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Best Thing I Ever Ate - "Ice Creamy"

  (8 restaurants)    
Aired on: July 22, 2011 
Aired on: July 22, 2011 
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Girl & the Goat: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
Girl & the GoatSee Girl & the Goat Video ($$$)
(7911 ratings)

809 W Randolph St Map It!
Chicago, IL 60607
(312) 492-6262
www.girlandthegoat.com
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Best Thing I Ever Ate, Episode: "Ice Creamy"
  • Bourbon Apples Cranberry Miso Marcona Almond Maple Fat Gelato
    layered desert served in a glass cup; gelato is made w/ rendered smoked pork fat; "apple pie on crack"-Stephanie Izard (chef/co-owner)
4.5 out of 5
7911 ratings
opened in 2010; "a rustic and bad ass environment" (from its website)
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Sweet Republic: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
Sweet RepublicSee Sweet Republic Video ($$)
(723 ratings)

9160 E Shea Blvd Map It!
Scottsdale, AZ 85260
(480) 248-6979
www.sweetrepublic.com
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Best Thing I Ever Ate, Episode: "Ice Creamy"
  • Toffee Banofi Sundae
    double-scoop Madagascar vanilla ice cream, banana-halves, caramel sauce, whipped cream, topped w/ housemade almond brittle toffee; looks good
4.5 out of 5
723 ratings
opened in 2008; highlighted in many publications and media including "The Hot 10" Best Ice Cream Shops in Bon Appetit (2009)
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Bulgarini Gelato: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
Bulgarini GelatoSee Bulgarini Gelato Video ($$)
(517 ratings)

749 E Altadena Dr Map It!
Altadena, CA 91001
(626) 791-6174
www.bulgarinigelato.com
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Best Thing I Ever Ate, Episode: "Ice Creamy"
  • Torta Gelato w/ Chocolate & Pistachio
    pistachios & powdered chocolate imported from Italy
4.0 out of 5
517 ratings
"a favorite of L.A. Weekly & Wall St. Journal" (from its website)
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Cafe Pacific: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
Cafe PacificSee Cafe Pacific Video ($$$)
(156 ratings)

24 Highland Park Village Map It!
Dallas, TX 75205
(214) 526-1170
www.cafepacificdallas.com
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Best Thing I Ever Ate, Episode: "Ice Creamy"
  • Pecan Ball
    vanilla ice cream, rolled in toasted pecans with fudge sauce topped w/ whipped cream and a delicate almond tuile; "decadence at it's best"-Kerry Vincent; looks good
4.0 out of 5
156 ratings
Dallas institution for over 30 years; casual elegance of dark mahogany, rich marble, etched glass and polished brass
5
Ice Cream Smuggler: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
Ice Cream SmugglerSee Ice Cream Smuggler Video ($)
(88 ratings)

716 Main St Map It!
Dennis, MA 02638
(508) 385-5307
icecreamsmuggler.com
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Best Thing I Ever Ate, Episode: "Ice Creamy"
  • Hot Fudge Sundae
4.0 out of 5
88 ratings
opened in 1978; local institution; on Cape Cod
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Best Thing I Ever Ate, Episode: "Ice Creamy"
  • Ice Cream Sandwich
    chunks of pistchio-chocolates in ice cream filling; "it's the best one you're going to find ever...best one in the country...probably the world!"-Duff Goldman; looks good
4.0 out of 5
78 ratings
Jacques Torres chocolate shop is next door
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Best Thing I Ever Ate, Episode: "Ice Creamy"
  • Gibson Girl
    a combination of rich creamy vanilla ice cream, rainbow sherbets, butterscotch topping, cherry nectar, topped with whipped cream and toasted nuts
3.5 out of 5
424 ratings
CLOSED; est. 1963; vintage old candy store atmosphere; other locations (check website)
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Best Thing I Ever Ate, Episode: "Ice Creamy"
  • Chocolate & Peanut Butter Smores w/ Vanilla Ice Cream
    served in souffle dish w/ graham cracker crust, peanut butter ganache, chocolate ganache, topped w/ scoop of vanilla ice cream enrobed w/ marshmallow frosting which is then torched for a charred-burnt flavor; looks good
3.5 out of 5
1757 ratings
Best Thing I Ever Ate - "Ice Creamy"   (8 restaurants)    
Aired on: July 22, 2011 
Aired on: July 22, 2011