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Strawberry Balsamic with Goat Cheese

Strawberry Balsamic Goat Cheese

The inspiration for this ice cream comes from the Strawberry Balsamic chocolate truffle in our Goat Cheese Collection (available at our chocolate shop next door: 674 South Avenue). Fresh chevre from Lively Run Goat Diary in Interlaken, NY and strawberries from Hurd Orchards enhance each others’ flavors for an ice cream that is tart, fruity… Continue reading

Gift Certificates!

Gift Certificates

We now have universal gift certificates that can be used in either the chocolate or ice cream shop. These are perfect for gifts, thank yous, and surprises! Ask for them at the counter or you can call us at 585.461.2815 to have one sent to someone special… Continue reading

Milk Chocolate Sesame

Milk Chocolate Sesame Ice Cream

This ice cream is based on one of our signature chocolates, the Milk Chocolate Sesame bark, which has been a customer favorite since day one. Fine French chocolate, toasted sesame oil, black and white sesame seeds, fleur de sel sea salt and, of course, the freshest local dairy, combine to make an ice cream that… Continue reading

Peach Brandy Blueberry Sorbet

Peach Brandy Blueberry

Brandy and a touch of molasses lift and enhance the flavor of the peaches from Hurd Orchards in Holley, NY. Blueberries and peaches are a natural pairing, so we swirl a blueberry sauce (spiked with a little bit of cassis) into the sorbet as it comes out of the machine. The resulting (vegan) sorbet is… Continue reading

Hedonist Waffle Cones

Hedonist Waffle Cones

Did you know we make Hedonist waffle cones from scratch? We created our own recipe and taste tested many versions before settling on the one you can now order to hold your ice cream. We use only butter, flour, egg whites, heavy cream, sugar, salt and vanilla in the batter and then crisp it to… Continue reading

Goodbye Bacon, Hello Summer!

We sold the last of our Peanut Bacon Caramel ice cream last night and are back to some of our delicious standards. If you are vegan or lactose-intolerant, you should try the Dark Chocolate Sorbet or the Raspberry Sorbet, both of which are dairy-free. If you need something a little more adventurous, the Goat Cheese… Continue reading

Peanut Bacon Caramel Ice Cream

Peanut Bacon Caramel Ice Cream

Yes, ice cream with bacon in it. We’re celebrating the week leading up to Father’s Day with bacon flavored options in both our ice cream and chocolate shops. This is a smooth caramel ice cream filled with tasty bits of crisp, salty bacon and peanuts. Stop in to get a taste of this limited edition… Continue reading

When Jennifer Posey and Zahra Langford moved Hedonist Artisan Chocolates to its lovely new South Avenue storefront, they found themselves blessed with an abundance of space. So, after kicking around a couple of ideas, they settled on Hedonist Artisan Ice Cream. “We can incorporate the ingredients we love,” Posey says, and the synergy between Hedonist’s… Continue reading

Ice Cream Business Heats Up

A cold business is heating up in time for summer. Two ice cream shops, two frozen yogurt shops and a gallery that serves gelato have opened recently, and a Dairy Queen restaurant is set to open in July. A longtime ice cream maker opened a parlor. Hedonist Artisan Ice Cream is the newest addition. At… Continue reading

Officially Open!

We are officially open for the summer starting today at 10am! Our hours are 10am-9pm Sunday-Thursday, 10am-11pm Friday-Saturday. Stop by today and get your first taste of our ice cream… Continue reading