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Frozen Custard in New England

brat1016 Aug 15, 2007 12:15 PM

Does anyone have any tips for places to get good frozen custard in the Boston area? I've seen recommendations on this board for the Chilly Cow...any feedback on this or additional recommendations? Thanks!

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  1. rlh RE: brat1016 Aug 15, 2007 01:02 PM

    Chilly Cow is good as long as you stick to the VANILLA CUSTARD -- don't deviate or you may be disappointed with other flavors, the ice cream, or the frozen yogurt there.

    I'd also love to know of other frozen custards spots in the Boston area -- it's really great stuff that I discovered the Adirondacks (Lake Placid) a few years ago.

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    1. re: rlh
      mangorita RE: rlh Aug 15, 2007 01:52 PM

      There's a Kohr Bros. Frozen Custard (a chain) at the South Shore Plaza in Braintree. They usually have 6-8 flavors.

      Kohr Brothers Frozen Custard
      250 Granite St, Braintree, MA 02184

      Chilly Cow
      451 Massachusetts Ave, Arlington, MA 02474

      1. re: rlh
        litchick RE: rlh Aug 15, 2007 08:30 PM

        rlh: Agreed. The Chilly Cow vanilla custard is good (but god, this St. Louisan craves a Ted Drewes now and again).

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        bella_sarda RE: brat1016 Aug 15, 2007 02:49 PM

        Louie's in Somerville, on Broadway near the McGrath highway, has very good frozen custard and hard ice cream as well. The grape nut custard is deservedly famous.

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