Category Archives: Ice Cream

The new El Vez ice cream sundae

September 14, 2014- By Steven E. Greer After my awful Whole Foods taco experience,

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The best ice cream of 2014 is…..

August 13, 2014- By Steven E. Greer, MD Jeni’s Splendid Ice Cream, Whiskey & Pecans, is our pick for the “Best ice cream of 2014″.

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Review: Chinese Ice Cream Factory

August 8, 2014- By Steven E. Greer In what will likely be my final tour of an ice cream shop this summer,

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Review: Sundaes and Cones is a rare good ice cream shop in Manhattan

April 13, 2014- By Steven E. Greer For whatever reason, New York City has a dearth of good ice cream stores. The only one I have been able to find is “Sundaes and Cones” in the Village by NYU (on … Continue reading

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Review: Morgenstern’s Finest Ice Cream tries too hard and fails

July 19, 2014- By Steven E. Greer Continuing our summer series touring ice cream shops in Manhattan, we ventured all the way to the Bowery for Morgenstern’s Finest Ice Cream.

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A real Jeni’s Ice Cream opens in Manhattan

July 7, 2014- Zagat visited the new bricks and mortar Jeni’s Ice Cream in Midtown, at Gotham West Market. You can also buy pints at Battery Place Market.

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Will there be a Tracy’s Ice Cream cart in front of Danny Meyer’s North End Grill?

July 8, 2014- By Steven E. Greer I am hearing that North End Grill,

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The best ice cream recipe ever

July 2, 2014- By Chef Greer The New York Times has a new cooking video that is pretty good at explaining how to make ice cream. However, I have a much better recipe that comes from Ohio, where ice cream … Continue reading

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Will there be a Tracy’s Ice Cream chain?

July 4, 2014- By Steve E. Greer I tried the homemade ice cream by North End Grill’s pastry chef Tracy Obolsky. It is very respectable ice cream with a

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Finally, Whole Foods serves real ice cream

December 21, 2013- By Steven E. Greer Whole Foods in Tribeca has an ice cream and coffee station near the exit. It has always served gelato, not real ice cream. We noticed that they have now switched to an artisan … Continue reading

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Blue Smoke’s apple crisp with bourbon ice cream

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Complaints brewing about Hudson Produce bad service

We have received complaints about this establishment (see comments section). What has been your experience? Please post your opinion of this business in the comments section. 300 Albany St # 1 New York, NY 10280-1404 (212) 945-0500

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Françoise Payard gets competition: $9 chocolate bar at Shake Shack

December 16, 2012 Across the Goldman Sachs alley from Françoise Payard’s gourmet chocolate shop is the Danny Meyer Shake Shack. Interestingly, Shake Shack has entered the high-end chocolate market with $9 chocolate bars. In comparison, same sized bars at Smoke … Continue reading

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Potbelly Sandwich Shop on Broad Street

90 Broad Street (646) 289-4211

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Francois Payard ice cream and sorbet sandwiches arrive

June 8, 2012 François Payard Bakery is now offerng seasonal ice cream and sorbet sandwiched between macarons. Flavors include mango, chocolate, coconut, pistachio/raspberry, passion fruit/cheesecake, and vanilla. *** BatteryPark.TV has selected François Payard Bakery as a Best of Downtown for Pastries, … Continue reading

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Whole Foods Tribeca

Post your opinions and experiences with this business in the comments section (This shop is not rated) 270 Greenwich Street New York, NY 10007 USA map, directions & nearby stores Phone 212.349.6555

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Rashid Cafe Express

Post your opinions and experiences with this business in the comments section (This shop is not rated) 397 South End Avenue New York, NY 10280 (212) 432-0649  

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