Hankering for the sweetest, creamiest taste of summer?
Here’s the scoop on some of the region’s best-loved ice cream shops. New England has produced some mega ice-cream businesses—hello, Ben and Jerry’s—but it’s little places like these that truly warm our hearts. Many have been drawing devoted customers for decades, while others have more recently added their fresh flavors to the mix. Don’t let these perfect summer days and balmy evenings slip by without getting your licks in. And if you seek nondairy options, these ice-cream masters have got that down cold, too.