Tag: ice cream

Last Scoops Of Summer @ Jacob Riis (The People’s Beach)

Poll a random group of people and you’ll find that it’s hard to get them to agree on the best flavor of ice cream or whether a cake cone is better than a waffle cone. Ask them whether or not the summer has gone by quickly, though, and you’ll soon see that it’s much easier […]

Spice Up Your Summer With These NEW Cookbooks

Happy end-of-July! While certain days this summer are proving too hot to turn on the oven, that doesn’t mean you can’t cool off by putting your feet up, sipping an iced drink, leafing through a new cookbook, and planning for the day when you can once again try delicious recipes. With that in mind, we […]

Smorgasburg Sundays

Last weekend, we took advantage of the GORGEOUS weather and headed over to Breeze Hill in Prospect Park, where the Sunday Smorgasburg was in full swing! For those of you who don’t know, Smorgasburg is a Brooklyn staple and self-described as “the largest weekly open-air food market in America, attracting 20,000-30,000 people to Brooklyn each weekend […]

New Year, New Happenings

Hi friends! It’s a brand new year and our customers are killing it with a variety of fresh endeavors. From raising enough money through Kickstarter to open a vegan butcher shop, to inventing a new burger menu, opening an ice cream shop in Haiti, and more, it’s sometimes hard to keep up with these ambitious health food connoisseurs. […]

Ace Customer Thanksgiving Round-Up 2016: Dessert Edition

Due to popular demand, we are following our recent Ace Customer Thanksgiving Round-Up with a Part II: Dessert Edition. Yep, we have that many amazing customers offering special holiday treats this season! Read on for a sweet round-up…Celebrated bakery Amy’s Bread always has a delectable selection of treats and this holiday season is no exception…the only […]

Summer In The City: Van Leeuwen’s Artisan Ice Cream

Summer may be over but our love for ice cream is not! So, without further ado, we welcome you to the 3rd and final installment of our Summer In The City series, featuring amazing ice cream by Ace customers. Today, we’re highlighting Van Leeuwen Artisan Ice Cream, the self-described “retro sweet shop featuring gourmet ice cream […]

Summer In The City: Blue Marble’s Marvelous Ice Cream

Hello and welcome to the 2nd installment of our Summer In The City series, featuring fantastic ice cream parlors that also happen to be Ace customers. Today, we’re turning the spotlight on Ace customer Blue Marble Ice Cream. Blue Marble has more than delicious ice cream and a reputation for serving a first class product–they also […]

Summer In The City: Ample Hills Amps Up Their Ice Cream Game

Hello and welcome to the first part of our Summer In The City series…three posts featuring ice cream from Ace customers! First up is Brooklyn legend Ample Hills Creamery, who we’ve written about before. Since its beginning as a lone cart in Prospect Park, Ample Hills has blossomed into one of the foremost ice cream parlors in the city, […]

Happy Black History Month!

Howdy folks, and happy Black History Month! This post was inspired by Ace customer Ample Hills, who–a few weeks back– posted a photo on Instagram of a tool that many of us take for granted: the ice cream scoop. Their caption attributed this creation to Alfred L. Cralle, an African-American porter/inventor from Virginia. Intrigued, we […]

Ample Cream + Creativity From Brooklyn’s Ample Hills

As the early days of September roll in, we find ourselves already waxing nostalgic for the sun-soaked months of summer, and for the best antidote to the heat–ice cream! In order to satiate our craving, we decided to check in with Ace customer Ample Hills, who offer their delicious ice cream at 5 locations throughout Brooklyn, […]