Ice cream truck Sydney

Ice cream truck Sydney

Over the Moo, purveyors of coconut-milk-based ice-cream, will hit Sydney’s streets on March 2. The treats will be served from a 1981 Ford Transit. “The truck is really an extension of our dream … we wanted to get our product on the road, ” says Over the Moo’s founder, Alex Houseman. Thursdays to Sundays Over the Moo will rotate between beach, city and different market locations selling its vegan, lactose-free ice-cream. It will also attend festivals such as this year’s Taste of …

Cheap Ice cream vans

Cheap Ice cream vans

The MUNCHIES Guide to British Ice Cream Vans We tracked down Mario & Luigi’s ice cream van in a London park, elbowed some whiny kids out of the way, and ate six of the best in classic British ice cream offerings. This article originally appeared on MUNCHIES in June 2016. Remember those childhood summers, and the pure adrenaline that would rush through your sugar-addled system at the sound of a tinkly Greensleeves chime? Out into the street you d rush, clutching three …

Ice cream van cost

Ice cream van cost

Earlier this year we surveyed 35 ice cream truck vendors actively operating across the United States to ask them a simple, but not easy to find answer: How much money does their ice cream truck make per day on average? The results of our survey was surprising, but first we want to dive into the methodology behind our survey. Numbers don’t lie, but they can be misleading when taken out of context. Before we share the results, we want you to have a clear understanding about the …

Ice cream van freezer

Ice cream van freezer

There is just something inherently creepy these days about the Ice Cream Truck coming down the street. If you’re an ice cream truck driver, I apologize. It’s very likely not you. Or at least, I hope it’s not you. Oh, I’m sure that back in the day it was an innocent and smile-inducing moment to see that white truck making its way through the neighborhood, music and bells ringing through the air. Heck, even I remember just two and a half decades ago, how normal it seemed to have …

Old fashioned Ice cream van

Old fashioned Ice cream van

Image credit: Getty Images How a musical truck hijacked an elite dessert and delivered it to the people. It’s the sound of summer: a string of jangly notes cutting through the sticky-hot air. The response is Pavlovian. Mouths water. Parents reach for their wallets. Kids lace up their shoes and hit the pavement. For Ben Van Leeuwen, it was no different. Growing up in suburban Riverside, Conn., he’d race toward the siren song. The ice cream truck was coming. In the sea of sweaty …

Ice cream van Sound Effect

Ice cream van Sound Effect

Found Sounds is a SoundCloud community feature focusing on some of the most weird and wonderful sounds that can be found on SoundCloud. Count on new installments with some of our favorite sounds each Tuesday! Few sounds evoke the nostalgic memories of summer as intensely as the jingle of an ice cream truck. It’s sort of the “good news” equivalent of an emergency siren, and in areas where their summer arrival is eagerly awaited, the effect is practically Pavlovian. Today’s first …

Ice cream vans Glasgow

Ice cream vans Glasgow

Image copyright Watchtower Media Image caption Ian Hamilton later apologised on Facebook, saying he was drunk A TSB account manager pulled a gun on an ice cream van man as he tried to rob him, then sent him a Facebook message to apologise, a court has heard. Ian Hamilton pulled out the weapon and pointed it at Neil McIntyre in Kilwinning, Ayrshire, in July 2016. Hamilton, who is from Kilwinning, said you re getting robbed as he tried to force Mr McIntyre, 31, to hand over his …

Bedford Ice cream van

Bedford Ice cream van

Many celebrities like to spend their hard earned millions on lots of crazy things … big houses, fancy jewelry, extravagant cars … Hell, Justin Bieber just got a $100k car for his 18th birthday. But Harry Potter star Rupert Grint decided to spend part of his dough on a much more fun vehicle. Apparently, it was always a dream of Grint ’s to own his own ice cream truck … so now that he can afford it, that is exactly what he bought for himself. Click below to check out Rupert’s sweet …

Ice cream van Tracker

Ice cream van Tracker

For decades, their chugging and chiming has signalled the start of summer and feeding time for generations of children armed with small change and sweet tooths. Now, Britain s ice cream vans are stalling their way into a winter of discontent and towards an uncertain future in which they face becoming as endangered as milk floats. Meltdown for the country s estimated 5, ice cream vans started with the rise of the domestic freezer in the Fifties but has been compounded more recently …

Ice cream van eBay

Ice cream van eBay

Bedford is much celebrated as a British classic right-hand drive car. Though often referred to as Bedford classic cars, the Bedford vehicles that were made in Luton, were mostly lorries, trucks, buses and vans. These vintage Bedford commercial vehicles were built by Vauxhall Motors and were unique because they ran on the overhead-valve (OHV) six-cylinder Chevrolet engine, which at the time was ground-breaking. Powered by a superior engine, these now classic Bedford vehicles enjoyed …

Van Leeuwen Artisan Ice cream

Van Leeuwen Artisan Ice cream

That was all it took. The next year, Ten Speed Press published Lebovitz s The Perfect Scoop: Ice Creams, Sorbets, Granitas, and Sweet Accompaniments and it landed with a bang on the best-seller lists. A paperback version is still in print; the book remains a hit more than a decade later. An ice cream cookbook is a very specific thing. Unlike most other cookbooks, it assumes — and often requires — that you own an appliance that most people don t consider necessary. For most recipes …

Ice cream van Edinburgh

Ice cream van Edinburgh

Betty King (left) cafe worker Vince D Angelo (right) © Reproduced with acknowledgement to Desmond King, son of Betty King. Ice Cream Van Leslie King (and who else?) © Reproduced with acknowledgement to Desmond King, son of Betty King Desmond wrote: Photo 1 My Mother This photo shows my mother, Betty King, with a cafe worker (unknown to me). On the right is, as I called him, Uncle Vince D Angelo. As usual, he was was having fun, in this instance having his thumb and hand sticking …

Ice cream van Manufacturers UK

Ice cream van Manufacturers UK

Suncream Dairies is a family-owned wholesale business which successfully blends the rich heritage and tradition of Italian ice cream with 21st century manufacturing techniques to create great value, great tasting and award winning ice cream in a wide range of flavours for the food and hospitality sector. Launched in 1967 by the current owners’ father, Domenico Manfredi, Suncream is a significant producer of both luxury and affordable ice creams and is proud to successfully combine …

Irish Ice cream van

Irish Ice cream van

If one were to make a list of priorities concerning child welfare in Ireland, ice cream is probably not “up there”. Fine Gael Senator Catherine Noone, an enemy of ice cream cones everywhere, thinks otherwise, raising the issue in the Seanad, and not doing those in favour of the retention of that House of the Oireachtas any flavours, sorry, favours. The “persistent use of chimes in public streets and in estates is an aggressive form of selling and it wouldn’t be countenanced in …

Van Leeuwen Ice cream truck locations

Van Leeuwen Ice cream truck locations

From coast to coast we’ve searched to find some of the quirkiest, interesting, original, and of course delicious food trucks around. Each day we’ll introduce a new truck and let you discover why it made it to our list. A lot of people can remember the music and limitless menu of their neighborhood ice cream truck from childhood. Ben Van Leeuwen, his wife Laura O’Neill and his brother Peter Van Leeuwen took this classic model of traditional ice cream trucks and made it their own …