Where in the world sells the best ice-cream?

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    curioxatposted 10 years ago

    I found an incredible gelateria in barcelona, their tiramsu icecream is the best!

  2. Has_aWayWithWords profile image62
    Has_aWayWithWordsposted 10 years ago

    Ya  I haven't been to Mackinac in years, when I was a kid, we stayed near Traverse City one summer, My step dad was a music teacher and in summer he played music gigs in a band up there when school was out, we went to Mackinac and I remember to this day how amazing the fudge and stuff is there. I think I was about 12 or 13.. I went back once a few years later but I can only imagine what it is like these days (20 years later)



    Cherry Butter is another Michigan thing that is great.

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    helmet1posted 10 years ago

    I've lived in the South West and North West here in the States. I've spent plenty of time in Mexico and Canada but never been to Europe. For me the best by far  (sorry blue bell lovers) is Tillamook Ice Cream. Hard to find outside the Northwest but definitely better than Blue Bell and Blue Bell is better than most other store brands. Blue Bell is certainly better traveled. I was in a small fishing village this winter in South West Mexico and bought some ice cream. The little ice cream stand had those big round tubs so I asked if I could see the brand..... Blue Bell

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    sneakorocksolidposted 10 years ago

    I'm no expert but I sure like my Blue Bell!

    1. jimcain207 profile image75
      jimcain207posted 10 years agoin reply to this

      I don't think anybody can top Blue Bell!!

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    helmet1posted 10 years ago

    You've just got to get some Tillamook and decide for yourself. I suggest the mud slide. Their cheese is all over the country but when I lived in the South the ice cream was not down there. That's where I learned to settle for Blue Bell as my second favorite. I did a not so blind taste test with some of my employees who of course may have felt pressured but all agreed that Tillamook was creamier and smoother. smile smile

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      sneakorocksolidposted 10 years agoin reply to this

      Alright helmet now I'm on a quest! I've seen their cheese but I'll be on the prowl for some good ice cream!smile

  6. bkuzemka profile image60
    bkuzemkaposted 10 years ago

    ted drews in saint louis - its frozen custard but i think that pretty much counts

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    B.C. BOUTIQUEposted 10 years ago

    Hartzlers dairy, Wooster Ohio

    the milk is produced there, the ice cream produced there, and they still sell it to stores, all natural, in the glass bottles to be returned for deposit like they did in the olden days  smile

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      helmet1posted 10 years agoin reply to this

      BC sounds good ..
      Tillamook is produced in a creamery that is owned by the Tillamook farmers.. No gentlemen farmer you must be miking cows to own a share. All in the same valley BUT I have not tried your brand so i cant know for sure

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    Jon Greenposted 10 years ago

    Reputably ice cream was invented in Venice using ice from the Dolomites, not sure if this is true- but for amazing ice cream Venice has got to be the best,in Europe at least.The quality and range of flavours is outstanding.

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    motha.of.5posted 10 years ago

    i think  new zealand has the best ice cream.

  10. Shinkicker profile image91
    Shinkickerposted 10 years ago

    Sirmione in Italy has fantastic ice-cream

  11. vidad profile image61
    vidadposted 10 years ago

    Israel has great ice-cream.

  12. Eaglekiwi profile image78
    Eaglekiwiposted 10 years ago

    New Zealand has the creamiest ,dreamiest ice-cream.

    Dripping with that wonderful hmmm, mmm can I have another lick !

    Something to do whith happy no hormone fed cows  smile

    Moo licious

  13. VeganWorldTrekker profile image58
    VeganWorldTrekkerposted 10 years ago

    Boston, Massachusetts!
    Wheeler's Black Label VEGAN ice cream is THE BEST!

  14. AdeleCosgroveBray profile image93
    AdeleCosgroveBrayposted 10 years ago

    If you visit Parkgate, Wirral, then do treat yourself by sampling the gorgeous hand-made ice-cream from the original little shop there, which faces the marshes along the River Dee.  Now that truly is the most delicious ice-cream I've ever tasted!

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    china manposted 10 years ago

    Cornwall, from any small shop making it - no fancy flavours just the best real cream ice cream there is - and fattening as hell

  16. Better Yourself profile image46
    Better Yourselfposted 10 years ago

    All this talk of ice cream is making me want one.

