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It's the time of the year when malls get full of people, snow starts falling, and lights start shinning. Another seasonal tradition is the Praline's Peppermint Stick and Egg Nog Chocolate Chip Ice Cream. Make these two excellent flavors part of your holidays' tradition!Read More
We are happy to participate in this year's scooper Sunday challenge. The proceeds from the event will go to the Jordan Porco Foundation. We are very proud to help an organization who's changing the conversation around mental health. For more information, please visit www.rememberingjordan.org. Please support this great organization and vote for us!Read More
We are celebrating National Ice Cream Week! Praline's Own Made is celebrating National Ice Cream Week with our sweet friends from Connecticut Children's Medical Center. July 16, 2018 Praline's Cafe with celebrity scooper Matt "Mangler" Bessette from 5:00 pm to 9:00 pm. July 17, 2018 Mr. D's with Praline's with celebrity scooper The Whaler Guys from 5:00 pm to 9:00 pm. July 18, 2018 Praline's Berlin with celebrity scooper Dennis House from 5:00 pm to 9:00 pm. July 21, 2018 Praline's at Buckland Hills Mall with celebrity scooper The Whaler Guys from 11:00 am to 3:00 pm. 33% of the proceeds will be donated to benefit the CT Children's Medical Center.Read More
Help us celebrate National Ice Cream Week by eating and giving! From July 15th to July 21st Praline's Own Made Ice Cream will be celebrating National Ice Cream Week by raising money for kids in need. Come and get some ice cream served by our celebrity scoopers and a portion of the proceeds from your purchase will be donated to the CT Children's Medical Center. July 16th from 5:00 pm to 9:00 Matt "Mangler" Bassette Praline's Cafe 50 Center Street Southington, CT July 17th from 5:00 pm to 9:00 pm The Whaler Guys Mr. D's 50 N Main Street Wallingford, CT July 18th from 5:00 pm to 9:00 pm Dennis House Praline's Berlin 1179 Farmington Avenue Kensington, CT July 21st from 11:00 am to 3:00 pm The Whaler Guys Praline's Buckland Hills Mall 194 Buckland Hills Drive Manchester, CT For more information email us at Jalmar@pralinesownmade.comRead More
Ice cream is a well-known treat most that just about everyone enjoys eating. It’s been around since about the 1600s and with the vast array of flavors and textures available today, the joy this sweet treat brings is something most people can relate to. Over the years, ice cream went from a delicacy only royalty enjoyed, to a dessert anyone could purchase in a box at their grocery store freezer aisle. Served in a bowl and eaten with a spoon, or shaped as a figure that you lick off of a stick, there are lots of different ways to enjoy ice cream. One way that’s extra delicious is using a cone. These cookie-like wafers keep your hands clean, allow you to enjoy ice cream on the go, and give you an extra something sweet to eat together with your ice cream. First introduced sometime around the early 1900’s as a…Read More
Most Americans today are familiar with extended families. In fact, the modern family typically includes parents who are remarried, children that are adopted, and many other variations. It’s become much more the norm. To honor stepfamilies, a day of acknowledgment is held every year on September 16th. National Stepfamily Day highlights the importance of the bonds and relationships these families share. While there are sometimes hurdles faced by families where divorce and new sibling assimilation must occur, there are also great bonds and victories to be celebrated—and that is what this day recognizes. What better way to celebrate such an important family day than going out for ice cream? (more…)Read More
Next Wednesday, September 13, is National Peanut Day. Peanuts are actually legumes, not nuts, that are filled with protein, antioxidants, and nutrients. Praline’s invites you to come to the Connecticut ice cream shop closest to you to enjoy some of our delicious ice cream with peanuts or peanut butter on National Peanut Day. Ice Cream Flavors with Peanuts and Peanut Butter at Praline’s If you like your ice cream with chunks of peanuts, you can try our Snickers flavor. We crush Snickers candy and hand-mix it with our creamy vanilla ice cream. If you prefer smooth and creamy peanut butter in your ice cream, Praline’s has another flavor you can try. Our Peanut Butter Chip Swirl ice cream is vanilla ice cream with chocolate chunks and a peanut butter ripple throughout. If you prefer peanut butter cups, Praline’s has tasty ice cream flavors that are perfect for National Peanut Day.…Read More
Many people enjoy the taste of a cup of coffee, as well as the cool and creamy flavor of a scoop of ice cream. If these are two of your favorite treats, you can combine them with scoops of Coffee ice cream. Coffee takes on an even more delicious taste when it is combined with cream and sugar and frozen. People have been enjoying the taste of coffee ice cream for many years. It has been made since at least the late 19th century. Praline’s invites you to come to the shop closest to you on Wednesday, September 6 to celebrate National Coffee Ice Cream Day. The holiday is observed every year on that date. Praline’s serves traditional Coffee ice cream and Coffee Oreo with Coffee ice cream and pieces of Oreo cookies. Toppings for Your Coffee Ice Cream Sundae You can choose to have your ice cream on one…Read More
Children all across Connecticut are heading back to school. The start of a new academic year is an important time for kids. They get to meet their new teachers and spend time with friends they may not have seen much over the summer. Some children are happy to go back to school, while others are disappointed that summer is over. Whether your children are looking forward to the first day of school or not, you can make the transition easier by taking them out for ice cream after their first day. You can come to your local Praline’s and enjoy sundaes made with our award-winning ice cream and talk to your children about their experiences on their first day of class. Dozens of Delicious Ice Cream Flavors and Toppings at Praline’s Praline’s is known all over Connecticut for our award-winning ice cream. We serve dozens of flavors, including traditional favorites…Read More