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Heard You Missed Us, We’re Back!

Heard you missed us, we’re back! We are Bangkok Peanut, Black Currant Frozen Yogurt, Goat Cheese with Red Cherries, Wildberry Lavender, and Yazoo Sue With Rosemary Bar Nuts. And as of today, you can become reacquainted with us all in scoop shops and online. To make way for us, a few flavors have kindly gone on…

Dancing on the Ceiling With Britton’s Royal Mixers

Britton’s Royal Mixers will have your holiday party guests dancing on the ceiling and pulling off all sorts of other cool party tricks—like whipping up regal cocktails without the ol’ plain-Jane ice. These festive ice substitutes, which serve as swanky frozen mixers, include Ndali Estate Vanilla Bean ice cream and four sorbets: Grapefruit; Raspberry; Sugar…

Holiday in the Alps Posters By Mama’s Sauce

  When we were designing our Holiday in the Alps posters, we knew we wanted to team up with someone special to bring them to life. Enter the “Gourmet Print & Design Shoppe” Mama’s Sauce, whose crack team silk-screened the limited edition posters we have available online through the holidays. Mama’s Sauce, founded by Nick…

Mispronunciation Hall of Fame

There’s no denying that Feuerzangenbowle Sorbet, our special Cyber Monday flavor, was a mouthful of a name. But if you found yourself flustered and stumbling over that pile up of consonants and vowels, you won’t be at all abashed when you read the entries in our Mispronunciation Hall of Fame. A few years ago, our…

Cyber Monday Mouthful: Feuerzangenbowle Sorbet

Cyber Monday shoppers, our new limited edition flavor, Feuerzangenbowle Sorbet, is available only online and in select shops, beginning today. The details of today’s deal: 100 pints available online 10 pints available at each of these shops: Short North (Columbus), Southport (Chicago), Westside Provisions (Atlanta), and 12 South (Nashville) $18/pint; includes a recipe card for…

Our Photographer in the Spotlight

Whenever I write something about ice cream, people are quick to tell me how great my photos and videos are.  And I’m always quick to say, “Aw, thanks a lot. You’re too kind.” Then, after I bask in the glory for a few days, guilt sinks in and I cough up the truth: Kelsey McClellan, Jeni’s…

First Man in Line Goes All In With Team Jeni’s

With shop openings these past few months in Atlanta, Nashville, and Chicago, we’ve met a lot of great people who’ve come out to check out the new digs for the first time and sample the ice cream. But in Chicago, we met a super fan named Eric Duncan. See him shaking Jeni’s hand? Eric, a…

13-Year-Old Ice Cream Maker Lucy Enge

You meet Jeni’s fans in the strangest ways and places these days. Take Lucy Enge, for example. Lucy, who recently turned 13, lives in Signal Mountain, near Chattanooga, Tenn., population 7,429. During a recent visit to Chattanooga to attend a friend’s wedding, my wife and I were spending some down time checking out the views…

Middle West Whiskey Eggnog

Our eggnog ice cream is back, with a new flavor profile and a new name: Middle West Whiskey Eggnog. You can find the custard-y ice cream in our scoop shops, in the Splendid Holiday Collection online, and in grocery stores near you. Traditional eggnog is usually made with rum or brandy, but we’ve always preferred the…

D.C.P. + 3

November signals the return of always-fantastic perennial flavors to our menu, including the blast of refreshment and satisfaction that is Dark Chocolate Peppermint. For this delicious reason alone, D.C.P. makes this one of my favorite times of year. Which got me to thinking about the three other main things I love about this time of year: