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I Scream, You Scream…

…and we all scream because Van Leeuwen Ice Cream is coming to the neighborhood, per Brooklyn Bridge Parents. Van Leeuwen already has three shops nearby, in Boerum Hill, Prospect Heights, and Park Slope, but now scoops will be just a short walk away, at the old Brooklyn Ice Cream Factory/Ample Hills spot on the Fulton […]

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Grand Re-Opening of Häagen-Dazs on Montague St. This Saturday: Ribbon Cutting by Boro Prez Eric L. Adams, Free Ice Cream and Prizes

Fun neighborhood fact: The Häagen-Dazs shop at 120 Montague St., opened 40 years ago by the founder’s daughter Doris Mattus, was the first storefront location for the company. After undergoing renovations this past spring, the shop will have a grand re-opening this Saturday, July 16. The celebration will begin with a ribbon cutting by Borough President […]

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Free Cone Day at Haagen-Dazs

If you don’t mind waiting in a line that will stretch down Montague Street and snake onto Henry, today’s the day you get one free kiddie size ice cream in either a cup, sugar cone, or cake cone at our Haagen-Dazs shop. As the Brooklyn Paper points out, Free Cone Day is also something of […]

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Emack’s Is Here!

The Brooklyn Heights branch of Emack and Bolio’s opened its doors on Monday, joining the embarrassment of ice cream riches we’ve got in the area. Co-owner Tyler Carpenter, who started working as a teenager in the shop on the Upper West Side, said that business has been good so far, and that he’s been pleasantly […]

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Get Your Free Scoop of Häagen-Dazs!

Häagen-Dazs has turned its 50th anniversary into quite the event, what with a DJ and Buddy from Cake Boss bringing his own Häagen-Dazs cake creation. (I’m sure it has fondant, he loves that stuff.) So don’t delay—be like these fine folks and head over to Montague for your free scoop!

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Free Häagen-Dazs May 14th!

Though Brooklyn Heights has felt like an icebox the last few days, tomorrow’s weather forecast calls for 78 degrees with 100% chance of free ice cream. That’s right—Häagen-Dazs is celebrating its 50th birthday by giving special thanks to the customers at its first store on Montague St. Free scoops of their original flavors—chocolate, vanilla and […]

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Jacques Torres: Meilleure Crème Glacée Jamais!

The Jacques Torres Ice Cream Store in DUMBO [66 Water Street] opened for business today.  We stopped by to check it out and there’s really no need for a super detailed review. 

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Olivia Newton Ice Cream

We’d hazard to guess that this poster has been on the Kustard King truck since those MONSTER HEADBANDS were “the style”. But that doesn’t make it any less awesome. Just like Olivia Newton John’s Physical video…

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