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Monthly Archives: March 2017

German Village shop open for the season

A sure sign of spring: our 91-square-foot “Mini Jeni’s” in German Village—the one with the dandy walk-up/bike-up window at 900 Mohawk St.—re-opens for the season on Saturday, April 1. (No joke!) Our ambassadors will be scooping from noon to 10 p.m. daily. Here’s the opening weekend menu: Ndali Estate Vanilla Supermoon Darkest Chocolate Salted Peanut…

Our Short North shop is getting a new look

It’s hard to believe we’re celebrating 10 years in the Short North this summer. In July 2007, we opened our third scoop shop inside a former art gallery at the corner of North High and East Lincoln streets. We didn’t alter the space much then—from the original hardwood floors to the stark track lighting—but that’s…

Make it at home! BeetleCat Coconut Pie Sundae

Sadly, the BeetleCat Coconut Pie Sundae—our ice cream interpretation of chef Ford Fry’s addictive coconut pie—is no longer in scoop shops. The good news? It’s super simple to recreate at home! Which you’ll want to do because it just feels good eating this sundae. It’s sunny and bright with pops of coconut, lots of toasted…

JBB: Inside our new spring flavors

About once a year we like to use ice cream to tell a deeper story, to ask a question, or spark conversation. This year, with our spring 2017 collection, we’re asking questions about openness and community. What does it take to befriend a stranger? We’re calling this collection We’re Not From Here. You Belong Here….

JBB: On women harnessing our true power

I’ve been thinking a lot lately about women, about our place in the world. I’ve traveled back centuries to figure out what exactly I can say on International Women’s Day that has positive meaning, and what I can do that can have real impact. Here’s what I’ve landed on: As American women, our money, and…