Lake Effect Ice Cream’s New Scoop Shop
by jill - posted 4:35 pm, June 3, 2011
Just in time for summer, Lake Effect Ice Cream will be opening their doors at their new scoop shop this Saturday (June 4) at 20 Lock Street, Lockport NY (about 100 yards from the historic flight of five locks in downtown Lockport).
Owners Jason & Erik will be offering their locally made artisan ice cream in flavors such as Salty Caramel, Frozen Hot Chocolate, A Date at the Zoo, Banana Pancakes, Cinnamon Toast, Ellicottville Stout, Green Tea, Irish Cream, Loganberry, Love Potion #9, Mint Chip, Mocha Cappuccino, Nickel City Heat, Omanhene African Chocolate, Queen City Roller Girls Rocky Road, and Silver Cloud Vanilla.
They will also be introducing Artisan Sundaes created with the help of other local artisan bakers. Some of the sundaes offered will be:
The Banana Maple Stack
A dark maple soaked Zillycakes banana cupcake with Banana
Pancakes ice cream drizzled with local maple, and topped with pecans,
whipped cream and a cupcake top.
The Chocolate Smore-cupine
A pile of Frozen Hot Chocolate ice cream, covered with fire toasted
mini marshmallows, chocolate sauce, real whipped cream, and stuck with
honey graham sticks.
The Morning Commute
Mocha Cappuccino ice cream surrounded by chunks of Paula’s
peanut donut bites. Topped with real whipped cream, chocolate sauce,
and plenty of chopped nuts.
The French Caramel Macaron
Award winning Salty Caramel ice cream covered in hot caramel
sauce, whipped cream, chocolate sauce and nuts, topped with an
unbelievable Sarah Walley macaron.
The Chocolate Therapy Volcano
Omanhene African Chocolate ice cream, hollowed out and filled
with rich hot fudge, topped with DiCamillo biscotti pieces, a plume of
whipped cream, and chocolate sauce.
The Honey Bear
Silver Cloud Estates Vanilla Bean ice cream drizzled with local
wildflower honey, then topped with Chrusciki Bakery butter crumbles
and real whipped cream.
The Lake Effect Scoop Shop will also have cones, milkshakes, floats, pints, and beverages. Their weekly specials will be local fruit of the week, ice cream of the week, homemade whipped cream of the week (starting with chocolate whipped cream), and cereal topping of the week. Now that the local ice cream you love has a permanent home, you can visit (and taste) it Wednesdays through Sundays 12-9pm.