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New Eye Candy: Flavor From the Midwest Posters

If you’re fortunate enough to be near a scoop shop, we hope you’ve been able to sample the new Flavor From the Midwest: Distant + Familiar collection: Cherries Kickapoo, Pineapple Upside Down Cake Buttermilk Frozen Yogurt, Cantaloupe & Sun Tea Sorbet, and Saison With Sunflower Seeds & Golden Flax. We also hope you’ll take a moment…

Cultured Key Lime Pie Frozen Yogurt’s Many Muses

We like to share everything about how our ice creams come to life. Doing so, we hope, connects you a little more to the ice cream. But, how an ice cream tastes and how it was made are just two facets of the built-from-the-ground-up process at Jeni’s. In addition to procuring the best ingredients and…

Employee Garden Gets Underway During Earth Day Week

As a proud Certified B Corp, we’ve been all up in the planet’s business this week. On Earth Day (Tuesday) about 40 of us, including volunteers from Columbus, Ohio’s Two Caterers and Athens, Ohio’s Third Sun Solar, planted crops in beds we built. As spring rolls into summer, we’ll be planting more crops and irrigating them with…

Record Store Day Indies For You

The annual, world-wide event Record Store Day is dead-ahead: Saturday April 19. To sweeten the always-festive atmosphere in some of our favorite independently-owned shops, we’re making the good stuff available to you. In Columbus, complimentary Salty Caramel Indies (mini pints) will be available—while limited supplies last—at these spots: ELIZABETH’S RECORDS (doors will open at 9 a.m.) LOST WEEKEND RECORDS (doors…

Our Tropical Tree Ice Creams

In keeping with our Winter Woods mood, it’s time to take a closer look at three new arrivals to our menu: Chocomole, Roxbury Road, and Banana French Toast. Unlike the Winter Woods Collection’s Oregon Fir, Black Walnut Divinity, Birch + Marshmallows, or Cedarwood Vanilla, these new arrivals’ names may not broadcast “We come from trees”…

From the Department of Handwritten Labels

OK. What we’re going to say now is going to sound like something from All I Need to Know I Learned in Kindergarten, but it’s true: What’s inside is what matters most. Ever since Jeni made every ice cream and pinted every ice cream herself behind the dipping cabinet in the North Market, “What’s inside…

A Life-Changing Question Amidst the Menu

Whether you’re in seventh grade or in your seventh decade, there’s no better place for a first date than an ice cream shop. Ice cream is the perfect conversation piece, no matter your age, gender, or station in life. It’s timeless, it’s multi-sensory, it’s universal, it always has as story, and it can be an…

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…