Horseradish ice cream: oooh or ewww? The cold truth about NYC's quirkiest scoops, snow cones and popsicles.
Thankfully, the frozen-yogurt wars of 2007 are firmly behind us. Now, we have big gay ice cream trucks, artisanal gelato vans and chefs scooping their hand-churned creations from storefront carts. Lemon olive oil? Caramelized bacon? There's no going back to plain vanilla now.
The next stage in chilling out is devouring all of the unusual frosty delights hiding in plain sight. The city is rife with warm-weather antidotes; you just have to know where to look. From the mildly unusual to the downright bizarre, here are some icy options guaranteed to bring you good humor.
By Krista Garcia; photos by Jori Klein Jacobs
Pictured: Psychedelic paletas from Sley Deli Grocery