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Best Ice Cream Places in Richardson

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Welcome back to the Northside Blog! Today’s post is all about ice cream. Read on to find out where the best places are to get ice cream in Richardson, TX, as well as a few homemade ice cream recipes that you can make right at your apartment.


Sweet Firefly (7 mins away)

Sweet Firefly opened back in 2011 and is a homey little shop that serves gourmet ice cream and candied treats. With at least 16 flavors available at any one time, you will be able to find the perfect flavor to satisfy your craving. Mixing and matching flavors is also encouraged.


Sweet Daze Dessert Bar (7 mins away)

Sweet Daze Dessert Bar serves over the top desserts that are also incredibly beautiful works of arts. You’ll find signature ice cream, cakes, donuts, macarons, and drinks. Come by and experience one of their magical sweet treats.


Yumilicious (12 mins away)

From the website: “Yumilicious is a self-serve, frozen yogurt lounge known for great tasting yogurts and unique flavors. We feature over 12 gourmet, low calorie yogurts and over 30 fresh toppings daily.”


Snowflake Cafe (15 mins away)

The Snowflake Cafe offers a lot more than ice cream. While they are known for their rolled ice cream, you can also get crepes, cake, and other sweet creations with all the toppings your heart desires!




Of course, you could always save some money and make your own ice cream at home! Here are two recipes you should consider trying:


Peanut Butter Fudge Swirl Ice Cream

This recipe comes from Chocolate, Chocolate and More and is perfect for peanut butter lovers! To make it, you’ll need the following ingredients: heavy cream, sweetened condensed milk, peanut butter, vanilla extract, and semi-sweet chocolate chips.


No Churn Pralines & Cream Ice Cream

This classic southern flavor is a must try! The recipe comes from Mirlandra’s Kitchen and calls for the following ingredients: brown sugar, white sugar, heavy cream, butter, chopped pecans, sweetened condensed milk, vanilla extract, and salt.

Where’s your favorite place to get ice cream in Richardson? Let us know in the comments. Thanks for reading this month’s Northside Blog post!