Ice cream and frozen yogurt fans, celebrate: there's a new spot in town to get your fix. Called Jeni's Splendid Ice Creams, the fresh addition is located at 11601 Rock Rose Ave., Suite 110, in North Burnett.
Jeni's Splendid Ice Creams is "devoted to making better ice creams and bringing people together," according the business' website.
Founded by Jeni Britton Bauer, the chain operates a dozen scoop shops, from Atlanta to Chicago to Los Angeles. With offerings like the Texas two-step sheet cake, this new shop gives a nod to local culture. Look for popular flavors, including boozy eggnog, cold brew with coconut cream, dark chocolate truffle and wildberry lavender, which you can sample before ordering.
Jeni's Splendid Ice Creams has gotten an enthusiastic response thus far, with a five-star rating out of 19 reviews on Yelp.
Lydia N., who reviewed the new spot on Dec. 2, shared, "Jeni's has exciting flavors like Midwest whiskey praline, gooey butter cake, and the rainbow [frozen yogurt], but all the flavors are amazingly executed!"
Yelper Kathyrn S. wrote, “Honestly, the variety and quality of dairy free flavors shocked me. I counted at least six different dairy-free flavors that are very flavorful! Texas Sheet Cake is a classic, and this did not disappoint!"
Interested? Stop by to welcome the new business to the neighborhood. Jeni's Splendid Ice Creams is open from noon–11 p.m. on Monday-Thursday, noon–midnight on Friday, 11 a.m.–midnight on Saturday and 11 a.m.–11 p.m. on Sunday.
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