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Apr 29, 2010 02:14 PM

Ice cream in Madison, Wis., but (gasp) not Babcock Hall ice cream?

Local, artisanal, interesting ice cream or gelato?

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  1. Chocolate Shoppe Blue Moon. Fruit Loops flavored ice cream!

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    1. re: TAsunder

      go to lombardino's! or the place off state street or on Monona drive is decent gelato place in that cat themed coffee house.

      1. re: TAsunder

        Yeah, Chocolate Shoppe is the best in town. I've never dared try the Blue Moon but the Zanzibar Chocolate is the chocolatiest chocolate ice cream you'll ever try. I like Fat Elvis, too.

        1. re: Machaca

          Then you should definitely try 'Dark Side of the Moon' Zanzibar Chocolate swirled with Blue Moon.

          Fat Elvis is the best! Although I have been known to have a hot fudge sundae with Espresso Oreo ice cream.

          1. re: Machaca

            Okay, I gotta ask - what is "Fat Elvis"? I assume it's a flavor, but what flavor?

            BTW, blue moon ice cream has its own entry in Wikipedia:

            Remember, most ice cream shops are happy to give you a free sample of any of their flavors. If you're brave enough. :)

            1. re: nsxtasy

              Banana ice cream with fudge, and peanut butter ripples.