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I’m counting down the 100 best dishes I tasted in 2016…
|ODDFELLOWS ICE CREAM CO.|
|175 Kent Avenue (between North 3rd and North 4th Street),
|75 East 4th Street (between Bowery and Second Avenue),
My search for the best ice cream in New York continues ….
We are in the midst of a very experimental time in ice cream. And I, for one, couldn’t be happier. I’ve always thought ice cream was one of the most diverse dishes in existence. If you can think of a flavor, odds are you can make it into ice cream.
In my days of making ice cream, I have experimented with all sorts of wacky combinations and flavors – everything from a very successful maple bacon to a horrifying turkey and candied sage. I have recently discovered that there is a shop in Los Angeles that makes Thanksgiving-inspired ice creams (including stuffing and mashed potatoes with gravy). Maybe they figured out how to make those flavors work.
Here in New York, we have plenty of ice cream shops that shun vanilla and chocolate in favor of some exciting and innovative flavors. (more…)