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chrispypanfry Oct 15, 2008 10:08 AM

looking for some strawberry and cream ice cream like I had in devon england.

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    italianagambino RE: chrispypanfry Oct 15, 2008 10:35 AM

    Try
    http://www.chinatownicecreamfactory.com/
    http://www.emackandbolios.com/
    http://www.australianhomemade.com

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      piegirl74 RE: chrispypanfry Oct 15, 2008 12:12 PM

      Im not sure what characterizes the ice cream you mention to be able to give you more specific info...

      But, you can check out the VanLeeuwen ice cream truck. They have wonderful strawberry ice cream.
      http://www.vanleeuwenicecream.com/

      They also have a red current and cream that I have not yet tried, but it's on my list!

      Here is a post about it:
      http://chowhound.chow.com/topics/528283

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        chrispypanfry RE: piegirl74 Oct 15, 2008 12:44 PM

        thanks. will have to try it.

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        jns7 RE: chrispypanfry Oct 16, 2008 11:41 AM

        Blue Marble in Brooklyn (420 Atlantic Avenue in Boerum Hill and 186 Underhill Avenue in Prospect Heights has both those flavors. I had the strawberry during the summer and it was wonderful.

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          taboo RE: jns7 Oct 16, 2008 01:24 PM

          Cones....the best.

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            silencespeak RE: taboo Oct 16, 2008 06:07 PM

            Cones is outstanding. Definitely my favorite of the city. Try the Hazelnut.

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          billyeats RE: chrispypanfry Oct 16, 2008 06:47 PM

          Sundaes & Cones!

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            steakrules85 RE: chrispypanfry Oct 17, 2008 09:49 AM

            How is Chinatown ice cream factory? People rave about it never ha dit.

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