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Tri-Valley Ice Cream Trail Makes PopSugar’s Headlines!

The Tri-Valley is known for its delicious food, exquisite wine, and our Pinterest-worthy outdoors.. but lately our local ice cream has been making headlines…which we think is pretty sweet!🍦 PopSugar recently released The 10 Best Food and Drink Trails in America, and our awesome Ice Cream Trail is #2! 

Check out who’s on our Ice Cream Trail below.. and then download our Ice Cream Trail Passport to start your own tasty trip! 

Ice Cream cones from Meadowlark Dairy, Pleasanton



Try out this hand-crafted ice cream that is frozen on a freezing plate and scraped into rolls before being served to you! This unique treat is accompanied by a variety of toppings to choose from.

Rita’s Italian Ice

Rita’s specializes in authentic Italian Ice, but they also offer frozen custard and other scrumptious creations. Try out their Ice Flights which include four different flavor samples! 

Meadowlark Dairy

If you want your ice cream on the go, stop by Meadowlark Dairy’s drive-thru ice cream shop! Their famous cones and customized flavors are not only delicious, but are reasonably priced.  

Photo by: @icicles.creamroll

Flavor Brigade

For an especially healthy dessert, Flavor Brigades 30+ flavors of Italian Ice are Gluten-free, non-dairy and have zero cholesterol! All ingredients are made with fruit-puree, sugar, and water – so they’re Vegetarian and Vegan-friendly as well!

Almare Gelato Italiano

This stop serves gelato, sorbet and an assortment of other yummy sweets! 


Photo by: @tea__derp

Amorino Gelato Al Naturale

Located in the San Francisco Premium Outlets, these picturesque cones are formed into Instagram-worthy flowers before being served.


This famous ice cream chain has been serving a variety of classic and seasonal flavors since 1950; it’s safe to say they’re doing something right!


This local favorite needs no introduction – their ice cream sandwiches made with freshly baked cookies are conveniently located in downtown Livermore.


The Mix Creamery

What’s not to like about donuts and ice cream? This unique stop combines the two delicious desserts, and an assortment of toppings to create ice cream sandwiches that will have you licking your fingers.


This restaurant serves up quick bites, but also an assortment of ice cream and authentic Taiwanese desserts like crepes and boba tea!


Get your coffee and ice cream fix at this one-stop shop! O’Honey features Japanese crepe rolls, one-of-a-kind boba tea creations, and limited-edition flavors!

The Mix Creamery - Photo by: @athete_jorde_sanchez


Photo by: @nargisshaghasi

Yersen Gelato Cakes

While you may stop here for some gelato, you might leave with a custom gelato cake! This stop creates gorgeous cakes in addition to authentic Italian gelato flavors. 

BlooGrape Organic Sworls

Even if you can’t pronounce their name, you won’t forget this stop’s ice cream! Made with local organic ingredients, this stop is truly focused on healthy flavors and toppings! 

Sweet Street

A trip to Sweet Street feels like walking into Charlie’s Chocolate Factory! This candy store is packed with every sweet treat you could imagine, and they also serve gelato too!

Get your very own Tri-Valley Ice Cream Scooper!

🍦Take 5 different ice cream photos at the 
participating locations above

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🍦 Use the hashtag #TriValleyScoop