Summer Essentials

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Check back each week for new finds! 

All summer long, we’re sharing lists of our favorite local spots to keep the fun going.

This Week: Sweet Treats for the Heat

vampire penguin shaved ice

Vampire Penguin

Vampire Penguin Shaved Snow is the final evolution of shaved ice. Not to be confused with snow cones.

Must-Try Flavors: Sweet Tooth and Smoreo’s

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jeni's splendid ice creams

Jeni’s Splendid Ice Creams

Jeni’s Ice Creams builds ice creams completely from scratch using a unique recipe honed and perfected over more than 20 years by founder Jeni Britton.

Must-Try Flavors: Brambleberry Crisp and Brown Butter Almond Brittle

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the chill hill

The Chill Hill

The Chill Hill offers homemade ice cream and self-serve frozen yogurt with your choice of over 50 different toppings.

Must-Try Flavors: White Chocolate Mouse and Peanut Butter

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maries italian deli bakery and market

Marie’s Italian Deli, Bakery & Market

An award-winning, family-owned bakery with some of the best homemade desserts.

Must-Try Flavors: Lemon Blueberry Cake and Cannoli Cupcakes

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