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The popular ice cream shop Salt & Straw has brought its creative flavors to San Francisco, along with the notoriously long weekend lines.

Salt & Straw, known for its handmade ice cream and flavors such as honey lavender and salted honey marshmallow, has plans for two locations in the city. Two weekends ago, it opened […]

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My general rule is to eat ice cream when it’s hot. I’m not a fan of ice cream on a cold day.

But in the Bay Area, it can be tough finding the perfect ice-cream-eating weather during the summer when you’re in cities close to the bay. That’s why recently I went all the way […]

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When Ice Cream is Chic and Novel

On December 1, 2012 By

PORTLAND, Ore.
It rained all week during my Portland trip, so I had to break one of my rules of eating – never eat ice cream on a cold day. I knew that come rain or come shine, I had to try the artisan ice cream at Salt & Straw.

The boutique-like premium ice […]

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SCOTTSDALE, Ariz.
You can count on the desert to get hot enough to warrant a trip to the ice cream store, even in the waning days of winter. And when in the Phoenix-Scottsdale area, there’s no better place that Sweet Republic.

Sweet Republic opened in 2008, and quickly caught the attention of local and […]

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