When Julie and I visited Pretzel Revolution and Creamery in March, we were there for the stuffed pretzels. This time we only had one thing on our minds: ice cream.
Longacre’s Modern Dairy in Barto is a 40-minute drive from Berks County Eats’ home base in Wyomissing. But it was well-worth the drive, and the short wait, for a taste of their homemade ice cream.
Carvel was one of the most highly recommended ice cream stops by Berks County Eats readers. I put my predispositions aside to see what the fuss is all about.
While driving through neighboring Lebanon County, we decided to take a detour to one of its most well-known ice cream parlors, the Jigger Shop in Mt. Gretna.
Sweet Ride Ice Cream is known for taking cool treats on the road. This year, they opened up a permanent location in West Reading and everything so far is “sweet.”
Lori’s Candy Station will always be special to me. I grew up on chocolates and ice cream, all homemade, just like mom is still making.