ice cream

Battle of the bubble waffle sundaes

Q: Which bubble waffle sundae is worth the $8 price?  My fascination with bubble waffle sundaes began when Double Three opened in Kalihi. The dessert shop opened in late January but Kalihi isn’t the only place you can find these sugar-loaded sundaes.  …

Something new: Sweet Creams

The cream team: Business partners Jeffrey Kao, left, and Bari Carroll. If you haven’t been to the ice cream pop ups, you may have at least seen Sweet Creams on social media, where staffers make ice cream from scratch, lay…

Our Top 5: Ice cream sandwiches

When it’s muggy and hot, ice cream becomes a need, not a want. Recently I rounded up a squad of fellow dessert fiends and we hit up Volcano Shakes to indulge in the over-the-top St. Helen’s Cookie Blast, which featured…

Something new: Matcha Cafe Maiko

Three words: matcha soft serve. ??? When my Waikiki fixer Dan Chang from Wang Chung’s shared a photo of his matcha hojicha float on Facebook, I was all over it like white on rice. Serendipitously, I had a meeting in…

Droolworthy: Volcano Shakes

The Mt. Saint Helens Volcano Shake Volcano Shakes Chances are you saw (and gasped at) a video posted by Business Insider on the mile-high milkshakes that shot New York City’s Black Tap Burgers & Bar to astronomical Instafame levels. Since…

Something new: Lucy’s Lab Creamery

When we first heard about Lucy’s Lab Creamery and its creative assortment of ice cream flavors, we knew we had to try it. So on Friday, when the shop opened to the public, we stopped by for a taste.What we…