The Hippo


Jun 3, 2020








50 Flavors
Tastes from readers' favorite ice cream shops

By Kelly Sennott

Vanilla Flavors:

Peanut Butter Cup
Vanilla ice cream with bits of Reese’s peanut butter cups and a peanut butter swirl
Where we got it: Town Docks Restaurant (289 Daniel Webster Hwy, Meredith, 279-3445,
Moose Tracks
Vanilla Ice Cream with mini peanut butter cups and a fudge swirl
Where we got it: Happy Cow Ice Cream Shop (385 Union Ave, Laconia, 524-7772,
Cookie Monster
Vanilla Ice Cream dyed blue with a cinnamon graham cracker swirl, bits of crushed up Oreo, and chocolate chips
Where we got it: Sawyer’s Dairy Bar & Restaurant (1933 Lake Shore Road, Gilford, 293-4422,
Vanilla ice cream with a caramel swirl, peanuts and chocolate chips
Where we got it: Bailey’s Bubble (5 Railroad Ave., Wolfeboro, 569-3612,
Maple Bacon
Vanilla ice cream fused with maple syrup and bits of candied bacon
Where we got it: Jordan’s Ice Creamery (894, New Hampshire Route 106, Belmont, 267-1900,
Vanilla ice cream mixed with pieces of M&M’s
Where we got it: Hodgies Too Ice Cream (136 Rabbit Road, Salisbury, Mass., 978-463-0214,
Holy Cow
Vanila ice cream with a fudge swirl, brownie and cookie pieces, bits of Reese’s peanut butter cups, bits of Snickers, M&M’s, chocolate chips and Heath bar pieces
Where we got it: Memories Ice Cream (95 Exeter Road, Kingston, 642-3737,
Vanilla Raspberry Truffle
Vanilla frozen yogurt, with a black raspberry swirl, and pieces of fudge brownie
Where we got it: Lagos Ice Cream (71 Lafayette Road, Rye, 964-9880,
Totally Turtle
Vanilla ice cream with brownie bits, caramel swirl and cashew pieces
Where we got it: The Beach Plum (17 Ocean Blvd., North Hampton, 964-7451,
Vanilla ice cream with pieces of baked chocolate chip cookie
Where we got it: The Ice House Restaurant (112 Wentworth Road, Rye, 431-3086,
Yellow Brick Road
Golden vanilla ice cream, with a caramel swirl, roasted pecans and pralines
Where we got it: Annabelle’s Natural Ice Cream (49 Ceres St., Portsmouth, 436-3400,
Sweet & Salty
Vanilla ice cream with sea-salted caramel swirl and pieces of chocolate-covered pretzel
Where we got it: Golick’s Dairy Bar (2 Dover Point Road, Dover, 742-1230,
Classic Vanilla
Good ol’ fashioned vanilla bean ice cream
Where we got it: Lone Oak Ice Cream (175 Milton Road, Rochester, 332-1809,
Fly Fishin’ Fudge
Vanilla ice cream with M&Ms, cookie dough pieces and fudge brownie bites
Where we got it: Johnson’s Seafood and Steak (1334 First NH Tpke., Northwood, 942-7300, 
Chocolate Flavors:
Chocolate ice cream
Where we got it: Mack’s Apples (230 Mammoth Road, Londonderry, 434-7619,
Chocolate Cookie Monster
Chocolate ice cream with chocolate cookie dough and swirls of chocolate cookie crumb
Where we got it: Blake’s Creamery (353 S. Main St., Manchester, 669-0220; there’s also a location at 53 Hooksett Road, Manchester, 627-1110,
Chocolate Fudge Walnut
Chocolate ice cream and walnuts
Where we got it: Puritan Backroom (245 Hooksett Road, Manchester, 666-9893,
German Chocolate Cake 
Chocolate ice cream, caramel swirl and coconut cake pieces
Where we got it: Pete’s Scoop (185 Rockingham Road, Derry, 434-6366,
Double Chocolate Brownie
Chocolate ice cream, brownie pieces
Where we got it: Moo’s Place (27 Crystal Ave., Derry, 425-0100; there’s also a location at Route 111 and Ermer Road, Salem, 898-0199,
Bear Claw
Dark chocolate ice cream with caramel swirl and chocolate-covered cashews
Where we got it: Devriendt Farm (178 S. Mast St., Goffstown, 497-2793,
Chocolate Peanut Butter
Chocolate ice cream and chunks of peanut butter
Where we got it: GoldenRod Drive-In Restaurant (1681 Candia Road, Manchester, 623-9469,
Chocolate Whoopie Pie
Chocolate ice cream and bits of whoopie pie brownie and frosting
Where we got it: Cremeland Drive-In (250 Valley St., Manchester, 669-4430)
Sweet N’ Salty Pretzel
Chocolate ice cream, chocolate-coated pretzel nibs, salted caramel and marsh
Where we got it: The Brick House Drive-In (1391 Hooksett Road, Hooksett, 622-8091,
Rocky Road
Chocolate ice cream with mini marshmallows, chocolate chips and chopped nuts
Where we got it: Merrivale Farms Ice Cream Shoppe (254 W. River Road, Hooksett)
