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An Ice Cream Tribute to Bellows

George Bellows, Churn and Break, 1913. Oil on panel, Unframed: 17-¾ x 22 in. Columbus Museum of Art, Gift of Mrs. Edward Powell George Bellows and the American Experience opens to the public Friday at the Columbus Museum of Art. But tonight, prior to the museum’s members-only event, there will be a groundbreaking of the museum’s…

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This Week: Chicago Tastings

Chicago: Find us selling Indies (single-serves) and sandwiches at the Low Line Market on Thursday from 4:00 to 8:00 pm. Can’t join us on Thursday? Find us doing tasting at the following places this week: Tuesday, August 20 Dill Pickle, 4:00 to 7:00 pm Wednesday, August 21 Whole Foods Market (Schamburg), 3:00 to 7:00 pm Whole Foods…

Sweet Song of Summer: Loveless Biscuits + Peach Jam

There’s a sweet little roadside joint on Tennessee Highway 100 in Nashville called the Loveless Cafe. Inside, you’ll find an array of memorable southern fare—red-eye gravy, BBQ pork omelets, country fried steak. But there’s one item that everyone remembers long after their visit: Loveless’ heavenly little angel biscuits. From where we stand, Loveless’ biscuits are one…

The Poster-ized PB&J—Who Needs Bread?

Adrian Morrison, the Art & Design Team here at Jeni’s loves your Gravel-ized masterwork, the PB&J. Your sundae has been poster-ized! And if you’d like to recreate the PB&J, here’s what to use: The Buckeye State Huckleberry Frozen Yogurt Roasted Strawberry Sauce (available only in our scoop shops) Salty Graham Gravel Whipped cream Amarena cherry A…

The Street Treats Truck Meets the Melvins

  That’s the Melvins covering the Butthole Surfers’ Graveyard in front of our Street Treats Truck in Chicago. No one here at Jeni’s ever thought we’d type that sentence, but we’re geeked that the time has come. Here’s how it went down: The set-up: While we were in town last month to scoop at the Pitchfork Music…

Get Slow—and win a bike and ice cream!

Starting Monday on our Facebook page, you have a chance to win a Biria Citibike and pints of Jeni’s. Show us a photo that demonstrates how you live in the moment, how you Get Slow—how you throttle back a bit to see more, to hear more, to taste more, to experience more. Maybe it’s your lovely cat…

Sweet Corn & Black Raspberries

You want handmade ice cream? Truly handmade ice cream? No freaky stabilizers? No faux “artisanal” nonsense? No cheap shortcuts? Check out labor-intensive-as-you-can-get Sweet Corn & Black Raspberries. It’s straight up all killer, no filler. Find the summer on the menu at jenis.com, in our scoop shops, and in your favorite grocery stores. The sweet corn…

The Fruity Foodie Has Been Poster-ized

Megan Marks, the Art & Design Team here at Jeni’s loves your Gravel-ized masterwork, the Fruity Foodie. Your sundae will now be poster-ized! And if you’d like to recreate the Fruity Foodie, here’s what to use: Huckleberry Frozen Yogurt Lemon & Blueberries FrozenYogurt Rainbow Frozen Yogurt Roasted Strawberry Sauce (available only in our scoop shops)…

Huckleberry Frozen Yogurt & Backyard Mint

Ladies and gentlemen, we’ve added two flavors to the menu today. One, Huckleberry Frozen Yogurt, is brand new, and the other, Backyard Mint, is an old friend. Huckleberry Frozen Yogurt This is a first for us. Huckleberries, which are like tarter blueberries, aren’t conventionally farmed. They’re available only in the wild,which means they’re a really…

Pitchfork Fest

Pitchfork, anyone? We say, yes, please. We’ll see you there Friday through Sunday in Union Park, a hop, skip, and a jump from the scoop shop we’re opening later this summer (stay tuned for official opening details). Here’s what we’re scooping at Pitchfork: Salty Caramel, Dark Chocolate, Ndali Estate Vanilla Bean, and Whiskey & Pecans. And…