39. Cookie Monster Ice Cream from B. Candy
B. Candy be mine.
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If there were a cuter, more kawaii dessert boutique than B. Candy, it would have to exist in some sugar-addled teen's Hello Kitty fantasy. On the shelves are gigantic Peeps plush toys, Pucker Powder sold by the spout and pinkness everywhere. The bar stools are fashioned to resemble cupcakes and ice cream cones.
And when you finally pull yourself away from browsing the merchandise, you discover the ice cream is made by someone who's obviously very skilled at the art. It's texturally perfect and exists in so many intriguing flavors it's difficult to settle on just one.
The Froot Loops tastes exactly like the cereal. And if you decide on the one made with Whoppers, you find the malted essence of the movie-theater candy slyly worked into the ice cream itself. One of the best flavors is the Cookie Monster; named after the Sesame Street monster and colored blue in his honor, it not only has cookie dough pieces, but also probably Oreos and everything else the notoriously ravenous cookie junkie might consume in one of his binges. Basically it's the best cookies-n-cream ice cream you'll ever have where the fun is doing a post-mortem on what actual cookies were crumbled up and tossed into the mixer.
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