  17. gioerj40 profile image60
    gioerj40posted 10 years ago

    The best ice cream in the world - hmmm it depends on what you're looking for. If you want rich, creamy vanilla - you gotta go to Bremen, Germany to the Freimarkt which is their "Oktoberfest". It's the only place you can get it. It's like whipped cream, creamy and delicious - they use a big wooden paddle to put it in a waffle cone. Never found anything like it anywhere else.
    If on the other hand you like fruity - Spain is a great choice. They have an awesome ice cream that is kind of a combination of ice cream and sherbert. They hollow out oranges, lemons and coconuts and fill them with the same flavor ice cream. It's then put in the freezer and turns into an amazing fruity treat.

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    Naebopposted 10 years ago

    I have to put in my two cents and say that the best icecream is sold on Oahu, at the Dole Pinapple factory. Nothing tops this icecream. It is that fresh melt in your mouth goodness that everyone craves. I get it every time I visit Oahu, check it out!!

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    Lecieposted 10 years ago

    Ye Old Mill...here in ohio.
    they even have a gift shop, pond, factory, senic tours and operating mill wheel right on the spot. so you get a tasty treat, gift, ducks chasing you and nice horse and buggy ride after you tour the factory. it's the most romantic date i've ever been on. wink

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    newmomposted 10 years ago

    Laura Secord

  21. Ivorwen profile image75
    Ivorwenposted 10 years ago

    The best ice cream I have ever had came from Reid's Dairy in Idaho Falls, Idaho. 

    The entire factory, including the cows are right there, so everything is fresh.  They sell milk in glass bottles and even deliver it to area homes.

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    Catbusposted 10 years ago

    I used to sell the best ice cream, in Devon (I ate enough of it, so I should know!).  It was great working on the seafront smile

    I also sold the worst ice cream - I'd never get the 'soft serve' kind myself now after having had to mix it.

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    Michelle Jacobsonposted 10 years ago

    Italy gets my vote as the gelato capital of the world. 

    GROM in Florence for "Amarena" - black cherry

    BAR LA STAZIONE in Bibbiena (Tuscany) for "Cioccolato e Peperoncino" - dark chocolate & chilli.    Yummm!

    Seek out any gelateria making their own ice cream on the premises using fresh ingredients & you will not be disappointed.

  24. torimari profile image69
    torimariposted 10 years ago

    I agree with the OP that Italian gelato is my favorite type of ice cream~

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    hattersmenposted 10 years ago

    CADWALDERS in wales !!! I have to say they are amazing. I even considered a move out there for the summer as they are so fab and when I was pregnant I craved it so much !

  26. Csjun89 profile image61
    Csjun89posted 10 years ago

    Italian Gelato

    nuff said

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    selrachposted 10 years ago

    Would have to say Italy.Nearly everyone how sells good ice cream in Scotland is Italian.

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    west40posted 10 years ago

    The best ice cream I have ever had is from the Penn State Creamery - They raise the cows on campus, milk them and then create the ice cream right on campus - AMAZINGLY GOOD.

    http://www.creamery.psu.edu/

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    SEO Expert Keralaposted 10 years ago

    Havmore ice crème is a delicious ice crème in the world.

    The taste of havmore American nuts ice creams gives a wonderful taste and it is mixed with the nuts and jellies which makes it more remarkable. For me the world best ice creame is Havmore American Nuts.

  30. EmilySoup profile image62
    EmilySoupposted 10 years ago

    Mackies ice cream in Scotland is pretty damn good and so is Cream O Galloway! Plus I can see the cows everyday smile

  31. Spacey Gracey profile image35
    Spacey Graceyposted 10 years ago

    The best ice cream I ever had was from an ice cream parlour in Salou, just south of Barcelona in Spain. Right on the sea front. It was amazing. Aahhhhhh whistful sigh, remebering life before kids. Now my ice cream eating is totally confined to my garden, I agree Mackies is yummy.

  32. goldie77 profile image37
    goldie77posted 10 years ago

    so far for me,having travelled the world -the icecream in Germany and Spain is the best

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    Pief31posted 8 years ago

    The best gelato you find in Charleston at: Belgian Gelato
    www.Belgiangelato.com

  34. knolyourself profile image61
    knolyourselfposted 8 years ago

    I always liked Mitchell's in San Francisco.

  35. freecampingaussie profile image61
    freecampingaussieposted 8 years ago

    New Zealand has Hokey Pokey icecream which is delicious !


    This icecream at the market in Darwin was creamy !


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