Ice cream: it’s the dessert you can turn to if you want to beat the current heat spell – or if you simply just want a sweet treat. Among the myriad of ice cream brands available in Singapore, some have gone through the halal certification process in order to cater to Muslim consumers. Here are 10 such halal ice cream establishments.
Ice cream brand Island Creamery shut its original branch at Serene Centre yesterday (21 May) as it began moving the outlet to its new location in Holland Village. The home-grown ice cream parlour announced the news on their Facebook page on 15 May, writing: “Hi all, we will be relocating from Serene Centre to 19 Lorong Liput at Holland Village during the week of 21 May 2018. The outlet in Bukit Timah was one of the first ice cream parlours in Singapore to sell premium ice cream featuring local flavours such as Teh Tarik and Pineapple Tart.
Bandung in a Cone is priced at $8.90 each. The cafe is also behind the popular Coffee in a Cone concept, which can only be found at The Coffee Academics in Singapore. The Instagram-worthy beverage involves coating the ice cream cone with four different chocolate compounds that are hardened by varying percentages of cacao content to prevent leakage.
Magnum’s first permanent store in Singapore has opened at ION Orchard. If you love chocolate and ice cream, then you’ll definitely love the new flagship Magnum Pleasure Store that officially opened its doors in Singapore on Friday (28 July). The permanent store, located at Basement 2 of ION Orchard, is specially designed with art installations such as the Singapore skyline made out of Magnum ice cream bar sticks and a collection of Magnum bars.
From 10 March to 31 July this year, durian aficionados in Singapore can try new durian pastry combinations at Goodwood Park Hotel’s annual Durian Fiesta.
From gelato with googly eyes, colourful popsicles to towering ice-cream cones, we list some of the most photo-worthy icy treats that you should be trying soon. Order up desserts that “stare” back at you with googly eyes, at this Barcelona-based gelato chain. Think psychedelic, rainbow-hued desserts that are practically made for Instagram.
If you’ve ever wondered how much you have in common with Hillary Clinton — an ultra-wealthy, lifelong politician with an affinity for pantsuits and scrunchies — I’d recommend watching this clip.