Give These Not-So-Vanilla Ice Cream Flavors a Taste | Mary Wilcox

Give These Not-So-Vanilla Ice Cream Flavors a Taste


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If your go-to ice cream flavor is vanilla or chocolate, it’s time to mix it up and try something new this summer. Fortunately, Kansas City ice creameries specialize in offering unique flavors and innovative twists on old favorites. Take a break from the summer heat and cool off with some of the best ice cream in Kansas City!

Betty Rae’s

This Waldo ice creamery serves the most quintessential Kansas City ice flavor ever: Joe’s KC Burnt Ends & Sauce ice cream. This seasonal flavor won’t be around for long, so stop by Betty Rae’s to get a scoop both sweet and savory! I scream, you scream, we all scream…for barbecue ice cream?


Visit either of Glacé’s locations off the Plaza or in Leawood to taste a Kansas City favorite in frozen form: Boulevard Dark Truth Stout. Because what’s better than Glacé ice cream andBoulevard beer?

Poppy’s Ice Cream and Coffee House

Get your sugar rush and caffeine fix all in one trip at this Lee’s Summit favorite. Try a scoop of the Dirty Mocha Chai ice cream…in an actual Dirty Chai latte! Save this potent combination for when you need a serious pick-me-up.

Westport Ice Cream Bakery

Ghost peppers are notorious for being the hottest of all peppers — so Westport Ice Cream Bakery spiced up their regular chocolate flavor to create Ghost Pepper Hot Chocolate. This boosted chocolate may not cool you off as much as their other delicious flavors, but you’ll get major brownie points for trying the infamous ghost pepper!

Sylas and Maddy’s

This shop with locations in Olathe and Lawrence gives ice cream a decidedly Kansan twist. With flavors like Rock Choc Jayhawk and Kansas Twister, embrace your Kansan pride while munching on some delicious homemade ice cream at Sylas and Maddy’s.

Are you looking to find more than the best ice cream in Kansas City this summer?Contact us today — we’d be to get you started on your home ownership journey.