Most People Don’t Know That One Of Summer’s Most Famous Treats Was Invented Right Here In Minnesota
On a hot summer day, there’s nothing better than beating the heat with an icy cold treat. Despite our frigid winters, Minnesota has more than a few great ice cream shops to choose from. Many serve dozens of unique flavors and are a great place to try something new. But what about when you crave a classic? There’s one place in Minnesota that invented one of the summer’s most famous treats, and it still serves them more than 50 years later.
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Betsy is a Minneapolis-based writer who's lived in Minnesota for 19 years. If you know of any amazing Minnesota restaurants, nature areas, or other attractions, feel free to let her know about them at [email protected] or on Twitter @betsyrathburn.
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