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Valentine’s Weekend in Bangkok

We’re not sure what it is about our scoop shops, but they’ve always been beacons of love. They’ve hosted so many engagement photos and proposals. One even hosted a full-on wedding. And who knows how many first dates have been shared over scoops of Salty Caramel? During Valentine’s weekend we hope to continue the tradition…

Mint Maven Val Jorgensen

Val Jorgensen: registered nurse, breast cancer survivor, organic farm owner-operator, mint maven. We’ve worked with Val since 2003, the year she grew a couple of pounds of organic peppermint for Jeni to use in her first batch of Backyard Mint ice cream. Since then, we look very forward to this time of year, not only so we…

The Prodigal Sundae!

LeBron James, northeast Ohio’s prodigal son, has returned to the fold! We’re celebrating the Chosen One’s second stint with the Cavs the only way we know how: with ice cream. When you step into any shop this weekend, consider ordering what we basketball fans here at Jeni’s are enjoying right this very moment—the Prodigal Sundae: Salty…

Of Ice Creams and In-Season Berries

Recent photos from Hirsch Fruit Farm means two things: berries are in season and more of your favorite summertime ice creams are returning to the menu. Stay tuned for specific release dates, which we will announce very soon. Meanwhile, have a look at these jewel-like berries from Hirsch’s south central Ohio fields. The beautiful, ruby strawberries…

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…

Grass-Grazed Milk News You Can Use

We’ve got some news you can use: Snowville and Jeni’s are celebrating a breakup. Here’s how, here’s why. Have you had Snowville Creamery’s yogurt? It’s crazy good and we’re super in love with it around here. In order to supply the growing demand for their amazing yogurts, Snowville needs to use all of the milk available…

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…

Plants for Pints

With Earth Day on the horizon, we’re proud to announce Plants for Pints, a brand new partnership with four central Ohio markets and the sustainable living organization Green Columbus. Customers who buy a pint of Jeni’s or make a donation to Green Columbus in one of four central Ohio markets will receive a complimentary organic…

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…