Milky Way
Chocolate ice cream, caramel and chocolate chips
Where we got it: Stillwell’s Ice Cream (59 Route 27, Raymond, 895-1100, 895-1100. There are also locations at 160 Plaistow Road, Plaistow, 382-5655; 190 Water St., Exeter, 777-5077; 356 Lafayette Road, Hampton, 926-6990; and 18 Mount Major Highway, Alton Bay, 293-7600.)
Fruity Flavors:
Orange Sherbert
A smooth, dairy based, orange-flavored  scoop 
Where we got it: Hayward’s Ice Cream Stand (7 Daniel Webster Hwy, Nashua, 888-4663,
Black Raspberry
Smooth and creamy black raspberry ice cream
Where we got it: The Inside Scoop (260 Wallace Road, Bedford, 471-7009,
Banana Fudge
Banana flavored ice cream with gooey fudge swirls 
Where we got it: Hayward’s Ice Cream Stand (383 Elm St., Milford, 627-8383, 
Strawberry Cheesecake
Cheesecake flavored ice cream  ribboned with strawberry syrup 
Where we got it: The Big 1 (185 Concord St., Nashua,
Bold and smooth strawberry soft serve 
Where we got it: King Kone (Route 3, Merrimack, 424-6848,
Orange pineapple 
Sweet orange ice cream with thick pineapple swirls 
Where we got it: Kimball Farm (158 Turnpike Road, Jaffrey, 532-5765,
Rainbow Sherbet 
Strawberry, lemon and orange sherbet marbled together made with all natural flavors and coloring
Where we got it: Jake’s Old Fashioned Ice Cream and Bakeshop (57 Palm St., Nashua, 594-2424,
Wild Blueberry
A blueberry base with chunks of blueberries 
Where we got it: Findeisen’s Ice Cream (297 Derry Road, Hudson, 886-9422,
Watermelon Sorbet
Dairy-free, sweet watermelon scoops
Where we got it: Axel’s Food and Ice Cream (608 Daniel Webster Hwy, Merrimack, 429-2229,
Raspberry Sorbet
Dairy-free and smooth raspberry flavor 
Where we got it: Countrybrook Farms (175 Lowell Road, Hudson, 886-5200,
Other Flavors:
Red Velvet Cake
Red velvet cake flavored ice cream with red velvet cake pieces and a cream cheese frosting swirl
Where we got it: Ballard’s Ice Cream (7 Broadway, Concord, 225-5666,
Graham Central Station
Graham cracker flavored ice cream with graham cracker variegate and chocolate covered crisp candy
Where we got it: Beech Hill Farm and Ice Cream Barn (107 Beech Hill Road, Hopkinton, 223-0828,
Salted Caramel with toppings
Salted caramel flavored frozen yogurt with pirouline cookies and crushed pieces of a Hershey chocolate bar
Where we got it: Dips Frozen Yogurt (138 N. Main St., Concord, 856-8588,
Peppermint Stick
Peppermint flavored ice cream, made with Granite State Candy Shoppe candy canes
Where we got it: Granite State Candy Shoppe (13 Warren St., Concord, 225-2591,
Pistachio flavored ice cream with pistachio nuts
Where we got it: Summer Freeze (74 Fisherville Road, Concord, 228-0579,
Gingersnap flavored ice cream made gingersnap cookie ingredients like molasses, cinnamon and ginger
Where we got it: Richardson’s Farm (170 Water St., Boscawen, 796-2788,
Cotton Candy
Cotton candy flavored ice cream with pink and blue swirls
Where we got it: Dudley’s Ice Cream (846 Route 106 N, Loudon, 783-4800)
Graham cracker flavored ice cream with chocolate chips and marshmallow sauce swirl
Where we got it: Frekey’s Dairy Freeze (97 Suncook Valley Road, Chichester, 798-5443,
Dinosaur Crunch
Vanilla ice cream dyed blue with brownie bits, chocolate chunks and chocolate variegate swirl
Where we got it: Arnie’s Place (164 Loudon Road, Concord, 228-3225,
Maple Walnut
Maple flavored ice cream with walnuts
Where we got it: Lang’s Ice Cream (510 Pembroke St., Pembroke, 225-7483,
Bubble Gum
Bubble gum flavored ice cream with Chiclet gum
Where we got it: Nana’s Snack Shack (1387 S. Stark Hwy, Weare, 529-3474)
Cake Batter 
Cake flavored ice cream with yellow cake and chocolate swirl
Where we got it: Intervale Ice Cream (931 Flanders Road, Henniker, 428-7196)
Mint Chocolate Chip
Green peppermint flavored ice cream with chocolate morsels
Where we got it: High Tide Takeout (239 Henniker St., Hillsborough, 464-4202,
Cappuccino Crunch
Cappuccino coffee ice cream with cappuccino toffee crunch
Where we got it: Sanctuary Dairy Farm Ice Cream (209 Route 103, Sunapee, 863-8940,
As seen in the July 17, 2014 issue of the Hippo.


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