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The 9 Best Milkshakes In New York City

Congratulations, you made it to the end of the week, despite a brutal heat wave and subsequent sweatfest. Celebrate the end of the really, really hot week — cool down your Friday with one of these cold ice cream-based concoctions.

CBS New York–07/19/2013

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The 8 Best Low Calorie Summer Desserts in NYC

Hey, you worked hard for that summer beach body, don’t ruin it with too many hot fudge sundaes. Stop stressing about your diet (we’re serious!). Put your calorie-counting mind at ease when treating yourself to these healthier summer desserts in NYC.

07/05/2013

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The Search Is On For New York City’s Own Ice Cream Flavor

It may not be easy to fit all of New York City into a single cup of ice cream, but Ben & Jerry’s is trying to do it.

06/06/2013

MilkMade Ice Cream

Going To Extremes With Ice Cream

The hunt for a better pint of ice cream led one local woman to start her own business. Diana Hardeman, founder of Milkmade Ice Cream, visited The Couch to show us why her version of the cold treat is getting such rave reviews.

05/29/2013

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Cops: L.I. Man Charged With Stealing Ice Cream Cone From Valley Stream Carvel

William Hotz is charged with robbery and resisting Arrest.

05/02/2013

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NYC’s 9 Best Frozen Yogurt Shops

Tangier and lighter than that radioactive-colored stuff you got as a kid, today’s FroYo is more sophisticated and flavorful than ever. Grab a spoon and enjoy the healthier way to chill out – these are your best bets for frozen yogurt in New York City.

CBS New York–04/29/2013

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Ben & Jerry’s Holds 34th Annual Free Cone Day Tuesday

What better way to welcome the warm weather back to the Tri-State than with a scoop of ice cream?

04/09/2013

Jack McBrayer, Tina Fey, Tracy Morgan, Jane Krakowski and Alec Baldwin visit 'Late Night With Jimmy Fallon' at Rockefeller Center on January 10, 2013 in New York City. (Photo by Theo Wargo/Getty Images)

Ben & Jerry’s To Honor ’30 Rock’ Finale With New Ice Cream Flavor

Tina Fey is the latest comic to be honored with a Ben & Jerry’s ice cream flavor.

01/31/2013

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2012’s 5 Best Iconic NYC Drinks

We sipped some fabulous beverages in 2012 (alcoholic and non-alcoholic alike). Some of these drinks listed were invented in New York City, while others were just popularized here. All, however, are worth a try, especially at an equally iconic bar, restaurant, or, yes, soda fountain.

12/31/2012

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Students, Parents Upset By Ban On PTA Ice Cream Sales In Parsippany

The PTA used the money to pay for arts programs, field trips, and classroom equipment — things parents say is really important. At the Board of Education, however, the superintendent said his hands are tied.

10/10/2012

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NY Food Truck Lunch: Go2Burger & A Vanilla Shake From Go Burger

The Go2Burger is $6 and vanilla and chocolate shakes are $4 (or you can opt for a ‘Shake Shot’ for $1, which is a a nice way to get just a taste, since the full 12 oz. shake is a lot for lunch time. The ‘shots’ appear to be larger than a liquor shot).

08/29/2012

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NY Food Truck Dessert: SnoBalls From An Icy Introduction

There are many ways to cool off during a hot city summer, and here’s another one: An Icy Introduction, a stand selling Caribbean-style SnoBalls, SnoCreams and Slushes.

08/17/2012

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NYC Food Truck’s 6 Best Frozen Desserts

Warm weather in New York always means fleets of ice cream trucks hitting the streets peddling soft ice cream to kids, but now they have serious competition. Here a few unique food trucks that will be roaming around offering much more than a frostbitten ice pop.

CBS New York–08/08/2012

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City Councilman Wants To Silence Ice Cream Trucks In Jackson Heights

According to a City Councilman Daniel Drumm, a staple of summer is giving the cold shoulder to peace and quiet in one Queens neighborhood.

08/03/2012

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NY Food Truck Dessert: Earl Grey Tea Ice Cream From Van Leeuwen Artisan Ice Cream

They steep giant teabags filled with organic Earl Grey Tea leaves in a special custard. The result is a strong tea flavor in a sweet and creamy ice cream base. There was no tannin or bitterness, as you can sometimes get when drinking hot Earl Grey tea, if it sits around too long.

08/03/2012

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