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We All Scream For Ice Cream: 5 Recipes for Summer

We All Scream For Ice Cream: 5 Recipes for Summer

| June 5, 2013 | 0 Comments

Every culture loves its ice cream, or the frozen treat that stands in for it. From Mexican paletas to Indian kulfi, flavors like avocado, cardamom, berries and more infuse these cool treats.

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Science In A Scoop: Making Liquid Nitrogen Ice Cream

Science In A Scoop: Making Liquid Nitrogen Ice Cream

| April 17, 2013 | 0 Comments

The days of made-to-order ice cream are far from over in San Francisco. A small shop that operates out of an old shipping container uses liquid nitrogen to freeze ingredients together in about a minute for an ultra-fresh, ultra-smooth treat.

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SF Woman’s Ice Cream Obsession Inspires Upcoming Book

SF Woman’s Ice Cream Obsession Inspires Upcoming Book

| March 13, 2013 | 1 Comment

“The Ice Cream Travel Guide” will chart the world’s top ice cream destinations.

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Humphry Slocombe Ice Cream Book: Review and Recipe for Blue Bottle Vietnamese Coffee Ice Cream

Humphry Slocombe Ice Cream Book: Review and Recipe for Blue Bottle Vietnamese Coffee Ice Cream

From Secret Breakfast to Bacon Peanut Brittle, Foie Gras Ice Cream Sandwiches to Hibiscus Beet Sorbet, the Humphry Slocombe Ice Cream Book has all the inside dish (and recipes) a fan could want.

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Bi-Rite Creamery’s Sweet Cream and Sugar Cones: Review and Recipe for Balsamic Strawberry Ice Cream

Bi-Rite Creamery’s Sweet Cream and Sugar Cones: Review and Recipe for Balsamic Strawberry Ice Cream

What to cook when it’s too darn hot? Ice cream, of course! This week, Stephanie Rosenbaum reviews Sweet Cream and Sugar Cones, a how-to guide from San Francisco’s Bi-Rite Creamery, with a recipe for Balsamic Strawberry Ice Cream.

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Befuddlement and Delight at The Ice Cream Bar

Befuddlement and Delight at The Ice Cream Bar

| January 29, 2012 | 2 Comments

For an old-fashioned ice cream soda in a bustling little Cole Valley space, Megan Gordon heads to The Ice Cream Bar to discover what all of the fuss is about.

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Sean Timberlake Shares Favorite Summer Food Spots in San Francisco

Sean Timberlake Shares Favorite Summer Food Spots in San Francisco

| August 3, 2011 | 0 Comments

Sean Timberlake of Hedonia and Punk Domestics takes you on a culinary tour of San Francisco.

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Food Bloggers Share Inside Tips for Summer Bay Area Food

Food Bloggers Share Inside Tips for Summer Bay Area Food

| July 19, 2011 | 7 Comments

Local Bay Area food bloggers share their inside tips on this summer’s best food events and favorite hot weather eats.

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Milkshake Madness: San Francisco’s Most Outrageous Sips

Milkshake Madness: San Francisco’s Most Outrageous Sips

| May 3, 2011 | 0 Comments

I’ve been a student of San Francisco shakeology (the science of city milkshakes) for my whole life, but I have noticed an in-town trend towards outrageousness just over the past few years. Many chills, thrills, and bellyaches have been experienced to be your Dairy Queen and bring you this survey of just how crazy it gets out there these days. Shake it up, baby!

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Vegan Almond Milk Ice Cream: 3 Recipes

Vegan Almond Milk Ice Cream: 3 Recipes

I made three types of ice cream and, no surprise to many vegans out there but sort of a surprise to me, they were all amazingly good, exceeding my expectations on every level. My ten-year old daughter Maddie even exclaimed about the chocolate version “This is better than store-bought ice cream! It’s my favorite!” I have to agree. My three flavors were almond, strawberry and chocolate. All are vegan. The first two were delightful but the chocolate was really special, and all are cholesterol and fat free.

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Honey Day at the Ferry Plaza Farmers' Market

Honey Day at the Ferry Plaza Farmers' Market

Chilly weather doesn’t stop CUESA from celebrating bees and honey at the Ferry Plaza Farmers’ Market. With recipes for Honey Ice Cream and Strawberry Oven Jam.

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Food Secrets of Humphry Slocombe’s Jake Godby & Sean Vahey

Food Secrets of Humphry Slocombe’s Jake Godby & Sean Vahey

| November 12, 2010 | 0 Comments

Humphry Slocombe’s Jake Godby and Sean Vahey are known nationally for their cutting edge ice cream flavors and massive Twitter following. The two are both remarkably trim even though they “taste everything” made at the Mission District shop. Many eating and drinking favorites make both Godby and Vahey’s list. Vahey seemed amused that there is also a strong showing of their clients on the list.

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Ricotta Ice Cream with Peaches in Muscat

Ricotta Ice Cream with Peaches in Muscat

| September 29, 2010 | 0 Comments

When the weather reaches the 90s, I crave homemade ice cream. But as cool and refreshing as this cold treat can be, making ice cream custard is a bit of a hot and steamy affair. Normally I wouldn’t flinch from standing over a pot on the stove while I whisked eggs and cream together, but this week I just wanted the chilly result of creamy ice cream without the fuss.

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Sweet Sounds

Sweet Sounds

| September 22, 2010 | 2 Comments

Music permeates restaurant kitchens and occasionally even ends up on plates. We’ve found that it’s no different in the world of sweets, an influence that goes far beyond opera cake.

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