference between a shake and a malt?

by steakrules85 10 years ago

I don't want to sound dumb but what is the difference between them. I know a malt uses "malted milk" whatever that is...


DiscerningPalate1126 commented 7 days ago

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Dairy Queen - Free Cone Day, Monday March 20

by Melanie Wong 9 days ago

"DQ is bringing summer early on #FreeConeDay. The day where DQ gives a free small vanilla cone to every Fan in Americ...

Favorite Ice Cream 2017

by Caitlin McGrath 1 month ago

Every season is ice cream season in the Bay Area. Here's the place to share the good stuff you encounter this year.


virtualguthrie commented 20 days ago

homemade ice cream vs. store bought ice cream

by hobbess 7 years ago

What will the difference be between making my own ice cream at home vs. buying ice cream from the store? What are ...


mechell24 commented 22 days ago

JoJo's Creamery Opening in Encinitas

by craigleach21 26 days ago

Really excited about JoJo's creamery opening sometime the week of March 6 in the Encinitas Lumberyard. Their slogan: ...


littlestevie commented 26 days ago

Problems with ice cream maker -- Cuisinart Ice-20

by Maggiethecat 5 years ago

I have this ice cream maker: This is...


alexrander commented 29 days ago

Viennetta Ice Cream - where can I find it?

by Colleen 11 years ago

Remember the TV commercial that had no actors, only hand models? And all the hands reach in to take the last bite of...


Mattig commented 1 month ago

Where can I find Heavenly Hash ice cream

by LeeAnn 12 years ago

When I was a little girl there was a flavor called Heavenly Hash by a company named Sealtest(sp?)If anyone remembers ...


PiscesBaby commented 1 month ago

Thrifty's Ice Cream on the East Coast?

by ksherl 9 years ago

Does anyone know where I can find Thrifty's Chocolate Malted Crunch anywhere on the East Coast? Or if I can buy it a...


pcouncilor commented 1 month ago

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The Penny Ice Creamery Pleasure Point | Santa Cruz

by Melanie Wong 2 months ago

In the handful of years since The Penny Ice Creamery opened in Santa Cruz, a few times I've failed to drop in when pa...

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Coletta Gelato, SF w/ PICS

by hhc 2 months ago

Tried out Coletta Gelato it's on Harrison St & 3rd. Down 3rd from SFMOMA so stop over here afterwards! Noah was w...

Homemade Ice Cream Troubleshooting

by MsJunsu 4 years ago

Hi! I have a Cuisinart Ice Cream Maker that I bought from Costco and have tried making homemade ice cream twice now (...

Science Chick commented 2 months ago

Ice cream challenge summer: peach and pistachio surprise

by Nyleve 4 years ago

So this one came to me by accident. I was leafing through the summer issue of the LCBO's Food and Drink magazine and ...


Nyleve commented 2 months ago

Spumoni?? (Other than Dreyer's....)

by janetofreno 9 years ago

My husband loves spumoni ice cream. It is his comfort food, what can I say. We'd both had a rough week, so tonigh...


Jessey commented 2 months ago

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