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Monthly Archives: April 2013

R.I.P., George Jones

We’re flyin’ the country music flag at half mast. Rest in peace, George Jones. We know you’re already lighting up a stage somewhere on the other side.

Jeni’s & Food52 Fan’s Ice Cream Inspiration

We’ve experienced a lot of notable firsts in the 10-year history of our company. The latest is a first-ever collaboration with a customer/fan/Jeni’s Splendid Ice Creams at Home devotee. Last summer, Food52 asked their readers to build a new flavor using Jeni’s basic ice cream recipe from Jeni’s Splendid Ice Creams at Home. Of the scads…

2013 Mother’s Day Collection

We’re accepting pre-orders for the 2013 Mother’s Day Collection, starring Riesling Poached Pear Sorbet, Lemon Frozen Yogurt, Savannah Buttermint, and the brand-new Chamomile ice cream. Chamomile ice cream is exactly what the name suggests: wonderfully aromatic chamomile flowers steeped in grass-grazed Snowville cream. It’s our ode to moms everywhere, and it’s rich and buttery, with…

Jeni’s New Rampside Pickup

On April Fool’s Day we kidded about adding a replica of the Santa Maria to our fleet of delivery vehicles. Well, the latest addition to our stable ain’t no joke. Not at all. Check it out: earlier this week, the good people at Canton’s Motor Car Portfolio delivered us this beautiful 1962 Chevrolet Corvair 95…

Jeni’s & Record Store Day

The great worldwide event known as Record Store Day is Saturday April 20. Ambassador Jack White’s getting in the mood and so are we. On Saturday, when you buy two pints in any of our scoop shops (except German Village) you’ll also walk away with a free, real-deal vinyl copy of Flavors From Earth, the limited-edition album recorded…

The New Food52 Flavor: Olive Oil, Saffron, Orange + Caramel

Last summer, we and our friends at the James Beard Award-winning Food52 asked readers to create a new flavor using Jeni’s basic ice cream recipe from the James Beard Award-winning Jeni’s Splendid Ice Creams at Home. Hundreds of entries from around the United States poured in, and in the end Jeni and Food52 declared Columbus resident…

The Sandwicherita: Docked Downtown Until Further Notice

  In the wake of yesterday’s “news” that the new Ice Cream Sandwicherita would soon be gliding through the waters of the Scioto River to sell Hard Tack Macaroon sandwiches to Message in a Bottle app users, we’d like to thank a few good sports. First: The dedicated people who maintain the Santa Maria, Capital City’s…

Earth Day 2013 & the New Mini Jeni’s at Columbus Commons

Some great news you can use, direct from our official Bureau of Information: (COLUMBUS, OHIO) — Jeni’s Splendid Ice Creams is thrilled to announce the opening of a new seasonal scoop shop at 11 a.m. Saturday April 27 at the Columbus Commons, the site of outdoor concerts and family-friendly events throughout the year in Downtown…

New Ice Cream Sandwicherita Set to Sail This Afternoon

Jeni’s Splendid Ice Creams Set To Sail The Ice Cream Sandwicherita First-ever food boat in the nation to efficiently deliver Jeni’s extended line of award-winning ice cream sandwiches to residents along the southern Ohio leg of the Scioto River. (COLUMBUS, OHIO) — Jeni’s Splendid Ice Creams is thrilled to announce a new public/private collaborative venture concept/partnership…