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Top 10 Ice Cream Shops in the U.S.

The Perfect Scoop

Mora Iced Creamery is one of the Top 10 Ice Cream Shops in the United States

The Best Ice Cream Parlors in the U.S.

In 1984, President Ronald Reagan decreed July as National Ice Cream Month, but we think any time is a good time to indulge in a cup or a cone. We're sharing where to find the best frozen treats around the country, from old-time ice cream parlors to imaginative gelato and sorbet shops experimenting with unusual flavors.

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Cuisinart ICE-40 Flavor Duo Frozen Yogurt-Ice Cream & Sorbet Maker

Cuisinart ICE-40 Flavor Duo Frozen Yogurt-Ice Cream & Sorbet Maker
This nifty model churns out twice the amount of ice cream as a standard machine. Read GAYOT's full review here!

Best Ice Cream Near You
Whether you're dreaming of a classic cone, sorbet, gelato, or creamy frozen custard, GAYOT has the scoop on where to indulge your craving.

Manhattan Beach Creamery is on GAYOT'S list of the best ice cream parlors in Los Angeles

Sweet Cream and Sugar Cones by Kris Hoogerhyde, Anne Walker and Dabney Goug

Sweet Cream and Sugar Cones

With 90 recipes ranging from Earl Grey ice cream to lime-blackberry pops, this cookbook from San Francisco's Bi-Rite creamery is a tasty guide for making cool treats during the hot season.

(Updated: 06/27/13 BLS)


Check out the 2014 edition of GAYOT's Annual Restaurant Issue, which features the Top 40 Restaurants in the U.S., Rising Chefs and more.