July 12, 2018

The Latest Scoop: Where to Celebrate National Ice Cream Day at STC

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The third Sunday of July is drawing near, which means that a sweet celebration is on the horizon. Here at STC, we love all things ice cream, so in celebration of National Ice Cream Day, we put together a scoop on where you should be on this special day!

Cacao 70

Walking into Cacao 70 is like being a kid in a candy store – from its colourful aesthetic, savoury brunch menu, to their delicately crafted desserts – it’s the best spot to celebrate National Ice Cream Day in style.

Where? Upper Level TASTE MRKT

Try it! Indulge in a Raspberry Brownie Parfait, or enjoy your favourite flavours in a Choco-Nut Waffle or Cocoa and Fruit Crepe

Baskin Robbins

A timeless option for ice cream lovers, Baskin Robbins is the perfect go-to if you’re looking for classic flavours.

Where? Lower Level by Starbucks

Try it! Take a bite of their flavour of the month, the BeaverTails Pastry. Yes, you read that correctly, a classic Canadian pastry in ice-cream form!

Eva’s Chimney

The newest addition to the STC family, Eva’s Chimney takes a twist on the classic cone by using freshly baked dough, made in-house with organic ingredients. The end result? A perfectly rolled chimney cone topped with premium soft serve and house-made toppings. Whether you’re feeling something fruity, salty or sweet, Eva’s Chimney’s flavour combos has got your tastebuds covered. 

Where? Upper Level SWEET MRKT, by Guest Services

Try it! The Thai Mango Sticky Rice and Lemon Berry Mascarpone will hit the spot if you’re in the mood for a harmonious blend of fruitand ice-cream. Bonus: they’re vegan friendly!

Laura Secord 

Best known for their premium-quality chocolates, Laura Secord doesn’t sacrifice quality and flavour when it comes to their frozen treats.

Where? Visit Laura Secord at their new location in the Lower Level by Entrance #7. (Note for future reference: we always try to highlight key retailers located in the area as reference points & avoid mentioning places like Dollarama.

Try it! For salty & sweet lovers, treat yourself to Laura Secord’s newest flavour, Salted Caramel and Chocolate Fusion. Bonus: National Ice Cream Day falls on a Sunday, which means you can choose any showcase chocolate piece to top off your cone for free!

Canyon Creek

If you’re feeling for something a little more on the refreshing side, Canyon Creek is the best place to wind down after a long day of shopping.

Where? Off Progress Road, by Real Canadian Superstore

Try it! Enjoy a night of fine dining, and celebrate National Ice Cream Day with a spoonful of Mango Sorbet – best enjoyed on the patio!


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