I scream, you scream, ALABAMA screams for ice cream! With summer right around the corner, I can’t think of a better treat to help you cool off than ice cream. Alabama has some of the tastiest ice cream shops around. Here is a list of 12 wonderful ice cream shops you should definitely check out during your next road trip.
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1.) Trowbridge's Ice Cream Bar - Florence
Four words: ORANGE PINEAPPLE ICE CREAM! You'll thank me later! Trowbridge's Ice Cream Bar is located at: 316 N Court St., Florence, AL 35630.
2.) Scoops Olde Fashion Ice Cream - Gulf Shores
Cool off after a hot day at the beach with a triple scoop of this delicious ice cream. Scoops Olde Fashion Ice Cream is located at: 601 Gulf Shores Pkwy, Gulf Shores, AL 36542.
3.) Golden Years Ice Cream Parlor - Hazel Green
Step back in time at this 50's styled ice cream parlor that offers ice cream, cakes, cookies, candy, coffee, hotdogs and so much more. Golden Years Ice Cream Parlor is located at: 12835 US-231, Hazel Green, AL 35750.
4.) Milky Moo's Homemade Ice Cream - Troy
You'll be obsessed after one visit! This ice cream is homemade and is OUT OF THIS WORLD! Milky Moo's Homemade Ice Cream is located at: 72 North Court Square
AKA 72 Elm St.,
Troy, AL 36081.
5.) Serendipity Sweets - Vestavia
If you stop by Serendipity Sweets, you can't go wrong with a yummy banana split! Serendipity Sweets is located at: 2518 Rocky Ridge Rd, Vestavia, AL 35243.
6.) Shake's Frozen Custard - Foley
Some of the best frozen custard you'll ever taste! Shake's Frozen Custard is located at: 3410 S McKenzie St., Foley, AL 36535.
7.) Peach Park - Clanton
If you love peaches, Peach Park is a place you must check out! And while you're there, try their homemade peach ice cream. It's AMAZING! They also have peach cobbler and fried peach pies that taste great with the ice cream. Peach Park is located at: 2300 7th St. S,
Clanton, AL 35046.
8.) Liquid Freeze Ice Cream - Gulf Shores
This ice cream shop uses liquid nitrogen to freeze the cream quickly. What a cool (pun intended) concept! Liquid Freeze Ice Cream is located at: 3800 Gulf Shores Pkwy, Ste 330,
Gulf Shores, AL 36542.
9.) Kreme Delite - Athens
Kreme Delite is known for its iconic upside-down banana split and is one of the longest-running ice cream stands in Alabama. This walk-up dairy bar is located at: 401 W Washington St.,
Athens, AL 35611.
10.) Steel City Pops - Auburn
Even though this isn't technically considered ice cream, a gourmet popsicle from Steel City Pops is the perfect treat to satisfy the sweet tooth on a hot summer day. Steel City Pops is located at: 109 N College St., Auburn, Alabama 36830.
11.) The Palace Ice Cream & Sandwich Shop - Tuscumbia
You'll feel like you've stepped back into the 50s when you enter through the doors of this nostalgic ice cream parlor. And their peanut butter milkshakes are DELICIOUS! The Palace Ice Cream & Sandwich Shop is located at: 100 S Main St.,
Tuscumbia, AL 35674.
12.) Main Street Sweets - Luverne
With over 20 different flavors of ice cream, you're sure to find the perfect treat! Main Street Sweets is located at: 89 Forest Ave, Luverne, AL 36049.