Is there any sweet treat more deliciously satisfying than ice cream? No matter what age, Americans love their scoops, whether in a cone or a cup, plain or loaded with toppings. Fortunately, the country is filled with top-tier ice cream shops, where inventive flavors dominate the menus. From an all-organic scoop parlor in San Francisco to a dairy-farm-based operation in the fields of rural Michigan, these shops serve up delicious treats made with only the finest seasonal ingredients. Here are our picks for America’s best ice cream shops.
by Emily Wasserman