2015 People’s Flavor Awards Winners!

Flavor Contest

It was a perfect day for an ice cream contest and with over 600 attendees at our Minneapolis shop today we have determined the next Best in Show ice cream flavor as well as the best in each category of Fruit, Chocolate, Kids, Mix-in, Specialty and So Local

Best in Show

Cabernet De L’Orange by Michelle Hample
Blackberry, blood orange and honey ice cream.

Fruit
WINNER: Cabernet De L’Orange by Michelle Hample
Blackberry, blood orange and honey ice cream.

Pepperberry by Dan Adsit
Strawberry ice cream with tellicherry black pepper

Toasted Coconut Tortilla Corn Chip by Anita Wallace
Coconut ice cream with toasted coconut and crunched up salty corn tortilla chips

Pineapple Upside Down Cake by Desiree Carrier
Pineapple ice cream with caramel cake crumbles and pineapple chunks

Chocolate
WINNER: Cherry in the Spoon by Bryant Torkelson
Chocolate ice cream with cherry pieces and cheesecake bites

Smokin’ Hot Chocolate by Tom McGee
Dark chocolate ice cream with cayenne pepper, smoked paprika and whiskey from 11 Wells in St. Paul.

Chocolate Mary by Julian Marshall
Chocolate pudding ice cream with rosemary, olive oil and salt.

Chopstick by Alex Johansen
Chocolate ice cream with soy sauce ribbons and fortune cookie pieces.

Kids
Ginny Bean by Halle Villares
Vanilla bean ice cream with vanilla bean frosting and soft ginger snap cookies from Cookie Cart in Minneapolis.

WINNER: I’m Going Bananas by Lucy Neuville
Vanilla ice cream with caramelized bananas, walnuts and brown sugar.

Stupendous Everyday by Helena Lume
Caramel ice cream with swirls of creamy peanut butter, milk chocolate chunks, a splash of coffee and sea salt.

Gold Medal by Caroline Gauthier
Buttermilk ice cream with caramel chunks and caramel swirls.

Mix-In
Take “Several” by Clara Vargas
Pretzel ice cream with pretzel pieces, peanut butter swirl, peanuts and fudge sauce.

Fluffernutter by Carolyn Mager
Vanilla ice cream with marshmallow cream, peanut butter, chopped peanuts and toasted bread chunks (caramelized with brown sugar and honey).

Seven Layer Bar by Laura Mager
Vanilla ice cream with condensed milk, pecans, graham cracker bits, shredded coconut, chocolate and butterscotch chips.

WINNER: C & Oates by Ciara Parks
Cinnamon ice cream with chunks of oatmeal chocolate chip cookie dough.

Specialty
Shoo-Fly by Hannah Snider
Vanilla ice cream with blackstrap molasses, Dom Benedictine B&B liqueur, chopped walnuts and cinnamon.

Mexican Sweet Corn by Travis Halverson
Vanilla ice cream with grilled corn, honey, parmesan cheese, cracked pepper and cayenne pepper.

WINNER: Hot and Sassy Peanut Butter by Jessica McGuigan
Peanut butter ice cream with cayenne pepper, toasted sesame seeds and chocolate pieces.

Goma by Iilen Gillespie
Black sesame ice cream.

So Local
Up North by Barbara Mikk
Vanilla ice cream mixed with brown sugar, butter, apple cinnamon pie filling and wild rice from northern Minnesota.

WINNER:Turtle Cake by Caitlin Anderson
Vanilla ice cream with pecans, salted caramel ribbons and chunks of chocolate fudge cake from Cafe Latte.

A Spot of Tea by Jason Craig
TeaSource’s earl grey white tip tea ice cream with teacake pieces from The Baker’s Wife.

Dog Daze by Jessy Daniel
Dogwood ice cream with cardamom, chocolate espresso chips and cinnamon graham cracker crunch.

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4 comments on “2015 People’s Flavor Awards Winners!

    • Hello Lynda-

      Thanks for your interest in Izzy’s! You can submit a form on our contact us page or under wholesale inquiries and we’d be happy to send you some of our information on carrying Izzy’s at your location. Thanks!

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