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Van Leeuwen Artisan Ice Cream

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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.


Crowds line up at the Big Gay Ice Cream Truck. (credit:

The 8 Best Ice Cream Shops In Manhattan

With the warmer temperatures hitting our area, indulging in a little taste of ice cream seems a little bit easier. Here’s where to find the best frozen treats in New York City.

CBS New York–07/18/2011