The unofficial start to Summer is next week! And the days when you eat all of the ice cream on a warm day are among us. Well, Los Angeles is filled with so many options to choose from, but here are 5 of the best ice cream shops that you should visit this Summer!
The popular pint of ice cream that displays their total amount of calories on their packaging has now begun opening ice cream shops across Los Angeles! While you can purchase a pint at your local grocery store, the Halo Top scoop shops offer soft-serve flavors, tasty toppings, and puffle cones (a Hong Kong original cone).
Creamistry pushes the boundaries of art and science to deliver this unique ice cream creation! At Creamistry, their specially trained Creamologists use liquid nitrogen to hand-craft your ice cream order! Creamistry handcrafts customizable ice cream right in front of the customer using fresh, premium ingredients, with a blast of liquid nitrogen. They have more than 60 flavors and toppings to choose from, the combinations are almost endless!
This Portland-based ice cream shop has opened more than five locations around L.A.! Salt & Straw offers a line of signature flavors like sea salt with caramel ribbons, almond brittle with salted ganache and honey lavender.
At Sweet Rose Creamery,organic milk, eggs, cream, and sugar are transformed daily into the purest-tasting ice cream, sorbet, floats, shakes, sundaes, and other treats. They take pride in creating small batch ice creams, where everything is GMO-free, certified kosher, made from scratch daily.
McConnell’s Fine Ice Creams makes ice cream made from scratch with seasonal fruits and Central Coast grass-grazed milk and cream. This 70-year-old, third-generation family-owned business started in Santa Barbara and now has scoop shops throughout Southern California.