Have you ever started your day with ice cream? It's not something I tried before, but when I came by Artisan Ice Cream to meet owners Richard and Paula Westcott one morning, they quickly indoctrinated me into their practice. Their son Jack is 1.5 years old and very much an ice cream aficionado already. A vanilla cream soda float can fit into your morning routine more easily … [Read more...] about Artisan Ice Cream is Open in Paia
As I was enjoying some pizza and salad the other day at Costco, I glanced out the window at the tables outside and saw a woman spoon feeding her pug dog ice cream. OK, dogs really shouldn't eat ice cream, but whatever, I thought. But then she took the same spoon and without wiping it off continued eating the ice cream herself. Yuk! Then, to top it off–to show she really loved … [Read more...] about Eh crazy lady feeding ice cream to her dog!
National Ice Cream Day has always been an important day for Glen Simkins. The team at his farm that grows the ingredients used in his Coconut Glen’s vegan ice cream celebrate every third Sunday in July with a scavenger hunt on the property. This year, Simkins–“Coconut Glen” himself–wants to share this special day and tradition with the public by holding a fun scavenger hunt in … [Read more...] about Glen Simkins of Coconut Glen’s Celebrates National Ice Cream Day with a Scavenger Hunt in Paia
For anyone wanting to pursue artisan dreams of sugar and spice, expect equal parts blood, sweat and tears to go into your recipe. We're not saying that it can't be done, only that there's no easy way to do it. The women behind Maui Cookie Lady, Sweet Paradise Chocolates, Donut Dynamite, Paradise Tropical Ice and Maui Macaroons have all managed to build companies that sell … [Read more...] about Sugar Mamas, The women behind Maui Cookie Lady, Sweet Paradise Chocolates, Donut Dynamite, Paradise Tropical Ice and Maui Macaroon
Best Local Ice Cream Ono Gelato We realize that gelato isn’t actually ice cream, but our readers didn’t care about that distinction when deciding on their favorite sweet treats. This year, Ono Gelato claims yet another Best Local Ice Cream title, and we believe it. After all, how many places offer dairy, non-dairy, gluten-free and vegan choices? Whether considering the … [Read more...] about MauiTime Best of Maui 2013: Best Local Ice Cream on Maui: Ono Gelato